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Five instance mob justice members committed to High court in Luwingu

Five instance mob justice members arrested during gassing incidences have been committed to the high court by Luwingu district magistrate court. The five were arrested in connection with the murder of Aaron Mutale of cope village in chief Chipalo area...

Chipangali villagers use Kachasu as Sanitizer

Some residents of Chipangali district are reportedly using a locally brewed alcoholic spirit commonly known as Kachasu, as a hand sanitizer to protect themselves from coronavirus (COVID-19). This came to light when the department of health held a COVID-19 sensitization...

Civil servants, revelers nabbed for locking themselves in a bar to drink alcohol

Police in Chipata have arrested seven people, among them civil servants, for allegedly locking themselves in a bar to drink alcohol in total disregard of the Presidential directive. The seven were found drinking at Chipata's infamous Devil's street. ...

Chambeshi river burst its banks, floods damage 212 houses in Shiwang’andu

Chambeshi river has burst its banks thereby flooding the Samfwa road and submerging crop fields in the Northern part of Shiwang`andu district in Muchinga Province. The overflow of Chambeshi river is due to the heavy rains the district has experienced...

Barotse Royal Establishment appeals to people in Western Province to adhere to the preventive measures outlined against COVID-19

The Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE) has appealed to the people in Western Province to be deliberate and adhere to the preventive measures outlined against COVID-19. Speaking at a press briefing at Namuso Kuta, BRE Prime Minister (Ngambela)...

60% of Kapiri Mposhi Village banking members default

Government has expressed concern with the high number of defaulters among the beneficiaries of the village banking programme in Kapiri Mposhi district. The village banking programme is a revolving soft loan facility being implemented in the district through...

Defiant Bar Owners in Solwezi District have been arrested

A joint team of health inspectors from the Solwezi municipal council, council and Zambia police officers have apprehended eight bar owners who defied the presidential directive banning bars from operating. Solwezi Municipal Council Assistant Public Relations Manager Esther...

Man in court for murdering his wife for alleged infidelity

A 32-year-old man of Itezhi Tezhi district, who is facing a charge of murdering his wife for alleged infidelity, has appeared in the magistrate’s court for mention. Justin Kachulwe, a farmer of Shikumbe village in chief Musungwa’s area in Itezhi...

Senanga Timber Processing Company closed after License expires, 200 workers lose jobs

The Senanga magistrate court has seized timber worth over K60, 000 from a timber processing centre belonging to a local businessman. The timber was seized because the business was allegedly operating without a trading license. The business, which was established...

Chinsali market traders want vendors out of streets

Traders at new Chinsali market have cried foul over the alleged failure by the local authority to control street vending in the district. The traders told the Zambia News and Information Services (ZANIS) in Chinsali yesterday that there...

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