Zambia Army officer Lieutenant Nigel Musonda Mwaba who is accused of killing his girlfriend Dr Tasila Tembo has finally been brought to the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court for explanation of the murder charge.
Lt Mwansa, 33, of Plot number 3827 Barlastone, Lusaka West, was arrested on December 3, 2020.
He was brought to court by Army officers in civil clothing while he was cuffed on both his hands and legs.
It is alleged that Lt Mwaba on an unknown date but between October 24, 2020 and October 26, 2020 at Lusaka murdered Dr Tasila.He allegedly beheaded Dr Tasila after she decided to end their relationship.
The accused was arrested a month later after he was spotted at Leopards Memorial Park around 16:00 hours on the material day when he requested workers at the cemetery to show him where Dr Tasila had been buried.