Court fines legal practitioner Z Ntata MK100, 000 for attempting to transport Cannabis Sativa

Court fines legal practitioner Z Ntata MK100, 000 for attempting to transport Cannabis Sativa
Allan Z Ntata

The publicist for the country's airports, Sub Inspector Dorrah Machila, confirms the development.

Machila said Ntata was arrested on Wednesday following a tip-off.

Allan Z NTATA
Allan Z Ntata

"The parcel was being sent to Australia addressed to one Chimwemwe Banda," she said.

In his ruling, First Grade Magistrate, George Chimombo fined Ntata K80, 000 or in default serve 12 months in jail for being found in possession of the Cannabis Sativa without a permit.

The Magistrate also fined the convict K20, 000 or in default serve 6 months in jail, for attempting to export the Cannabis Sativa without a permit