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Petauke Man Kills Self after Murdering Wife

A 37-year-old man of Petauke in Eastern Province identified as Felix Mwambula has committed suicide after allegedly murdering his wife. Police Public Relations Officer Mwaata Katongo has stated that the murder is reported to have occurred around 02:00 hours today while the suicide happened later around 11:00 hours. “The victim allegedly had a domestic dispute…

Mansa Fuel Storage Depot Completed

Luapula Province Minister Nickson Chilangwa has disclosed that the construction of the 6.5 million-litre capacity Mansa fuel storage depot in Bahati constituency has completed. Chilangwa hopes that the fuel terminal which has been constructed within the scheduled 18-month period by a Kenyan company will boost economic activities in the area. Chilangwa, together with Energy minister…

Cadres Have Taken Over Running Of Markets, We Can’t Claim Them Back, Minister Tells Parley

Minister of Local Government Charles Banda has admitted that government is having challenges to claim the running of markets and bus stations that have now been taken over by political party cadres. Responding to Mufulira Central Member of Parliament Evans Chibanda who proposed in Parliament that government should lease markets and bus stations to private…

Sinkamba to Retire after 2021 Polls

Green Party president Peter Sinkamba says he will retire from active police if he loses in the 2021 general elections. National Restoration Party (NAREP) founding president Elias Chipimo recently retired from active politics to pave way for fresh blood in the political arena. Commenting Chipimo’s retirement Sinkamba said the nation should know that 2021 for…

50-Year Old Man Arrested Defiling 7-Year Old Girl

A 50 year old Man of Nchelenge District in Luapula Province has been arrested for allegedly defiling of a seven year old girl. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo named the suspect as Mikaliyo Bwalya of Chilongoshi Village. “It is alleged that on 17th September, 2019 around 23:00 hours at Chilongoshi Village, Chief Kambwali in Nchelenge District,…