HH defamation state enters nolle

The State yesterday entered a Nolle prosequi in the case where UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema was accused of defaming President Michael Sata.
Mr. Hichilema who accused president Sata of interfereing in the work of the anti-corruption commission by stopping the  investigation of corruption against Mr. Wynter Kabimba Minister of Justice who is also Patriotic Front Secretary General .
Mr. Hichilema who was arrested and for a while detained over the charge yesterday stated that there was no justifiable basis for the prosecution to have commenced his arraignment and prosecution.  The statement he made, he said was justified.