DEC Arrests Seven For Trafficking In Over Four Tonnes Of Cannabis


The Drug Enforcement Commission has arrested seven (7) people involving three (3) Zimbabwean and four (4) Zambian nationals in Eastern Province for trafficking in over 4 tonnes of cannabis, contrary to Chapter 96 of the laws of Zambia. The three Zimbabweans include; Daniel Chikanikise, 29, a driver jointly charged with Joseph Moyo, 31, for trafficking in 3.47 tonnes of loose cannabis and Rabecca Moyo, 48, a business woman for trafficking in 667 kilograms of loose cannabis. DEC Public Relations Officer Theresa Katongo who confirmed the development to Smart Eagles said the trio was at the time of arrest, discovered to have been using fake Zambian NRC’s that were fraudulently obtained.

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