One Patriotic Front cadre has been arrested in Kanyama after attacking School Children but State House has instructed that he be released.
Meanwhile several school property at the Lady Diana School owned by Samuel Mwale the UPND parliamentary candidate for Kanyama has either been stolen or damaged. Among the items missing a are school radios that the Children use for lessons and several cellphones and Lunch-boxes.
A police source has disclosed that the cadre will bé released soon.
“We Managed to arrest one cadre but our superiors on the ground have told us that there are instructions from State House to release the cadre,” the source said.
The source said he does not know exactly who called from State House but he is aware that Political Advisor to Edgar Lungu has been given a Walkie Talkie (Radio Message) by the Police command. ” I’m not sure who instructed from State House but I’m aware Kaizer has a radio message. It was given to him sometime back. He listens to both Police messages and Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) messages. I’m also aware that the cadres came from Soweto market. They belong to Stephen Kamyongo team. You know Kampyongo was a trader there before becoming MP” the source said.