One of Hakainde Hichilema’s lawyers Keith Mwemba is being trailed by OP agents who are threatening his family, the court has heard. Mweemba has applied to court to withdrew from the case for the sake of his family.
Meanwhile the court room is filled to capacity by PF cadres wearing police uniforms. The PF police are there to intimidate HH’s lawyers . Some of them are perched on court room windows.
Lead lawyer Vincent Malambo has complained to the magistrate that the court room packed with police is not conducive for a fair trial and that he feels unsafe.