By JACKSON MAPAPAYI
A 30-year-old man of Kapijimpanga village in Solwezi has been axed in the head by his younger brother over Nshima.
North-western province Commissioner of Police, Joe Njase, confirmed the incident which happened Sunday around 14:00 hours and identified the victim as Robert Masandishi.
Mr Masandashi sustained serious injuries and was rushed to Solwezi General Hospital where he was admitted. Mr Njase said that the victim was hacked on the head by his younger brother Jubec Masandishi 22, after he ate the whole nshima which their mother had left for the two of them to share.
“Hospital police post received a report of unlawful wounding which was reported by the victim that he was wounded by his going brother over nshima,” he said.
He said that the victim sustained a deep cut on the back of the head adding that he was in a stable condition while the suspect has been arrested.