LILONGWE (Malawi NewsNow)-A 33-year-old-woman in Lilongwe, Juliet Chiwaya, who arrested for pouring scalding water over husband’s genitals as revenge for suspected cheating has been fied K50,000 by the court.
The Mkukula Magistrate Court of Dowa heard that on the material day Juliet committed the crime after someone told her that her husband, Maxwell Chiwaya, was seeing another woman.
Juliet, who had handed herself to police, pleaded guilty.
First Grade Magistrate Cecilia Onsewa condemned the act and slapped her with the fine to deter other would-be-offenders.
Juliet has since paid the fine and is back home while the husband is still in pain on his damaged privates.
Juliet, 33, hails from Malambima Village, TA Kaphuka Dedza, while Chiwaya, 36, comes from Unyolo Village TA Chikumbu, Mulanje, and the two have been married for 14 years.