A Lusaka teenage boy has been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) for trafficking in cocaine.
DEC Public Relations Manager, John Nyawali has named the teenager as Masuzyo Zulu of John Laing compound.
Mr Nyawali has explained that Masuzyo, who is a grade 9 pupil At John Laing Basic School, was found with the cocaine hidden in his bedroom.
He has further explained that the arrest of the pupil follows a DEC operation conducted at his father’s house.
Zulu has been on the DEC’s watch list for some time and he is believed to have been selling cocaine from Chibolya compound.