Court News

Three killed and one injured in stabbing and shooting incident in Japan – media

Tokyo - Three people were killed and one injured in a shooting and stabbing incident in a city in rural Japan on Thursday, with the perpetrator having barricaded himself inside a building, media reported.

Man opened plane door in mid-air because he was ‘uncomfortable’ – report

A passenger on an Asiana Airlines 020560.KS flight told police he opened a door on the plane minutes before it landed in Daegu, South Korea, on Friday because he was "uncomfortable", Yonhap News Agency reported.

Ugandan lawyer shot dead as he arrived home

A Ugandan lawyer has been shot dead in central Wakiso region, north-west of capital Kampala. Police told local media that Ronald Mukisa, 45, was killed on Tuesday night as he was arriving home.

How Much Sleep Do You Need? -Recommended Hours by Age

“I’ll sleep when I’m dead.” This seems to be a popular mantra amongst the go-getters of the world. In fact, I’d be willing to wager you’ve heard of at least one highly successful person who prides themselves on their ability to consistently crush goals with as little as three or four hours of sleep per night.[1]

WWF Zambia urges gov’t to halt mining in Lower Zambezi

THE World Wide Fund (WWF) Zambia has appealed to government to review and cancel the mining licence for the large-scale mining operations in the Lower Zambezi National Park.

Delegation of officials from SA in Malawi for extradition hearing of Shepherd Bushiri, wife

A delegation of officials from South Africa, led by the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development, has arrived in Malawi to participate in the extradition hearing of fugitives Shepherd Bushiri and his wife, Mary.

Lusaka lawyer Mutemwa enters consent judgement with First Capital Bank

LUSAKA lawyer, Mutemwa Mutemwa  trading as Mutemwa Chambers, has entered into a consent judgement with First Capital Bank Limited in a matter he was sued for failing to settle a loan facility amounting to more than K600, 000, obtained in 2016.

Rape victim, 15 in ‘lost and found’ episode at courts

A 15-YEAR-OLD defilement victim on Friday went missing at the Lusaka Magistrate’s Court before she was later found outside one of the courtrooms.


The Lusaka magistrate court has sentenced a 30-year-old man of Kalingalinga Township in Lusaka to a year’s imprisonment with hard labour for stealing a hosepipe at the High Court grounds.

Kambwili pleads not guilty to unlawful assembly

PATRIOTIC Front (PF) presidential candidate, Chishimba Kambwili and his co- accused have pleaded not guilty to two counts of Definitions of unlawful assembly and riot and expressing or showing hatred, ridicule or contempt for persons because of race.

Finday had four passports, Immigration officer tells court 

A senior Immigration officer has told Lusaka magistrate Sylvia Munyinya that Valden Findley, a Lusaka business executive possessed four passports which were valid and active.