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Mopani Miners Back At Work – Union

[Times of Zambia] National Union of Miners and Allied Workers (NUMAW) president James Chansa has confirmed that Mopani Copper Mine (MCM) employees who were recently sent home when the mining firm placed its Kitwe and Mufulira mining units on care and m...

Mopani Caves in

[Times of Zambia] Glencore, the Swiss-based owner of Mopani Copper Mine (MCM) has rescinded its decision to put its Kitwe and Mufulira mine operations under care and maintenance.

Mopani Copper Mines Workers Want New Owners

[Times of Zambia] Some of the thousands of Mopani Copper Mines workers sent on leave last week as operations were suspended have asked the government to find other investors to take over the assets in Kitwe and Mufulira.

It’s ‘False’ Majeure

[Times of Zambia] THE Government and Glencore, the owners of Mopani Copper Mines, are once again butting heads after the miner's decision to put its operations in Kitwe and Mufulira on care and maintenance for the next three months was given short shrift.

Fake Nurse With Case to Answer in Stolen Baby Case

[Times of Zambia] THE Kitwe Magistrate Court has found a 30-year-old Kitwe woman who allegedly stole a baby after impersonating a nurse with a case to answer and put her on her defence.

3 Nabbed in Kitwe As Rival Gangs Clash

[Times of Zambia] POLICE in Kitwe on Saturday arrested three people after two rival gangs of Kandabwe and Saint Anthony townships fought running battles leaving a member of one gang allegedly stabbed with a school driver.

13 Kitwe Youth Gangsters Deny Charges

[Times of Zambia] Thirteen suspected members of a notorious Kitwe youth gang called 90 Niggas - the youngest of them a 13-year-old boy have pleaded not guilty to a charge of idle and disorderly conduct in a magistrate's court.

Footballer Lungu’s Case Fails to Take Off

[Times of Zambia] Chisamba Lungu's case yesterday failed to take off because of miscommunication on dates when the player was due to appear before the Kitwe magistrate's court.

Mealie Meal Prices Go Up

[Zambia Reports] Mealie-Meal retailers in Kitwe have increased the price of the commodity by K 5 citing high fuel prices following an upward adjustment of the commodity by the Energy Regulation Board (ERB).

Fake Doctor, 19, Arrested in Kitwe

[Zambia Reports] A 19 year old of foreign origin has been arrested for masquerading as medical Doctor at Kitwe Teaching Hospital.

CCPU Kitwe Cops Nabbed

[Times of Zambia] POLICE in Kitwe on the Copperbelt Province have arrested three Community Crime Prevention Unit (CCPU) officers for allegedly causing the death of a 34-Year-Old man.

Kitwe DC Comes to Defence of Chisokone Closure

[Zambia Reports] A Facebook follower of Kitwe District Commissioner Binwell Mpundu, Hagra Tembo, yesterday took matters personal and challenged authorities to justify the closure of Chisokone market.

Kitwe Man Jailed for Possession of Ivory

[Zambia Reports] The Kitwe Magistrate Court has sentenced a 42 Year old man to five years imprisonment with hard labour for unlawful possession of prescribed trophy contrary to section 130 (2)(a) and (b) of the Wildlife Act Number 4 of the laws of Zambia.

Kitwe Mayor Bemoans Poor State of Toilets

[Zambia Reports] The poor state of toilets and infrastructure in all the bus stations in Kitwe calls for immediate attention, Kitwe Mayor Christopher Kang'ombe has observed.