Drunk RDA official bashes vehicle in Mongu as police loot his beer

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An RDA official in the company of women friends last night bashed his official vehicle in Mongu.

The accident happened in Mongu town last night around twenty one hours near the roundabout.

One source said the yet to be identified RDA official, driving the Toyota Hilux ALH 6457 from Lusaka was in the company of three women and believed to be drunk with Chinese beers which were found on the seats of the same vehicle.

The over speeding vehicle was moving southward from town and was only saved from diving into the ditch by the giant advertisement poster.

None of the four passengers in the vehicle was hurt but the driver was resisting to be arrested when traffic police come on the scene but finally he was taken to  Mongu police.

One source disclosed that Police officers went away with some of the bottles of Chinese spirit which is too “strong.”

Chinese made spiritts found on the seats

By press time the vehicle was still on the accident scene with a lot of people taking pictures and watching the same.

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54 Responses to Drunk RDA official bashes vehicle in Mongu as police loot his beer

  1. u guys y r u arguing over a simple word, Sprint means very fast or speed.so sprinter means a fast vehicle.

    vic - December 10, 2012

  2. Easy you people we have more serious things to do. The vehicle is insured. Lets talk about progressive issues in this country, not tu chinese rum.

    Easy - December 10, 2012

    • I am interested in knowing the Insurance company. Need to buy this salvage man!

      One Zambia One Nation - December 10, 2012

  3. Too bad for the accident, its good that they survived so that they can pay for their carelessness. My complaint is about electricity in our country, Why cant ZESCO improve there working attitude, power goes whenever they feel lyk, these are the guys that earn alot of money and one wonders really what they are doing if they deserve the huge salaries they earn. Why are they bothering pipo lyk this. Someone somewhere is not performing his duties. A simple announcement to alert clients that power will go at such a place at such a tym is failing ZESCO. Realy it is inconveniencing pipo.

    Amagedon - December 10, 2012

  4. I feel sorry for the Hilux, not the driver

    jack the ripper - December 10, 2012

  5. We’ve always said, this government is full of drunkards, period. Shame

    "THE SILENT MAJORITY" - December 9, 2012

    • IS it PF who employed them or it was the Govt in power? FOOLISH THINKING

      DKT - December 10, 2012

  6. I am only sure about one thing; knowing the Chinese, this chap is smelling with corruption. Exhibit ilipo kudala, vimaspirit. This should be a wake up call for H.E. Sata that a lot is happening.

    SUNZU - December 9, 2012

  7. Yaaaaaa, ya,ya,ya,ya. Hilux is a good car, People just abuse it. This chap has already spent his pension including repatriation. How can you destroy property like this? Fire Him!

    SUNZU - December 9, 2012

  8. Its being not responsible and retrogressive, people must learn to work with minimum supervision. The altitude towards work is bad.

    G-unit - December 9, 2012

  9. oh my ..so silly the bastard is..fire him and charge him!!

    taliban - December 9, 2012

  10. RDA management should surcharge that careless Baboon .The new Toyota Hilux that the idiot bashed should be sold to him AS IT WERE basis at the actual price of above K265 000 000.Please no discount for that foolish baboon who has no regard for govt property.

    The Eyes of an Eagle - December 9, 2012

  11. So RDA staff drive while drunk!

    Pujo - December 9, 2012

  12. I know the Engineer, ACC investigate him on corruption through that chinese spirit iam sure its a chinese contractor who gave him, u cant buy that spirit in clubs or shops chinese keep it at home

    papaya - December 8, 2012

  13. Mongu must be very clean. You never see any rubbish on the photos despite allegedly been the poorest provincial capital! Ba Lozi come and teach the scumbags in Lusaka how to clean their bodies and their surroundings. Please lets move the capital city to Mongu!

    GBM4President - December 8, 2012

    • are you sure really?

      vicky larry - December 8, 2012

  14. Sprinter?Lol…The reporter must have partaken of the chinese spirit.

    Beerman lungu (home affairs)! - December 8, 2012

  15. “Mwinchusha nshilanya”, said Maiko Sata

    Mulenga Sata - December 8, 2012

  16. Why are so many people so obsessed with the typo of calling a hilux a corolla?

    Lwalwa - December 8, 2012

  17. Imwe bantu who said it’s a Sprinter kanshi? In the Article it says a Toyota Hilux yamikolani chaines spirit naimwe. Good job ba WD!! thumbs up.

    Mpanga yamambwe - December 8, 2012

  18. Ukwa and his tribesmen at it again!

    Levy - December 8, 2012

  19. Whether u’re carrying yo sisters, mother, an accident is an accident who knows maybe the writer will flip tomorow unless he does not drive

    Steve - December 8, 2012

  20. The cause for blaming everything on the head of state is because all appointments in the country are his creation and constitute the majority of his relatives or those they speak the same language. I doubt if there are Lala, Mambwe, Lungu, Ushi, Namwanga, Bisa, Lunda, etc. or spoken for that matter anymore . Thes are dead tribes and their owners have shamelessly forgotten them.

    Advocate - December 8, 2012

  21. Since when did a Hilux become a Sprinter?

    Nshinwa bwino - December 8, 2012

    • aini zoona.ati toyota sprinter

      king fisher - December 8, 2012

    • Right!! So the hilux looks lyk a sprinter…. The reporters eyes must hv been playing tricks on him…

      T - December 8, 2012

    • Ha ha ha ha ha! Lack of automobile exposure!

