A 65-year-old British man has appeared in the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court for allegedly beating up his 36-year-old cleaner girlfriend on accusations that she stole his household properties while he was away in the United Kingdom after having issues with the Immigration Department. In this matter, Collins Roberts of Woodlands is charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm. Particulars of the offence allege that on November 27, last year, Roberts assaulted Faith Mwamba and occasioned her actual bodily harm. He pleaded not guilty. And when the matter came up for trial before Principal Resident Magistrate Mwaka Mikalile, Thursday, Charity Namakosa, who is Roberts’ landlord, narrated how she witnessed the accused assault Mwamba at Woodlands Police Station after the witness was summoned…...

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