DEC Arrest Farmer For Trafficking In 2Kg O Cannabis

DEC Arrest Farmer For Trafficking In 2Kg O Cannabis

Lusaka, Tuesday 29th November, 2016 – The Drug Enforcement Commission in Eastern Province has arrested a small-scale farmer in Lundazi District for trafficking in 1.9 Tonnes of cannabis. Robert Gondwe, 57, of Gondwe farm in Lundazi District has been arrested for trafficking in 1.9 Tonnes of loose cannabis contrary to the Laws of Zambia. Gondwe […]

Over US$900,000 Counterfeit Notes Seized In Kabwe

Over US$900,000 Counterfeit Notes Seized In Kabwe

THE Drug Enforcement Commission in Central Province has arrested three businessmen in Kabwe for being in possession of over 900, 000 United States Dollars counterfeit notes. Tyson Musemuna, 44, of House No. MW118 in Ndola; Simon Mwape, 39, of House No. 162 Jomo Area in Mufulira, and Douglas Chola, 51, of Plot No C6152 Kasanda […]

Police Arrest Ex-Minister, Witchdoctor

Police Arrest Ex-Minister, Witchdoctor

POLICE in Masaiti have arrested former Cabinet minister Gabriel Namulambe along with a witchdoctor and charged the duo with criminal trespass. Copperbelt commissioner of police Charity Katanga and Masaiti district commissioner Nebart Matatiyo yesterday confirmed the arrest of the former Mpongwe legislator and a witchdoctor only identified as Kolopa. “Police in Masaiti have opened a […]

4 Grade 9 Pupils Nabbed For Exam Malpractice

4 Grade 9 Pupils Nabbed For Exam Malpractice

FOUR grade nine pupils from Kasusu Basic School in Petauke District of Eastern privince have been arrested for unauthorised possession of exam papers or information. The pupils are Jimmy Mumba aged 20, moses Mwansa aged 16, Sara Phiri aged 16 and Peter Daka aged 20. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo has confirmed this to Mwebantu in […]

Boy Commits Suicide Over Mother’s K15

Boy Commits Suicide Over Mother’s K15

A 13-YEAR-OLD boy of Kasama’s Misanfu area has committed suicide after his mother scolded him for stealing her K15. Goodwin Mwape hanged himself On a mango tree. “This happened yesterday [Friday] 30th September 2016 between 17:00 hours and 18:00 hours. The deceased decided to take his life after his mother scolded him on the same […]

Drug Enforcement Commission (Dec) Arrests Wife Who Gave Her Mother In Law K 314,830.00

Drug Enforcement Commission (Dec) Arrests Wife Who Gave Her Mother In Law K 314,830.00

THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) through its Anti-money Laundering Investigations Unit has arrested a female banker and two of her relatives for money laundering involving over Three Million Kwacha (K3, 000,000). DEC Public Relations Officer Theresa Katongo has disclosed to Mwebantu that Jessie Bwalya Kayelata Tapalu, 34, a Banker of Plot No.223/23 Kabangwe in Lusaka […]

Security Guard Stoned To Death In Lusaka’s Chinika

Security Guard Stoned To Death In Lusaka’s Chinika

A security guard at Limbanda Company in Lusaka’s Chinika has been murdered by unknown people. Elijah Lusambo is believed to have been attacked at his company’s premises where he had been residing between the night of 29th September and the early hours of yesterday. Police Spokesperson Easter Katongo has disclosed that the body of deceased […]

Man Gets 5 Years For A Vehicle Theft

Man Gets 5 Years For A Vehicle Theft

LUSAKA High Court judge Mwila Chitabo has jailed a man who was convicted of stealing a motor vehicle to five years imprisonment with hard labour. Before judge Chitabo was Moses Phiri who was jointly charged with a juvenile for aggravated robbery, but the charge was later reduced to theft of a motor vehicle contrary to […]

Dec Arrests Two ZNFU Officials

Dec Arrests  Two ZNFU Officials

THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested two Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) officials for money laundering activities. Those arrested are ZNFU Executive Director, Ndambo Evelyn Munkombwe Ndambo aged 43 years, residing at Farm No. 87a/D/26 Chongwe who has been arrested and jointly charged with former Union President Dr Evelyn Nguleka aged 46 years, residing […]

Police arrest ZNFU Executives

Police arrest ZNFU Executives

THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested ZNFU president Evelyn Nguleka and executive director Ndambo Ndambo. And Nguleka has resigned from her position and has also stepped down as World Farmers Organisation president. Nguleka and Ndambo’s arrest comes in the wake of allegations that the institution’s executive embezzled more than K34 million donor funds. The […]

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