by Mirriam Chabala on 25 Apr 2019by Mirriam Chabala on 25 Apr 2019by Sipilisiwe Ncube on 25 Apr 2019by Sandra Mulenga on 25 Apr 2019
- Goal Diggers
by Abraham Kalito on 27 Mar 2019by Abraham Kalito on 26 Mar 2019by Abraham Kalito on 26 Mar 2019by Abraham Kalito on 26 Mar 2019
by Stuart Lisulo on 25 Apr 2019by Stuart Lisulo on 24 Apr 2019by Mirriam Chabala on 24 Apr 2019by Stuart Lisulo on 23 Apr 2019
by Joseph Mwenda on 25 Apr 2019by Daniel Chansa on 25 Apr 2019by Zondiwe Mbewe on 25 Apr 2019by Zondiwe Mbewe on 25 Apr 2019
- Editor's Choice
by Diggers Reporter on 4 Mar 2019by Andyford Mayele Banda on 29 Jan 2019by Davies Mwila on 22 Jan 2019by Diggers Reporter on 17 Jan 2019
by Diggers Editor on 25 Apr 2019by Diggers Editor on 24 Apr 2019by Diggers Editor on 22 Apr 2019by Diggers Editor on 19 Apr 2019
by Diggers Correspondent on 23 Apr 2019by Felix Kashweka on 2 Apr 2019by Thomas Mulenga on 29 Mar 2019by McQueen Zaza on 26 Mar 2019
- Guest Diggers
by Dr Munyonzwe Hamalengwa on 18 Apr 2019by Chisoni Mumba, PhD on 14 Apr 2019by Dr Chisoni Mumba, PhD on 28 Mar 2019by Sishuwa Sishuwa on 25 Mar 2019
IG warns trigger happy cops in RoanBy Daniel Chansa in Luanshya on 26 Mar 2019
Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kanganja has warned police officers policing the Roan parliamentary by elections not to use excessive force.
Kanganja has also told police officer to avoid firing unnecessarily.
He further told police officers to avoid posting anything happening in Roan on social media.
He said this when he checked on the security situation and deployment pattern in Roan, Monday.
“Avoid social media. Yours is a service. No postings on social media. Work and work, don’t look at party, deal with everyone, UPND, PF or NDC. On the use of fire arms, please use the procedures, don’t use excessive force. No unnecessary shooting. Deal with perpetrators of violence,” Kanganja said.
He said the police would not entertain law breakers regardless of their party affiliation.
He said anyone found wanting would be dealt with accordingly.
Kanganja said over 600 officers would be deployed to Roan constituency.
He said so far, a total of 350 officers had been deployed and were in various camps in Roan constituency.
Kanganja assured that public that there would be peace in Roan.
Meanwhile, Kanganja announced that government had procured 16,000 uniforms for police officers.
“16,000 are combat, 30,000 blue print, 20,000 green plain uniforms, 15,000 rack sack, 30,000 combat boots and 7,500 body armors,” said Kanganja.
And speaking earlier, Copperbelt permanent secretary Bright Nundwe said he had a lot of confidence that police would be professional in the discharge of their duties.Related Items
- Debt servicing has left govt little money to meet obligations – BoZ
- Nkomeshya's Soli Establishment obtains injunction to halt ZAF, Kingsland City project
- ZAF officer in court for torturing 11-year-old niece
- NDC will work with UPND in 2021 if Zambians want us to - Kambwili
- UPND still strong in Kasama, despite GBM departure - Mulenga
Subscribe for email alerts
ArchivesMay0 PostsJun0 PostsJul0 PostsAug0 PostsSep0 PostsOct0 PostsNov0 PostsDec0 Posts
- April 2019
- March 2019
- February 2019
- January 2019
- December 2018
- November 2018
- October 2018
- September 2018
- August 2018
- July 2018
- June 2018
- May 2018
- April 2018
- March 2018
- February 2018
- January 2018
- December 2017
- November 2017
- October 2017
- September 2017
- August 2017
- July 2017
- June 2017
- May 2017
- April 2017
- March 2017
- February 2017
- January 2017
- December 2016
- November 2016
- October 2016
The News Diggers
Deputy News Editor
Plot No. Lus/9812/649-MC8
off Alex Chola Road
P.O. Box 32147
Telephone or WhatsApp:
diggers [at] diggers [dot] news
editor [at] diggers [dot] news
Send this to a friend