A 52-woman year old woman of Lusaka’s Kuku Compound has been taken to
Court in connection with the murder of her cousin’s ex-husband.
Facts before court are that on 8th October 2021, around 20:00 hours, the deceased,
Paulson Chizila had gone to the house of his former wife Misozi Phiri aged 32
years whom he has children with.
When he reached, Chizila found his ex-wife and her 52-year-old cousin, Jane
Tembo home and asked for his children but was told that his children were not
Thereafter, it is reported that, a fight ensued between the elderly lady and Chizila
leading to Tembo pushing Chizila who fell to the ground and suddenly became
When the matter came up for reading of the charge, the suspect was not before
Court and the State wondered why the police had not brought the suspect before
court when she was in police custody.