There is nothing wrong with Zambians or anyone having a Swiss bank account – the Swiss have been good bankers for decades. But here is an interesting chart which should be ringing alarm bells in the head of any Zambian:
It would be interesting to see if the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) and Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) already knew about these specific links. If not, it would be a good time for them to get in touch with ICIJ (or others entities with the data) to obtain the actual files which could help them close out or pursue some investigations.
Journalists (especially Zambian ones!) can collaborate with the ICIJ by contacting them at email: [email protected].