TRANSPARENCY International Zambia (TI-Z) says it’s shocking that President Hakainde Hichilema, who claims to be a servant of the people, is asking Zambians to ask public institutions for his declared assets rather than simply saying it. Recently, President Hichilema said he had always been declaring his assets and liabilities, and it was entirely up to citizens to take interest and seek that information from institutions that were holding those declarations. But in an interview, TI-Z chapter president Sampa Kalungu said the President’s response was below the levels of transparency he was known for. “TI-Z [was] listening to the response the President gave to that question. We felt like the response was below transparency levels of the President himself. We have…...

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