Police Summon Kabwata Aspirant

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POLICEPolice in Lusaka have summoned Kabwata Constituency independent Parliamentary aspiring candidate Clement Tembo to exculpate himself over the gun shots he is alleged to have fired during nominations at Saint Patrick’s primary school yesterday.

Police Assistant Public Relation Officer Ester Katongo says police yesterday opened an inquiry in the matter after receiving reports from some PF members.

Ms. Katongo has told ZNBC News in Lusaka that Mr. Tembo is reported to have fired multiple shots in the midst of supporters when PF candidate Given Lubinda was filing in his nominations at the school.

But when contacted, Mr. Tembo said he has not yet received any summon from the police.

Meanwhile, Mr. Tembo says he yesterday managed to file in his nomination after he was whisked in the school in the boot of his vehicle.