Cops nab 1 more ritual murder suspect


One more person has been arrested in connection with the suspected ritual murders recorded in Lusaka.

Home Affairs Minister, Davis Mwila says this bring the number of suspects arrested in connnection to the ritual murders to 12.

Mr. Mwila however says investigations into the ritual killings are still underway and have advanced.

He added that police have continued to patrol the compounds to ensure that peace is maintained.

The Acting President has further assured foreign nationals that their lives are secure and should not be afraid.

Mr. Mwila also disclosed that 556 Congolese have been taken to the refugee camps.

He said this when the Congolese Ambassador to Zambia Mayele Bernardin called on him.

The Acting President who is also Home Affairs Minister further said the country will remain peaceful before and after the general elections.

And Ambassador Bernardin commended government for maintaining peace after the recent incidences in Lusaka.

He urged the government to uphold peace even before and after elections.

The Ambassador said Zambia and the DRC will continue to enjoy and strengthen relations.