Police in Dowa have arrested a 27-year-old-man Gift Kabango for allegedly wounding his pregnant wife after she accused him of coming at home very late.
Kabango injured his wife’s arms.
Dowa Police spokesperson Sergeant Richard Kaponda said Kabango severely beat up his pregnant wife with a wooden stick when the wife asked about his whereabouts.
Kaponda further said, according to the official medical report, the wife is five months pregnant.
Kabango will appear in court soon to answer the charges of Unlawful Wounding contrary to Section 241 of the Penal Code.