In Thyolo, district a woman, 33, has lost her lip after her friend bit and removed completely her lower lip over non-payment of K500 debt.
She is currently being treated at Malamulo hospital in Thyolo.
Thyolo Police Officer-In-Charge Davie Chingwalu says Estere Wyson borrowed K500 from Falesi Jonas aged 25 and as time passed without paying back the money, Falesi told her friend to work in her garden to recover her money.
Estere denied and instead she paid back K200 and remained with K300.
“On 24th October, 2020, Falesi went back to Estere’s house where she demanded the remaining K300 and there a fight begun. Falesi bit and removed completely Estere’s slower lip,” said Chingwalu.
With blood oozing, Estere was taken to Malamulo hospital where she has been admitted.
“We arrested Falesi and charged her with grievous harm and she appeared in court on Tuesday where she was released on bail,” said the district police OC.
Both are from the same village of Mwanya Traditional Authority Mbawera in Thyolo district.Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :