Kenyan teachers held over video of pupils simulating sex

Kenyan police have arrested six teachers from a primary school in the western part of the country over a video shared widely showing pupils simulating sexual acts as the teachers watch.

Zambians face fines for using phone while crossing roads

The authorities in Zambia have passed a law that prohibits pedestrians from crossing the road while wearing headsets or talking on a mobile phone.

Kenya opposition leader faces lawsuit over secret video claim

Kenya's former electoral commission boss has threatened to take legal action against the opposition leader after the politician alleged that the poll team, including the chairman, visited his home during last year's closely fought election, local media report.

Fuel price rise in Cameroon as subsidies scrapped

Fuel prices in Cameroon will rise by about 15% from Wednesday after the government agreed to pressure from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to cut fuel subsidies.

Female soldiers challenged 

Kaoma District Commissioner Kashina Sheba has urged female officers and soldiers not to lag and let the male counterparts take the lead in combat role. 

Snake used as face mask on bus

A man boarded a bus using a snake as a face covering.The commuter and his reptilian mask, which was wrapped around his neck and...


17 GRADE nine pupils of Bruneli Basic school of Kapiri Mposhi District are battling for their lives at Bruneli clinic after drinking suspected poisonous...

Man found dead after marital dispute

A MAN has been found dead in an unfinished building after a marital fight with his wife in Lusaka’s Kanyama compound. In what is suspected...

Chongwe hubby chops wife’s finger

By John Kombe A 29 year old man of Nkhomeshya village in Chongwe is in court for cutting the wife's  forefinger in bizarre circumstances. The accused ...


JACKSON MAPAPAYI writes THREE residents in Solwezi have been arrested in connection with illegal developments and activities at the Kimasala Cemetery. In 2015, the Solwezi Municipal...

Clifford Mulenga admits juju use

PATSON KAWEWE writes THE art of African witchcraft or ‘juju’ is a phenomenon that’s quite difficult to explain as it divides opinions in a manner...