Court Jails Lusaka Apostle For Swindling Kabanana Residents

A LUSAKA pastor who swindled several residents of Kabanana compound of their money has been convicted and sentenced to eight years imprisonment with hard labour. Lusaka resident magistrate Alice Walusiku delivered judgment in Apostle Paul Mulenga’s absentia as he was still on the run. Mulenga and five others were charged with 39 counts of theft […]

Fugitive Chipata Father Who Killed Son Over Mother’s Trousers Hands Self To Police

A CHIPATA businessman who shot dead his 19-year-old son for wearing his mother’s trousers two weeks ago has handed himself over to Chipata Central Police Station.
Eastern Province police commissioner Alex Chilufya said Martin Mwale Snr had fled to Malawi after killing his son Martin Jr. 
”Yes, I can confirm that Martin Mwale, who recently fatally […]

35 JERABOS Plead Guilty For Criminal Trespass

35 JERABOS Plead Guilty For Criminal Trespass

35 youths suspected to be illegal miners commonly known as Jerabos from Kitwe’s Wusakile and Chamboli Townships have pleaded guilty to criminal trespass in the Kitwe Magistrate court. The group whose ages range between 17 and 30 years old were charged with criminal trespass contrary to the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence were […]

Court fines Man K1,500 for Denying Son Medical Attention

Court fines Man K1,500 for Denying Son Medical Attention

A MPIKA Pastor on Wednesday wept uncontrollably as the Mpika Magistrates’ Court fined him K1,500 in default serve nine months imprisonment with hard labour for neglecting to provide necessities to his son. This is in a case in which Glorious Church pastor Steven Bwalya, 45, of TAZARA compound in Mpika, was charged with neglecting to […]

Chipata Man Gets 2 years For Burglary And Theft

Chipata Man Gets 2 years For Burglary And Theft

THE Chipata Magistrates’ Court has jailed a 26-year-old man of Referendum compound 24 months for burglary and theft. And a Drug Enforcement Commission officer yesterday narrated how he arrested three people who were trafficking in psychotropic substances at Chipata’s St Anne’s cemetery. Chipata resident magistrate Boniface Mwala convicted and jailed Offman Zulu after he pleaded […]

Chipata Man Kills Son For Wearing Mother’s Trousers

Chipata Man Kills Son For Wearing Mother’s Trousers

A CHIPATA businessman has shot dead his son for allegedly wearing his mother’s trousers. Eastern Province police commissioner Alex Chilufya confirmed the incident, which occurred around 21:00 hours last night. A strong rumour this afternoon indicated that the man had been found dead near the Malawi border, although police could not confirm the speculation. The […]

Abducted Taxi Driver Killed, Buried – Suspect

Abducted Taxi Driver Killed, Buried – Suspect

A CONGOLESE national detained in Ndola has told police that the missing taxi driver he hired last week on Monday was killed and buried in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Peter Chainda, 48, was hired from Masala township last week on Monday and has not been seen since, but there has been information that […]

ZRA & ZAWA Nab 3 Chinese, 2 Zambians For Possessing Rhino Horns

ZRA & ZAWA Nab 3 Chinese, 2 Zambians For Possessing Rhino Horns

On 27th July 2017, a joint team of investigators from the Zambia Revenue Authority, Department of National Parks and Wildlife (Chipata) and the Immigration Department arrested a group of five suspected wildlife criminals for illegal possession of rhino horn. Three Chinese and two Zambian men were arrested at Chanida, Eastern Province, close to the border […]

Nakonde Man Shoots Dead Wife, Lover in Front of His children

Nakonde Man Shoots Dead Wife, Lover in Front of His children

Police have arrested a 33-year-old Nakonde man who allegedly shot dead his wife and her lover in front of his children. Police Spokesperson Esther Mwaata Katongo confirmed this in a statement. “Police in Lusaka have arrested a 33 years old man identified as Peter Siwale, a clearing agent in Nakonde of Muchinga Province also of […]

Lubinda: The Fight Against Graft Not Enough

Lubinda: The Fight Against Graft Not Enough

Government has expressed concern over the slow pace at which the country is moving in fighting corruption. Justice Minister Given Lubinda has observed that the fight against corruption in Zambia has remained static since 2014. He says it is government’s desire that the fight against corruption will be strengthened and everyone will get involved. Mr […]

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