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Lusaka Lawyer And A Radiation Therapy Technologist Arrested

The two have been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission for forgery and uttering a forged document.

In a statement issued today DEC Public Relations officer Theresa Katonga says

Kennedy Mambwe, 39, a lawyer from a known law firm, has been arrested and jointly charged with Joseph Kabwe Mofu a Radiation Therapy Technologist at a known hospital for forgery and uttering a forged document to DEC officers.

“Kennedy Mambwe is the lawyer representing Mr. Walid El Nahas of Intelligent Mobility Solution recently arrested by the Commission for corrupt practices with public officers,” she said.

Ms. Katongo explains that particulars of the offence are that Kennedy Mambwe jointly and whilst acting together with Joseph Kabwe Mofu and other persons unknown, on dates unknown but between 19th and 21st December, 2019 forged and uttered a recommendation letter purporting that it was written by a doctor at a named hospital for Mr. Walid El Nahas to seek specialized treatment abroad when in fact not.

The suspects are on Police bond and are expected to appear in court soon.

©Zambia Reports 2020.

 

3 Comments

  1. King Kong

    Ba DEC badiling’a nama forgery manje,ine nadabwa.

    • Shi Chanda

      Its because the document was connected to medical treatment which involved “drugs”. Their scope of work includes both illegal and legal drugs

  2. muntungwa

    You are correct Shi Chanda.

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