A newlywed couple, Nyenyezi Kambuwa and Peter Malenga on Saturday, January 27, were involved in a fatal accident three weeks after their wedding.
A newlywed couple who just had their wedding this month, January got involved in a fatal accident on Saturday 27th January.
The accident occurred as a result of ongoing road maintenance.
The husband died on the spot, while his wife got injured severely, and is presently receiving treatment at a particular hospital.
It was indeed sad as the newlywed couple had a big wedding celebration on 6th January 2018, with prominent and influential people in attendance at the wedding.
According to reports, the accident occurred close to Central Poultry Limited, along the M1 Road Lumbadzi, Lilongwe. According to eye witnesses at the scene, the ghastly motor accident was caused by a faulty road which was under maintenance.
According to the report gotten, the newly wedded couple were driving in a Toyota Dyna Reg. No. BLK 9644, from Kamuzu International Airport and were ignorant of a certain part of the M1 road, just along Central Poultry stretch currently undergoing maintenance.
Vehicles which were coming from Lumbadzi direction had been stopped to make a way for vehicles which were coming from Kanengo side, because only one lane was available due to the ongoing Maintenance.
The husband who was unaware of the one-way, resorted to overtake the vehicles and unfortunately ran into a truck head on.
The husband died immediately on the spot. He died from broken legs, head injuries and also lost lot of blood.
Nyenyezi Kambuwa, his wife sustained major injuries on her hips and is currently receiving treatment at Luke Daeyang Hospital.
Nyenyezi Kambuwa, the newlywed bride is now a widow. May God grant her the fortitude to bear the loss and also May her husband’s soul rest in perfect peace.