First Lady Under Fire For Forcing The Police To Release Chanda Kambwili
Easter lungu is reported to behind the release of Ms. Chanda Kambwili from prison excising her first lady powers on the police. Diamond TV, the channel which reported the story is now said to be under fire from the State House.
State House has denied this report carried by Diamond TV, stating that First Lady Esther Lungu had done this
The First Lady says she respects the due process of the law and would not interfere or influence the police to release any suspect. Mrs. Lungu says such an act would be an indication that the first Lady controls constitutional offices which is very incorrect.
She has since asked Diamond TV to retract the story and apologise for the embarrassment caused.
This is according to a statement issued to the media by Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Isaac Chipampe.
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