Two people have been shot by stray bullets and killed near Cabinet office in Lusaka this morning.
The bullets were fired by Police Officers in their quest to disperse UPND members that had gone to offer solidarity to their leader Hakainde Hichilema who has been summoned by Police for questioning.
Reports are that among the dead is a Prosecutor working for the National Prosecution Authority identified as Nsama Nsama while the other is a UPND member clad in party regalia.
The Prosecutor met his fate as he was having his breakfast at Lafe Restaurant while the UPND cadre was running for his life after the shots were fired by Police near cabinet office.
Yelling characterized the scene as UPND and workers from the National Prosecutions Office mourned the deceased.
Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo warned UPND cadres not to escort their Leader Hakainde Hichilema today as he appeared before the Police saying they will be dealt with ruthlessly.