CAROLINE KALOMBE, Lusaka
POLICE in Kabwe have arrested and charged a pastor of Emmanuel Church Nkrumah extension for allegedly battering his wife after a domestic argument.
Central Province commissioner of police Lombe Kamukoshi said in a statement yesterday that Emmanuel Chibanga, 38, has been charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
Ms Kamukoshi said the incident happened around 18:00 hours after Chibanga and his wife Lynn Daka got into an altercation which resulted in him allegedly battering her.
“After a domestic quarrel, the victim was beaten and sustained tenderness of the body (general body pains),” she said.
Ms Kamukoshi said Chibanga has been released on bond and will appear in court on August 28 for plea.