Copperbelt Province youth chairman Nathan Chanda has asked the Zambia Police Service to thoroughly investigate the matter in which three Chinese nationals shot six Lufwanyama residents suspected to have been thieves. In a statement yesterday, Chanda, who is also Luanshya Mayor, condemned the conduct of the Chinese investors at Ebenezer Gem-field mine for shooting the six named residents and asked the police to work with the Ministry of Mines in investigating the matter. Chanda stated that investors must respect Zambians who were the owners of the minerals they were following. “As PF on the Copperbelt, we respect and appreciate any investment, but it should not be at the expense of our local people. What happened in Lufwanyama is very regrettable…....

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