The Government Joint Investigations Team has summoned Hon. LT. General Ronnie Shikapwasha Former Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services, Mr. Chanda Chimba III a journalist, and former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services Dr. Samson Phiri through their lawyers to appear for further questioning on 9th January 2013 at 10:00 hours in woodlands at the Task Force Offices.
This is in connection with the ongoing investigations of the publication and airing of The Chanda Chimba III Stand Up For Zambia Program.
Also summoned is Mr. Mataka, Former Deputy Managing Director of Zambia Daily Mail and Mr. Ngandu Mwananjiti the Consultant in connection with the ongoing investigation in which Public Media Support Fund was fraudulently and unlawfully diverted from Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services for the production of a Private Newspaper called ‘The Zambian’.
The two are to appear on 9th January 2013 at 10 hours.