By ALICE NACHILEMBE
Police in Kitwe have arrested Copperbelt University Student Union (COBUSU) Finance Minister Bright Chanda for alleged forgery and Theft of K95,990 from the COBUSU account.
Copperbelt Deputy Commissioner Bothwell Namuswa confirmed the development that Chanda 25, of H/No 318 Francis Mukuka Mufulira was one of the only two signatories for the account.
Mr Namuswa said Chanda is alleged to have forged the other signature for the Dean of Students Dr Alisala Mulambya who happens to be the other signatory.
He said the development occurred between March 3, 2020 and June 19, 2020 at Zanaco Kitwe business center in Kitwe and Zanaco Manda hill Lusaka.
Mr Namuswa said investigations into the matter have continued while the suspect remains in police custody