Police in Choma have arrested a Zambia Airforce (ZAF) official for swindling youths after she told them that she would recruit them into the military.
Mrs Golden Muyumba, the secretary to the ZAF regional commander based in Choma, is said to have swindled 15 families.
Each family paid her K3600 after she assured them that she would give their children jobs as ZAF officers.
She was arrested by police in Choma on Thursday. She received about K50, 000 (K50 million old currency) from families mostly drawn from Chikankata mission.