Kampyongo calls for speedy arrest of “trigger happy” Cop
YOU should ensure that Constable Edwin Kabasiya who is behind the shooting of a fellow police officer, constable Lennox Kapila is brought to book, Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo has urged the police command.
Mr Kampyongo expressed sadness and described the death of Constable Kapila as unwarranted and untimely.
Mr Kampyongo said his Ministry will not condone such levels of indiscipline in the Zambia Police Service adding that officers who would exhibit signs of such high level of indiscipline and criminality would be dealt with accordingly.
Meanwhile, Inspector General of police Kakoma Kanganja has assured the nation that the police were doing everything possible to ensure that the culprit behind the murder was brought to book.
In a speech read on his behalf by Lusaka deputy commissioner of police Godfrey Kunda at the burial of constable Kapila in Lusaka yesterday , Mr Kanganja however described the late constable Kapila as a jovial man and hard working officer who discharged his duties diligently .
And widow Matilda Nchena Kapila said her late husband has left a huge gap in her life as he was a strength to the family.
Costable Kapila aged 26 is survived by a wife and two children the youngest being six months.