Police in Nakonde accused and detained UPND Nakonde Constituency candidate Simon Simwanza, as well as two others, Derrick Banda and Morris Sinyinza, with Malicious Damage to Property.
This is in response to a report of malicious property damage in which a windscreen of a stationery Zhong Tong Bus Reg No. AIC 2209, property of Hardwork Bus Services, was damaged.
According to Muchinga Province Police Commissioner Lizzie Machina, the two are accused of damaging the stated motor vehicle on May 12, 2021 at 18:20 hours at Nakonde Main Bus Station.
She said the accused persons with other people unknown staged an unlawful procession which resulted in the damage of the motor vehicle.
Ms. Machina added that the accused persons are yet to be released on Police Bond awaiting court proceedings.