Kampyongo orders probe into the murder of Lennox Kapila

Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo has ordered a thorough investigation into the murder of a Lusaka police officer who was shot in the stomach last Saturday by his fellow police officer. Mr. Kampyongo wants Edwin Kabasiya, a constable who shot Lennox Kapila, an officer of the same rank with an AK 47, be brought to […]

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Lusaka police officer shot in stomach with an AK47 dies

The police officer of Lusaka who was shot in the stomach with an AK 47 riffle by his fellow officer has died. Zambia Police spokesperson Esther Katongo has confirmed that Lennox Kapila, 26, died today Saturday the 6th of January between 09:00hrs and 10:00hrs. Ms. Katongo has told Q-News that this is despite his gunshot wound having […]

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Entire cost of RB’s retirement house was K25 million – Msiska

Government is actively considering the option of allowing former Republican Presidents design and build houses for themselves. Secretary to the Cabinet Roland Msiska says government wants to be now giving former Presidents hard cash as opposed to itself building them houses. Dr. Msiska says government has realized that the modality used in the case of former […]

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Lusaka police officer shot in stomach by fellow officer

A Police officer has been shot in the stomach by his fellow police officer in an incident that happened at Munali Police Post in Lusaka’s Kaunda square Stage one. Zambia Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo, who has confirmed the incident to QTV News, has identified the victim as Constable Lennox Kapila . Ms. Katongo says the suspect […]

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National Dialogue has not been hijacked, ZCCB assures nation

The three church mother bodies leading the National Dialogue have assured the nation that the dialogue process has not been hijacked. Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) Secretary General Cleophas Lungu says  the church, in particular, cannot and has not hijacked the dialogue process. Father Lungu says the ZCCB, the Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) […]

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Eastern province had 24, 731 teen pregnancies in 2018

Over 24, 000 teenage pregnancies were recorded across Eastern Province among adolescents of the ages between 12 and 20 in 2018. Eastern Province Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo has disclosed that from the 24, 731 teen pregnancies recorded, over 5, 000 were recorded in Chipata while Lundazi recorded 4, 898 cases. Mr. Kasolo, who is shocked by […]

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ZRA exceeds 2018 revenue collection by K3.8 billion

The Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has exceeded its revenue target of K44.7 billion for the 2018 financial year by K3.8 billion. ZRA Commissioner General Kingsley Chanda has disclosed that total Gross revenue collections reached K57.8 billion while total refunds amounted to K9.54 billion. Mr. Chanda  says the ZRA therefore registered a total net collection of K48.5 […]

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Magande asks Lungu to explain purpose of privatization inquiry

President Edgar Lungu has been challenged to hold a media briefing to explain whether indeed he will institute an inquiry into the privatization of Zambian asserts. Former Minister of Finance Ng’andu Magande says if indeed this inquiry will be held, the announcement of the exercise should be done at the highest level of the presidency. Mr. […]

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Public Hospitals have become a death-trap- CK

National Democratic Congress Consultant Chishimba Kambwili has charged that the current state of hospitals in the country is a death trap for patients as there are no effective and efficient health services being provided. Mr. Kambwili has expressed displeasure on how some hospitals and most health facilities in the country lack adequate medicines to give to […]

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MMD doubtful Church should continue leading dialogue

The opposition MMD has questioned the capacity of the Church to continue leading the national dialogue process. MMD National Secretary Raphael Nakachinda says his party is now wondering whether or not the three church mother bodies comprehend the magnitude of the process they have been tasked to lead. Mr. Nakachinda states that the recent conduct and […]

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