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 […]

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 […]

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