16 soldiers killed in Mali

MALI - Gunmen temporarily seized an army base in Central Mali, Local Media reported on Sunday citing a local mayor. The attack in the Mpoti...

TWO DIE , 10 OTHERS INJURED IN ROAD ACCIDENT IN NTCHISI

BY CHINSINSI CHEKETA Two people have on Sunday died while ten others sustained injuries in a road accident in Ntchisi district. Confirming the incident the district’s...

Floods death toll rises from 45 to 56

The death toll from floods and heavy rains has risen from 45 to 56 deaths while 577 people have injuries, the Department of Disaster...

Two-year-old girl drowns in Ntchisi

A two-year-old girl has died after drowning in Kanenje stream in Ntchisi district, police have confirmed. The deceased has been identified as Chrishan Edward of...

Ethiopian Plane Crash: Man lost wife, daughter and three grandchildren

It was supposed to be an adventurous trip that Anne Karanja would live to remember. Mrs Karanja’s husband of 35 years, John Karanja, had paid...

Floods Claim Six People In Chikwawa

Six people including a health surveillance assistant( HSA) have died in floods that have rocked Chikwawa due to heavy rainfall. Two of the casualties are...

Zambian Diplomat Dies

Zambian High Commissioner to Ghana Rayford Mbulu has died. High Commissioner Mbulu, a former Kalulushi member of parliament, died in the early hours of today...

TEENEGER KILLED OVER GULE WAMKULU IN NTCHISI DISTRICT

BY CHINSINSI CHEKETA  Police in Ntchisi have on Saturday arrested a 12-year-old boy for allegedly murdering his fellow teenager over Gule Wamkulu dancing practices in...

Daughter Kills Mother in Zambia

ZAMBIA - A 51 year old woman of Chief Mumbi area in Petauke District believed to be a mental patient has allegedly murdered her...

HEAVY RAINS KILLS ONE IN NKHOTAKOTA DISTRICT

BY CHINSINSI CHEKETA A 28-year-old woman has on Saturday died after a Jacaranda tree fell on her house in Nkhotakota district. Confirming the incident, Nkhunga police...

Teacher Hangs Himself over Corruption Claims

A teacher aged 44 has hanged himself after a certain man claimed that he received a bribe in order to reserve space for a...

Lightning Kills two Children in Zambia

ZAMBIA - Two girls of same family aged 10 and 12 have been struck to death by lightning while another is battling for her...

MAN DROWNS IN LAKE MALAWI

A 32-year-old man in Rumphi has died after drowning in Lake Malawi where he went for fishing. The deceased who was a fisherman has been...

SELF-PROCLAIMED SON of KAMUZU BANDA, JUMAN DIES after SHORT ILLNESS

A man who used to proclaim himself as the son of the late President Dr Hastings Kamuzu Banda has died at Queen Elizabeth Central...

Remembering Oliver Mtukudzi

Many Africans are joining Zimbabweans in mourning the death of musician Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi, a star of Afro-jazz who won a following across the...

Veteran Musician Oliver Mtukudzi Dies

The sad news has been confirmed. Zimbabwe’s legendary musician, Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi has died at the age of 66. Oliver Mtukudzi, also known as "Tuku" (short...

Remains of former Vice President of the Republic of Zambia’s Body...

ZAMBIA - The remains of former Vice President of the Republic of Zambia, Hon. Lupando Mwape will be repatriated to Zambia on Friday 25th...

Kenya mourns 6 who died in hotel attack

Kenyans are gathering at a church to mourn some of the 21 victims of the Islamic extremist attack in Nairobi last week. Six employees of...