Police In Lusaka Pick Up Tayali

Police in Lusaka on thursday evning  picked up Economic and Equity Party (EEP) Leader Chilufya Tayali in connection with his Facebook posting on the Inspector General of Police.

Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo has confirmed the development saying that Mr. Tayali was picked up  in connection with his statement on his Facebook page against the Inspector General of Police where he stated that Mr. Kakoma Kanganja  was covering his inefficiencies to Charge UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema with treason.

Ms Katongo says Mr. Tayali in his posting on Facebook insinuated that Mr. Kanganja planned what transpired in Mongu to kill the President.

She says the EEP Leader has since been charged with Libel contrary to section 191 of the Penal Code.

The Police Spokesperson says Mr. Tayali is currently detained in Police custody.

4 Responses to "Police In Lusaka Pick Up Tayali"

  1. GBM   April 15, 2017 at 11:51 am

    Inside mwaiche ukutemwa ukubwabwata!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Zambia first   April 16, 2017 at 5:49 pm

    Flimsy charges

  3. Jean   April 18, 2017 at 3:34 pm

    The charge is 100% fair and he should prepare for it penalty.

  4. tripoli   April 25, 2017 at 9:29 am

    give him treason…..