Zambia’s $1m ARV heist: still no answers

  By Makanday Media Centre TWO years after the theft of HIV/Aids drugs and medical products worth over a million US dollars from government’s medical stores, investigations into the crime have not been concluded. This is despite the medical stores providing a vehicle for the police to use and weekly fuel allocation to speed up investigations. The slow pace of the inquiry has given rise to speculation that powerful Zambians have benefitted from the theft, and of interference in the police investigation. The drugs, paid for by the Bill Gates-backed Global Fund to fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria, were meant … Continue reading Zambia’s $1m ARV heist: still no answers