INSPECTOR General of Police Kakoma Kanganja says there is need for concerted efforts in devising strategies aimed at fighting all forms of cross border crimes.
Kanganja who is also Southern African Region for Police Chiefs Cooperation (SARPCCO) Chairperson has called for active participation of all SARPCCO member countries in the activities of the regional body.
Kanganja who is in South Africa is also scheduled to travel to Eswatin for routine visits to SARPCCO Member countries to check on progress made on the implementation of INTERPOL and SARPCCO resolutions and decisions as well as iron out impediments to international and regional police corporation in the fight of transnational crimes.
According to a statement issued by Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo, Kanganja further observed the need for increased effort in devising strategies aimed at fighting all forms of cross border crimes among member states.
” We all need to direct our resources towards strengthening border areas which are access points for criminals involved in cross border crime, ” said Kanganja.
Among other decisions passed during various membet country Police Chiefs meetings include Combating violent crimes, fighting cyber crime in the SADC region, conducting of SARPCCO joint operations, and prevention and combating Trafficking in persons in the SADC region among others.
President Lungu commends the Zambia Defence Force for remaining politically neutral
PF demands that police arrest UPND officials that caused injuries and damage to property in Lusaka
THE Patriotic Front has called on the Zambia Police to arrest Opposition UPND cadres that damaged property and caused widespread injuries to PF members and members of the Public.
Secretary General Hon Davies Mwila has stated that before approval for a public procession is granted, marshalls sign guarantees that such a procession will be peaceful and without violence and disturbances.
Mr. Mwila has called on the Police to arrest and charge the UPND Marshalls and hold them accountable for the destruction to public property and injuries.
He said the Public Order Act provides for marshalls to be accountable to public procession that are conducted.
Mr. Mwila has praised the PF members in Lusaka for acting with utmost restraint and refusing to retaliate against the UPND.
He said the party was scaling up its political activities that will include road shows and door-to-door but will be Covid-19 compliant.
This is according to a press statement issued by issued by Mr. Antonio Mwanza, Media Director, Patriotic Front
Police arrest man for pulling down and destroying campaign materials belonging to PF
POLICE in Lusaka have arrested a 23 year old man for pulling down and destroying campaign materials belonging to the Patriotic Front Mandevu aspiring Member of Parliament.
In a media statement issued, Police spokesperson Esther Katongo said Joseph Sakala of angels area, Kabanana compound has been detained in police custody awaiting court appearance.
“This is reported to have occured on 11th June, 2021 at 16 30 hours in Chazanga Compound at Angel’s Clinic,” Mrs Katongo said.
She further reminded all political party sympathizers to avoid destroying other political party campaign materials as the act is criminal.