C/Belt Police Arrest 10 Chinese Over Shooting Incident

C/Belt Police Arrest 10 Chinese Over Shooting Incident

Police on the Copperbelt have arrested 10 Chinese nationals all from Bolo Mine, in connection with the shooting of a teenager. Copperbelt Police Commissioner Charity Katanga confirmed and named the teenager as John Mumba 16. According to Katanga, the ten Chinese nationals arrested are being held so that the victim can identify the shooter. The […]

Fourth Dead Body Discovered In Kasama.

Fourth Dead Body Discovered In Kasama.

  Another decomposed dead body of an unidentified woman has been discovered in Kasama in a shallow ditch in the excised P47 forest near Musenga Township bringing the number to four within a space of 46 days. And Northern Province Deputy Police Commissioner, Edwin Bwanga, tells Mano News today that police are yet to establish […]

Chinese Shoot Unarmed Boy, 16 As He Went To Fetch Fire Wood But Police To Charge Them With Only Assault

Chinese Shoot Unarmed Boy, 16 As He Went To Fetch Fire Wood But Police To Charge Them With Only Assault

Police on the Copperbelt have arrested 10 Chinese nationals all from Bolo Mine, in connection with the shooting of a teenager. Copperbelt Police Commissioner Charity Katanga confirmed and named the teenager as John Mumba 16. According to Katanga, the ten Chinese nationals arrested are being held so that the victim can identify the shooter. The […]

Ex-Con Gets 10 years for Impersonating Cop, Obtaining Money By False Pretences

Ex-Con Gets 10 years for Impersonating Cop, Obtaining Money By False Pretences

CHIPATA Magistrates’ Court has sentenced an ex-convict to 10 years imprisonment with hard labour for impersonating a police officer and obtaining money by false pretences. Magistrate Moses Mukumba Phiri on Friday sentenced Francis Kayombo of Kalongwezi to 10 years imprisonment with hard labour. Magistrate Phiri sentenced Kayombo after he pleaded guilty to charges of personating […]

East DEC Arrests 213 Over Drugs, Money Laundering Since Jan 2018

East DEC Arrests 213 Over Drugs, Money Laundering Since Jan 2018

CHADIZA District administrative officer Gerald Tembo says people must recognise the major impediments to development which are posed by drug abuse and illicit trafficking. And the Drug Enforcement Commission says it has arrested 213 people over drug trafficking and money laundering related cases in the first half of this year. Officiating at the International Day […]

Ex-Con Gets 10 Years For Impersonating Cop, Obtaining Money By False Pretences

Ex-Con Gets 10 Years For Impersonating Cop, Obtaining Money By False Pretences

CHIPATA Magistrates’ Court has sentenced an ex-convict to 10 years imprisonment with hard labour for impersonating a police officer and obtaining money by false pretences. Magistrate Moses Mukumba Phiri on Friday sentenced Francis Kayombo of Kalongwezi to 10 years imprisonment with hard labour. Magistrate Phiri sentenced Kayombo after he pleaded guilty to charges of personating […]

Kapiri Police Charge Woman With Concealing Birth Of Child

Kapiri Police Charge Woman With Concealing Birth Of Child

POLICE in Kapiri Mposhi have arrested a 20-year-old woman for dumping her two-week-old daughter. Police sources confirmed the development and identified the woman who dumped her daughter at a bar as Doreen Museka of Soweto compound in Kapiri Mposhi district. “We have picked up a 20-year-old woman of Soweto Northpark in Kapiri Mposhi for dumping […]

Katete man gets 2 years for Causing Death of His Brother

Katete man gets 2 years for Causing Death of His Brother

THE Chipata High Court on Tuesday jailed a Katete resident to two years imprisonment with hard labour for killing his brother after they quarrelled over land. And the court fined a Nyimba taxi driver K2,500 for causing death by dangerous driving. Before Lusaka judge Gertrude Chawatama, who is sitting in Chipata, was Potipher Phiri, who […]

Zim Man Gets 7 years For Attempted Rape

Zim Man Gets 7 years For Attempted Rape

THE Livingstone High Court has jailed a Zimbabwean man seven years for attempting to rape a woman on the Mosi-oa-tunya Road in December 2016. Eugene Marc Bizita Nkhomo of house number MR 2 Victoria Falls Town, Zimbabwe, was charged with attempted rape contrary to the Laws of Zambia. It is alleged that on December 15, […]

Frederick Chiluba Jr Gets K3,000 Cash Bail

Frederick Chiluba Jr Gets K3,000 Cash Bail

LUSAKA magistrate Nthandose Chabala has granted former president Frederick Chiluba’s son, Frederick, a K3,000 cash bail pending appeal against his eight months jail term slapped on him for stealing a cell phone. In her ruling yesterday on Frederick’s bail application pending appeal, magistrate Chabala ordered Frederick, who has been incarcerated since May 16 when he […]