Zambia uses kwacha as its local currency
A suspended Mpika Priest has been taken to court by his former girlfriend for failing to pay back over K70,000 which he borrowed for the purchase of a motor vehicle.
Catholic Priest from Mpika diocese, Father Benjamin Chisulo has been sued by Life Saves Medical Centre proprietor Prisca Chewe Chanda.
Ms Chanda stated in her statement of claim that she had an intimate relationship with the suspended priest for about two years.
Ms Chanda is also claiming K9,000 being the money Father Chisulo; who is also a teacher at Kamwala South Secondary School, borrowed from her for his personal expense and also to help his relative.
The plaintiff is also demanding the payment of K27,800.00 which he borrowed through Xapit transactions from her bank account.
Chanda is also demanding for an order of preservation of the Toyota hilux surf registration number BAC 818.
“The Defendants failure to pay back all the monies owing and upon being reminded, he has instead resorted to threatening the Plaintiff herein and involving the police with the view of depriving the Plaintiff of her monies,” read the statement of claim.