By MILDRED KATONGO –
THE Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) has called for the arrest of controlling officers in the ministry of Local Government cited in the Auditor General’s report for misapplication of public funds.
TIZ executive director Wesley Chibamba appealed to the Government to address the issues that the AG reports were unearthing and arrest erring officers.
Mr Chibamba said President Edgar Lungu, through the appointed agencies should save Zambians from crooks who were ransacking public coffers and deal with those found wanting.
He said in a statement that the misapplication of more than K 14 million by the ministry of Local government and housing was shocking, unacceptable and an insult to the people. Read more