Woman Ritual Killer Actually Killed Six Including Her Husband, Police Say

Woman Ritual Killer Actually Killed Six Including Her Husband, Police Say

POLICE Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga says that the number of bodies that were discovered in unfinished house yesterday Lusaka’s Chalala area is six and not five as earlier reported. In a statement issued in Lusaka today, Hamoonga says the deceased have been identified as Albert Mwanza whose head was chopped off and found in completely smashed […]

Bandits Kill Police Officer, Snatch K200,000

Bandits Kill Police Officer, Snatch K200,000

A POLICE officer has been shot dead by suspected criminals in an aggravated robbery. Police Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga has confirmed the development in Lusaka today. Hamoonga says the robbery which occurred today between 09:00hrs and 10:00hts happened along Lunzia Road, off Addis Ababa Road. “Facts of this incident are that the deceased was in the […]

Samfya man fined for illegal possession of voters’ cards

Samfya man fined for illegal possession of voters’ cards

THE Samfya Magistrate’s Court has convicted and fined a man K40,000 or in default serve nine months imprisonment with hard labour on 20 counts of being in possession of 20 voters’ cards without authority. Before magistrate Kanunka Mambwe was Chipayi Kunda, 21, a coxswain by profession, of Mwamfuli village in Samfya district of Luapula Province. […]

Five Mumbwa Cadets Nabbed For Murder

Five Mumbwa Cadets Nabbed For Murder

Police in Mumbwa have arrested five cadets from Mumbwa Secondary School for allegedly murdering Chimba Mazyopa aged 21 of Chilimboyi Village in Mumbwa District. Police deputy spokesperson Rae Hamoonga says it is alleged that the deceased was in the company of his two friends coming back from town where they had gone to escort their […]

Student Dumps Baby In Septic Tank

Student Dumps Baby In Septic Tank

POLICE in Kabwe have arrested a 21-year-old student at Paglory University who allegedly dumped a newly-born baby in a septic tank at a local church. The police have identified the suspect as Josephine Chipatuka, who is admitted to Kabwe General Hospital under police guard. Central Province commissioner of police Lombe Kamukoshi said yesterday in an […]

Lusaka Mom Nabbed Over Death Of Her Baby

Lusaka Mom Nabbed Over Death Of Her Baby

POLICE in Lusaka  are holding a woman aged a 23 of Lilanda suspected of  suffocating her baby to death after she slept on him whilst drunk Police deputy spokesperson Rae Hamoonga clarified  that the case  took place on Sunday, 5th June. “We have detained Elizabeth Banda, aged 23 years old, after we received a report […]

Photo: GBM Spends Night In Police Cells

Photo: GBM Spends Night In Police Cells

Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) vice-president for administration Geoffrey Mwamba was yesterday arrested over alleged assault and conduct likely to cause violence. Mr Mwamba, who had for two days eluded law enforcement officers, was cornered at Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport in Ndola as he was about to board a flight to Lusaka. […]

Livingstone Mayor nabbed

The Anti-Corruption Commission ACC has arrested suspended Livingstone Mayor Milford Maambo and other council officials for corrupt practices. Other arrested with Mr Maambo are the former Acting Town Clerk Chabala Chanda and Mosi-oa-Tunya Ward Councillor, Ziwa Malilo Ziwa on 25 counts of alleged corrupt practices. The charges include alleged illegal land allocations in Livingstone, abuse […]