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FQM, Mimosa sign Kashime deal

By CHATULA KANGALI – FIRST Quantum Minerals (FQM) and Mimosa Resources (Mimosa) have signed a revised Kashime Development Agreement, a joint commitment to fast track the development of Fishtie Copper project in Mkushi.Under the agreement, mining is expected to commence in 2026, ramping up to a maximum production of 30 000 tonnes of copper a […]

Slain ZFDS pilot Masumba, co-pilot Ndhlovu honoured

By JONATHAN MUKUKA – “REALISING that we were under attack and seeing my boss, Major Moses Masumba, the pilot who flew the plane into Luano Valley killed by the Mailoni brothers, I gained the courage and told myself that I have to fly the plane to a safe location, carrying with me on board, the […]

24 Luano accident victims interred

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI in Mkushi – A SOMBRE mood characterised Mkushi District yesterday as Vice-President W.K Mutale-Nalumango led hundreds of mourners to put to rest 24 of the 32 people who died in a road traffic accident in Luano District on Sunday.And some survivors of the accident have narrated that the driver of the vehicle […]

Govt puts Sacko Manganese Mine under restriction

By PASSY HAACHIZO – THE Government has placed the controversial Sacko Manganese Mine in Mkushi under restriction and nobody will be allowed to enter or undertake any activities on the site without the consent of ministry of Mines of Mines and Mi...

First Lady doesn’t own Mkushi mine – State House

By JOSEPH BANDA –STATE HOUSE has described as false and malicious reports alleging that First Lady Mutinta Hichilema owns a mine in Mkushi.State House Chief Communications Specialist Clayson Hamasaka said in a statement in Lusaka yesterday that Mrs Hichilema did not own any mine anywhere, not even under proxies. Read more

Mubita Nawa, 8 others on the run?

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI – POLICE authorities in Mkushi District of Central Province are looking for renowned motivational speaker Mubita Nawa and eight others for giving false information to a public officer that the Government awarded Sacko manganese mine to youths. Read more

Central minister slams elusive investors

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI –CENTRAL Province Minister Credo Najuwa has criticised some mine investors operating in Mkushi District for allegedly going into hiding whenever Government officials visited their premises.Mr Nanjuwa said that whenever he visited, some mine directors had a tendency of locking themselves in their offices, opting to send junior members of staff to meet […]

Liquid flows to Mkushi

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-LIQUID Intelligent Technologies (Liquid) has launched its first office in Mkushi, Central Province as part of its expansion programme.Liquid, a business under Cassava Technologies will provide high speed connectivity and a suite of intelligent technologies to the district for the first time.It reiterated its commitment to enabling social mobility and economic prosperity of […]

Hospital Rape – the Vomited Truth

[Times of Zambia] Latest information indicates that the Mkushi male nurse who was arrested and suspended from work in August for allegedly raping a pregnant woman during antenatal check-up was actually in a relationship with the married woman.

River in Water Pollution Fears

[Times of Zambia] A FUEL tanker ferrying 35,000 litres of petrol has overturned near the Mkushi River, the main source of water for residents of the town and surrounding areas, raising concerns of a possible spillage into the river.

Mkushi South Seat Judgment Set for Nov. 15

[Zambia Reports] The spectre of parliamentary by-elections has continued with the Ndola High Court setting November 15 as the date of judgment in the Mkushi South by-election.

Dad Kills Infant After Marital Dispute

[Times of Zambia] A TWENTY-EIGHT-YEAR-OLD man of Mkushi in Central Province has allegedly murdered his child after a fight with his wife.

Man Hacks Boy (Seven) to Death

[Times of Zambia] Police in Mkushi have arrested a 36-year-old man of Mainsa Village for murder after he allegedly killed a seven-year-old boy by hacking him with an axe on his neck.

Mkushi Can Weather Sun FM, Hot FM Heat

[Times of Zambia] While passing through Mkushi District in the Central Province, Sun FM Radio, a Ndola private radio station could be heard loud and clear.

Criminals Kill School Guards

[Times of Zambia] TWO security guards at Mkushi High School in Central Province have been killed after criminals staged a robbery at dawn yesterday.

Man Nabbed for Indecent Assault

[Times of Zambia] POLICE have arrested a 45-year-old man in Mkushi for allegedly forcefully inserting his manhood in his girlfriend's mouth.

Six Mkushi Families Left Homeless

[Times of Zambia] About six families in Mkushi, Central Province have been left homeless after their houses collapsed due to heavy rains on Sunday.

Historical Mkushi Land Treaty

[Times of Zambia] For generations to come, October 30 will carry with it abiding memories for Mkushi residents as it is on this day that a Lands Treaty was officially signed between Chief Chitina of Mkushi District's Swaka people, and the district coun...

Four Arrested Over Stolen Maize

[Times of Zambia] Police in Mkushi District of Central Province have arrested three depot clerks and a security guard over the disappearance of more than 400 bags of Food Reserve Agency (FRA) maize.

Man Bleeds to Death After Being Tatooed

[Times of Zambia] AN old man of Mkushi in Central Province has died from suspected bleeding after being tattooed by two traditional healers.