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Lungu meeting Security Chiefs, reschedules his national address

4,718 ViewsPresident Edgar Lungu has rescheduled his much anticipated National Address to tomorrow 10:00 hours, Press Aide Isaac Chipampe has confirmed. Riots are spreading to many parts of the country following criminals that spray gassing people with some poisonous chemical. President Lungu was this afternoon supposed to address the nation but has since gone into […]

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Business halts in Monze

2,461 ViewsBusiness has come to a halt in Monze and the situation is tense, reports our Correspondent. This follows a riot after two suspected Gassers were apprehended and taken to a Police Post in Site and Service. A mob descended on the Police Post burning it leaving properties damaged. The Police fired teargas but residents […]

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Riot in Monze, Residents attack Police Post

3,503 ViewsThe people of Monze are now rioting following the gassing incident that has also rocked the town, reports a Correspondent. The people of a township called Site and Service have attacked the Police Post where suspected Gassers who were apprehended were kept. According to the source on the ground two unknown men were caught […]

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Those accusing Govt of being behind gas attacks are mental patients – Lungu

2,964 ViewsPresident Edgar Lungu has reacted angrily to insinuations by some sections of society that his government is orchestrating the spate of gassing incidents in order to cause confusion in the country. President Lungu says people who are accusing his government of being behind the gas attacks “are patients who deserve time in a mental […]

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‘Schools must close if security wings cannot guarantee safety of pupils and teachers’

1,906 ViewsThe National Action for Quality Education in Zambia (NAQEZ) has called on the Ministry of General Education to close schools in Lusaka and other ‘gassing prone’ areas if the safety of learners and teachers cannot be assured by the security wings. NAQEZ says it is deeply troubled by the recent gassing of innocent pupils […]

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Heavy rains kills one, leave 20 families homeless

1,208 ViewsA Heavy downpour in Chingola has claimed one life and left over 20 families homeless reports the Zambian Eye Correspondent  in Chingola. The windy rains which started in the afternoon of Sunday February 16 2020, blew off the roof on World Healing Church situated at Chingola’s Chiwempala opposite Maiteneke Market causing death of unindetified […]

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Arthur Wina School gassing, a hoax – Police

1,644 ViewsPolice has dismissed the reported gassing at Arthur Wina School Monday afternoon saying it was a hoax. In a press statement availed to Zambian Eye, Police Spokesperson Esther Mwata-Katongo says their investigation proved that there was no gassing at the school. FINDINGS OF POLICE INVESTIGATIONS IN TO A REPORT OF MALICIOUS ADMINISTERING OF CHEMICAL […]

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Grade 9 Pupil gasses Classroom at Arthur Wins School

2,698 ViewsA Grade 9 Pupil at Arthur Wina School in Chalala’s Lusaka has gassed a classroom, reports Zambian Eye’s Asa Manda. The Pupil has been apprehended while his Accomplices have managed to escape. A source at the School has told Zambian Eye that Pupils and members of staff are being sent back home.

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ATM Armsecure Security Guard murdered in Kalomo

1,245 ViewsPolice has confirmed holding a 28- year-old man in connection with the murder of his fellow ATM custodian for Armsecure Security Company, who was reported to be on the run after money went missing from a named Bank. An Armsecure Security Guard manning an ATM machine at named Bank in Kalomo has been found […]

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Gassing perpetrators in brand new Toyota Hiluxes

5,729 ViewsBy Dr Choolwe Beyani Residents in Mutendere stayed up all night in fear as rumours went around that people were being gassed. Witnesses say the perpetrators drove around in three brand new Toyota Hiluxes without number plates. The residents also say the vehicles drove past police without being stopped. Information received so far has […]

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