Three senior Zambia Airforce officers (ZAF) connected to embattled commander Erick Chimese have been sent on forced leave to facilitate corruption investigations.
The three are Chief of Finance Brigadier General Newton Chitambo(in photo) Chief of Tech Brigadier General Kabanda and Operations Assistant Lt Colonel Phiri .
The three were given letters of ‘suspension’ today , 27 July 2018.
According to ZAF insiders , These are Chimense’s boys and were working together to loot ZAF funds.
Chimese himself was sent on forced leave last Monday and has been barred from entering any ZAF facility or leaving the country.
His military security and cars have all been withdrawn.