Ndola High Court throws out Kansanshi’s interlocutory injunction

By ROGERS KALERO THE Ndola High Court has thrown out an application by Kansanshi Mining PLC for interlocutory injunction order to restrain the Mineworkers Union of Zambia (MUZ) from interfering or frustrating the implementation of the Collective Agreement for the period 2017-2019 on the payment of agreed New Bonus until the

Wife threatens to burn hubby’s child from his girlfriend

By FRANK NYAMBE A 35-year-old man narrated before a Local Court in Lusaka that his wife threatened to burn a child from his girlfriend with hot cooking oil if he brought him into matrimonial home. Reston Simutowe, a driver of John Laing compound was testifying in a case in which his wife,

 ‘She doesn’t want to make love to me’

By FRANK NYAMBE A MAN narrated before a Local Court in Lusaka that he wanted to divorce his wife because she doesn’t want to make love to him as she is always sick. Howard Simumba, 25, of Matero compound was testifying in a case in which his wife, Theresa Phiri, 22, of

Woman says she got married for sex not to eat nshima

By FRANK NYAMBE THERE was laughter in Lusaka Local Court when a woman said that her husband lied that she denies him conjugal rights because she got married for sex not to eat nshima. This is in a case in which Peggy Bwalya, 24, of Kabanana compound sued her husband, Pethias Bwalya,

Barnabas Pentecostal Church pastor fined K20, 000 for adultery

  By FRANK NYAMBE A 38-YEAR-OLD Pastor has been ordered by a Lusaka Local Court to pay K20, 000 as compensation for adultery and told not to hide in the name of being a man of God. Senior Court Magistrate Pauline Newa sitting with Magistrate Miyanda Banda at Matero Local Court ordered Lameck

HH now takes on prisons medical doctor

BY CHIKUMBI KATEBE INCARCERATED UPND president Hakainde Hichilema has complained about the manner in which a Zambia Police medical officer attached to the prisons, allegedly took over the handling of the opposition leader’s health issues in prison. This is contained in a letter dated 28th June, 2017, and addressed to the Registrar


By Chintu Malambo A MAN allegedly hired to kill the wife of UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema, Mutinta, has now sued her in the Lusaka High Court for defamation. Simon Bobo was arrested and detained by police for interrogation after Mrs Hichilema accused him in her press release and his picture was splashed

Mwinilunga boy murders girl 13

By JACK MAPAPAYI AN 11-year-old boy of Nta'nga village in chief Kakoma's chiefdom in Mwinilunga district has allegedly murdered a 13 year old girl. North Western commissioner of police Auxensio Daka confirmed the incidence and identified the deceased as Sildah Muzeka of Chinyimba village in the same district “Yes, I can confirm that

UPND cadres in court for possession of offensive weapons

By JUSTINA MULENGA FOUR UPND cadres have appeared in the Magistrate Court on charges of being in possession of offensive weapons including arrows, 2 plastics of potassium permanganate and 1 plastic bottle of glycerine. The four accused are Remmy Mukoba, Martin Muchindu, Fabian Mwanza Lubona, and Kelvin Mwansa Mupulisa who appeared before

Young woman divorces hubby for failing to make love to her

By FRANK NYAMBE THERE was laughter in a Local Court in Lusaka when a woman said that she was having problems with her husband because he doesn’t make love to her since they got married and that when she asks him he says he doesn’t have feelings. This is in a case