Dr Kalonga Kanono Arrested After Shooting His Sister

Dr Kalonga Kanono Arrested After Shooting His Sister

POPULAR Traditional Healer Dr Kalonga Kanono has been arrested for allegedly shooting his sister Josephine Chilufya aged 53. Dr Kalonga Kanono aged 39 and whose full names are Chilufya Chileya of Kanyama site and Service yesterday at about 23:00hrs shot his sister of Chibolya compound using a pistol. Police Spokesperson Esther Mwaata Katongo has disclosed […]

Jailed Businessman Gets Additional Sentence For Bouncing a Cheque

Jailed Businessman Gets Additional Sentence For Bouncing a Cheque

A LUSAKA businessman currently serving a six-month jail term has been slapped with an additional nine months for issuing a cheque to Mumana Pleasure Resort on an insufficiently funded account. Magistrate Jennipher Bwalya convicted and sentenced Elias Ngulube, 34 to nine months imprisonment with hard labour upon his own admission of guilt. In the first […]

Kafue Man Who Assaulted Woman Arrested

Kafue Man Who Assaulted Woman Arrested

Police in Lusaka say they have arrested a person identified Chishimba Chibemba , the DJ that assaulted Nagad Saad aged 32 of Kafue . Nagad was assaulted by Chishimba Chibemba nicknamed Chichi aged 26 of Nangongwe compound in Kafue at a drinking place called Gambinos on 25th June, 2016. The video of the incident went […]

Lusaka Couples Swindles Chinese National Out Of K1,250 000

Lusaka Couples Swindles Chinese National Out Of K1,250 000

POLICE in Lusaka have arrested a couple of Chilanga for swindling a Chinese national out of K1,250,000.00. It is alleged that the couple identified as Janet Chansa aged 39 and Meckie Shisholeka aged 42 years, of Chilanga whilst working with other unknown persons swindled Zhang Rongliua. Police Public Relations Officer Esther Mwaata Katongo has told […]

Ex-PS Sinyangwe Goes In For 12 Months

Ex-PS Sinyangwe Goes In For 12 Months

LUSAKA magistrate Lameck Mwale has sentenced former Cabinet Office permanent secretary Anne Sinyangwe to 12 months simple imprisonment in a case where she illegally awarded a procurement contract worth over K80, 000. Sinyangwe was convicted two weeks ago and sentence was reserved to yesterday to allow the defence to produce medical documents to support her […]

George Mpombo’s Son May Face Death Penalty For Murder

The Ndola High Court has found former defence Minister George Mpombo’s son guilty of murder and aggravated robbery. Ndola judge in charge Emelia Sunkutu found George Mpombo junior guilty of murdering his 17 year old girlfriend Ruth Phiri who he shot and later beheaded. Judge Sunkuntu also found the juvenile guilty of attempting to rob […]

General Kanene Still On The Run

General Kanene Still On The Run

Police in Lusaka have failed to apprehend Zambian Musician Clifford Dimba commonly known as General Kanene who has been at large since he was dragged to court for beating up his wife. When the matter came up for return of bench warrant before Lusaka Magistrate Faidess Hamaundu, the state told the court that Kanene’s arrest […]

Court Convicts Lusaka Man For illegally Operating a Pharmacy

Court Convicts Lusaka Man For illegally Operating a Pharmacy

THE Lusaka Magistrates’ Court has convicted a man of Bauleni Compound and fined him K1, 200 in.default serve five months imprisonment for operating an illegal pharmacy. Chishala Chibamba pleaded guilty to a charge of operating an illegal pharmacy before Lusaka magistrate Sheila Mweene. Chibamba told magistrate Mweene that he had no lawful justification to operate […]

5 Arrested In Reign Of Terror

5 Arrested In Reign Of Terror

POLICE have arrested five people and recovered 12 herds of cattle in the latest orgy of terror in Kalabo district of Western Province following the death of two people shot dead by cattle raiders. Hundreds of villagers are this week reported to have abandoned their fields and fled from the farming area in Libonda ward […]

3 Members Of The Sam Family Arrested For Murder

3 Members Of The Sam Family Arrested For Murder

POLICE in Muchinga have arrested three people of the same family for allegedly having brutally murdered Benson Mwansa aged 83 of Chinkumba village in Shiwang’andu district of Muchinga Province. Zambia Police Public Relations Officer Esther Mwaata Katongo has told Mwebantu in a statement and also identified the suspects as Joseph Chibuye aged 23, Justin Chibuye […]