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13 Mkushi Families Left in the Cold

[Times of Zambia]THIRTEEN families in Mkushi District have been left in the cold after roofs of their houses were blown off, following strong winds and a heavy downpour at the weekend.

Indigenous Eco-Knowledge, Resource Conservation

[Times of Zambia]WART Hog was recently on an expedition to Mafinga District. It was a rough and long way through the mountainous terrain all the way from Mkushi to Mafinga, just the way he likes it!

Man to Hang for Murder

[Times of Zambia]KABWE High Court Judge Elita Mwikisa has sentenced a man of Mkushi District to death by hanging for killing his friend after he poured hot water on him.

New Mkushi MP Eager to Serve

[Times of Zambia]A CHINESE Proverbs says, "A Journey of thousands miles begins with one step", so is the journey for the newly elected Mkushi South Member of Parliament (MP) Davies Chisopa.

New Mkushi MP Eager to Serve

[Times of Zambia]A CHINESE Proverbs says, "A Journey of thousands miles begins with one step", so is the journey for the newly elected Mkushi South Member of Parliament (MP) Davies Chisopa.

Bags of Maize Go to Waste

[Times of Zambia]SEVERAL bags of maize in parts of Mkushi risks going to waste following a day of unsuspected rains experienced on Wednesday this week.

3 Nabbed Over Mukula Trees

[Times of Zambia]POLICE in Mkushi on Saturday night impounded a truck laden with more than 100 logs of the Mukula tree and in the process arrested three suspects.

300 Cops to Be Deployed in Mkushi South

[Times of Zambia]MORE than 300 Police officers will be deployed in Mkushi South for next month's by-elections to ensure non-violent campaigns.

FRA Exceeds Maize Purchase Target in Mkushi

[Times of Zambia]THE Food Reserve Agency (FRA) in Mkushi District of Central Province have purchased 400,000 bags of maize from farmers exceeding the targeted 250,000.

Defiler Gets 20 Years in Jail

[Times of Zambia]A THIRTY-THREE-YEAR-OLD Mkushi Bricklayer who assaulted and defiled a 12-year-old girl has been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment with hard labour.

Woman to Answer for Stabbing Death

[Times of Zambia]THE Kabwe High Court has found a 23-year-old Mkushi youth with a case to answer for allegedly stabbing her cousin to death over family differences.

Luano On Economic Growth Path

[Times of Zambia]THE declaration of Luano as a separate district from Mkushi in late 2012, set into motion frantic Government efforts to accelerate development in the newly created town.

Department to Probe Illegal Tree Cutting Claims

[Times of Zambia]THE Department of Chiefs and Traditional Affairs in Mkushi District, has announced plans to investigate the encroachment and illegal cutting of trees in Mulungwe Chiefdom.

Mkushi Police Gets New Holding Cell

[Times of Zambia]CENTRAL Province Police chief Standwell Lungu has paid tribute to a local company for constructing detention cells at Mkushi Police station at a cost of K130,000.

Bandit Shot Dead

[Times of Zambia]A GUNMAN who has been terrorising patrons in guest houses and lodges in Central Province was yesterday shot dead after a heavy exchange of gunfire which also left two police officers injured in Mkushi District.

Floods Cut Off Luano Valley

[Times of Zambia]PEOPLE living in the valley in Luano have been cut off from the rest of the district and the province after Lunsemfwa and Mkushi rivers burst their banks.

MMD Loses Mkushi South

[Times of Zambia]THE Supreme Court has nullified the election of MMD's Mkushi South Member of Parliament (MP) Sydney Chisanga for engaging in electoral malpractices during the last general elections.

Mkushi Robbery – Cops Record Statements From Lodge Workers

[Times of Zambia]POLICE in Mkushi have recorded statements from employees at a lodge where a Lusaka-based road contractor was on Wednesday night robbed of over K30,000 by a lone gunman who stormed his room.

Contractor Robbed

[Times of Zambia]A LUSAKA-BASED road contractor was on Wednesday night left thunderstruck when a lone gunman stormed his room at a lodge in Mkushi and snatched K30, 000 cash and more money in foreign currency.

Mukobeko Escapee Death Sentence Upheld

[Times of Zambia]THE Supreme Court has upheld the death sentenced slapped on a Mkushi man who was among three others that escaped from Mukobeko Maximum Prison in February this year after breaking the cell door.