Government did not influence the decision by ACC to clear the two Ministers -Sakeni

Chief Government Spokesperson Kennedy Sakeni has rubbished assertions that government influenced the Anti-Corruption Commission’s decision to clear Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba and his Defence counterpart Geoffrey Mwamba of corruption allegations leveled against them.
Mr. Sakeni who is also Information and Broadcasting Services Minister has told Qfm in an interview that the assertion by some opposition political parties that government may have prevailed over the ACC to clear Mr. Kabimba and Mr. Mwamba of corruption allegations are baseless as the ACC operates independently.
Mr. Sakeni has since challenged the opposition political parties in the country to inquire from the ACC as to whether government had influenced its decision to clear the two Ministers of the corruption allegations leveled against them last year.
The ACC was investigating Mr. Kabimba on corruption allegations related to oil deals while Mr.