Two Lusaka men have seen sentenced to four months imprisonment with hard labour in the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court for escaping from prison. The two are; Hitler Kantu, 24, of Kafue and Lawrence Malambo of Kabanana compound. Kantu escaped after he was assigned to apply fertilizer in the main garden at Lusaka Central prisons, while Malambo escaped after lying that he was going to use the toilet. The matters came up before Magistrate K Sakwanda, Wednesday, for facts and sentencing. Brief facts in Kantu’s matter are that; in May, 2015, the correctional facility officer based at Lusaka Central prison, was assigned to work with 30 prisoners at Lusaka Central main garden. The prisoners were divided in three groups; others were applying…...

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