FOUR NABBED IN CHIRUNDU
Written by newsroom on February 10, 2022
BY RAPHAEL MULENGA
Four people in Chirundu District of Southern Province have been arrested for operating Pharmacies without Certificates of Registration contrary to section 14 (1) of the Medicines and Allied Substances Act number three of 2013.
Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority ZAMRA Public Relations Officer Ludovic Mwape has confirmed the arrest.
The four are Gertrude Mwabula 48 who runs Alpha and Omega Drug store at Chirundu market, Green Singwa 65, farmers nest agro shop, Sandra Lungu 26, Skyline Best Health Care and Loveness Grace Lungu all of Chirundu market.
Mr Mwape says the four have been released on Police Bond and will appear in Court soon.
The four were arrested during a joint operation aimed at curbing the sale of Medicines and Allied Substances in unregistered outlets undertaken by ZAMRA inspectors in collaboration with Drug Enforcement Commission DEC in Chirundu.