A 37-YEAR-OLD man of Simonga Village in Zimba District was over the weekend brutally murdered on suspicion that he was having an affair with a married woman of the same area.
Southern Province Deputy Commissioner of Police Milner Muyambango confirmed on July 8th that the incident happened around 18:30 hours on Sunday at Soboli Village.
Mr Muyambango said the deceased, Mosley Nono, was murdered by Franco Ngaayo of the same village on suspicion of having an affair with the latter’s wife.
“He beat up the deceased using a wooden stick, fractured his left hand and inflicted multiple injuries on the body. The suspect has been detained at Kalomo Police Station and will appear in court soon,” he said.
And in Kalomo, a man of Mufuya village has been arrested for killing a seven-year-old girl by hitting her with a pan brick.
Mr Muyambango named the deceased as Sibajane Sibongo who was hit by Listone Moonga of the same village around 06:00 hours yesterday.
He said the motive for Moonga’s action is not yet known.
Moonga has been detained at Choma police station.
Zambia Daily Mail