Sad News: A 25-year-old man from Nakonde took his own life after his fiancée rejected him and married someone else.
David Simfukwe, deeply hurt by the rejection, started distancing himself from his family and friends.
As per his family, Simfukwe’s isolation became worse, and on September 25, he suddenly disappeared.
On September 26, 2023, at around 4:30 PM, they found his lifeless body hanging from a tree.
The police commander for Muchinga Province, Paul Achiume, mentioned that when the officers arrived at the scene, they found the deceased hanging by the neck, about 30 cm above the ground.
Achiume added, “The body was later taken to Nakonde Urban Clinic Mortuary, where Bernard Simbeye, the uncle of the deceased, aged 54 from Mukuti village, identified him.”
Although relatives do not suspect foul play, an inquiry file has been opened. The deceased’s body remains in Nakonde Urban Clinic Mortuary, awaiting a postmortem examination and burial.
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