Daily Archives: May 8, 2021

ZESCO ANNOUNCES TEMPORAL LOADSHEDDING

ZESCO Limited has announced that it will from Monday 10th May 2021 commence stage 1 of temporal load management during peak hours from 17 to 21 hours for 15 days. The decision is as a result of the emergency works which will be carried out on two generating units at Kariba North Bank and Kafue…

MACHETE-WIELDING CRIMNALS DISARMS COP

A GROUP of six criminals in Chipata District of Eastern Province have been reported to have grabbed the dreaded AK 47 Rifle with 20 rounds of ammunition from a Zambia Police service officer. According to narration by insiders to the matter,Inspector Joseph Banda,47,was armed with the weapon of war to protect Lutembwe Dam when,at 21:00…

HH AND OTHERS SUE ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR TREASON DETENTION

UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others have sued the Attorney General for Malicious Prosecution, unlawful detention, false imprisonment, torture and other claims arising for their arrest for treason and other charges in April 2017. In a detailed writ of summons and statement of claim filed into the High Court Principle Registry in Lusaka on…

IGNORE FALSE FUEL SHORTAGE RUMOURS – ERB

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has urged motorists to ignore false fuel shortage rumours circulating on some social media platforms. ERB Public Relations Manager Kwali Mfuni says motorists should ignore unofficial statements regarding the fuel supply situation and avoid panic buying as that would create an artificial shortage of fuel in the country. This is…

KALIMANSHI AND OTHERS APPEAR IN COURT OVER THE VIOLENCE AT THE PF SECRETARIAT

PF cadre Innocent Kalimanshi, commonly known as “PF national commander” and three others have appeared before the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court and pleaded not guilty to charges of criminal trespass and assault. Meanwhile, another group of five Patriotic Front supporters have equally appeared before court for allegedly damaging Kalimanshi’s vehicle worth K700,000, which charge they…