Zomba based fast growing entrepreneur, Billy Chapeta, (34) died Sunday afternoon in a swimming pool at Hippo View Lodge in Liwonde.
According to Machinga Police, the deceased went to Hippo View Lodge with his family for a weekend outing.
Hospital postmortem reveals suffocation as cause of death.
Chapeta who was trading under Billy Enterprises in Zomba was a fast growing entrepreneur in town according to Zomba residents who described him as a model among Malawian young business men.
He owned a hardware shop and was a Lafarge cement distributor apart from owning a big warehouse.
Chapeta also owned several houses in Zomba and was a contractor.
He was from Chabwera Village, Traditional Authority Sitola in Machinga.Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :