Pirate Taxi driver robs female teacher, dumps her in graveyard


Two thugs have stolen K2,000.00 from a 35-year-old primary school teacher of Nakonde district before dumping her in a graveyard.

Muchinga province Police Commissioner Auxensio Daka named the teacher as Jackline Kaunda of Mandwa who was attacked by two men after she booked their unregistered Toyota Corolla from Nakonde town centre around 19:00 hours on her way home in Ntindi village.


Mr Daka confirmed the development to ZANIS today saying the victim was attacked by two men who she is able to identify.

Mr Daka said Kaunda was robbed of a black purse which contained cash money amounting to K2,000 and other important documents after she booked un registered Toyota corolla taxi from Nakonde town center.

He said Kaunda was instead driven to Ntindi cemetery where she was dumped. The Police Commissioner further reviewed that Kaunda sustained a painful neck and general body pains.


Mr Daka said police have since launched a man hurt for the two suspects.

And in another development, a 28-year-old Tanzanian woman has been raped on the Zambian side of Nakonde.

Mr Daka told ZANIS that Jane Sanga who lives on the Zambian side was allegedly raped by Mpundu Mulenga at Katozi Village in Nakonde District around 12:00 hours last week on Thursday.

He said the rape victim sustained painful private parts, neck and general body pains adding that the suspect has been arrested and will appear in court soon.