Police in Milenge District of Luapula Province have arrested a secondary school teacher for raping a 16 year old grade ten pupil.
Luapula Province Commissioner of Police Hudson Namachila confirmed the development in Milenge today.
Mr. Namachila said officers apprehended and formally arrested Morgan Nyanga of Milenge Boarding Secondary School this morning for raping a minor.
He said Nyanga a mathematics teacher at the named school is alleged to have raped the minor on Sunday around 13: 00 hours in his house at Milenge Secondary School teachers’ compound.
Commissioner Namachila said Nyanga will be transferred to Samfya this afternoon where he will appear before the magistrate court.