In Zambia, a 31-year-old woman of Chongwe district in Lusaka Province has been left traumatized after being raped in her matrimonial home by her husband’s friend after he left for work.
The victim’s relative Sofia Bwalya narrated that her cousin’s husband left for work on Thursday around 11:30 hours in the morning when his friend suddenly went to his house and found his friend`s wife alone.
It was at this point that he took advantage of the situation and forced himself on her in the living room.
“The suspect, whose name has been withheld to allow for investigations, has been friends with the victim’s husband during his college days”, she said.
According to Zambia Daily Mail, Police in Chongwe and Chongwe One-Stop Centre confirmed the incident in separate interviews yesterday.