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Posts tagged as “Kapiri Mposhi”

Zesco security officer dies in scuffle with vandal

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI – A ZESCO Limited security officer Misheck Siakambala, 52, has died from gunshot wounds which he sustained when he tried to wrestle with a suspected vandal.The suspected vandal attempted to grab an AK 47 rifle from a police officer during an operation in Kapiri Mposhi around midnight on Tuesday at Lukanda ‘B’ […]

Govt assures ex-Zambia Airways workers

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI – GOVERNMENT says it will pay the former Zambia Airways workers their terminal benefits.The workers have not been paid their benefits since the collapse of the airline in 1994 and some of them have since died without getting their money.Transport and Logistics Minister Frank Tayali made the announcement in Kapiri Mposhi during […]

Tomato prices fall in Kitwe

By JANE MWANSA – PRICES of tomatoes have drastically dropped in Kitwe after most farmers from Kapiri Mposhi and Mkushi districts in Central Province started harvesting the vegetable.A check at Nakadoli Market found a box of tomato fetching as low as K80 with the highest being sold at K100 as compared to two weeks ago […]

Kapiri Girls Tech School shut, 10 pupils nabbed

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI in Kapiri Mposhi – THE Government has with immediate effect closed Kapiri Girls Technical Secondary School indefinitely as police detained 10 learners in connection with the suspicious fires that destroyed two dormitories early this week Read more

Unified Chemicals to set up $5m soya beans plant in Kapiri

By CHATULA KANGALI – UNIFIED Chemicals Zambia Limited will set up a soya beans solvent extraction plant in Kapiri Mposhi at a cost of $5 million.Kapiri Mposhi District commissioner Francis Hasalama confirmed the establishment of the factory in t...

Unified Chemicals wants to set up $5m soya processing plant in Kapiri

By CHATULA KANGALI-UNIFIED Chemicals Zambia Limited has proposed to set up a soya processing company in Kapiri Mposhi District, Central Province at the cost of US$5 million.The company states that the establishment factory will help the country meet t...

Rustling Convict Makes COVID-19 Plea

[Times of Zambia] A Kapiri Mposhi rustler convicted on his admission has pleaded with a court not to send him to jail fearing that he will end up dying of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

TAZARA Suspends Train Services After Workers’ Strike

[Daily News] THE Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) announced an indefinite suspension of all train services between New Kapiri Mposhi and Nakonde Stations, following a strike by workers in Zambia.

Two Men Arrested for Homosexuality

[Times of Zambia] Police in Kapiri Mposhi in Central Province have arrested two men for practising homosexuality after allegedly finding them in the act at a named guesthouse last weekend.

Govt to Hold One Funeral for 25 Road Crash Victims

[Times of Zambia] Government is considering holding one funeral for the 25 people who died in a road traffic accident in Kapiri Mposhi on Saturday, Central Province Minister Davies Chisopa has said.

Woman Jailed for Turning Minors Into Sex Workers

[Times of Zambia] A THIRTY-TWO-YEAR-OLD woman of Kapiri Mposhi in Central Province has been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment with hard labour by the Kabwe High Court for procuring young women for prostitution.

Kapiri Villagers Turn to Herbs for Treatment

[Times of Zambia] Lack of a clinic in Mutuka Village in Chief Mukonchi's area in Kapiri Mposhi District has forced residents to resort to herbs to treat their families suffering from various diseases.

Kaipiri Agro Dealers Happy With Electronic Cards

[Times of Zambia] Kapiri Mposhi -Agro Dealers in Kapiri Mposhi District in Central Province have embraced the use of electronic cards by farmers under the Conservation Agriculture Scaling Up (CASU) project to buy inputs.

Toll Gates Launched

[Times of Zambia] The National Road Fund Agency (NRFA) yesterday launched the toll gates at Manyumbi in Kapiri Mposhi and Kafulafuta in Ndola, with Central Province Permanent Secretary Edwidge Mutale calling for accountability in the utilisation of the...

50 Boreholes to Be Sunk in Kapiri

[Times of Zambia] The Chinese and German governments have commenced the sinking of 50 boreholes in Ngabwe and Mukubwe chiefdoms to help improve water supply in the areas, Kapiri Mposhi Member of Parliament (MP) Eddie Musonda has said

Dilapidated House and ‘Flagless’ Government Institution

[Zambian Watchdog] This is a court official's residence at Chipepo local court in central province's Kapiri Mposhi constituency under PF's Eddie Musonda. The building from which justice is dispensed is not only dilapidated but has no symbol of independ...