A dead man is believed to have come back to life and is living a normally in area of Group Village Headman Undi, Traditional Authority Nkukula in Dowa.
Since Tuesday, June 21st, the man identified as Jailosi Tambala who died and buried last month has been seen around the village, and sometimes working in one of sweet potato gardens in the area.
Once the owner of the garden pursued him believing he was a thief but when other people came to help apprehend the man, some recognized him as one they buried the previous month in a nearby village of Undi.
When he was questioned about his identity, the man identified himself as Jailosi Tambala from Undi Village, who was buried on May 30th, 2016.
Group Village Headman Undi confirmed the incident to Lilongwe News Agency.
“He is my subject, no doubt, I recognized him at once and he too recognized me,” said chief Undi.
However, relatives to the man have disputed the issue, arguing he is not their nephew who died last month.