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Pupil collapses, dies on football pitch

BUTTYSON KANDIMBA, Solwezi
TRAGEDY struck at Kapende Stadium in Kabompo after an 18-year-old Grade 10 pupil of Chiweza Secondary School collapsed and died on the pitch while playing soccer with his friends.
North-Western Province commissioner of police Grace Chipalila said in an interview yesterday that the incident happened on Saturday afternoon.
Ms Chipalila identified the deceased as Ndumba Kasoka.
“Ndumba, a Grade 10 pupil of Chiweza Secondary School, collapsed and died whilst playing football with his friends at Kapende Stadium,” she said.
Ms Chipalila said Power Stars coach Geoffrey Lingwavo reported the matter to police.
She said police do not suspect foul play.The body is in Kabompo District Hospital mortuary.

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