The PF police has restated the 2013 trumped up case under which UPND Mazabuka Member of Parliament Garry Nkombo was accused of murder and detained in Livingstone in 2013.
Below is a statement from Police Spokesperson Mwaata Katongo:
LUSAKA, 17TH SEPTEMBER, 2018 – We have recorded a Warn and Caution statement from Mr Garry Nkombo, UPND Member of Parliament for Mazabuka Constituency in relation to the death of Harry Chanda which happened on 25th February, 2013 in Livingstone of Southern Province.
One person identified as Henry Harry Lungu of Libuyu, Livingstone was arrested in connection with the subject offence and was jointly charged with unknown persons for Manslaughter, contrary to section 199 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the Laws of Zambia and was convicted on 09th March 2017 and is serving a six year sentence with hard labour.
We continued with the investigations so as to link other people who could have participated in the commission of the offence hence the summoning Mr Garry Nkombo who has been Warned and Cautioned for Manslaughter. Investigations have continued.
ESTHER MWAATA KATONGO
ZAMBIA POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER