Luanshya man stung to death by bees

Killer Bees
Africanized Honey Bees (A.K.A. Killer Bees)

A 43- year- old – man of Walale compound in Luanshya  died on the spot after he was stung by a swarm of bees.


Copperbelt Police Commissioner Joyce Kasosa confirmed to ZANIS in an interview today that the deceased, Emmanuel Matobo died yesterday when he was attacked as he passed near a bee hive at an ant hill.


And an eye witness Maybin Mutale said the incident happened yesterday around 14:00 hours when the deceased identified as Emmanuel Matobo of house number 172 Twashuka compound was passing by an ant hill when the bees attacked him and stung him to death.


And Ms Kasosa who described the incident as unfortunate said the deceased’s body is laying in Thompson hospital mortuary awaiting a postmortem.