Monthly Archives: August 2018

Sinkamba Threatens to Sue Mopani

Green Party President Peter Sinkamba has threatened to take legal action against Mopani Copper Mines over the dust emissions in Kitwe’s Nkana West Township. Sinkamba has expressed concern over dust emissions coming from the tailing waste disposal facility also known … read more »

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Outspoken Chishimba Finds Political Heat Too Much…Takes Sabbatical

Political rabble-rouser Saviour Chishimba has taken a one year sabbatical from politics probably weighted by the burden of defeat at the poll. Chishimba who heads the United Progressive Party (UPP) has been tail ender in elections since forming his political … read more »

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Male Nurse Nabbed for Raping Client

A male nurse at Chitina Rural Health Centre in Mkushi District has hit headlines for allegedly raping a three months pregnant woman while he was attending to her during an antenatal session. Central Province Police Commissioner Joel Njase has confirmed … read more »

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Lusambo Trashes Sampa’s Kidnap Story

Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo has lived up to his ‘no nonsense’ reputation by saying antics by Lusaka Mayor Miles Sampa that he had been kidnapped were not true. Lusambo, whose sweep of Lusaka clean of every vice has endeared … read more »

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Home Affairs Sets Record Straight E-Passports Tender

The Ministry of Home Affairs has set the record straight on the process for awarding the tender for a company to produce electronic passports. In a statement Home Affairs Public Relations Officer Nephas Chifuta has dispelled rumours that a company … read more »

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Miles Sampa poses with gun

Lusaka Mayor Miles Sampa has sent a strong message to illegal land allocators in the province by posing with a pistol. Sampa has sent social media buzzing with his gun-pose but the mayor seems to have been sending the message … read more »

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Seven Family Members Burnt to Death in Suspected Arson

25th August, 2018 – Seven (07) members of the same family have been burnt to death in a suspected Arson case. This happened at Mwitwa farms in Mkushi District , 02 kilometers West of Mkushi turn off in the early … read more »

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There is no safe level of alcohol consumption, new global study confirms

Bad news for those who enjoy what they think is a healthy glass of wine a day. A large new global study published in the Lancet has confirmed previous research which has shown that there is no safe level of … read more »

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Former Kitwe Mayor Divo Katete Commits Suicide

Former Kitwe Mayor Divo Katete has died after taking his own life for unknown reasons. A close family friend has disclosed that Katete 45, committed suicide at his home. Katete served as Kitwe Mayor from 2007 to 2011 under the … read more »

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