Police Charge 3 Ndola Pastors

Police Charge 3 Ndola Pastors

Five pastors and three others were yesterday arrested and charged with unlawful assembly after they allegedly held a political meeting without notifying the police. The pastors are Lloyd Nsakanya, 46, Amos Kanyakula, 45, Justin Kiinda, 49, Patrick Sikazwe, 48, and George Palo, 54, all of Ndola. Others are Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) […]

Zambian Man Fraudulently Obtained K9,000 Benefits By Altering His age

Zambian Man Fraudulently Obtained K9,000 Benefits By Altering His age

Lusaka businessman Spend a night in jail after a magistrate revoked his bond upon learning that he allegedly fraudulently obtained about K9,000 benefits by altering his age. Daniel Kapakala, 49, a business consultant of Kamwala, allegedly changed his year of birth on the national registration card (NRC) so that he could be eligible to get […]

Police Arrest 5 Over Emeralds Theft

Police Arrest 5 Over Emeralds Theft

Police  on the Copperbelt have arrested five people in connection with the theft of emeralds and an undisclosed amount of money from Continental Mining Africa in Lufwanyama. The thieves, who were allegedly armed with iron bars, yesterday broke into a warehouse at Continental Africa Mine after beating up one of the security guards who was […]

Zambian Man Bit Off Pregnant Wife’s Private Parts

Zambian Man Bit Off Pregnant Wife’s Private Parts

23-YEAR-OLD pregnant woman of Chief Mibenge in Mansa is nursing injuries on her private parts after allegedly being bitten by her husband. Luapula Province commissioner of police Elias Chushi said the incident happened on Monday around 23:00 hours and identified the woman as Anne Chalwe. Mr Chushi said the woman, who is five months pregnant, […]

Over 140 Illegal Firearms Set Ablaze At Police Headquarters

Over 140 Illegal Firearms Set Ablaze At Police Headquarters

The Zambia Police Service yesterday destroyed 143 illegal firearms which it retrieved from members of the public, comprising 50 home-made or non-conventional guns, 80 rifles and 13 pistols. Acting Minister of Home Affairs Given Lubinda set the firearms ablaze at Police headquarters. The firearms were collected through the African Union (AU) amnesty month programme, obsolete […]

‘Mr Smith’ Denies Circulating P*rn^graphy

‘Mr Smith’ Denies Circulating P*rn^graphy

A 32-year-old man of Ndola’s Lubuto West identified as Mwamba Kafula, who was allegedly duping women into sending nude videos of themselves under the pretext that a ‘Mr Smith’ would pay them K100,000, has pleaded not guilty to prohibition of pornography in the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court. And Mwamba, a lab technician at Zambezi Portland, has […]

Peruvian Man Stabs 19-Year-Old Zambian Girlfriend

Peruvian Man Stabs 19-Year-Old Zambian Girlfriend

A 33-year-old Peruvian man has been arrested for allegedly wounding a 19-year-old woman of Kitwe’s Kwacha township he has a child with. Copperbelt Commissioner of Police Charity Katanga said in an interview on Sunday  that Angeles Carrasco allegedly injured Bridget Chiti around 03:20 hours yesterday. Mrs Katanga said the suspect hurt Ms Chiti at a […]

Pastor Appears In Court Over Widow’s Cash

Pastor Appears In Court Over Widow’s Cash

Inter-denomination Jesus Ministry overseer John Simfukwe yesterday appeared in the Lusaka Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing over K200,000 from a widow whom he promised to buy a house. Simfukwe, 39, of North Gardens in Lusaka, is charged with theft by agent. It is alleged that between August 16, 2016 and August 17 this year, Simfukwe […]