FOUR UPND cadres have sued the state in the Lusaka High Court seeking damages for false imprisonment on a charge of possession of offensive materials and weapons. In their statement of claim, Remmy Mukoba, Kelvin Mwansa Mupulisa, Fabian Mwanza Lubona and Martin Muchindu, who have cited the Attorney General as the respondent, stated that they were falsely imprisoned for 30 days. They stated that there was no direct evidence liking them to the offence of possession of offensive weapons. “The four plaintiffs were Zambian national who were apprehended by the officers from the Zambia Police Service facing joint prosecution on the charge of possession of offensive materials and weapons. The defendant is liable for the malicious acts of Zambia police…...

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