A 37-YEAR-OLD woman narrated
in the Chawama Local Court how
she caught her husband having
sex with the maid on her
This is in a case in which Beauty
Bwalya of Kamwala South sued her
husband, Kenny Mufalo, 41, for
divorce. Bride price was not paid.
Beauty told the court that on June
11, 2016 she caught her husband
having sex with their maid.
She said for some time they have
not had peace in their matrimonial
house adding that she was no
longer interested in her husband.
But Mufalo who looked perplexed
told the court that he still loved
his wife and alleged that he was
seduced by the maid whilst his
wife was at work.
The couple got married in 2007
and together has two children.
Beauty said , “problems in our
marriage started three months
after our honey moon phase was
over when Mufalo would go out for
She said in 2010 Mufalo deserted
her after she lost employment
without caring about the welfare of
Beauty said that she was fade up
living with a promiscuous man
who only loved her because of
“I don’t even see the point living
with a lazy man who only depends
on my pockets for everything. I
have tried to help him get a job
but he has been turning down
several offers I just don’t know
what he wants,” she told the court.
But in his defence, Mufalo told the
court that his wife was in the habit
of chasing him out of the house
whenever they have a
misunderstanding simply because
he does not have a job.
He begged for forgiveness from his
wife, saying he would not manage
to live without her.
Passing judgment, Magistrate
Gaston Kalala granted divorced
without compensation and gave
the custody of children to Beauty
and ordered Mufalo to be paying
monthly children maintenance of