Ndola Chief Resident Magistrate John Mbuzi has issued a warrant of arrest against a woman of Ndola who was indecently assaulted and abducted by five women for allegedly having an affair with another man.
This is in a matter the five, Precious Kapambwe, 25, Bridget Chisha, 21, Maureen Mutale, 29, Margret Mwansa, 25, and Catherine Banda, 29 jointly and whilst acting together are charged with an offence of abduction contrary to the laws of Zambia.
In count two, the five are charged with an offence of indecent assault.
Particulars of the offence are that the five, on December 1st 2018 did abduct the victim with intent to put her in danger and did subject her to bodily harm.
When the matter came up for continued trial, the state informed Court that complainant in the case has disappeared in unclear circumstances.
The move prompted Chief Resident Magistrate John Mbuzi to issue a warrant of arrest against the complainant returnable 21st January, 2019.
The matter has since been adjourned to 21st January, 2019 for continued trial.
News source: Zambia Reports