35 yr Old Ndola Impersonator Goes In For 12 months

The Nakonde Magistrates Court has sentenced a 35 year old man of Ndola to 12 months imprisonment with hard labour for impersonation and obtaining money by false pretence. Facts are that on 3rd January, 2017 the Zambia Police apprehended Joseph Mulenga in Nakonde for impersonation. Mr. Mulenga was masquerading as a ZRA Customs Officer in […]

Pastor Gets Fine For Obtaining K170,000 By False Pretences

Pastor Gets Fine For Obtaining K170,000 By False Pretences

A LUSAKA pastor has been fined K20,000, in default 12 months in prison, for obtaining K170,000 by false pretences. Before Chipata principal magistrate Jennipher Bwalya, who sat in Lusaka, was Pastor Jack Musumba, 58 of Pentecostal Assemblies of God Church, who was guilty of obtaining K170,000 from Dillion Chipungu by falsely pretending that he had […]

ACC Received Over 1, 300 Corruption Reports In 2016

ACC Received Over 1, 300 Corruption Reports In 2016

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) says it received a total of 1, 349 reports of suspected corruption last year. This show a decrease of 296 reports from 1, 645 received in 2015 when compared to 2016. ACC Public Relations Manager Timothy Moono says out of the reports received in 2016, a total of 884 were […]

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 […]