Bride arrested in Balaka for parading bridal girl naked

Police in Malawi’s eastern district of Balaka are keeping in custody a 20-year-bride for allegedly undressing a 16-year-old bridal girl.

Reports show that the suspect Ethel Nomanda Kachingwe was arrested following a complaint that she undressed the girl who was one of her bridal party at her engagement ceremony.

Confirming the development Balaka Police publicist Sub-inspector Joseph Sauka says the suspect had an engagement early this month and asked the victim to be one of her bridal party.

“Since the victim had no money, the suspect offered to buy her a dress and agreed that the victim will refund the K3, 550.00 afterwards,” says Sauka.

Sauka says after the engagement, the girl took the dress but failed to pay the agreed amount.

“Last Saturday, the suspect met the girl and took her to her house where she undressed her and ordered the girl to parade naked for failing to pay the agreed amount. He was saved by a sympathizer who gave her a Chitenje ,” says Sauka

Sauka says Kachingwe is still in police custody and is to be taken to court soon where she will answer a case of insulting the modesty of a woman which is contrary to section 137(3) of the penal code.

Ethel Nomanda Kachingwe comes from Mponda village, Traditional Authority Nsamala in Balaka district

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Keen Observer
5 years ago

She is not even worth to be called a wife. What kind of a human being is she???????

kk
kk
5 years ago

This is not newsworthy za ziii. Tatiwuzani feedback ya anthu onyela mtchile ku Mzuzu. Anakumba zimbuzi pano?

timo
timo
5 years ago

She is brainless thats why she has done such thing

Gregory
Gregory
5 years ago

Mwatichititsa manyazi ife aku Balaka. Shame!!

Anganga
Anganga
5 years ago

Waonetsa kale khalidwe lako

Njolinjo
Njolinjo
5 years ago

She is a monster.

chimbwititi
chimbwititi
5 years ago

iweso ovulidwawe umutchaje ndalama zambili poimilila chikwati chakecho galuyo napabumbu.

George
George
5 years ago

I think something wrong with that lady misala kapena chamba,what is K3550 nowadays

mtengowagwa
mtengowagwa
5 years ago

Ladyz avoid temptations so as to be away of such situations.

maher
maher
5 years ago

apa a ethel banja alilephela

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