A suspected UPND youth has asked the Lusaka High Court to grant him leave to issue a writ of habeas corpus ad subjiciendum, directing the officer in Charge at Kabwata Police Station to present him in court. He further wants the officer in charge to show cause why he should not immediately be released from detention. Edward Roy Makayi, who is being investigated for Defamation of the President, has cited the Attorney General as respondent in the matter saying if the police are permitted to hold him any longer without taking him to court, he will be unjustly denied his rights to liberty and justice. In an affidavit in support of ex parte summons for leave to issue writ of…...

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