ActionAid Zambia country director Nalucha Ziba says President Edgar Lungu’s decision to revoke the appointment of George Siame as the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) board chairperson proves his commitment to protect the integrity of the institution. The Lusaka High Court had previously ordered Siame, who was then Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) deputy commissioner, to pay K1 million fine as compensation for assaulting a fellow female employee, Roselyne Raelly. And reacting to President Lungu’s move to revoke Siame’s appointment, Ziba said the decision was timely amidst the rising number of reported GBV cases. “ActionAid Zambia welcomes the decision by the President of the Republic of Zambia, H.E Dr Edgar Chagwa Lungu, in revoking the recent appointment of the Financial Intelligence Centre…...

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