The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested Mwanangombe Malambo, an Accountant at Mandanga Secondary School, in Mongu District of Western province for alleged Theft by Public Servant involving over K52,000.
ACC Head of Corporate Communications, Timothy Moono, said Malambo, aged 43, had been arrested and charged with Theft by Public Servant contrary to Section 277 as read with Section 265 of the Penal Code Chapter 87 of the Laws of Zambia.
Moono said this in a statement issued in Lusaka on Thursday.
He said Malambo committed the crimes on dates unknown but between July, 2017 and July, 2018 in Limulunga District of the Western Province.
“This was in his capacity as a Public Servant, namely Accounts Assistant at Limulunga Secondary School where he did steal funds amounting to K52,225,” Moono said.
He said this was the property of Limulunga Secondary School, which came into his possession by virtue of his employment.
“Malambo had since been released on Bond and will appear in Court soon,” Moono said.
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