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Kawimbe urges the Ngumbo of Samfya to support new Chief

Luapula Province Minister Boniface Kawimbe has called upon the Ngumbo people of Samfya district to support their newly crowned Senior Chief Mwewa. Dr. Kawimbe says this is important because it will help to foster development in the area. He said...

ZESCO Restores Power in Nakonde after weeks of blackout

ZESCO has restored power in Nakonde district in Northern Province after some weeks of power blackout. Nakonde District Commissioner Edwin Sinyinza confirmed the development in an interview with ZANIS in Nakonde today. A snap survey by ZANIS revealed that operations in...

Pupil dies, six others injured in hit and run

A grade 12 pupil of Solwezi Technical High School (SOLTEC) died on the spot while six others are seriously injured after being hit by a light Toyota Canter truck today. North Western province police chief Fabian Katiba said the accident...

40 year old Kabompo man jailed 6 years for manslaughter

A Kitwe based High Court Judge Catherine Makungu has sentenced a 40 year old man of Kabompo district to six years imprisonment with hard labour for manslaughter. Before Justice Makungu was Godwin Lumayi, 40, of Kabompo district in the North-western...

Bishop bemoans police handling of Mazabuka orphans

Bishop Shern Kaumba of Life Transforming Ministry International has taken a swipe at the department of Social Welfare in Mazabuka for using armed Police officers to close down Docsek orphanage centre. Bishop Kaumba who is orphanage centre director, told ZANIS...

Bailiffs seize property from Nursing School over NAPSA contributions

The office of bailiffs under the sheriffs in Mongu swung into action on Monday and seized property worth millions of kwacha from Western School of Nursing and Midwifery for non payment of National Pension Scheme Authority (NAPSA) contributions accumulating...

Six month imprisonment with hard labour for stealing items worth K745,000

A 23 year old man of John Chinena area in Chibombo district has been sentenced to six months imprisonment with hard labour by a Kabwe magistrate on convicted of theft. Magistrate Mary Simpungwe convicted James Ngoma of the offence...

Senanga man killed by lightening

A Senanga man has been struck dead by lightening in a heavy down pour. Western Province Police Chief, Vael Muzwenga confirmed the development to ZANIS in an interview on Wednesday. Mr. Muzwenga identified the man as Kunyanda Mate aged 18...

Chief vows not to protect Cannabis growers

Chief Hanjalika of the Tonga people in Mazabuka district has expressed worry at the high number of people engaged in commercial cannabis cultivation in his chiefdom. The chief said in the recent past, the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested...

Collum Coal Mine increases production

Chinese Collum Coal Mine (CCM) General Manager from shaft two and three Chen Wei Min has said the production of coal and demand for the product has improved. Mr Min said the company only has the problem of selling the...

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Defending champions Zesco United attempt to snap-out of a three-match losing run in all competition when they visit Zanaco...

Napsa Stars sign Tapson Kaseba

Napsa Stars have confirmed the signing of Green Eagles striker Tapson Kaseba. Kaseba joined Napsa on a one-year loan deal from the Choma club. The striker...

Makoye Bridge In Monze Washed Away By Flash Floods

Government officials in Monze District have confirmed the washing away of the bridge at Makoye which connects Chikuni Mission and surrounding villages to Chisekese. Monze...

Young Zambian Doctor and Lusaka Global Shaper to represent Zambian Mental Health Perspective at World Economic Forum

A young Zambian Doctor and Global Shaper, Dalal Naeem has been invited to attend and speak at this year’s World Economic Forum, Road to...

Bishop Chomba warns Controlling Officers fixated with politics

LOCAL Government Permanent Secretary Bishop Edward Chomba has warned Local Authority Controlling Officers to stir off politics as they are civil servants. In a stern...
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