Henry Kapoko , nine others found with a case to answer

A Lusaka Magistrates Court has today found Henry Kapoko and 9 others with a case to answer in a matter in which he and his co-accused are charges with 21 counts of theft of over K4 billion from the Ministry of Health through the Royal College of Lusaka.
Henry Kapoko and other officials from the Ministry of Health were arrested by the Anti-Corruption Commission in 2009 for various offences of corrupt practices and theft by public servant involving over K10million.
ZANIS reports that the Anti Corruption Commission Public Relations Manager Timothy Moono said this in a statement , this evening.
In passing ruling, Honorable Newa who is hearing the matter stated that she found all the ten accused persons with a case to answer on all the 21 counts and has therefore placed them on their defence.
The matter has been adjourned to tomorrow 9th July 2013 when Mr. Kapoko is expected to commence his defence.
Meanwhile two other accused in the same matter Mrs.