Most of the meat donated to the University Teaching Hospitals by the Zambia Revenue Authority has been shared by people in management.
On Friday last week, the ZRA donated 200 boxes of processed meat to the Hospital after confiscating it from smugglers.
Ininvestigation has revealed that some people in management where getting as many as 10 boxes each for their homes at the expense of patients who were hoping for a better meal.
The ZRA donated the meat to the Institution with the hope of reducing the cost on the Institution of buying meat.
Other Institutions that benefited were the Zambia Army who received 350 boxes of meat, Zambia Air Force who got 250 boxes, Zambia national Service 250 boxes, Zambia Correctional Service 250 boxes, Zambia National Service 250 boxes and the Levy Mwanawasa Teaching Hospital 200 boxes.
The Zambia Revenue Authority on Friday last week unearthed a transit fraud smuggling case worth over K408,000 which is a pure case of transit fraud contrary to the Customs and Excise Act 322 of the Laws of Zambia, according to Topsy Sikalinda, the Zambia Revenue Authority Corporate Communications Manager.
Facts of the matter are that meat products purported to be transiting for the Democratic Republic of Congo when in fact not were being offloaded at a farm named Ilobezi Zambia Limited located between Mazabuka and Monze