Hubby bat­ters, ‘kills’ wife

Daily Nation Newspaper - - HOME NEWS - By KALOBWE BWALYA

A 33-year-old house wife of Lusaka’s old Kanyama com­pound has been killed by her hus­band af­ter a mar­i­tal dis­pute.

Po­lice act­ing spokesper­son Danny Mwale, said the de­ceased, Rose­mary Nyambe of un­known house num­ber, sus­tained a cut on the lower left eye and a bruised back. Mr Mwale said an iron bar was al­leged to have been used in the act.

“This oc­curred on Tues­day, Novem­ber 7, 2017 at around 19:00 hours in old Kanyama com­pound. She is be­lieved to have been four months preg­nant at the time of her death.

“The body is lay­ing in Univer­sity Teach­ing Hos­pi­tal mor­tu­ary await­ing post­mortem while the sus­pect iden­ti­fied as Boas Mukanzu is on the run and po­lice have since launched a man hunt.

The body of the de­ce­sead is lay­ing in Univer­sity Teach­ing Hos­pi­tal mor­tu­ary await­ing post­mortem

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