BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA
Police in Lusaka have arrested a 33-year-old woman of Lusaka’s Garden Compound for allegedly killing her 23 year old nephew with a cooking stick.
Police Spokesperson, Esther Mwaata Katongo who confirmed the development to Komboni Radio news identified the deceased as Mike Ngwenyama 23 of the same compound.
Ms Katongo explained that the suspect, who has been identified as Eunice Ngwenyama passed through the nephew’s home where she found him with his girlfriend.
She says the suspect then queried Mike why he was fond of having relationships with prostitutes and then a fight ensued.
Ms Katongo says Eunice then picked a cooking stick and hit the victim on the head and he fell to the ground.
She says Mike was then taken to Garden Police for a medical report, but later died on his way to Chipata first level hospital.
Ms. Katongo says the accused is currently detained in police custody and will be charged with murder.
The deceased body is in Chipata First level Hospital Mortuary.
And Mrs Katongo has also disclosed that a male juvenile aged 15 of Kuku village in Muchinga province has been arrested for having canal knowledge of a goat.