Movement for Multi Party Democracy (MMD) President Dr. Nevers Mumba is being politically persecuted according to a source from office of the Auditor General.
Dr. Mumba who is scheduled to appear in court tomorrow Monday March 25, 2013 accused of abuse of office by authorising to repair electrical faults and replace a carpet at the Zambian High Commission in Canada.
But the source said officers from the Auditor General’s office have been to Canada three times at the instruction of President Sata and have found nothing to incriminate Dr. Mumba.
And according to the Auditor General’s report for the year ending December 2011 and obtained by the Zambian Watchdog, the Zambia’s High Commission to Canada does not appear on the list of Missions abroad found wanting.
The latest Auditor General’s report list the following missions in wanting
Lubumbashi, Washington, Lilongwe, London, Dar-es-Salaam, Gaborone, Maputo, Windhoek, Brussels, Harare, Berlin, Pretoria, Paris, and Rome.
And a source at the joint investigations team has confirmed the story earlier carried by this site that President Sata had tasked Nedson Nzowa to find something to implicate Dr. Mumba before he is rewarded with the position of Permanent Secretary tourism.
Nzowa is expected to be the first State witness to be called to the stand tomorrow. See story here