Police Pick Up Saviour Chishimba

UPP president Saviour Chishimba has been picked up by plain clothed policemen. Chishimba was picked up from Diamond TV in Lusaka’s Rhodes Park area. According to information obtained, the UPP President was scheduled to appear on Diamond TV for a … Continued

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UPP president Saviour Chishimba has been picked up by plain clothed policemen. Chishimba was picked up from Diamond TV in Lusaka’s Rhodes Park area. According to information obtained, the UPP President was scheduled to appear on Diamond TV for a live phone in programme. Chishimba is said to be at police headquarters in Lusaka. The opposition leader has been very vocal challenging the ruling Patriotic Front on various governance issues. Chishimba has also been exposing alleged corruption involving government institution and making links to State House and other leading public officials The post Police Pick Up Saviour Chishimba appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Balogun Draws Champion, Carlson, At Georgia 2017 Chess World Cup

[Guardian] Nigeria’s chess star, Master Oluwafemi Balogun, who won the recent West African tourney in Liberia, has been drawn to play against current world champion, Magnus Carlsen at forthcoming Chess World Cup slated to hold in Georgia next month.

[Guardian] Nigeria's chess star, Master Oluwafemi Balogun, who won the recent West African tourney in Liberia, has been drawn to play against current world champion, Magnus Carlsen at forthcoming Chess World Cup slated to hold in Georgia next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Marital Dispute Leads Luapula Man To Kill His Wife

A man of Sumbu village in Chief Kalama Lukangaba’s area in Luapula has murdered his wife following a marital dispute. The man has been identified as 22 year old Given Chungu who murdered his 26-year-old wife Miles Banda on Sunday … Continued

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A man of Sumbu village in Chief Kalama Lukangaba’s area in Luapula has murdered his wife following a marital dispute. The man has been identified as 22 year old Given Chungu who murdered his 26-year-old wife Miles Banda on Sunday night. Chungu attempted to commit suicide, but was unsuccessful. Police in Mansa confirmed the incident saying the culprit is in custody and charged with murder. In Ndola, the wife and brothers of the late taxi driver murdered and buried in the Democratic Republic of Congo have appealed to Police to expedite the process of exhuming the body for repatriation. The family wants the body of Peter Chainda to be brought back to Zambia, dead or live. Two weeks ago, Chainda was booked by unknown people only to learn he was taken to Congo where he is believed to have been murdered. Unconfirmed reports indicate that the driver took bandits to Congo using Maria Chimona Road. Last week his vehicle was spotted in Chifubu garage with the engine and other parts missing. One suspect is in Police custody in Ndola. The suspect identified as James Banku told police that Peter is buried in Congo. The post Marital Dispute Leads Luapula Man To Kill His Wife appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Lt. Jarju, 4 Others Detained

[Foroyaa] Information reaching Foroyaa indicates that at least 5 members of the Gambia Armed Forces were arrested nearly three weeks ago and have since been detained at the Guards Battalion in Fajara Barracks, under the Military Police.

[Foroyaa] Information reaching Foroyaa indicates that at least 5 members of the Gambia Armed Forces were arrested nearly three weeks ago and have since been detained at the Guards Battalion in Fajara Barracks, under the Military Police.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Hon. Ousman Sillah Enquires About Situation of Reinstated Civil Servants

[Foroyaa] “I want to know what the position of government is regarding the situation of the former victims of wrongly termination who have confirmed their reinstatement in the civil service,” said Hon. Ousman Sillah,the National Assembly Member for Ban…

[Foroyaa] "I want to know what the position of government is regarding the situation of the former victims of wrongly termination who have confirmed their reinstatement in the civil service," said Hon. Ousman Sillah,the National Assembly Member for Banjul North Constituency, in his contribution to the adjournment debate at the National Assembly on Monday, 31 July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

EU Bails Out Gambia With 25 Million Euro Grant

[Foroyaa] The European Union (EU) has announced that it has signed a 25 million euros grant (1.25 billion dalasis) with the Gambia as a budget support for the country’s struggling economy. This was announced at a ceremony held on Tuesday, August 01, in…

[Foroyaa] The European Union (EU) has announced that it has signed a 25 million euros grant (1.25 billion dalasis) with the Gambia as a budget support for the country's struggling economy. This was announced at a ceremony held on Tuesday, August 01, in Fajara.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia