Monthly Archives: September 2018

Suspected Wizard Stoned to Death

LUSAKA, 24TH SEPTEMBER, 2018 – A 66 year old village headman in Mwense District has been murdered on suspicion that he was practicing witchcraft. This occurred on 21st September, 2018 at about 1900 hours at Bundebunde village, Chief Lukwesa of … read more »

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Pres. Lungu Leads Powerful Delegation at Mandela Summit

President Edgar Lungu got down to business in New York ahead of the United Nations General Assembly. The Head of State led a powerful delegation in attending the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit in the UN General Assembly Hall. He was … read more »

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SA bus tragedy bodies expected in today

THE remains of the 11 Zambians killed in Monday’s bus accident in South Africa are scheduled to arrive in today. Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Emmanuel Mwamba said in a media release the bodies were being transported by a … read more »

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MOH clarifies South border cholera checks

THE Ministry of Health has assured travellers entering Zambia that the ports of entry were operating normally contrary to reports that people were being screened and forced to take drugs to prevent cholera. Ministry of health head media relations Stanslous … read more »

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Lungu Clears the Air on China Relations

President Edgar Lungu has responded to critics on the China-Zambia relations saying the two countries’ engagement is on mutual terms. Officially opening the third session of the 12th National Assembly, President Lungu said no amount of propaganda would distort Zambia’s … read more »

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Freemasons challenged to explain secret signs

Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs Godfridah Sumaili has challenged the Freemason Brotherhood Society in Zambia to explain to the public the secret signs that they use in their ceremonies in grand lodges dotted along the country. Commenting on … read more »

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Kasenengwa Votes in By-Elections

Voters in Kasenengwa and five wards in Western and North Western Provinces will be voting for their new representatives today in by-elections. The Kasenengwa seat fell vacant in June following the death of incumbent Victoria Kalima on June 15 this … read more »

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Zambian Shot Dead in SA

A Zambian national has been shot dead in South Africa in puzzling circumstances with his assailants getting away without stealing anything from his business premises. Kenneth Sikopo of Germiston was shot dead by unknown people that stormed his business premises … read more »

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Govt Clears Ebola Outbreak Rumour

Government has dispelled reports that a case of Ebola has been recorded in Lusaka. Minister of Health Dr. Chitalu Chilufya, who briefed the media at his office today said the report was fake and alarmist in nature. “Yesterday, it was … read more »

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