Daily Archives: October 8, 2017

Lungu’s fight against corruption questioned

AGF Executive Director Justin Mushoke

The Action Governance Forum (AGF) is shocked with the manner in which the fight against corruption is being treated by President Edgar Lungu. AGF Executive Director Justin Mushoke in a statement to QTV News says it is the President who told the nation that some of his Ministers are corrupt and yet nothing has been done to the Ministers he ...

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Chengelo pupils harass their colleague over a girl

Chengelo School

Some pupils at Chengelo School in Mkushi District have brutally bullied their white friend over a girl. A video has surfaced on social media where pupils of Chengelo School have been caught on camera brutally assaulting another pupil. In this video two pupils Identified as Mwila Hara and Jabulani Nhliziyoare are seen using a belt, fists and kicks to beat up ...

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Cholera cases in Lusaka rise to eleven

Dr. Chitalu Chilufya

Cholera cases in Lusaka have increased to eleven from yesterday’s nine cases recorded in Lusaka’s Chipata Compound. Health Minister Dr. Chitalu Chilufya has told Journalists in Lusaka after visiting the affected areas that so far there are no deaths recorded. Dr. Chilufya says the Ministry of Health has since put Lusaka on Cholera alert. He says six people have been ...

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Chief Munkanta has died

Chief Munkanta

Chief Munkanta of the Chishinga people in Kawambwa District has died. Luapula Province Minister Nickson Chilangwa has confirmed the traditional leader’s demise. Mr. Chilangwa said Chief Munkanta who was admitted to Mansa General Hospital yesterday died in the early hours of Saturday. Meanwhile, Mr. Chilangwa received the death of Chief Munkanta with great shock. The Provincial Minister who described the ...

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Rapper Nelly arrested over alleged tour bus rape

A lawyer for the 42-year-old artist denied the allegations

Rapper Nelly has been arrested after a woman accused him of raping her on his tour bus following a concert near Seattle. Police in Auburn said they arrested the artist after a woman called emergency services at 03:48 (10:48 GMT) to report a sex assault. The singer strongly denies the allegations and has now been released. “I have not been ...

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Catalan independence declaration ‘will have no effect’

Mariano Rajoy: "I don't rule out absolutely anything that is within the law"

Any declaration of independence by Catalonia will have no effect, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has warned, adding that he is not ruling out suspending the region’s autonomy. In an interview with El Pais newspaper, Mr Rajoy also rejected any mediation to resolve the crisis. Earlier, thousands of people rallied across the country for Spanish unity. The demonstrations were in ...

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Morocco go top of Group C

Khalid Boutaib

Morocco moved to the top of their 2018 World Cup qualifying group after beating Gabon 3-0 at the Stade Mohammed V on Saturday night. The win sees them up to nine points in Group C, one above second placed Cote d’Ivoire who drew 0-0 against Mali on Friday night. Gabon are third in the group with five points and are ...

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Nigeria going to Russia, Ghana miss out

Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi’s goal saw Nigeria become the first African team to qualify for next year’s World Cup in Russia, while Ghana were eliminated in the qualifiers. A 73rd-minute strike by Arsenal forward Iwobi handed the Super Eagles a 1-0 success over Zambia in Uyo, ensuring top spot in Group B with a game to spare. “It was my goal to ...

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Restrict use of guns, Chola advises police

Bellion Chola

Advocacy against Child Abuse and Gender Based Violence Executive Bellion Chola has called on the Zambia Police Service to be strict in issuing out gun licenses to people. Mr. Chola has told QTV News via telephone that the report that a 34-year-old man of Lusaka has shot dead his 26-year-old girlfriend after a dispute is worrying and shocking. Mr. Chola ...

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