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Posts tagged as “Kabwe”

Jumbo kills game scout

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI – A STRAY elephant has killed an officer from the Department of Parks and Wildlife in Serenje District.The officer, identified as Josephat Singoyi of Kanona was trying to lead the elephant back to the Game Management Area (GMA) but in the process it charged and attacked him.Before his death, the officer tried […]

OMCAZ hails ERB for acting on Puma

By HELLEN MWANDILA – THE OIL Marketing Companies Association of Zambia (OMCAZ) has welcomed the Energy Regulation Board (ERB) move to suspend Puma Central Service Station in Kabwe for alleged contamination of fuel.OMCAZ president Kafula Mubanga notes that ERB has directed the immediate suspension of all retailing petroleum products at Puma Service Station pending investigations, […]

Chanda Kabwe dragged to court

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – FORMER Disaster Management Mitigation Unit (DMMU) national coordinator Chanda Kabwe has been dragged to court for failing to pay K100,000 owed to a Lusaka business woman.Catherine Kunda has taken Mr Kabwe to court for failing to pay back the money he used to purchase a motor vehicle.Ms Kunda, a business executive, […]

FAZ bans referee

By SANDRA MWILA – THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has suspended one match official involved in an MTN Super Division Week 17 game between Kabwe Warriors and MUZA last weekend.During the game, Warriors scored in the 88th minute but the goal was erroneously called back for offside.Maimba Katiti was the main referee of the […]

Correctional service rewards netballers

By SANDRA MWILA – ZAMBIA Correctional Service (ZCS) commissioner general Fredrick Chilukutu has promoted five of their netballers that were part of the historic national team that won the Africa Cup in Botswana.And Netball Zambia (NZ) president Martha Sichone says the promotion of the players is a great motivation for them to work hard.Chilukutu promoted […]

Chisi, Numba happy with a point each

By SANDRA MWILA At Nkoloma Stadium – Arrows 1-1 WarriorsRED Arrows coach Chisi Mbewe was left pleased with a point after his side was held to a draw by visiting Kabwe Warriors as the airmen failed to hold on to a lead in the MTN Super League title race.The draw saw Arrows move into third […]

It’s Zim in COSAFA semis

By SANDRA MWILA In Johannesburg, South Africa – HAT-TRICK hero Fridah Kabwe says the Copper Queens will not underrate their opponent in the semi-final of the Hollywoodbets 2023 COSAFA Championship which sees Zambia renew rivalry with nemesis Zimbabwe.Zimbabwe, making a return to the international scene after the FIFA ban was lifted, drew with Botswana 1-1 […]

Buffaloes are Heroes 7’s champs

By RONALD CHAWE – Buffaloes 34-10 Broken HillGREEN Buffaloes coach Duncan Nyirenda says he is super  proud of his players after winning the Zambia National Service (ZNS) sponsored 2023 Heroes Sevens rugby tournament in Kabwe that was sadly marred by apathy.This is Buffaloes second cup win this season having won the 2023 Mopani Mufulira Leopards […]

ZANACO, Minet launch insurance platform

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Zambia National Commercial Bank Plc (ZANACO) has launched the General Insurance Value Proposition Platform in partnership with Minet Zambia Insurance Brokers to improve accessibility of general insurance products across the country.ZANACO chief executive officer Mukwandi Chibesakunda said the bank had recognised the profitability of the insurance industry as well as […]

Eagles’ 7s tourney excites Arrows, Diggers

By BENEDICT TEMBO – DIGGERS Rugby Club chairperson Brian Musonda says the revived Zambia National Service-sponsored Heroes 7s Rugby tournament billed for Kabwe’s Broken Hill Sports Centre on September 30 is very significant, especially on the Za...

First Lady’s heart-warming gesture

FOR a long time, our society has neglected or even banished children born with various disabilities for reasons that are utmost outrageous and based on superstition and shame.They have in a sense been treated like lepers who must be kept in isolation, away from the society and given sub-human treatment by the community.In the olden […]

‘Stubborn’ vendors, bus operators arrested

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI – POLICE in Kabwe have arrested 19 bus drivers and street vendors who refused to relocate from their illegal trading places to lawful designated premises following an order by civic authoritiesCentral Province Deputy Police Commanding officer Charity Chanda confirmed the arrest of the 19 and that 17 of them had been charged […]

Same sex marriage against humanity – Bishop Mulenga

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEIKABWE Catholic Diocese Bishop Clement Mulenga has condemned promotion of same marriages saying they are against humanity.Bishop Mulenga was speaking in Kabwe during the centenary celebration of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish where he emphasised the importance of families. Read more

Bus operators defy RTSA on sliding windows

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – MINIBUSES without sliding windows have resurfaced on the Copperbelt, Kabwe and Lusaka in defiance of the Road Transport and Safety Agency’s (RTSA) ban on such buses, a Sunday Times on-the-spot check has revealed.

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Kabwe man kills wife for twerking

By PASSY HAACHIZO – A FORTY-TWO-YEAR-OLD man of Kabwe has allegedly killed his wife over her twerking style at a bar.The dance, which is a sexually provocative and involves thrusting hip movements, did not please Hakakwale Hamunyati who allegedl...

Five Kamono Farm directors nabbed

By PASSY HAACHIZO and CHUSA SICHONE – THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested five directors of Kamono Farm Initiative Limited and Kamono Cooperative Society Limited in Kabwe for alleged fraud and money laundering activities.

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