Siavonga PF Member In Court For Smuggling

A MEMBER of the Patriotic Front in Siavonga has appeared in the magistrates’ court for being in possession of smuggled cigarettes. Before Siavonga magistrate Edward Banda was Japhet Nyambose, 38 a resident of Mitcho compound who was charged with a count of being in possession of smuggled cigarettes contrary to the Laws of Zambia. It […]

ACC Re-Arrests Alfred Sakala

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has re-arrested former Deputy Permanent Secretary (DPS) for Luapula Province Alfred Sakala and a contractor Moffat Kabimba for corruption involving K47, 763. 22. Alfred Sakala, 43, of house No. NY94 Woodlands Extension, Godfrey Chitalu Road, today 24th of May 2017 charged with one (1) count of willful failure to comply with […]

LCC Arrests 250 Patrons From Illegal Night Joints

LCC Arrests 250 Patrons From Illegal Night Joints

A COMBINED team of State personnel and Lusaka City Council (LCC) police on Friday night arrested some 250 patrons from illegal night joints in six townships. The four-hour night operation started at the notorious ‘Devil Street’ in Emmasdale where patrons were forced to scamper in all directions as security personnel gave chase. Bar owners operating […]

Police Arrest 35 Year Old Man For Defiling A Four Year Old Girl

Police Arrest 35 Year Old Man For Defiling A Four Year Old Girl

LUSAKA, 4th May, 2017 – We have apprehended a male adult identified as Boyd Tembo aged 35 years of Chainda for allegedly defiling a four years old female juvenile also of Chainda Compound. This occurred on 3rd May 2017 at about 18 00 hours in Chainda Compound. The accused who is well known in the […]

Murder Convict Longwe To Appeal Death Sentence

MURDER-convict Precious Longwe has filed a notice to appeal against a death sentence slapped on her for killing her husband in May 2016. Lusaka High Court judge Sharon Newa on April 13 convicted and sentenced Longwe, a former BancABC employee, to death by hanging for shooting dead her husband Akakanda Lubinda Litebele. But Longwe, through […]

Kitwe Family Refuses To Bury Headless Body Of A Relative

Kitwe Family Refuses To Bury Headless Body Of A Relative

THE Kitwe family of a man whose headless body was discovered in Kitwe last week has refused to bury him, until the head is found. Wilson Musonda, 22, of Race Course Township in Kitwe was found dead on Tuesday, with his head missing in a makeshift barber shop near Chikosa bar. Copperbelt Commissioner of police […]

Kitwe Man Get 12 Months For Stealing Minibus Doors

Kitwe Man Get 12 Months For Stealing Minibus Doors

THE Kitwe Magistrates’ Court has sentenced a 22-year-old man of Mindolo Township to 12 months imprisonment with hard labour for stealing two minibus doors. This is a matter in which Frank Katanga was charged with theft. Allegations were that Katanga on March 3, in Kitwe, stole two minibus doors and one exhaust pipe worth K1,750, […]

Court Places Lusaka Man On His Defence for Defilement

A LUSAKA businessman has been found with a case to answer in a matter he is accused of having sex with his 11- year-old niece. Tommy Kasapatu, 40 of Kamwala is charged with defilement contrary to the Laws of Zambia. It is alleged that Kasapatu on unknown dates but between January and June, 2016, in […]

Ndola Killer Cop To Appear In The High Court for Trial

Ndola Killer Cop To Appear In The High Court for Trial

THE Ndola police officer of Lubuto who shot dead a civilian has been committed to the High Court for trial. Obed Nkhoma, 38, a truck driver, was shot dead by a police officer in December last year. The police officer, who is alleged to have been acting on a report of malicious damage at a […]