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Some smallholder farmers from Mupambe area in Mufulira District on the Copperbelt have accused the Mufulira Municipal Council of allocating land that they have been conducting farming activities on for more than 17 years to unknown people. The affected farmers have told Mafken FM radio in a walk in interview that they were allowed to […]

India’s groundbreaking lunar achievement, Chandrayaan-3, has triumphantly touched down near the Moon’s south pole, solidifying its position as the pioneer in lunar exploration. Congratulations to ISRO – Indian Space Research Organisation on the successful landing of Chandrayaan on the Moon’s South Pole and becoming the only space organization to achieve the feat. #India #Chandrayaan3 #ISRO […]

Details of the plane’s flightpaths and passengers were uncovered by an Egyptian journalist who was later arrested. When a mysterious plane was intercepted on August 14 in the Zambian capital, Lusaka, by local authorities, Karim Asaad, an investigative journalist working for an Egyptian fact-checking platform matsada2sh got to work. What he found was a complex […]

A Senior Citizen of Mupambe area in Mufulira district on the Copperbelt has expressed concerned over the rampant increase of prostitution in the area involving young women. The resident who spoke on condition of anonymity tells Mafken FM radio that the situation has gotten out of hand, in that, the young women are the ones […]

President Hakainde Hichilema has urged Zambians to separate crime from politics. Speaking at a media briefing held at State House in Lusaka today, monitored by Mafken FM radio, Mr. Hichilema is of the view that politicizing every issue, especially crime, can lead to a loss of focus on addressing core issues affecting the country. The […]

Minister of Mines and Mineral Development, Paul Kabuswe says the alleged gold that was seized on a private jet by the Drug Enforcement Commission –DEC- at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport is actually copper, zinc with some traces of tin. Mr Kabuswe says after his ministry was informed of the seizure, a team of experts was […]

Some residents of Mufulira’s Mutundu ward have called on Mufulira Municipal Council to conduct more sanitisation programmes on the Constituency Development Fund (CDF). This came to light when Future-Prenuer Zambia conducted CDF sensitisation in the ward. The residents disclosed that only a few people who have access to radio and television receive information on CDF. […]

In a bid to manage waste in clinics in the Mufulira district, the Buyantanshi Women’s Support group, in collaboration with Development and Aid People to People (DAPP) in Zambia and the Churches Health Association of Zambia (CHAZ) have started donating waste bins and gloves to five clinics across the municipality. Two waste bins and gloves […]

A 6-year-old girl of Katembula area of Lufwanyama district has allegedly been defiled by her 30-year-old biological father. Copperbelt Police Commanding Officer, Peacewell Mweemba, has confirmed the incident to Mafken FM Radio. He says the man has been identified as Clement Mwape aged 30, a General worker at ZAFFICO and the incident occurred around 20:00 […]

A 38-year-old woman of Lusaka’s Chawama Compound has been arrested for Murder after stabbing her brother-in-law to death. The woman identified as Catherine Sampa is reported to have committed the crime on 1st August, 2023, at around 22:55 hours in Chawama Compound. In a statement availed to Mafken FM radio, Police Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga says […]