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Lusaka man murdered with private parts missing, both ears and ripped stomach, Police say

A BODY of an unidentified man in Matero’s paradise area in Lusaka was picked up by Police this morning with missing body parts. And Police have arrested one male suspect in connection with the said brutal murder. Meanwhile irate members of the pu...

Chinese national arrested for being in possession of devices used for data capturing

THE Drug Enforcement Commission in Lusaka has arrested a 33 year-old Chinese national for being in possession of devices used for data capturing. The Chinese national identified as Wei Zhenjin of Kitwe was found in possession of devices such as an ATM ...

Here is your word for today: 2 Chronicles 6:27

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: 2 Chronicles 6:27 “Teach them the good way in which they should walk.” – Do you realize that the Lord has a ‘good way’ for you to walk in? – It does not mean...

Lusaka man aged 24 allegedly murders his wife aged 18, Police say.

JUST after a recent spate of spouse killings in Zambia, an 18 year old woman of Lusaka’s Chibolya compound has allegedly been beaten and strangled to death by her 24 year old husband. The woman identified as Juliet Daka was allegedly murdered by ...

Here is your word for today: Ezra 7:28

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Ezra 7:28 ‘I took courage (I was strengthened), for the hand of the LORD my God was on me.’ – When we know that the Lord is with us, we can be strong and courageous. – T...

Visa partners with Puma Energy Zambia Plc to reward customers

VISA Puma Energy Zambia Plc have partnered in an 8-week national consumer fuel promotion, titled: “Win Free Fuel at Puma Energy with Visa”. The promotion aims to spread awareness of the option of paying by card to purchase fuel as well as to encourage ...

Here is your word for today: Ezra 6:22

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Ezra 6:22 ‘There was great joy throughout the land because the LORD had caused the king to be favourable to them.’ – We must always remind ourselves that God can turn any situ...

Here is your word for today: Matthew 5:7

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Matthew 5:7 “God blesses those who are merciful, for they will be shown mercy.” – Life involves sowing and reaping. – If we will show love, kindness and mercy, we will r...

“It is not our tissue, this is the malicious work of the opposition,” Sunday Chanda says

PF Media Director Sunday Chanda says images of tissue and sweets circulating on social media bearing the portrait of President Edgar Lungu is the malicious work of the Opposition and has nothing to do with the ruling Party. Chanda in a statement said i...

15 year old child rights activist to represent Zambia on the Child Rights Connect 2018 Day of General Discussion (DGD) Child Advisory Team

A YOUNG Zambian Child Rights Activist has been selected as a Child Adviser on the Child Rights Connect 2018 Day of General Discussion (DGD) Child Advisory Team! Maxwell, a grade 11 pupil at Arakan Boys Secondary School and a committed member of the Med...

Former Boxer Joseph Chingangu Arrested for Drug Trafficking

ELEVEN (11) people in central province have been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission for unlawful cultivation and trafficking in cannabis. And the Commission has also arrested four (4) people for various drug related offences in an operation wh...

Drug smuggler who concealed 2.1 Kg of cocaine in condoms arrested by the DEC at the KKIA

THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Lusaka has arrested a Bolivian national for trafficking in 2.1 Kg of cocaine which was wrapped in condoms concealed in fifty five (55) bottles of roll-on. Public Relations Officer Theresa Katongo has told Mweban...

Mwebantu 2018-02-20 05:43:40

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Luke 5:13 “He put forth His hand, and touched him” – What a wonderful picture of the Lord reaching out and touching someone. – He wants to reach out His hand and touch y...

Here is your word for today: Mark 1:35

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Mark 1:35 “Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, HE got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where He prayed.” – Prayer is our vital link with th...

DR Congo President Joseph Kabila’s motorcade kills one Zambian

A 35 year old driver of a Toyota Dyna identified as Andrew Phiri has died after his vehicle collided head on with another vehicle which was among the escort vehicles for visiting President of DR Congo Joseph Kabila. Before meeting his fate, the driver ...

PF cadres attack UPND cadres in Eastern province, Police say

POLICE Spokesperson Esther Katongo has confirmed that there was a clash between UPND and PF supporters in Sinda town in Eastern province. Katongo in a statement dispelled rumours that one person was shot in Sinda yesterday morning. She said the correct...

Here is your word for today: Exodus 14:14

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Exodus 14:14 “The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.” – The One who commands the winds and the waves is on your side. – When we have no fight left withi...

Mealie Meal Prices Go Up

MEALIE Meal prices in Lusaka have marginally increased, in the wake of an increase in fuel by the government earlier in the week. A 25 Kilogram bag of both breakfast and Roller meal is now fetching around K 49 to K 74. Bus fares in across the transport...

Here is your word for today: 1 Corinthians 16:13

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: 1 Corinthians 16:13 ‘Be on the alert. Stand firm in the faith. Be men (women) of courage. Be strong.’ – We must stay alert, be on our guard and keep watching. – The enem...

Here is your word for today: 1 Corinthians 16:13

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: 1 Corinthians 16:13 ‘Be on the alert. Stand firm in the faith. Be men (women) of courage. Be strong.’ – We must stay alert, be on our guard and keep watching. – The enem...

Torrential rains flood parts of Lusaka again

PERSISTENT torrential rains have continued to hit most parts of Lusaka, leaving the capital city flooded. The Central business district, parts of industrial area, down –town, Kamwala trading area and Kamwala South residential areas as well as Mass Medi...

IMF puts loans to Zambia on hold, saying they risk making it harder for the country to sustain its debt load

THE International Monetary Fund has rejected Zambia’s latest borrowing plans, saying they risk making it harder for the country to sustain its debt load, the IMF said on Friday. Zambia had hoped to have a $1.3 billion loan agreement with the IMF ...

Zambia’s latest borrowing plans as unsustainable, risks undermining the living standards of its people, IMF says

  THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has rejected Zambia’s latest borrowing plans, saying they risk undermining the nation’s debt sustainability, the lender said on Friday. The IMF said the latest borrowing plans provided by authorities in the ...

TOP 10 RICHEST YOUNG PEOPLE IN ZAMBIA UNDER 35: Meet Azele Phiri also known as Aze 1

AT 29, his life story would read like a fairy tale novel for many ordinary young Zambians. But for Azele Phiri, he is only getting started and would not let success at such a tender age district his vision. Meeting Azele Phiri, also known as Aze 1, not...

Here is your word for today: Proverbs 3:9-10

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Proverbs 3:9-10 ‘Honour the LORD…then your barns will be filled to overflowing, and your vats will brim over with new wine.’ – Our lives should be a living example of pe...

Great News! GOtv Service Fully Restored in Livingstone

GOtv Broadcasting Zambia announces that as of 13 February 2018, full service has been restored to Livingstone allowing customers to enjoy over 45 channels on the GOtv platform. GOtv customers in Livingstone have been accessing partial service since Dec...

Here is your word for today: 2 Chronicles 31:21

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: 2 Chronicles 31:21 ‘…he sought his God and worked wholeheartedly. And so he prospered.’ – When we put the Lord first in all we do, we are sure to see His blessing. &#821...

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...

WWF Zambia applauds Government’s plan to strengthen Forestry Sector

THE World-Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Zambia has welcomed the six-point plan adopted by the Government of the Republic of Zambia towards improving the management and governance of forestry sector. The plan was revealed by her honour, the Vice President ...

Here is your word for today: Mark 1:17

Good Morning Mwebantu, Here is your word for today: Verse: Mark 1:17 ‘HE said to them, ‘Come, follow me!’ – The Lord longs for relationship with each one of us. – He wants us to come to Him and follow Him. – When we ...