Zomba businessman drowns in swimming pool at Hippo View Lodge

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.

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