A 46 year old Congolese national has been intercepted at Katima Mulilo boarder in Sesheke district in Western Province for having been found  with  Nine (9) people suspected to  have  been  trafficked from Democratic Republic of Congo( DRC) of Mbunjumai area.

Western Province Police Commissioner Charles Lungu disclosed to ZANIS in an interview today that Joseph Kazadi was apprehended by police in Sesheke yesterday around 19: 00hours at a named Lodge following a tip off from members of the public.

Mr. Lungu said among the alleged trafficked are five females and four males, including a two year old girl.

He further revealed that the final destination of the victims has not yet been established as police are still carrying out an investigation into the matter.

Meanwhile the victims are currently being held at Sesheke holding facility while the suspect is being reprimanded at Sesheke police station.

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