A 35 year old teacher of Chilubi district in Northern Province has committed suicide under unclear circumstances.
Thomas Katongo, a teacher at Lufubashi Primary School is said to have taken his life last week after hanging himself using a neck tie.
Police in Chilubi district confirmed the incident to ZANIS saying Katongo’s body was found hanging in his house
The motive behind the suicide has not been established.
The body of the deceased has since been taken to Luwingu district for burial.