Police in Lusaka have apprehended four suspects who have been behind a spate of burglary and thefts that had rocked Lusaka’s Chelstone and surrounding areas in the recent past. Police Spokesperson Esther Mwaata Katongo has said in a statement released to Mwebantu in Lusaka that following the numerous complaints from members of the public, police in the area carried out an operation which resulted in the arrest of four suspects. Katongo has identified the suspects as Twambo Muzyamba aged 26 of Madido in Chelstone, Pearson Shamutete aged 20 of Kamanga Compound, David Njovu aged 20 of Mtendere and Sodius Mwanza, 21 of Mtendere Compound. She has revealed that Police also recovered various household goods believed to have been stolen. Katongo has therefore called upon members of the public who could have had their properties stolen to go to Chelstone Police Station and help identify the recovered items. Meanwhile police in Lusaka received a case of sudden death which happened on 28th February, 2017 at Ever Joy Car wash in Chipata compound. The deceased have been identified as Isaac Songwe aged 25, and Erick Mulenga aged 30 who were found dead inside a storeroom at the car wash. “It is reported that the deceased who were watching a television had decided to switch on a generator in a room which had no Air ventilators resulting the duo to suffocate and later died,” Katongo says. And Katongo says the bodies of the deceased are lying in UTH mortuary waiting postmortem.
Former pupils bless Mufulira Secondary Sports Section. By Paul Jones…
FORMER PUPILS BLESS MUFULIRA SECONDARY SPORTS SECTION. By Paul Jones Sinyangwe in Mufulira, MUFULIRA Secondary School on Friday, April 7, 2017 was a hype of activity after a touring group of former pupils calling itself The Mufulira Secondary School Alumni, donated sports gear to its former school. Receiving the donation on behalf of the school, excited Head Teacher Mr. Kamfuli thanked the group that took time to look back at its former school and make a difference.
And during a tour conducted by the group, the school’s head teacher raised a number of issues rising from dilapidated infrastructure to lack of furniture. The 7-member delegation included Mwape Musonda, Moka Kaliwile, Paul Jones Sinyangwe, James Mwanambiya, Roy Sokoni, Elizabeth Pandwe and Kabombo Daka is part of over 60 members of the alumni that came together to donate to the school.
Group leader, Mwape Musonda, in his speech to the school, emphasized on pupil hard work, focus and treasure important values such as education, tradition, religion and sport and social. He encouraged pupils to study hard and not forget about where they come from. And thanking the group’s initiative, school headboy, chinkuni mayumbelo asked fellow students to take good care of the donated school sports gear. And the school officially endorsed the alumni as the official group for former pupils wishing to help bring back the school’s lost glory. Mr. Kamfuli also encouraged former pupils to emulate the group’s initiative by been part of it.
The head teacher further urged some of the former pupils who include Zambia former soccer star Kalusha Bwalya, current Kankoyo MP Mumba, renowned professor Clive Chirwa, among others, to come to the aid of the school through the alumni. The donation received include soccer balls, soccer jerseys, cones and goal post nets, training gear, socks among others.
Earth Tremor Hits Livingstone A Small Earth Tremor Was Felt…
EARTH TREMOR HITS LIVINGSTONE A SMALL earth tremor was felt in parts of Southern Africa on Monday with reports from Johannesburg, Gaborone, Harare, Bulawayo, Gweru, Victoria Falls and Livingstone. The tremor lasted for about 45 seconds. The termor was recorded at 6.5 on the Richter scale earthquake with epicenter in Moijabana, in Central Botswana.