Three killed in minibus accident


Three people were killed while 15 were injured when their minibus was involved in an accident in Karonga district on Monday.

According to Constable George Mulewa who is Deputy Public Relations officer for Karonga Police, the accident happened at around 4pm on Monday at Mwenilondo Trading Centre in the area of Paramount Chief Kyungu in Karonga.

The Toyota Hiace with the registration number LL1801 and which was being driven by Joseph Ng’ambi, 42, was coming from Mzuzu heading to Karonga.

road accidentIt was when it reached the trading centre when the accident happened.

Three people died on the spot due to severe head injuries, four sustained serious injuries while eleven sustained minor injuries.

All were taken to Karonga District Hospital.

Mulewa said investigations are underway to find the cause of the accident. The driver hails from Mwakwama village, Traditional Authority Kyungu in Karonga District.



  1. Mizimu Ya Anthu Atatu Omwe Afa Pa Ngonzi Ya Galimoto Yiwuse Muntendele Ndipo Iwo Amene Avulala Ndipapha Mulungu Kuti Akhale Nawo Pamene Akulandila Chithandizo

  2. The important thing here is not to become English teachers or editors but rather to get what the writer is trying to say. In fact “killed in an accident ” is just the same as “died in an accident ” unless if my English Teacher failed me.

  3. as a member and a follower of major (ndodo) (1) i wish aire to those who had been involved in this catttery their spirits must lest in peace if u trace type Amen

  4. vuto ya madriver ambiri sanaapiteko kusukulu yau driving,,sukulu yao imakhala ma ground..ngozi zachuluka nde boma ipange kafukufuku wama driver omwe anapitako kusukulu yaudriver..omwe sanapiteko asanyendeseso magalimoto….nde boma lichitepo kanthu

  5. Sorry for the accident but i do not get it properly killed or dead some time we must write it good way for others to understand it well.

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