A 22-year-old housewife of Chipata’s Motel Township has allegedly being gruesomely murdered by her husband after a marital dispute. Sikambayao Tembo allegedly died after a fight with her husband, John Tembo.
Meanwhile, the woman’s father, Stanely Tembo says he is devastated over his daughter’s death due to marital dispute. Mr. Tembo has disclosed that he tried to withdraw his daughter from the marriage on three occasions but it did not yield any results as the husband would forcefully follow her and get her back.
Meanwhile, Tomaida Tembo the deceased’s young sister says on the fateful day she received a report from her niece that her mother was sleeping in the house with blood all over her body, little did the child know that the mother was dead.
She says when she rushed to the house, she found her Sister in a pool of blood from cuts in the head and thighs.
Eastern Province Police Deputy Commanding Officer, Kennedy Chibwe has confirmed receiving a report on the incident but was yet to issue a comprehensive statement.
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