COURT NEWS

Court sets date for trial within trial in ritual murder case

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THE Lusaka High Court has set November 1 for trial within trial in a matter where two Zambia Army soldiers, a ZAF office assistant...

ARRESTING OFFICER COLLAPSE IN COURT

An arresting officer this morning almost fainted when he was called to the witness stand to testify against murder convict Precious Longwe. This is in...

Simbyakula distances himself from election violence document

Former justice minister Ngosa Simbyakula has disowned an alleged Patriotic Front document detailing how the ruling party planned to use violence, tribal division among...

STATE FAILS TO DISCLOSE CUSTODIAN OF KAMBWILI’S VEHICLE

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THE state yesterday failed to explain the custodian of Chishimba Kambwili's motor vehicle which was impounded by RTSA in August this year. Applying to adjourn...

LUANSHYA PASTOR FOUND GUILTY OF FAKING HIS OWN DAUGHTER’S DEATH

The Luanshya Magistrates court has convicted and sentenced Pastor Abraham Mwamba of Word Touch Ministries International for faking the death of his own daughter.  Mwamba,...

Police Flash Out HH, GBM Out Of Luanshya Town

POLICE in Luanshya yesterday ordered UPND president Hakainde Hichilema, his vice Geoffrey Mwamba and other party officials to immediately leave the town after two...

The Findings Of The Judicial Complaint Commission [JCC] On I4 Days...

By McDonald Chipenzi The findings of the JCC that the Constitutional Court bench issued contradictory or flip-flop decisions on the lapse of 14-day period provided under...

WOMAN DIVORCES CASANOVA HUBBY

A 29-year-old  woman narrated before a Local Court in Lusaka that she was shocked to find love messages on her husband’s phone from girlfriends...

CHARLOTTE SCOTT WRITES: The petition will be heard on 1st November...

CHARLOTTE SCOTT (MRS GUY L SCOTT) WRITES: Its been a very, very long wait. On 24th November 2016, my petition to the High Court was...

Retrospective Analysis of Poor Examination Results at Zambia Institute of Advanced...

By Sidney Kawimbe On 3rd August, 2017, examination results from the Zambia Institute of Advanced Legal Education (ZIALE) were released to the public. To everyone’s...

Woman who sued church for tithe refunds now sues elder for...

A 50 year old woman of Chiwempala Township in Chingola district in Copperbelt province has sued a clergy of the Apostolic Church of Zambia...

Man drags Mpezeni, 3 other chiefs to court over Kapatamoyo throne

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A MAN of Chipata has sued Mpezeni, the paramount chief of the Ngonis, and three other chiefs for allegedly suspending and stopping him from...

UPND supporter applies for habeas corpus

A UPND supporter Fred Hamaamba has applied for habeas corpus in the Lusaka High Court over his alleged unlawful detention. Hamaamba is the owner of...

5 INCOMPETENT CON-COURT JUDGES FACE WHIP TODAY

Five Constitutional Court Judges alleged to have grossly mishandled the 2016 election outcome petition by favoring Edgar Lungu and PF to hold on to...

Drop murder charge, Keith Mukata asks court

Chilanga UPND member of parliament Keith Mukata and his lover Charmaine Musonda have pleaded with the court to drop the charge of murder leveled...

The Constitutional Court has contributed to the political fiasco in Zambia-SACCORD

The Southern African Center for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) says the Constitutional Court has contributed to the political fiasco Zambia is experiencing...

Police finally charge Precious Mangesana’s boyfriend with murder

Police in Lusaka have formally arrested and charged Shinka Kaputo with murder and unlawful wounding. Last week Thursday, Kaputo,34, allegedly shot his 26-year-old girlfriend Precious...

There are no documents to prove that Mumba Yachi is Congolese...

An immigrations officer has told the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court that there are no documents to prove that Mumba Yachi is from the Democratic Republic...

WOMAN ADMITS PROMISING TO KILL HER HUSBAND IF HE CHEATED ON...

A 30-YEAR-OLD woman admitted in a local court saying she will kill her husband if he is found with another woman or paralyse his...

Police yet to charge Lusaka man who shot girlfriend dead

POLICE in Lusaka are yet to charge the Lusaka man who allegedly shot dead his girlfriend and wounded his two-year-old daughter in the process. Nshinka...