UPND Candidate Mucheleka to appear before PF Police today

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Edwin-LifwekeloUPND candidate for the Lubansenshi parliamentary by-election Patrick Mucheleka yesterday allegedly failed to respond to police summons owing to a hitch involving his lawyers.

Police in Luwingu had summoned Mr Mucheleka to assist with investigations on the assault of Luwingu district commissioner Patrick Chanda by suspected cadres.

Northern Province acting commissioner of police Luckson Sakala, said Mr Mucheleka’s lawyers  lost their way to luwingu district in Northern Province and instead found themselves in Isoka in Muchinga Province.

According to a report filed at Luwingu central police station by the UPND campaign manager for the forth coming September 24 by-election, the lawyers only found out they were in a wrong district after arriving and asking if they were in Luwingu.

The proxy who reported to the police on Mr Mucheleka’s behalf promised that Mucheleka would report to the Police today in the company of his lawyers.