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Zambia to join few African countries with Police Air Wing

Zambia to join few African countries with Police Air Wing

Zambia

<h3>The Zambia Police Service is in the process of establishing an air wing to improve policing and meet modern standards and best practices.</h3> <p>The Inspector General of Police, Kakoma Kanganja said the government has approved the recruitment of officers for the establishment, state media <span class="caps">ZNBC</span> reported.</p> <p>The government is in the process of acquiring helicopters and a hangar for the air wing, he stated.</p> <p>If successful, Zambia will join the few African countries that have Police Air Wings including South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Nigeria, Rwanda, Uganda, Namibia and Zimbabwe.</p> <p>South Africa is reported to have the most efficient Police Air Wing while the other countries struggle to maintain them due to inadequate helicopters and other equipment.</p>
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