Deputy permanent secretary for Central Province Patrick Mwanawasa has resigned from his position, effective November 7, 2019. Mwanawasa was recently sued by a Lusaka businessman Lombe Paul Ikechi Okpara, claiming that the high ranking government official had been committing adultery with his wife. He has however told News Diggers that the adultery scandal has not forced him to resign as it is the least of his worries. In a letter dated October 7, 2019 and addressed to the Central Province Permanent Secretary, Mwanawasa thanked President Edgar Lungu for giving him an opportunity to serve in his government. “In accordance with my conditions of service on first appointment as provided in my minute of appointment dated 24th April 2015, I hereby…...

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