Friday, August 28, 2009
Written by Maluba Jere
Friday, August 28, 2009 3:09:03 PM
THE case in which Post news editor Chansa Kabwela is charged with circulating obscene matters or things tending to corrupt public morals comes up today before Lusaka chief resident magistrate Charles Kafunda for continued trial.
This is in a matter where Kabwela is charged with circulating obscene matters or things, contrary to section 177 1(b) of the Penal Code of the Laws of Zambia.
Particulars of the offence were that Kabwela, between June 1 and 10, 2009 in Lusaka did circulate two obscene photographs tending to corrupt public morals.
However, Kabwela pleaded not guilty to the charge.
The state had indicated that they would call 10 witnesses in the matter and five had already testified.