Afumba and others to appear at Lusaka Magistrate court tomorrow the 22nd December instead of Mungu

21 December 2014

Information just received indicates that detained Linyungandambo leader and Barotseland Administrator General Afumba Mombotwa together with his co-accused’s cases have been transferred from Mungu to Lusaka. As such the three will be appearing before Lusaka magistrate tomorrow the 22nd of December 2014 most likely in the morning at 09:00hrs.

The information further state that Mungu police, for some explained reasons, have cleared the transfer of the case in which the trio have been charged with both sedition and treason felonies from Mungu to Lusaka.

Meanwhile, the three have been detained at Mwembeshi Maximum prison after they had secretly been transferred from Kambule remand prison in Mungu to this maximum facility in Mumbwa.

Afumba Mombotwa who took oath of office on the 14th August 2013 to head the Barotseland interim government as Administrator general was arrested on Friday, 05th December 2014 together with two other officials of his government after they had visited senior chief Inyambo Yeta in Sisheke region of Barotseland.

More updates on this story as it develop.

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