20 Arrested For Drug Trafficking

The Drug Enforcement Commission -DEC- has arrested over 20 people countrywide, for trafficking in various quantities of Cannabis.
Among those arrested is a peasant farmer, Sipesha Noombo, aged 37, of Numbu village in Namwala, Southern province, for trafficking in over 10 kilogrammes of cannabis.
DEC Deputy Public Relations Officer, Mutale Chileshe, has confirmed this in a statement availed to TV 2 news in Lusaka today.
Mr Chileshe says others arrests are in Western, Eastern and Luapula provinces.
He has further explained that all suspects will appear in court soon.