A Zambian national and businessman has been reported missing in Pretoria, South Africa since Friday last week.
First Secretary for Press at the Zambian High Commission in South Africa Nicky Shabolyo named the missing person as Sajjad Ahmad Abbasi.
Mr. Shabolyo said in a statement issued to media in Lusaka today that Sajjad went missing on Friday, the day he checked out from his apartments in Graystone Drive in Sandton.
Mr. Shabolyo explained that Sajjad arrived in South Africa on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 and stayed at Hydro Park Furnished Apartments in Sandton.
He said Sajjad was however last seen on Thursday at a named shopping mall where he requested to be dropped off by his colleagues and that someone would pick and take him to Four Ways Suburbs.
Mr. Shabolyo disclosed that preliminary information have revealed that Sajjad had travelled to South Africa to pick a Toyota Lexus which he is understood to have paid for last month.
And Mr. Shabolyo said the case of Sajjad has since been reported to the South African Police for investigations.