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Zambia Police makes K 10 million admission of guilt fines during the first quarter of 2018

THE Zambia police service says it raised K10,176,530 in Admission of Guilt fines during the first quarter of 2018. Last year, the police service raised K10,265,250 from Admission of Guilt fines in the same period last year. And police in the same perio...

UPND Denies Issuing a statement suggesting that HH is unhappy with the Commonwealth

THE United Party for National Development (UPND) Charles Kakoma has said that the statement purporting that the UPND is unhappy about remarks made by Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland after meeting Zambia’s Vice President Inonge Wina was...

Here is your word for today: Exodus 14:21

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Exodus 14:21 ‘Then Moses raised his hand over the sea, and the LORD opened up a path through the water with a strong east wind.’ – The Lord can work wondrous miracles in your ...

Two die, Two injured in a road traffic accident at Mafwasa area on Great North Road, Police say

TWO people have died on the spot while two others sustained serious injuries in an accident which occurred on Sunday at Mafwasa area on Great North Road. The accident involved a Fuso Truck registration number ACG 8320 which was being driven by Mwansa K...

Here is your word for today: Genesis 8:1

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Genesis 8:1 ‘God remembered Noah…’ – The Lord will not forget you or His promises to you. – Noah had faced a great flood, but the Lord did not leave him in the flo...

Two people arrested for killing a Choma white farmer, Police say

POLICE in Choma have arrested two suspects in the murder case of a White farmer, Clive Wixely who was shot dead and K149, 000 stolen from him last month. Southern Province Police Commissioner Bonny Kapeso identified the suspects as Winford Hachibone ag...

High Court sentences 3 Congolese and a Zambian to 25 years imprisonment for human trafficking.

THE Mongu High Court has sentenced three (03) Congolese and one Zambian to twenty five (25) years imprisonment with hard labour for the offence of human trafficking.   Immigration Department  public relations officer Namati Nshinka said Nicole Nya...

IDC Shortlists Five Candidates for Strategic Equity Partner in Indeni

  THE Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has shortlists five Pre–Qualified Candidates for Strategic Equity Partner in Indeni Petroleum Refinery Company Limited. The Corporation yesterday announced that five companies out of the seven that su...

Here is your word for today: Ephesians 3:20

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Ephesians 3:20 ‘Now all glory to God, Who is able, through His mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think.’ – What a wonderful th...

Chipata Man killed over a Chicken, Police say

A SUSPECTED mental patient identified as Yaris Ibu has allegedly murdered a 41 year old man of Luangeni village, Chief Mpezeni in Chipata District. The deceased identified as Steven Zulu was allegedly axed on Friday 13th April between 06:30 hours and 0...

President Edgar Lungu swears in Dr. Christine Kaseba as Ambassador to France

FORMER First lady Dr Christine Kaseba, has been appointed as Zambia’s new Ambassador to France by President Edgar Lungu.  Dr. Kaseba will take over from Amb. Humphrey Chibanda who was recalled in January,2018. “May I congratulate you on your appointmen...

Can small-scale farmers afford a center pivot irrigation system?

MANY are the times we associate centre pivot irrigation system to commercial farmers, but rarely do we think the facility could be used by small-scale farmers to produce various crops and vegetables as a group. Centre pivots come in different sizes, bu...

Here is your word for today: Proverbs 3:6

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Proverbs 3:6 ‘In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.’ – Seek His will in all you do, and He will show you which path to take. – Remember...

Driver and five passengers die in road traffic accident, Police say

SIX (6) people including the driver have died on the spot in an accident which happened yesterday around 12:00 hrs, West of Luangwa bridge . The accident happened when a Dangote sino truck flipped off the road due to brake failure. The six deceased who...

Here is your word for today: Psalm 73:28

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Psalm 73:28 “But as for me, how good it is to be near God! I have made the Sovereign LORD my Shelter, and I will tell everyone about the wonderful things You do.” – How great ...

