Attack on PF members at Kawala market under investigation
By IREEN MULENGA
Police in Lusaka have instituted investigations in a matter where thugs were reported to have gone to Kamwala market yesterday September, 20, 2021 and are alleged to have harassed those that were perceived to be members of the Patriotic Front by locking their shops and chasing them from the market.
Police spokesperson Esther Katongo said that the two police officers who were within the vicinity responded to the report and in trying to address the matter, one police officer was hacked in the head and he sustained injuries.
Ms Katongo said that When police sent in reinforcement, the criminals scampered.
She said Police are investigating the matter and those that will be found wanting will be dealt with accordingly.
And Inspector General of Police, Mr Lemmy Kajoba has called for quick investigations so that those behind the act are brought to book without delay