PATRIOTIC Front (PF) member Raphael Nakachinda who is also the Information and Publicity Chairperson has been charged with careless driving after he hit into a security camera pole at Shimbala Toll Plaza in Chilanga.
Mr Nakachinda who is known for his use of the binoculars to see distant danger, could not zoom in enough to see the security camera after he lost control of his vehicle.
Zambia Police Spokesperson Rae Hamoonga said Mr Nakachinda has since been charged with careless driving after his own admission of guilty.
He said the accident occurred on the early hours of today at 04:00 hours and Mr Nakachinda sustained minor injuries whichh he was treated as an out patient for.
“He was driving a motor vehicle a Toyota land cruiser registration number BAK 2127 which had its front part damaged. Other property damaged was the security camera pole which is located at the Shimabala Toll plaza.
The accident happened when the driver lost control of the vehicle and went to hit into the security camera pole. He has since been charged for careless driving and has paid the Admission of Guilty fine,” he said.