Police has launched a manhunt for the 32-year-old Zambia woman who is on the run after allegedly pouring hot cooking oil on her husband.
According to reports, the suspect identified as Elizabeth Mweete poured hot oil on her husband, Mr Alex Muleya,39 on Tuesday, December 28 in House number 116 Kuku Compound in Zambia where the couple lived.
It was gathered that the wife poured hot oil on her husband after overhearing his phone conversation with an unknown caller whom she thought the man was having an affair with.
The authority has also appealed to members of the public to report the whereabouts of the suspect to any nearest police.
The Police spokesperson, Rae Hamoonga, confirmed the incident in a media statement on Wednesday, December 29, stating that the victim sustained severe burns on the back, on the left side of his face and eye and is currently admitted to Chawama level one Hospital.