Woman Arrested In Malawi For Pretending To Be Pregnant In The Maternity Ward

Woman Arrested In Malawi For Pretending To Be Pregnant In The Maternity Ward

Wednesday  night at about 8pm, Limbe police in Blantyre received a report from Mr Chisomo Mandolo from Limbe health centre, a Nurse/ mid wife. In his report, he stated that he confronted a certain lady in the maternity ward who was pretending as if she was pregnant, ready for delivery.

He tried to examine her, but she refused to be examined for several attempts from 1600 hrs. Now @ 2000hrs, the nurses with the support of some guardians in the maternity wing, forced her to be examined. At this time she was undressed, but Alas !!! this lady faked pregnancy.

She put some wrappers on her belly, pretending as if she was pregnant. She has since been detained at Limbe police pending to establish her motive behind the action. She is married, and blessed with one child. Her name is Filesu Leonard, she is 24 years from Munsiche village T/A Likoswe Chiradzulu. She’s currently staying in Bangwe Masala.

She has never attended to anti natal clinic. As a matter of fact, an anti natal examination was carried out by the nurses @ Limbe health centre, and that the result has come out to be negative. She is not pregnant. Below are her pics. Currently a holding charge of ” giving false information has been levelled against her, as we are looking for a proper charge.

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