Here is your word for today: Isaiah 58:9

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Isaiah 58:9 ‘Then you will call, and the LORD will answer; you will cry for help, and He will say: Here am I.’ – What a privilege and a joy we have to be able to call on the L...

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Mwebantu Ads! Is an online Ads platform for personal and business use. You can create ads easily once you register for free and get access to a set of tools that allows you to create and publish your own ads, as well as access to a messaging system to ...

Fracarita Southern Africa calls for moral transformation in fighting stigma associated with mental illness

Fracarita Southern Africa programmes coordinator Mr. Benjamin Kazule has observed that societies struggle to care for and support people who have mental illnesses mainly because interventions in mental health are not only resource driven, but demand fo...

Meet Cassy Nyemba, Zambian International Reggae, Dance Hall and Afro Beat sensation

Cassy Nyemba was born in Ndola on the 16th of October 1980 in Zambia. She grew up in Luanshya, Zambia. In 1995 at the age of 15 she tragically lost her mother. This was the worst time of her life as she was forced to grow up at an early stage. The cons...

Mansa man steals 6 months old nephew, tries to sell him for K7,000

POLICE in Mansa have arrested a 28-year old man who stole his sister’s six-months old son so he could sell him for K7,000. Richard Mwewa of off Chumbwe village in Kalasalukangaba Village in Mandarin District was apprehended shortly after he broke...

Police arrest 8 cadres allegedly from the Felix Mutati MMD faction armed with stones and iron bars

EIGHT allegedly Mutati led MMD youths were yesterday picked up by police for conduct likely to cause the breach of peace at Dr Nevers Mumba’s residence in Kabulonga. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo said the said youths attempted to force their...

RTSA driver’s license printing system down

THE Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) wishes to inform  members of the public that the system for printing Driver License Cards is currently down hence not printing. The agency through its Public Relations Department says it is however making eve...

Four die in road accident along the Gwembe-Munyumbe road in Southern Province

FOUR people have died on the spot while six others sustained serious injuries in an accident which occurred along the Gwembe-Munyumbe road in Southern Province. The accident occurred on Thursday around 18:00 hours and involved  a Mitsubishi canter, reg...

Here is your word for today: Philippians 4:7 NLT

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Philippians 4:7 NLT ‘You will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand.’ – As we live a life of dependence on the Lord, we can know His peace in ...

2018 FIFA World Cup available on DStv & GOtv

THE countdown to the 2018 FIFA World Cup will begin in earnest this month on DStv and GOtv when the switch is flipped on yet another exciting 24-hour pop-up channel dedicated to the much-anticipated tournament. This follows MultiChoice’s recent announc...

Here is your word for today: Romans 8:39

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Romans 8:39 “No power in the sky above or in the earth below – indeed, nothing in all creation will ever be able to separate us from the love of God.” – How great is our...

Becky Ngoma and Jessie Chisi; how a friendship of 14 years led to the production Zuba

THEY say that a true friend is the best possession to achieving greater things. This quote could be used to describe the friendship of the producers of Zambia’s first Telenova –Zuba. The two great friends are Becky Ngoma and Jessie Chisi who have share...

Magistrate been arrested and jointly charged with a student for being in possession of counterfeit notes

A 48 YEAR-OLD female Magistrate in Eastern Province has been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission and jointly charged with a student for being in possession of counterfeit notes. Meanwhile the Commission in Lusaka has arrested and jointly charge...

From Seams to Soil: Meet Brenda, the vegetable farmer who is sending her children to school using organic farming

CHONGWE is only 30 minutes’ drive away from Lusaka for most car owners, yet most people are unaware that most of the vegetables they eat from this small agriculture hotspot where small scale farmers including women  are growing organic vegetables under...

Police arrest a 23 year old foreign national in connection with breaking in and thefts

POLICE  in Lusaka have arrested a 23 year old foreign national identified as  Erick Niyonsaba suspected to be a prohibited immigrant in connection with breaking in and thefts. The suspect of Lusaka’s Chipata compound was arrested together with two Zamb...