TEACHER ARRESTED FOR ATTEMPTING TO OBTAIN K44, 000 LOAN USING FAKE NRC

Police in Mazabuka have arrested a teacher from Kazungula in what is believed to be an emerging cartel of fraudsters using other people’s identity to obtain money. According to an Investigation, Christopher Mangala (36) was arrested on Friday after attempting to obtain a loan worth over K40, 000 from Bayport Financial Services in Mazabuka with […]

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48 YEAR OLD MAN MURDERED IN SIAVONGA

A 48 year old man of Matinangala area in Siavonga District has been murdered by unknown people. Siavonga District Commissioner Lovemore Kanyama, who confirmed the development to Komboni Radio News, said that Panoti Chisinze 48 was murdered by unknown people around 19 hours yesterday in Matinangala area in Chief Simamba’s chiefdom. Mr Kanyama explained that […]

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GOVT CAUTIONS TRADITIONAL LEADERS AGAINST HARBORING REFUGEES

Government has cautioned headmen and Traditional leaders in Chiengi and Nchelenge Districts to desist from harboring refugees and facilitating their unauthorized   movements. Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo has also urged all the Congolese refugees who intend to return to their country of origin to follow the laid down procedures. Mr. Kampyongo has told journalists […]

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TWO MORE’ EBOLA DEATHS RECORDED

Health officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo say two more people have died from the Ebola virus, the Reuters news agency reports. The fatalities were recorded in the north-east city of Mbandaka and a nurse died in the village of Bikoro, where the outbreak was first detected, health ministry spokeswoman Jessica Ilunga said. Officials […]

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PARENTS BEMOAN ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE BY CHILDREN IN GARDEN COMOUND

Parents in Garden-Chilulu Compound have expressed concern over the continued abuse of alcohol and drugs by children. In an interview with Komboni radio news, a parent only identified as Catherine expressed sadness that a named bar in that community has been allowing underage children to patronizing the drinking place. She has since cautioned her fellow […]

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LUSAKA RESIDENTS OPPOSE 15 PERCENT WATER TARIFF INCREASE

Lusaka residents have opposed the 15 percent water tariff increment by the Lusaka water and Sewerage Company. The water utility firm will this month increase water tariffs following the approval by the National Water and Sanitation Council (NWASCO). Speaking in random interviews with Komboni Radio News, the residents mostly from Matero and Garden Compound complained […]

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