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Nchelenge man beats pregnant wife to death

By JANE MWANSA and JOSEPH BANDA – POLICE in Nchelenge District have arrested a 50-year-old man for beating his pregnant wife to death after a dispute.Police spokesperson Rae Hamoonga said Prudence Chabala, 40, was seven months pregnant when her husband beat her to death for accusing him of being a womaniser.Mr Hamoonga said on December […]

Tragedy: Family of 5 among 15 crash victims

By JANE MWANSA, ESTHER NG’ANDU – A FAMILY of five is among 15 people who have died in separate incidents in marine and road accidents in the last four days in Luapula, Central and North-Western provinces.In Nchelenge, a couple with their three children drowned on Lake Mweru after the canoe they were travelling on capsized […]

Kashiba crossing point losing $12,000 monthly

By EMILY KUWEMA in Luapula Province – THE Kashiba crossing point in Mwense District is losing US$12,000 per month due to lack of adequate water vessels to ferry people and cargo across the Luapula River. Read more

20 scammers nabbed

By CHUSA SICHONE-TWENTY people aged between 15 and 27 of Nchelenge District have been apprehended in connection with sending unauthorised electronic messages to members of the public.

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Cops nab 10 for stoning, burning of man (63) to death

By ESTHER NG’ANDUTEN suspects among them six women have been apprehended in Nchelenge district in connection with the death of their relative whom they allegedly stoned and burnt on witchcraft suspicion.

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Luapula Hydro Targets North Power Project

[Times of Zambia] TO take advantage of the higher rainfall in the northern part of Zambia, a company proposes to establish a hydropower scheme at Kundabwika Water Falls at the boundary of Mporokoso and Nchelenge Districts.

Nurse Jailed For Raping 17-Year-Old Patient

[Times of Zambia] A 35-year-old male nurse of St Paul's Mission Hospital in Nchelenge has been jailed 15 years with hard labour for raping a 17-year-old patient after injecting her with a drug to put her to sleep.

Man Smashes 3-Months-Old Daughter Against Tree

[Times of Zambia] An enraged father has been arrested for allegedly smashing his three-months-old daughter against a tree during a suspected heated brawl with his wife in Nchelenge of Luapula Province.

NATSAVE Penetrates Nchelenge

[Times of Zambia] Nchelenge -The National Savings and Credit Bank (NATSAVE) has continued its branch upgrading and expansion programme in which the indigenous bank is providing financial services closer to the rural dwellers in the country.

Father Kills Son (4)

[Times of Zambia] A MAN in Nchelenge district has beaten his four-year -old son to death.

Father Kills Son (4)

[Times of Zambia] A MAN in Nchelenge district has beaten his four-year -old son to death.

Man Nabbed for Having Sex With Chicken

[Times of Zambia]A MAN of Nchelenge District has been arrested for having sex with a chicken which also died as a result of the act.

Three-Year-Old Baby Stolen, Dumped

[Times of Zambia]A THREE-YEAR-OLD baby has been stolen from her home in Nchelenge District but later dumped by the snatcher.

Dad Burns Son to Ashes

[Times of Zambia]A FIVE-year-old boy has been burnt to ashes while his two year-old sister is nursing serious burns after their house was set ablaze by their father in Nchelenge District on Friday night.

Baby, Two, Dies in House Fire

[Times of Zambia]A TWO-YEAR-OLD child burnt to death in Nchelenge after the house she was in caught fire.

Five Escape Police Custody in Nchelenge

[Zambia Reports]FIVE suspects who were detained for various charges at Nchelenge police station have escaped from lawful custody.

Nchelenge Remandee Dies

[Times of Zambia]A REMANDEE at Nchelenge State Prison, who disappeared from his St Paul's Mission Hospital bed five days ago, has been found dead.

Court Upholds Nchelenge Man’s Death Verdict

[Times of Zambia]SUPREME Court judge Elizabeth Muyovwe has upheld the death sentence slapped on a Nchelenge man who killed his brother and attempted to murder his sister-in-law to protest the K30,00 he was given as transport money.

DRC Soldier Shoots Nchelenge Fisherman

[Times of Zambia]THERE was commotion at Kabotolo Harbour on Chisenga Island in Nchelenge District on Saturday night when an alleged 'trigger-happy' Congolese soldier shot and wounded a Zambian fisherman causing locals to rise in protest.