A 19 year old farmer had a rude awakening when he was sodomised on his first day at the Rumphi prison where he was remanded as he was awaiting for the proceedings of his case whereby he is accused of of breaking and theft.
Police and prison officials have confirmed that the victim is Never Nyirenda from Mtaja village in traditional authority Chisopya in Rumphi.
“Nyirenda was remanded at Rumphi prison and was welcomed by Imani Milanzi, 28, who is serving a five year jail term for the offence of burglary and theft.
“During the night of 15th to 16th May, 2016 the suspect took the hand of the complaint and put it on his chest and told him that he cares for him then he masturbated using his left hand later he removed his pant and warned him not to shout then he inserted his penis to the anus,” said a source at Rumphi prison.
He added: “As he was having sex against the nature he felt pain and reported the matter to the in charge of the block who referred the matter to the committee of the cell who later referred the matter to the warders.”
The complainant was taken to the Rumphi district hospital for examination and treatment.
“A medical report was confirmed that he was sodomised and the matter is pending court,” said the source.
An officer at Rumphi police collaborated the story saying the case is registered under file RU/CR/22/05/16.
The accused comes from Ngosi village in traditional authority Kyungu in Karonga.