The government has directed the Zambia Information And Technology Communications Authority to request social media giant, Facebook, to deregister facebook accounts claiming to be of president Edgar Lungu and some cabinet ministers.
Chief Government Spokesperson Dora Siliya says zicta has identified 155 facebook accounts suspected to belong to president Lungu, 434 accounts registered in cabinet ministers’ names.
Speaking during a media briefing in Lusaka today Siliya says 81 accounts were registered in her name.

She is concerned that some unscrupulous people are using the fake account to lobby citizens who are disparate for jobs.

 

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