Zambezi airline goes to court over suspended licence

Zambezi airline goes to court over suspended licence

Zambezi Airline has challenged the suspension of its air service permit.

The Airline has sort judicial review over the matter in the Lusaka High Court.

Zambezi airline is seeking a court order to quash the decision by transport, works and supply Permanent Secretary, Dominic Sichinga to suspend the airline service permit.

Zambezi Airline has contended that the suspension of it airline permit is illegal as it lacks jurisdiction.

The Airline has also argued that Director of Civil Aviation acted illegally by invoking legislation which has not been enacted in Zambia to arrive at the suspension of the permit.

Zambezi Airline has also lamented that the verdict to suspend the air permit was defiance of the rule of Natural justice as the airline was not given an opportunity to be heard.

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