Speaker orders Minister of Health to give another Ministerial Statement on ZAMBEEF

Speaker of the National Assembly, Patrick Matibini has ordered Health Minister Joseph Kasonde to issue another ministerial statement on the investigations surrounding the importation of beef products by Zambeef.
This was after a point of order was raised by Monze Central United Party for National Development (UPND) Member of Parliament, Jack Mwiimbu, who wanted to know how far the investigations into importing contaminated beef into the country.
Mr Mwiimbu said health experts in the country had indicated that they did not have the capacity to verify the existence of the foreign substance, aromatic aldehyde, a chemical used for embalming corpses, and so requested the Speaker ordered, Dr Kasonde to issue a statement on recent developments.
Mr Mwiimbu said because of the allegations, Zambeef had continued to suffer losses and in the long run, the matter was going affect Zambeef employees.