Chingola Hubby Murders Wife Over Relish

A 53 year-old woman of Kasompe Township in Chingola District on the Copperbelt has been murdered by her husband following a marital dispute.

Copperbelt Commissioner of Police Charity Katanga said the incident happened after a marital dispute over relish identifying the deceased as Tisa Nkandu.

“We received a report of murder in which Ines Siavulwe, 28, of Mutinta farming bloc in Kasompe area in Chingola reported the death of her Mother Tisa Nkandu, 53, of the same area this was after she was murdered by her step father that is the husband to the deceased,” Ms Katanga said.

Ms Katanga said the deceased sustained a deep cut in the heard and sharp instrument is believed to have been used in the act.

She said the suspect Joseph Siavulwe, 53, has since been arrested and is in police custody.


  1. Luck muwaya

    Sad story, God help us please.

  2. Luther Chinyama

    Too bad…. I think this is the cause of drugs or alchohol……
    parents please don’t involve yourself in this kind of act as we childrens will suffer

  3. Mwale.Z

    Bembaz!iLets hope ndiyo siyenze mbeba!
    N way too bad Mwakulisa bamudala, 53yrz? nanga bana bazapelela kuti?Ubupubafye. Giv hm 17yrz h/labr so that akafume nemwaka 70.

    • Bibi

      Sorry imbeba is not for bembas ba Mwale. Z it has been believed to be your favorite relish,, even your name says it all. May this innocent woman’s soul rest in peace.

  4. Gregory mambwe

    The police officers they should make sure that suspect face the law

  5. Thabo

    God bless the country Zambia

  6. Mr Elvis Mwape

    Too bad and I love kasompe mwe, that’s why I keep quiet when am angry or leave the house for a moment….. Anger is bad….. Women too ukusasuka…. Too much… Minimize pliz…..

  7. talalamusonda

    Sad story

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