Two people have been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) for money laundering activities amounting to over K200 thousand.
DEC Public Relations Officer Theresa Katongo named the two as Clement Chilekwa aged 54 of Lusaka and Patricia Mutale aged 37 of Luanshya.
Katongo told ZANIS in a statement issued in Lusaka today that the two have been charged for obtaining money by false pretences and money laundering contrary to the laws of Zambia.
And Ms. Katongo said the commission has arrested 32 year old Ernest Mulawa a businessman of Sesheke for trafficking in 185 kilograms of loose cannabis
Katongo said all the three suspects will appear in court soon.