Zambian Police Raid Anti-Govt Newspaper Editor's Home
Although The Post was shut down last year over a long-standing tax debt that the paper disputed, the editor-in-chief Fred M'membe accuses President Edgar Lungu and his government of targeting independent media houses. The police have arrested M'membe's wife for allegedly tearing up a search warrant.
Zambia Reports, 18 February 2017
The predicament that former Post Newspapers in liquidation Managing Director Fred M'membe finds himself is very much of his own design. He has spent his life believing that he was… Read more »
Zambia Reports, 16 February 2017
Fred M'membe's wife Mutinta has spent a night in police cells after she was picked up by police following a search at their Nangwenya road house. Read more »
President Edgar Lungu has denied the allegations, saying government has nothing to do with the decision by the Zambia Revenue Authority to seize assets of the Post Newspapers. Read more »
The Post Editor Fred M'membe has been arrested before (file photo).