FORMER health minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya’s lawyer, Tutwa Ngulube, says the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) was embarrassed after failing to find anything incriminating during their search, vowing that they will hit back in a legal way. And Ngulube says JIT is operating illegally because there is no act of Parliament which sanctioned it to start operating. In an interview, Ngulube said they would use the law to defend Dr Chilufya, whose residence in Eureka area was searched on Wednesday. “So yesterday’s (Wednesday’s) search yielded nothing, they couldn’t find anything connected to crime and they were embarrassed, they left ashamed, because the people telling them fake information, that ‘he has precious minerals, he has this in his house’, they searched, found…...

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