The Task Force on Corruption referred to as Government Joint Investigations Team has arrested and charged William Banda, former MMD Lusaka Province Chairman.
Christopher Chibanku, the spokesperson of the Task Force revealed that Banda has been arrested for two counts of being in possession of property suspected of being proceeds of crime Contrary.
Chibanku said that in the first count William Banda is ‘arrested in connection with the five (5) motor vehicles namely Toyota Prado registration number ABZ 1661, Toyota Prado registration number ABR 9874, Toyota Harrier Registration number ALB 3619, Toyota Surf Registration number ABG 9009 and Toyota Cresta registration ABX1408 reasonably suspected to be proceeds of crime.
He said ‘In the second count, Mr. Banda was found to be in possession of cash money amounting to One Hundred Million Eight Hundred Thousand Kwacha (K100, 800,000) reasonably suspected to be proceeds of crime.
He said William Banda who has since been released on Bond will appear in court on 30th August, 2012.