Former Ministry of Health Human Resources Officer Henry Kapoko has been sentenced to two years imprisonment by the Lusaka Magistrate court.
This is on charges of abuse of authority of office.
Magistrate Lameck Ngambi ruled that Kapoko should also pay back K40,000.
And speaking, when delivering the Judgement, Magistrate Ng’ambi said the state had proved that Kapoko abused his authority of office.
In 2009, the Anti-Corruption Commission exposed a corruption case involving Kapoko who was linked to the theft of K 10 million public funds at the Ministry of Health.