Retiree takes own life in Mansa District

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A retired officer from the Ministry of Agriculture in Luapula Province has committed suicide.

David Kambikiya 62 of Musenga site and service in Mansa district died after taking what is suspected to be logo.


 Luapula Province Police Commissioner Malcolm Mulenga disclosed the matter to ZANS in Mansa this morning.

Mr. Mulenga said the reasons for committing suicide were not known and relatives of the deceased have decided to bury the body as no foul play was suspected.

In another development two people have been hit by a vehicle after it lost control near continental feeling station in Mansa.


Richard Kapembwa 17 and Japhet Mwape 18 of Mwindula village in Chief Kalasa Lukangaba’s Chiefdom sustained cuts on the legs and general body injuries and are both admitted to Mansa General Hospital.