Bishop Mambo Jailed But In 25,000 Kwacha Option

Bishop Mambo Jailed But In 25,000 Kwacha Option

Bishop John Mambo has been jailed nine months for Contempt of Court but the Supreme Court has given him an option of paying K 25,000 if he wants freedom. Bishop Mambo who is chairperson of the Civil Society Constitutional Agenda wrote a letter to the Judiciary accusing some Supreme Court judges of being more interested […]

I Allowed Accused to Have Sex With Me, Juvenile Tells Court

I Allowed Accused to Have Sex With Me, Juvenile Tells Court

A 16-year-old grade eight pupil, who was allegedly defiled and impregnated by her 18-year-old boyfriend, has told the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court that she consented to the sex and that she didn’t disclose her real age to him. The 16-year-old further told the court that her boyfriend actually threatened to report her to the police if […]

Supreme Court To Sentence Bishop Mambo Next Week

SUPREME COURT TO SENTENCE BISHOP JOHN MAMBO NEXT WEEK ON FRIDAY, 15TH MARCH 2019 CiSCA chairperson Bishop John Mambo who voluntarily pleaded guilty to a contempt of court charge in the Supreme Court, will be sentenced next Friday, 15th March 2019. Mambo pleaded guilty saying he didn’t mean to bring the Court into disrepute or […]

Garbage Collector In Court for Stealing Fire Extinguisher From Lodge

Garbage Collector In Court for Stealing Fire Extinguisher From Lodge

A 29-year-old garbage collector of Lusaka’s Chainda Compound has been dragged to court for allegedly stealing a fire extinguisher, six doormats, a teapot, cups and other items all valued at K2,300, from Dover lodge. This is a matter in which Kelly Chulu is facing one count of breaking into a building and committing a felony. […]

Nephew Kills Uncle Over Girlfriend

Nephew Kills Uncle Over Girlfriend

A 24-Year-Old man of Kamatipa Township in Kitwe has allegedly stabbed to death his uncle, whom he found with his girlfriend. Copperbelt Deputy Commissioner of Police Wamunyima Wamunyima said in an interview yesterday that Jack M’hango allegedly murdered his uncle, Dickson M’hango, 56, on Saturday at around 23:30 hours.  

Chingola Hubby Murders Wife, Commits Suicide

Chingola Hubby Murders Wife, Commits Suicide

A man in Chingola has hacked his wife to death and later committed suicide. And Chingola’s Chiwempala residents have bemoaned the high levels of violence and abuse against women in the area. Residents – mostly women who spoke in unison said there is high number of physical abuse amongst married women in the area. Lakabu […]

DEC Nabs 3 Over K500,000

DEC Nabs 3 Over K500,000

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested three people at a telecommunications company for money laundering activities involving over K500,000. DEC deputy public relations officer Kamufisa Manchishi identified the three as Phidelis Chiboola, a treasury officer, Ebbie Kadantu, compliance and tax officer, and Joel Mufuzi, an accountant. Mr Manchishi said in a statement that Chiboola, […]

Headman Charged K24,000 For Assault

Headman Charged K24,000 For Assault

A VILLAGE headman convicted for beating up a woman he suspected to have poisoned his cow because of its inflated stomach has met reconciliation demands of K24, 000. Wellington Habeenzu, a headman of Hamaundu village, assaulted the woman after the accusations only to discover later that the animal was actually pregnant. In this case Habeenzu, […]

Ghost Workers On Payroll Land Health Worker In Problem

Ghost Workers On Payroll Land Health Worker In Problem

THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Lusaka has arrested a 43 year-old Ministry of Health employee for money laundering activities involving more than K60, 000, says public relations officer Theresa Katongo. Ms Katongo said Joseph Mashilipa Mwaba, 43, a Human Resource Management Officer at the Ministry of Health has been arrested for theft, theft by […]