Five people,  among them a witch doctor , have appeared at Mwense magistrates court for murder.

Before Magistrate Fred Mwangala sitting as class II in the Mwense subordinate court were Fewdays Mwila 60, John Mpundu 46, Mika Lukwesa
29, Samuel Chileya 29 and Samuel Mpundu 47, respectively.

Particulars were that on January 13, 2020, the five jointly and while acting together murdered James Kalumba contrary to section 200 of the
penal code cap 87 of the laws of Zambia.

The accused appeared for the explanation of the charge and magistrate Mwangala said the charge they committed was triable by the
high court.

The matter has since been adjourned to February 5, 2020 for another mention.

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