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A Lusaka woman has given birth to five babies in a rare case successfully handled by Zambia’s biggest hospital, University Teaching Hospital (UTH). The woman who is 32 years old give bith to four boys and one girl through an operation carried at the hospital late Tuesday. The delivery took about five minutes according to […]

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Nigerian Pastor T.B. Joshua, whose status and influence across Africa continues to ascend to giddy heights, has released a series of videos via his channel on the popular media-sharing site YouTube, showing him in action many years ago. He is almost unrecognizable. In a scene reminiscent of the biblical story where a crippled man begging […]

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Funeral and social gathering s have been suspended in Mplungu district in Northern province of Zambia. This follows an outbreak of cholera in the district. Northern Province Permanent Secretary, Emmanuel Mwamba, announced the ban of any public gatherings including church services with immediate effect. He made the announcement during a meeting with the District Epidemic […]

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Despite being under pressure from Canada’s Natalie Forget throughout from round one to 10, Zambia’s Catherine Phiri has been declared winner of the vacant World Professional Boxing Association (WPBA) bantamweight title held in Lusaka Saturday night. The fight started on a fast note with Canada’s Forget going for Catherine dominating the 10 rounds fight.  Though […]

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A Seven year old boy of Kanjungwa village in chief Kazembe’s area in Lundazi district of Eastern Province has been killed and eaten by marauding lions. Village headman Musokoleni , Tension Mtonga , confirmed the sad development to ZANIS in Lundazi yesterday, and identified deceased boy as Salvation Nyirenda. Mr Mtonga narrated that on the […]

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Vice President Guy Scott says there is nothing wrong for the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) to form a company. ZANIS reports that Dr. Scott said in Parliament on Friday that all past ruling parties had companies which they were running to raise funds. Dr. Scott said UNIP and the MMD had companies which they ran […]

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Members of Parliament from the opposition MMD and UPND on Wednesday walked out of parliament in protest of debating the 2013 Budget. The MPs who form the majority representation in the House argued that they cannot debate the budget when Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda who presented the budget is not in the House. Chikwanda is […]

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Police in Gwembe have arrested and detained a 27-year-old man for indecent curiosity. Wycliff Ntundu of House Number 70 in Gwembe Township did on Tuesday this week, wilfully and unlawfully peep through their house’s bathroom door with intent to see Gwembe Constituency Member of Parliament’s wife, Elector Chilipa Ntundu’s nudity as she took a bath. […]

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A 21-year-old man of Chama district in Muchinga Province is battling for his life in the district hospital after being attacked by a lion. Muchinga Province Police Commissioner, Standwell Lungu, confirmed the incident to the Zambia News and Information Services (ZANIS) in Chinsali today. Mr Lungu identified the victim as Lazarous Mbewe of Nkuku Maphamba […]

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A Lusaka Magistrate has convicted and fined Henry Kapoko’s ally Terence Mparuri for being in possession of property suspected to have been stolen. Maparuri 37, of plot numbers 422 Avondale, was convicted and fined K2 million for being in possession of an unregistered motor vehicle namely a Ford Ranger which he failed to account for. […]

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