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Cop kills cop

BUTTYSON KANDIMBA, Solwezi and CHISHALA MUSONDA, Ndola
A 26-YEAR-OLD officer based at Meheba Police Station has died after being knocked down by a speeding vehicle which was being driven by a fellow police constable from the same workplace.
North-Western Province Commissioner of Police Hudson Namachila said in a statement yesterday that the accident happened on Saturday around 23:00 hours on the Solwezi-Mwinilunga road in Manyama.
Mr Namachila identified the dead officer as Constable Mathews Sichone, who was run over by a vehicle as he was crossing the road.
He said the accident happened when Constable Benson Lwipa, 24, who was driving a Toyota Corolla registration ACZ 5652, was rushing to Meheba to go and pick up a friend who had called him.http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/

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