Death has been announced of a Football fan that was assaulted by Soldiers during a TNM Super League match between Surestream FC and Red Lions which ended in 2-2.
The victim identified as Godfrey Mwale, 24 died in the early hours of Friday at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) where he was admitted since the incident happened.
Father to the deceased confirmed of the development in an interview with the press.
“We are greatly devastated. No one can give us back Godfrey but we ask for justice in his name and not revenge,” said Senior Superintendent Stanley Mwale.
Mwale who looked so shocked asked those who were involved in beating his son to be punished.
Super League of Malawi (SULOM) General Secretary also confirmed of the development in an interview, saying currently the body is working closely with the relatives for the burial arrangements.
Mwale will be buried tomorrow in his home district in Kasungu.