Two Mbala police officers jailed two-years for aiding PIs

By Staff Reporter

Two Mbala police officers and a civilian have been sentenced to two years imprisonment each with hard labour for abetting 20 Ethiopian prohibited immigrants enter Zambia.

The officers, Kamfwa Kabwe 28, Hillary Hamweene 42 and a civilian Mandona Chikumbi, 38, were sentenced on Friday by Kasama magistrate, Samson Mumba.

Facts before the court were that the embattled trio on August 31, 2018, abetted the illegal entry of 20 Ethiopian nationals Contrary to Section 6 Sub-section one paragraph (A) Act number 18 of 2010 of the Immigration Act.