Miles Sampa Clash with City Market Manager Mwenya Matafwali over Funds. City Market Manager Mwenya Matafwali has rubbished allegations by Lusaka Mayor Miles Sampa that he has misappropriated over K13 million.
Mr Matafwali was reacting to a letter written by the Mayor addressed to Lusaka City Council Town Clerk Alex Mwansa, which accused him of remitting only K60, 000.00 in 2019 out of total revenue of over K13 million.
Mayor Sampa has also recommended that Mr Matafwali’s contract should not be renewed when it expires this July, owing to his alleged poor financial performance.
Mr. Matafwali has denied the allegations, further stating that the market’s wage bill is about K1 million for over 250 workers, while the market has other operational costs.
The city market manager also believes Mr Sampa has a personal bone to pick with him.
In Other News – Govt thanks Hakainde Hichilema over his decision to donate to COVID-19 Fight
The government of Zambia has expressed gratitude to UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema over his decision to donate towards the fight against COVID-19.
Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo says Mr Hichilema and the UPND are free to donate to correctional facilities and other institutions towards the fight against the coronavirus.
Speaking on the Breakfast show on Hot FM this morning, Mr Kampyongo said Mr Hichilema is free to donate to any institution of his choice.
He added that even President Edgar Lungu has no problem with anyone wanting to donate towards the fight against COVID-19. Continue Reading