A female nurse of Mazabuka Hospital in Southern province has been assaulted while on duty after the death of a three year old child.
Southern Province Police Commissioner Godwin Phiri confirmed the development that Sililo Simusho was assaulted by the father of the deceased for alleged poor service at the hospital.
” A nurse at Mazabuka hospital was beaten while on duty by a male parent an employee at Zambia Sugar, after a three years old boy died for poor services , ” Mr Phiri said.
Meanwhile seven pupils from Mazabuka have been apprehended in connection with Grade nine examinations leakages.
The police apprehended the pupils from Nanga and Liyobolola after being led by a female pupil from Monze ‘s Manungu School.
Phiri said the pupil from Monze led the police to the other pupils.
“The pupils were apprehended for leakages involving Grade 9 examination papers after a lead from a female pupil who was apprehended from Manungu School in Monze,” he said.