Two civil servants of Chirundu and Lusaka have been jailed for theft of government medicines valued at K35, 803.

The mystery of the 48 (51) houses has continued to be unravelled in court as more witnesses point to the ownership of the property with the latest, a businessman, revealing that Charles Loyana had contracted his company to buy 24 plots.

By LUCY PHIRI Some of the units which are part of the now  infamous 48 (51)  houses had their electricity applications  made in the names of  Susan Sinkala and Charlie Chitala,  a Zesco employee has told the court. Susan Sinkala is the wife of Charles Loyana,  accused of owning the said properties believed to be […]

HONEYBEE Pharmacy Limited has applied for leave to have the Lusaka High Court enter judgement in default against government in a matter it is demanding payment of US $17, 958,150 for the alleged ‘defective’ medical kits supplied in 2020.

According to documents filed in the Lusaka High Court by their lawyers, HBM Advocates, the 28 were accused of different offences which include riotous behaviour, unlawful assembly and being found in possession of seditious materials but were acquitted.

THE Lusaka Magistrates’ Court has ordered a 20-year-old woman to stand trial in a case she has admitted assaulting her stepson aged three.

By GRACE CHAILE LESOETSA FORMER Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo has applied for an order to conduct a paternity test on the four children alleged to have been fathered by him saying he never engaged in any sexual activity with their mother, Ms Mercy Cowham. Mr Lusambo in his affidavit in support of summons for […]

JACKSON MAPAPAYI writes @SunZambian   A 30-YEAR-OLD woman of Kimakolwe compound in Solwezi has been arrested for allegedly stealing a 17-month-old baby. North-Western Province deputy commissioner of police Dr Fred Mulenga said the suspect, Josephine Liyoka was arrested on Thursday morning. Dr Mulenga said Liyoka was arrested after a woman in the neighbourhood, Ms Judith […]

A woman of Nakonde district in Muchinga Province, has been sentenced to 25 years simple imprisonment for trafficking in persons involving three children. And the Chinsali High Court has also sentenced a man of Shiwang’andu District to seven years imprisonment with hard labour for theft of motor vehicle. Appearing for sentencing in the Chinsali high […]

MAKOKWA CLARA MUYENDEKWA writes  @SunZambian AN electrician of Choma has told the magistrate court that he stole because he was under pressure to provide for the mother of his child.  David Hababola, aged 25, stood charged with burglary and theft contrary to section 303 (a) and read together with section 272 of the penal code chapter 87 […]

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