EPP leader Chilufya Tayali has blamed Hakainde Hichilema for causing the loss of lives of innocent people who were shot dead this morning around Force Headquarters.

Despite the plea by the Zambia Police to cadres to not attend the interrogation at Police Force Headquarters, Mr. Hichilema went with a multitude of unruly UPND cadres who started pelting stones at the police.

The throwing of stones incensed the police leading to running battles between the Police and the cadres.

In a live broadcast this morning, Tayali also said the Police should arrest Nalumango for having gone on TV to incite cadres to throng the Force Headquarters.

“Nalumango and HH must be responsible for what has happened today when two people have been shot. The UPND never acted responsibly and lives have now been lost,” said Tayali.

Mr. Hichilema is alleged to have committed some criminal acts which Tayali, including the acquisition of a farm in Kalomo, which Tayali reported to Police.

By Press time, Mr. Hichilema was being interrogated by the police