Lusaka Woman Who Ran Over And Killed Hubby Commited To High Court

Lusaka Woman Who Ran Over And Killed Hubby Commited To High Court

A magistrates’ court has committed to the High Court for summary trial a case in which a 36-year-old woman of Makeni in Lusaka is alleged to have murdered her estranged husband by running over him with a motor vehicle. This follows the issuance of a certificate of committal by the office of the Director of […]

Police Place K50, 000 Bounty On Serial Killer

Police are offering a reward of K50,000 to anyone with information leading to the arrest of the suspected serial killer behind the recent deaths of two female victims in Chilanga district. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo has called on all those with relevant information to confide in the Police officers at any nearest Police station. Ms […]

Magistrate Commits Murder Accused Woman To High Court

LUSAKA magistrate Humphrey Chitalu has committed a Lusaka woman to the High Court for allegedly killing her husband last October. This is in a matter where Jacqueline Mwiindwa, 38, is charged with the murder of Kosi Milumbe following a marital dispute. When the matter came up for mention on Wednesday, the state informed the court […]

Zambian Man Kills Father For Siding With His Wife

Zambian Man Kills Father For Siding With His Wife

A TWENTY-SEVEN-YEAR-OLD man in Nakonde has allegedly killed his father after he was advised against using offensive language towards his mother. Muchinga Commissioner of Police Godwin Phiri said the incident happened on Monday this week after the deceased attempted to defend his wife who was being insulted by his son. Mr Phiri said the incident […]

Recover 5 Cars, Gun From Robbers

Recover 5 Cars, Gun From Robbers

POLICE in Lusaka have recovered six vehicles and a firearm that were used by suspected criminals to commit a spate of crimes including murder in various parts of Zambia. Police spokesperson Esther Katongo warned that police are up to the task to curb crime and so far, 15 suspected criminals are in police custody. “I […]

DEC Arrests Banker Who Stole K 700,000

DEC Arrests Banker Who Stole K 700,000

AN accountant of Lusaka has been arrested for money activities involving over K700,000. Announcing the arrest to Mwebantu, Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) Public Relations Officer Theresa Katongo has named the suspect as Gerald Kamuti aged 28 years of Plot No. 1573 Obama area in Lusaka. It has been reported that Kamuti has been arrested for […]

DEC Arrests Farmers For Growing 1.1 Tonnes Of Cannabis

DEC Arrests Farmers For Growing 1.1 Tonnes Of Cannabis

THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC)in North Western Province has arrested three small scale farmers for unlawful cultivation of fresh cannabis plants weighing over 1.1 tonnes. Commission Spokesperson Theresa Katongo has named those arrested as George Katelele, 59, for unlawful cultivation of fresh cannabis plants weighing 392kg, and John Ngungu, 49, for unlawful cultivation of fresh […]

Police Charge And Arrest Woman Who Killed Her Kids

Police Charge And Arrest Woman Who Killed Her Kids

THE 32-year-old mother of Lusaka’s Matero township who allegedly killed her two children by forcing them to consume a pesticide has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder. The woman, identified as Miriam Mulenga, allegedly caused the deaths of her two children on January 24 this year. Police spokesperson […]

DEC Nabs Arakan Barracks Teacher For Money Laundering

DEC Nabs Arakan Barracks Teacher For Money Laundering

The Drug Enforcement Commission through its Anti-Money Laundering Investigations Unit in Central Province has arrested a teacher of Arakan Barracks Girls School for money laundering involving K41, 000. Scott Mulele, 26, a school teacher of House No. 1017 Libala South in Lusaka has been arrested for forgery, uttering of false documents, obtaining credit by false […]

Mpika Man Hacks Wife, baby

Mpika Man Hacks Wife, baby

A MPIKA man has allegedly hacked his wife and a baby girl with a machete in unclear circumstances. Both Lubambala ward Patriotic Front chairperson Boniface Mpundu and a police source disclosed in separate interviews that the incident happened on Wednesday evening in Shangai, a section within TAZARA compound of Mpika. The source named the victim […]

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