Man Kills Wife Over Child Parantage

A 27-Year-old woman of John Howard compound has been stabbed to death by her husband after a quarrel over their one year old daughter. The woman identified as Dailes Bubala was stabbed by her husband after she told him that he was not the father to their daughter. A ZNBC crew that rushed to the […]

Abortion Cases Rise In Nakonde District

Health authorities in Nakonde district, Northern province have expressed concern over the increased cases of abortions and fire related accidents in the border town. Nakonde District Medical Officer Mike Chisha said the district has in the recent past recorded an increase in the cases of abortions. Dr. Chisha said fire related accidents have also risen […]

Man Killed By Mentally Challenged Man

A mentally challenged person on the Copperbelt has killed a man by hitting him with a piece of wood on the head. Ms Siamana has explained that the incident happened today along the Kitwe-Chingola road. She has identified the deceased as Nicholas Bwalya of K.T.C village Kawama adding that he was attacked in the morning […]

Police Officer Arrested On Assault Charges

A Lusaka police officer has been arrested and charged for allegedly beating a woman civilian of Matero police camp. Police Service spokesperson, Ndandula Siamana has named the respective officer as Constable Brian Munkonkota, who assaulted Susan Daka on 2nd July this year. The incident happened after Constable Munkonkota poured water on Mrs Daka’s daughter, who […]

NRP : Put V.J Under House Arrest Until After Elections

The National Revolution Party NRP has demanded that President Rupiah Banda puts former government Chief whip Vernon Mwaanga on house arrest until after the general elections. And the NRP President Cosmo Mumba has charged that the MMD should explain to the nation the role of Mr. Mwaanga in this years general elections, alleging that Mr. […]

Kangombe : MarkyII’s Arrest Could Be Politically Motivated

Zambia Peoples Pact Interim Secretary Christopher Kangombe has observed that the arrest of popular Copperbelt Musician Malaza Kaira aka Marky 2 could be politically motivated. Kangombe wonders why Marky 2 was arrested for suspected Copper Theft when well known copper dealers on the Copperbelt have been left parading the streets freely. He has since demanded […]

Scramble For Plot, 17 To Vie For Presidency

Seventeen presidential candidates are expected to contest this year’s presidential election. This is according to a drawn up timetable for the filing of presidential nominations by the Electoral Commission of Zambia. The filing of presidential nominations will commence on Sunday 7th August through to 11th August, 2011. ECZ public relations manager Cris Akufuna says this […]

Four (4) Appear In Court For Assaulting Muvi Tv Staff

Four MMD cadres appeared in court on charges of robbing a Muvi TV news crew of their equipment and other personal Items, as well as threatening violence. The 4 have been idetntified as Abram Banda aged 28, Cephas Phiri aged 29, Use Mukalipi aged 27 and Kapasa Mwape aged 21, all of Lusaka. Lusaka Resident […]

Brace Yourselves For Public Debates, Presidential Candidates Told

All Presidential aspirants in this year’s general elections have been advised to brace themselves for public debates on a variety of issues. Electoral Commission of Zambia –ECZ- Chairperson, Ireen Mambilima has further said the candidates must be bold and respect Zambians’ decision on 20th September. She was speaking when addressing at least 18 political party […]

Chief Denies Endorsing HH

Chief Chibwika of the Lunda people of Mwinilunga in the North-Western Province has refuted media reports that he has endorsed the candidature of opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema for this year’s elections set for September 20, 2011. Speaking in an interview from Mwinilunga yesterday, Chief Chibwika’s spokesman, Julias Muyinda, said […]