The date of 30 January came with sadness as death was recorded due to jealous heart of a certain woman who wished the remaining man to marry her daughter. African Connect Site has brought the full details of the incident.
The incident occured during day time of 30th January,2022 at Mazale village senior chief Kapeni District Blantyre was reported by Mrs Hellen Ulendo aged 35 years of Njelema village Traditional Authority Ganya District Ntcheu occupation Business lady
Factual facts are that the reporter had a sister Janet Ulendo aged 28 years of the same particulars (now deceased) .On 30/2/2022 fell down in the bathroom and was unconscious, and rushed to mtengoumodzi Private Hospital where she was pronounced dead upon arrival and burial took place on 1st February,2022 at HHI cemetery Since family members were finding it hard to believe about the passing on of their relative,they organized a family fasting and prayers which started soon after the burial. on the third day of the prayers,Isha Khomu aged 14 years of Mazale village Senior Chief Kapeni District Blantyre who is the deceased’s niece and was living together in the same house raised a hand and revealed to the gathering that she had a confession and told the gathering that her and Christina Chiomba aged 50 years of Gomani village Senior Chief Kapeni District Blantyre who is a neighbor were responsible for the death as the neighbor gave the niece poison. This was done on 27th January, 2022 the neighbour instructed her to put on food that she should prepare for her aunt of which she did and the deceased consumed the food. She further revealed that that the intention of giving the deceased poisoned food was that :when she dies,a daughter of Christina (name withheld) should get married to isha’s uncle and that she shall live a happy life.
The matter was reported at Lunzu Police Unit where Dr Charles Dzamalala who is a pathologist was contacted whereby the body was Exhumed forensic autopsy preliminary results showed signs of Poison,later the suspects were arrested and will appear before court soon.
The woman could face life imprisonment if found guilty a the 14 years girl can be sent to Reformatory Center for about four years if found guilty as well.