Police in Lusaka have arrested five UPND cadres after they were found defacing PF billboards along Cairo road on Sunday night.
The five are Lawrence Banda, Soft Bwalya, Benjamin Mavuli, Simonda Simonda and Jaid Hamize.
Police Deputy Spokesman Rae Hamoonga said the cadre were found removing PF posters and replacing them with their posters along Cairo road yesterday between 22:00 and 23:00 Hours.
Mr Hamoonga said the cadres were using a Toyota Land Cruiser Registration AAL 5818 and upon searching the motor vehicle two machetes were found.
“The same also injured Kasosa Mukuka in the head who sustained a cut in the head after confronting them.
Mukuka has since been issued with a medical report.
The five have been charged with assault and contravention of the Code of Conduct of the Electoral Process Act 35 of 2016.