      One Zambia One World - December 8, 2012

    • Nshinwa,he means spriinter as in fast driving.dont be stereotype yo frend.encode his statement first

      tobacende - December 10, 2012

  22. Rubbish!Finding beer in the vehicle doesnt mean that the driver was drunk.No law forbids carrying women or ladies in the vehicle.
    When are you changing the name to suite your reporting?

    Posapo! - December 8, 2012

    • Posapo;
      You should ask yourself that who was driving and caused this. Where was the driver and why has he not found at the sine? Probably he went to report himself to Police. If he ran away and reports himself to police the he was then drunk.

      SEMEKI - December 8, 2012

  23. I think the reporter of this story also took part in looting the Chinese beer. how cud he start seeing a Toyota hilux to be a Toyota sprinter.

    don vito - December 8, 2012

  24. Bravo watchdog, this is good reporting. the chap must be convicted, thats a lot of txpayers money that was used to purchase those new vehicles, and if am not mistaken, for the link zambia road project- not for linking his gals…

    corn bensons - December 8, 2012

  25. As long as you keep on blaming Sata for everything even things the unborn baby is able to reason given a chance, you will never develop. Be serious!

    Be Serious - December 8, 2012

    • of course its Sata to blame. why not. these are his relatives. camon

      JUDGE CHIKOPA - December 8, 2012

    • Who is the Head of RDA? Is it not the President? Who supervises Him when such things happened? Was the gentle beer drunkard on duty or was away from Duty?

      SEMEKI - December 8, 2012

    • What development can u write about in Zambia under PF cadres & calibre???? 4get as long as u recycle yo leaders, its a stagnant mode…!!!!

      Mzilikazi - December 8, 2012

    • Wow! Am struggling to understand your reasoning guys. Anyway, I rest my case

      Be Serious - December 8, 2012

  26. Just few hours ago the whole of lusaka was in a black out now I hear the whole of Chiilanga is in a black out even the air port had no power thanks to pf ati father Bwalya that demon

    Ukwa boys - December 8, 2012

  27. Lol like I said pf partite of failers

    Ukwa boys - December 8, 2012

  28. Ba watchdog! How do u manage? You guz are everywhere. Eish! Nowander u give sleepless nights to Ukwa nd Pf. Keep it high,you are our only hope.

    Chilufyanya Satana - December 8, 2012

  29. Powerful reporting

    PF Political Fools - December 8, 2012

  30. It is said that the official has made it a habit to bash vehicles. Why he is still in employment is anyone’s guess. These vehicles were procured for link zambia 8000 project at considerably higher cost than usual[265m each] , but as has been seen, they are now being used for pleasure jaunts. This guy should be surcharged and then fired.

    Snake Lady - December 8, 2012

  31. This must be Ukwa’s relative. Only Ukwa’s relative or friend can behave like an animal. Shame on this useless president. He needs to be castrated.

    Amafi Yaba Ukwa - December 8, 2012

    • Useless article. I can’t believe in this time and era we still have pipo with chicken IQs like you. Iwe all you think, ifyamatako matakofye. Change your name even. IDIOT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

      Ostrich - December 10, 2012

  32. I hope the ladies are family members not the opposite,because the rewards of sin is death.RDA vehicle,sad.Thank God non was hurt anyway but strong caution frm almighty.

    grace - December 8, 2012

  33. i gues the police took the beer for evindence not the way u are potraying it.everthing u politise ba watch imbwa

    mopao mukonzi - December 8, 2012

  34. charge the bugger. its not a toyota sprinter naimwe muleisebanya

    mopao mukonzi - December 8, 2012

  35. Ba Watchdog thanks for timely reporting. I was in Mongu town yesterday and i left this vehicle with same number plate at a pub around 21:00 hrs. So the man was busy quaffing at night with a government vehicle using tax payers money. Plse punish this man so that others can learn a lesson from him. How many times are we going to see and watch government resources being misused like this RDA guy. I call upon all the relevant governemnt line ministries – Permanent secretary western province Mr. Bertty Mushalla, DC – Mongu Mr. Litula, Police Commisioner for Western Mr. Siandenge, Officer in charge for – The madam including RDA Chairperson to investigate this case and punish the careless governemnt officer for misusing government resources. This will act as deterant to others.
    Luitumezi sha!

    Julu - December 8, 2012

  36. Actually, ripped through the round about before being saved by the sign post. There were in fact two serious accidents in Mongu last night

    Shontonono - December 8, 2012

  37. Is that a Toyota sprinter? It looks like Hilux. The driver should be charged for driving under the influence of alcohol.

    lerato - December 8, 2012

  38. But you guy i admire your network. This is good work. You are everywhere everytime

    Gondwe - December 8, 2012

    • It’s good because they the ones who have replaced the once mighty post and now a PF pamphlet. We appreciate what you are doing.

      Umkonto We Sizwe - December 8, 2012

      • I have said it before, the post for me is simply free toilet paper at least I am keeping LWSC in busy.

        Vilifier - December 8, 2012

    • I concur!

      Mei Matungu - December 8, 2012