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January 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW PHIRI - THE Livingstone High Court has discharged a 42-year-old woman of Choma who was charged with murder because the prosecution did not have sufficient evidence to continue with the case. Fedina Chipako...

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January 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE, KASONDE KASONDE and BRIAN HATYOKA - A LUSAKA High Court judge has called for national dialogue to tackle the increasing cases of sexual offences. Mr Justice Chalwe Mchenga said the 15-year maximum...

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January 4, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SERAH TEMBO - A LUSAKA wife has told a local court how her husband has married six times over the years. The 22-year-old woman, Marvis Phiri, of George Township said she was the fourth...

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January 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE - KABWE High Court Judge Eddie Sikazwe has sentenced five men to death by hanging after they were found guilty of murder and aggravated robbery charges. Mr Justice Sikazwe said he found...

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January 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE - THE Lusaka magistrate’s court has dismissed an application by three Bulgarian nationals who attempted to have their indictment quashed on grounds that it is defective. Chief resident magistrate Joshua Banda instead...

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January 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KAMPO - THE Ndola magistrate’s court has sentenced a 25-year-old man to nine months in prison with hard labour for stabbing another man. Ndola Magistrate Ben Akende convicted and sentenced Chanda Kalandwe of...

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December 28, 2013 - 0 Comments

A 33-YEAR-OLD man of Lusaka’s Lilanda Township has accused his wife of making him impotent whenever he wants to make love to other women. The man told the court that had no erection whenever he...

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December 27, 2013 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASOND - KABWE Principal Resident Magistrate John Mbuzi has warned a senior resident doctor at Kapiri-Mposhi District Hospital against missing the next court case involving two men accused of committing homosexual acts. Mr...

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December 27, 2013 - 0 Comments

By DELPHINE ZULU - TWO brothers have been sentenced to death for axing their 75-year-old father to death and later burying him in a shallow grave after a land dispute. Lusaka High Court judge Christine...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KAMPO - THE Ndola Magistrate Court has convicted and sentenced a 20-year-old man to three months in prison with hard labour for stealing onions valued at K20. Magistrate Chitundu Chongo convicted Hanseni Phiri...

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