A student Nurse at Chitambo College of Nursing identified as Kaluwayo Mwika has killed himself after killing his girlfriend also a nursing student at the same school.

Police investigations suggest that Mwika who had just completed his education is said to have strangled Mapalo Masiku aged 21 in a nearby bush within the school premises following a misunderstanding

Zambia Police spokesperson Esther Katongo said the murder was reported by School Authorities at Chitambo College of Nursing and is said to have occurred on Sunday between 12 hours and 13 hours after the woman indicated that she wanted to end the relationship

Mrs Katongo said the woman’s body was found with injuries and police yesterday received information that the suspect had committed suicide

And in an audio widely shared on social media, Mwika is allegedly heard narrating to Mapalo’s friend the cause of the murder and giving direction to where the body wa was.