Torn Apart: BOYD PHIRI THE power supply situation in the hood seems to be improving as Zesco has reduced its load shedding schedule from eight hours to four hours daily. At least we can trust spokesperson Henry Kapata’s words that the power utility company is well on its way to achieving its electricity availability target.
CHALI MULENGA, Livingstone OVER 200 United Party for National Development (UPND) members in Livingstone Central Constituency have ditched the opposition party to join the Patriotic Front (PF). The defectors were led by former UPND Zambezi Ward Councillor Philemon Musonda, who was until Friday the vice constituency chairperson for mobilisation. Mr Musonda said the members decided
SYLVESTER CHISHIMBA, MATHEWS KABAMBA, Lusaka, Kitwe THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has appointed Power Dynamos coach Dan Kabwe as national team assistant trainer. Kabwe’s appointment brings the number of assistants to three. Nkana’s Aggrey Chiyangi and Nkwazi’s Elijah Chikwanda are the other assistants to George Lwandamina. FAZ general secretary Ponga Liwewe confirmed Kabwe’s appointment
CHRISTINE CHIHAME, Kitwe TIRED of her promiscuous husband, a 43 year-old woman of Kitwe has begged the Buchi Local Court to dissolve her marriage of 25 years for having caught her spouse red-handed in bed with different women on four occasions. Febby Nyirenda filed for divorce on grounds that Emmanuel Phiri, 48, is fond of
HONE SIAME, Kitwe THE Chamber of Gemstone and Mineral Mines of Zambia (CGMMZ) has called for more investment in the gemstone sector to exploit the country’s rich emerald deposits, especially on the Copperbelt. CGMMZ president Richard Kombe said in an interview in Kitwe yesterday that the gemstone industry has potential to create thousands of jobs
Life: What a journey – CHARLES CHISALA THE ever-growing gang of street kids that have been terrorising the central business district of Lusaka and its fringes seems to have extended its hunting range. Lately, they have been using Longolongo road heading eastwards after 18:00 hours to an unknown destination almost daily. We have been seeing
CHRISTINE CHIHAME, Kitwe A 40-YEAR-OLD sexually starved man of Kitwe has sued his wife of 15 years for divorce for denying him conjugal rights for a year. Mwaba Mwenya sued Bertha Mwenya, 31, for divorce in the Buchi local court on grounds that she has no regard for him as a husband. Local court senior