Court News

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. 

244 Siavonga residents get bursaries

The Siavonga Constituency Development Fund (CDF) committee has awarded bursaries to 244 residents who applied for scholarships in skills development and secondary school education.

Why you should avoid wifely duties with boyfriends

By Anne Muiruri From the time we are young girls, we are told that once we grow up, we will...

Man allegedly killed wife a day after she withdrew a domestic violence case against him

A 33-year-old woman was murdered allegedly by her husband a day after she withdrew a domestic violence case against him.

Lusaka magistrate commits woman to high court for killing hubby 

Lusaka Magistrate Allan Kangwa has committed a 30 year old woman of Lusaka to the High court for killing her husband using a pounding stick.

Woman goes in for 12 months for hammering husband

A Lusaka housewife has been sentenced to 12 months simple imprisonment for beating her husband after he refused to give her money for school fees, books and other necessities for the children.

Ndozo Lodge owner allowed to seek medical attention abroad

LUSAKA magistrate Irene Wishimanga has allowed Ndozo Lodge proprietor Chrint Sichamba to seek medical attention abroad but should make a formal application before the court.

Rising divorce cases worry ICOZ

The Independent Churches of Zambia (ICOZ) has expressed concern over the increase in the number of married couples seeking divorce. The country has continued to record an increase in couples seeking divorce with over 30, 000 cases recorded in 2022, compared to over 21, 000 cases, which reported in 2021.


LAWYER Makebi Zulu says he has instituted legal processes to challenge the Anti-Corruption Commission’s (ACC) seizure of a house and apartments belonging to Lusaka businessman, Francis Muchemwa.

Teacher dragged to court for forgery 

A TEACHER at a named school in Lusaka has been dragged to court for forging a Certificate of Teachers Registration Template from Teaching Council of Zambia (TCZ).