Chellah Gets K5,000 Bail, Pleads Not Guilty

Chellah Gets K5,000 Bail, Pleads Not Guilty

THE Ndola Magistrates’ Court has granted Chellah Tukuta a K5,000 bail in his own recognisance. Tukuta has been in police cells for 10 days. And his lawyer Chimuka Magubbwi has complained to Ndola Magistrate Misozi Banda that it has now become fashionable for the police to over hold suspects facing misdemeanor charges. In this matter, Tukuta, 34, four counts of offences, one of which is triable by the High Court. In count one, Tukuta is is charged with publishing defamatory matter concerning Kalifu Abudulah.