The Drug Enforcement Commission -DEC- has arrested 43 Zambians and two foreign nationals for trafficking in various quantities of cannabis.
DEC Spokesperson, Theresa Katongo has named the 2 foreign nationals as Paul Chibangu, aged 19, a Congolese and a 14-year-old Zimbabwean male.
The two were found trafficking in 6-hundred and 27 grammes, as well as 5-hundred and 80 grammes of cannabis.
Ms Katongo has further explained that from the 43 Zambian nationals arrested for trafficking cannabis, the commission seized over 58 kilogrammes of the drug.
This is contained in a statement made available to ZNBC news in Lusaka on Wednesday.