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Posts published in “Day: November 6, 2023

To return to abusive hubby or not?

THERE is a popular song by the late Whitney Houston which contained the lyrics “Where do Broken Hearts Go? Can they find their way back to the open arms of the love that is waiting there?” For me this song reminds me of every abused partner who cannot find their way back home because separation […]

President’s Charity Golf tourney rakes in K3m

By RONALD CHAWE – PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has hailed the golf fraternity for their effort after raising over K3 million during the inaugural President’s Charity Golf tournament with proceeds to go to charity.Speaking at the fundraising event yesterday at State House, Hichilema expressed delight that the golfing family decided to share the resources for the […]

Mentally-challenged man stabs mother to death

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – A FORTY-EIGHTY-YEAR-OLD woman of Kitwe’s Kawama township has been stabbed to death with a knife by her son believed to be a mental patient.The victim, Mirriam Banda, was stabbed by the son after questioning him over a bag of charcoal he hadsold, which was meant to be used for cooking.Copperbelt Province […]

SADC call for DRC peace on point

ONE of the biggest reasons Africa remains the poorest region on earth is the disunity that exists among its people.Apart from that, there are so many conflicts sprinkled across the continent with not less than four African countries featuring in the top 10 most dangerous places in the world.Such statistics are not good for business. […]

Govt ponders compensating farmers affected by anthrax

By SHARON KALIMBULA – SOUTHERN Province Minister Credo Nanjuwa says the provincial administration was in talks with the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit on the possibility of compensating the farmers whose livestock has died from anthrax.Speaking to journalists in Lusaka yesterday, Mr Nanjuwa said that Sinazongwe district in the province was drought prone making livestock […]

SADC mandates HH

By FELIX NKINKE – THE just-ended Extra-Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), has mandated President Hakainde Hichilema to support the Chairperson of SADC to intensify the diplomatic efforts between the DRC and Rwanda to bring lasting peace in the DRC.According to the Communiqué released after the […]

Nkana, Kamfinsa MPs castigated

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – SEVERAL residents in Kitwe have criticised Nkana Member of Parliament (MP) Binwell Mpundu and his Kamfinsa counterpart Christopher Kang’ombe for being in the forefront of attempting to impeach Speaker of the National Assembly Nelly Mutti instead of focusing on issues that will foster development in the constituencies.And former deputy Home Affairs […]

Mweetwa rallies CSOs to offer constructive criticism

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – CHIEF Government Spokesperson Cornelius Mweetwa has called on Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in the country to feel free and offer constructive criticism to the government to better the governance system.Mr Mweetwa said the New Dawn administration wanted CSOs to rebound and become robust as they had died 10 years ago.Mr Mweetwa […]

PF SG reports Lubinda, Nakacinda to police for trespass

By SHARON KALIMBULA – PATRIOTIC Front Secretary General Morgan Ng’ona has reported the Given Lubinda and Raphael Nakacinda group to the police for breaking the locks at the party secretariat and holding a meeting there.Police spokesperson Rae Hamoonga confirmed the that police had received a report of malicious damage to property and criminal trespass against […]

Driver bolts with his Chinese boss’ K80,000

By SYLVIA MWEETWA –A KITWE driver, who was sent to buy stocks for his employer’s shop, has disappeared with K80,000 cash and a motor vehicle.Copperbelt Police chief Peacewell Mweemba said Zhang Hua, a Chinese national aged 48 of house No 36, Dormite road in Ganetone, a businessman reported that his motor vehicle Nissan Xtrail registration […]

Driver bolts with his Chinese boss’ K80,000

By SYLVIA MWEETWA – A KITWE driver, who was sent to buy stocks for his employer’s shop, has disappeared with K80,000 cash and a motor vehicle.Copperbelt Police chief Peacewell Mweemba said Zhang Hua, a Chinese national aged 48 of house No 36, Dormite road in Ganetone, a businessman reported that his motor vehicle Nissan Xtrail […]