Police in North Western Province on Tuesday cancelled a UPND rally in Kasempa district after opposition cadres compelled their method into Chief Kasempa’s palace grounds and beat up folks there.
Zambia Police Carrier Spokesperson Esther Katongo says the UPND marketing campaign group which assembled at Nkenyauna for a marketing campaign rally went to the Chief’s palace to pay a courtesy call.
They nonetheless obtained upset after they found that Kasempa District Commissioner Goodson Sansakuwa changed into meeting the extinct chief.
Ms Katongo says the UPND cadres aged power to enter the palace grounds and beat up whoever they suspected of belonging to the PF.
She says Police will no longer give the UPND a allow to maintain a rally for the Kasempa native authorities by election scheme for Thursday attributable to the celebration has violated the must haves below which the allow changed into granted.
Ms Katongo says police are attempting and search out the perpetrators of the acts of violence and scientific reports maintain been issued to the injured folks.
And Ms Katongo says police in Western Province maintain arrested UPND District Chairperson Nyambe Matakala and two other UPND officials and charged them with two counts every of assault and malicious injury to property.
She has suggested ZNBC Info this night that Mr. Nyambe in the corporate of John Chinga and Aaron Muyambango attacked a PF meeting that changed into campaigning for the Limulunga native authorities by election on Saturday and assaulted folks and damaged property.
The trio is remanded in custody and is anticipated to seem in court docket quickly.