A Man Identified As Mupishi Kansabala aged 55 years of Chief Puta in Chilengi District was yesterday hacked to death by Chishimba Chulu of Kazembe Village in Luapula Province.
According to Police Spokeswoman Esther Mwaata Katongo the deceased was being accused of practicing witchcraft by some family members.
And on the fateful day, the late Kansabala was followed to his maize field by Chulu where he was working and was killed using an axe.
He sustained a deep cut on the head and left leg and the suspect has not yet been arrested while the body of the deceased is in Saint. Paul’s Mission Hospital mortuary awaiting postmortem.
And Mwewa Sanka aged 71 of Ponga village; Chief Kasoma of Samfya District committed suicide by hanging after he learnt that people in the village were alleging that he was behind crocodile attacks on people in the same village.