The Lusaka Magistrates’ Court has sentenced a 38-year-old builder of Mtendere township to six months imprisonment with hard labour for beating a man he accused of having sex with his wife. In this matter, Peter Bwalya was charged with assault and had pleaded guilty. Particulars of the offence were that on August 6 this year, in Lusaka Bwalya assaulted Moses Mfula and occasioned him actual bodily harm. The matter came up for reading of facts on Tuesday, before Lusaka magistrate Nsunge Chanda. Facts before court were that on the material day around 16:00hours, the complainant Mfula, left his house and went to the market to drink beer, but while at the market, he met Bwalya who dragged him and asked…...

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