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Best friend took my belongings after I was sent to jail

A WOMAN of Mansa has told the Mansa Local Court how her best friend took her belongings from her house after she was sent to prison for three months.
Ireen Mwelwa, 34, was testifying against Satriya Kabwela, 36,who is alleged to have taken her clothes, mobile phone and money amounting to K900 from her house without her consent.
Mwelwa narrated before senior local court magistrate Christopher Nkandu that in August last year, she was sent to prison for three months and that upon hearing that, her best friend Kabwela went to her house where she took away all her clothes, a mobile phone and money.
Mwelwa told the court that she had left her property in the custody of another person and wondered why Kabwela took them without her permission.
She pleaded with the court to order Kabwela to return all her clothes, her mobile phone and money.
Magistrate Nkandu adjourned the case for judgement.


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