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Stakeholder expectations are notably high in anticipation of President Lungu’s address to parliament and the nation at large that the country will hold it’s elections on the 12th August, 2021. Transparency International Zambia Executive Director, Maurice Nyambe feels the President needs to assure the nation that there will be no reports of electoral corruption ahead […]

Catholic Priest, Father Laston Lupupa has apologized to Zambians for having suggested in a church sermon that elections should be rigged to prevent some people from going to State House. After widespread condemnation of his message, Father Lupupa said he is sorry for his utterances as his desire is to see peace and love prevail […]

Zambia Police spokesperson, Esther Katongo says two men of Mutono village in Mpulungu District in Northern Province identified as Arnold Sichilima aged 49 and Demus Simpemba aged 57 were allegedly burnt to death by a mob on 31st January, on suspicion of practicing witchcraft. Mrs Katongo said the victims were accused of bewitching Justice Musukuma […]

Mporokoso District Education Board Secretary, Joseph Kamalondo has committed suicide at Mporokoso COVID 19 isolation centre after testING positive for the pandemic. Mr Kamalondo, 56, of UN Village compound is reported to have committed suicide on 29th January around 13:00 hours and was found hanging off window burglar bars by nursing staff on 1st February, […]

Parliament has heard that a suspect believed to be behind the shooting to death of state prosecutor, Nsama Nsama and UPND sympathizer, Joseph Kaunda last month has been identified and arrested. The victims died of gunshot wounds after police officers were deployed to disperse a crowd that gathered to show their support to UPND leader […]

Hundreds of residents in Mozambique’s Buzi District are waiting at the Guara Guara administrative post to be evacuated after their houses were destroyed by Cyclone Eloise. Some residents who spoke to a local daily Noticias say they have been queuing for three days now. The National Institute for Disaster Risk Management and Reduction says the […]

The Water Resources Management Authority has issued a flood alert for Kasempa District in North Western Province due to increased rainfall activities. WARMA Public Relations Officer, Joshua Kapila says there is a high likelihood of flooding along the banks of Lubungu and Lunga Rivers from 27th to 31st January 2021. Mr Kapila says forecast also […]

The New Hope MMD has demanded that President Edgar Lungu avails the nation, the findings of the report submitted to him by the Inspector General of Police, Kakoma Kanganja over the killing of two citizens last month. Party Spokesperson Dr Cephas Mukuka says the same measure used when President Lungu publicly requested for a report […]

Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kanganja says the police will ensure that all provisions of the law on the enforcement of COVID-19 prevention measures are adhered to. Mr Kanganja said Statutory Instruments numbers 21 and 22 will be enforced accordingly and people found flouting the law will be dealt with accordingly. He has reminded bar […]

The Zambia Police Service has arrested five male suspects in George Compound and charged them with Malicious Damage to Property. The suspects are currently detained in police custody awaiting court appearance. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo says this happened when unruly youths aged between 21 and 25 years clashed yesterday between 15:00 and 19:00 hours. Houses […]