Minister Masumba sentenced to 1 year imprisonment

Zambia’s Sports Deputy Minister Steven Masumba has been sentenced to one year imprisonment with hard Labour after he was convicted for forging a certificate from National Institute of Public Administration College to get a job.

Masumba has been detained from Kamwala Remand Prison since Monday awaiting sentencing by the Magistrate Court. He has however indicated that he will appeal to the High Court against the conviction which he says came as a shock.

Details later here……