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ACC summons former ministry of health PS for questioning

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BARELY a day after his contract was terminated, former Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for administration George Magwende has been summoned by the Anti-Corruption Commission. (ACC).

Dr Magwende is expected to appear before ACC tomorrow, August 9, for questioning.

ACC spokesperson Queen Chibwe said the Commission has been carrying out
investigations on allegations of corruption against him.

“Dr Magwende is expected to appear before the Anti-Corruption Commission on the said
date at 9:00 hours,” she said.

Mrs Chibwe further warned all serving public officers to stay clear of any corrupt practices in their daily dealings and conduct because there are no sacred cows in this fight against
corruption.

Yesterday, President Hakainde Hichilema terminated the contract of Dr Magwende pursuant to Articles 92(1) 92(1)(e) and 270 of the Constitutional of Zambia.