A Malawians model Waheeda Bagus, a 25-year-old woman, Malawians have taken to social media to mourn her death who was shot by her husband because he suspected her of infidelity.
Waheeda, who is a niece to Malawi’s Trade, Industry and Tourism Minister, Salim Bagus, was shot dead by her husband on 15th December. She gave-up to the gunshot wounds on Tuesday, 14th January, at Kamuzu Central Hospital.
It has been disclosed that the late Waheeda’s condition became worse and there was a need to raise K40 million for specialized treatment in India. Unfortunately, she died despite attempts to salvage her life.
Waheeda husband Mark William Phiri attempted to escape after shooting his wife last December but eventually surrendered himself over to Malawi Police and was charged with attempted murder.
Lingadzi Police Public Relations Officer Salomy Chibwana Zgambo has revealed that the suspect will now answer to murder charges following Waheeda Bagus’death.
In a statement released hours after Bagus’ death, Zgambo said Phiri attempted to bribe the Police Officers on duty who were left with no choice but to force him into custody. Read Here