Kasama Magistrate Court jails Kambwili for 5 months imprisonment
Opposition Patriotic Front (PF) member of the Central Committee, Dr. Chishimba Kambwili, has been sentenced to five months imprisonment for hate speech.
This is in a case where he was charged with the offence of expressing hatred and ridicule of the people of Southern Province based on tribe and place of origin.
Kambwili, 54, of house number 9, Wisteria Avenue, Luanshya, appeared before Kasama Resident Magistrate, Samson Mumba for Judgement.
Dr. Kambwili is expected to appeal both the conviction and sentence.
Kambwili was represented by Kaizala Tembo from Ferd Jere& Company