Samfya teacher arrested for assault

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Samfya teacher arrested for assault

Samfya, February 28, 2014, ZANIS — A 27 year old woman of Mwamfuli

village is battling for her life in Samfya district hospital after allegedly being assaulted

by a  local female teacher.


Jackline Mwansa is alleged to have been assaulted by Febby Chate who

is a teacher at Samfya primary school on suspicion of adultery.


Luapula Province Police Commissioner Malcolm Mulenga who confirmed the

incident to Zambia News and Information Services said police have

since arrested Ms Chate.


Mr. Mulenga said the 39 year old Febby Chate has been arrested and

charged for assault contrary to the laws of Zambia.


According to Police, Chate who was suspecting her husband Mwandwe Mwewa who is

also a teacher at Kasanka primary school to have been cheating on her

went to Jackline Mwansa and attacked her.


Meanwhile, Mwansa sustained several multiple injuries and is in a serious

condition while her alleged assailant Chate will appear in court soon.