“I wanted to teach him a lesson he will never forget”, she said.
A 39 year-old man of Chitamba village in Kasama has suffered burns after his wife poured hot porridge on him following a marital dispute.
Speaking from his hospital bed in Kasama General Hospital, Maybin Chileshe, a businessman said the incident occurred on Friday around 15:00 hours.
Mr. Chileshe stated that his wife accused him of being unfaithful to her and on the material day decided to pour on him the porridge meant for cooking Nshima.
Mr. Chileshe added that he has suffered burns on the face, chest and the back.
And when asked by police why she did that, Mrs Chleshe only said she wanted to teach her husband a good lesson as he was a womaniser.