President Hakainde Hichilema has fired Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) Director-General Musonda Simwayi.
President Hichilema has since appointed Mary Chirwa as new Director-General of the DEC.
He says Ms. Chirwa brings a wealth of experience to the institution in areas of financial analysis and investigation.
President Hichilema has wished Ms Chirwa God’s blessings in her new role.
This is contained in a statement released to the media by Presidential Spokesperson Anthony Bwalya.