ZAMBIA: COURT SENTENCES MAN TO DEATH FOR MURDER
June 25, 2020:
A 29-year-old man of Chambishi Township in Kalulushi district has been sentenced to death for killing his friend, the Daily Mail reported on 24 June 2020. (Sources: Daily Mail, 24/06/2020)
Convicting Jairos Nyirenda, Kitwe High Court judge-in-charge Timothy Katanekwa said the circumstantial evidence in the matter was overwhelming and connected only the accused person to the offence.
This is in a case Nyirenda was facing one count of murder.
Nyirenda murdered the victim on 2 April 2018 in Kalulushi.