A video which shows Zambia musician, David Phiri popularly known as Daev Zambia been abused by his ex-girlfriend Kidist and her friend, sparks outrage on social media. This is coming few hours after he died in fatal accident.
Daev who sang the famous love song titled “It’s never been easy” has died after being severely burnt in an accident along the Chirundu-Lusaka Road. .
Daev and three others died in an accident on Sunday September 27th, while one survived with serious injuries after a Toyota Vits he was driving was involved in an accident at around 14:00 hours at red paint area along Chirundu – Kafue Road.
Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo revealed in a statement that Daev who was driving the named car from the direction of chirundu to Lusaka had four passengers on board.
She identified the three other deceased persons as Tandiwe Njovu aged 20 years of Lusaka who was also a student at Levy Mwanawasa Hospital, Elton Sakala of Lusaka while the other female victim has not been identified yet.
Katongo said the victim who survived with serious head injuries has been referred to UTH in Lusaka and has not been identified yet.
Talented Zambia musician, composer and producer, late David Phiri popularly known as Daev Zambia on camera abused by his ex girlfriend . ..— Naija (@Naija_PR) September 29, 2020
She's demanding an apology🤦🏽♂️. pic.twitter.com/uII8ol3YkR
She said the accident happened when the driver lost control of the motor vehicle and the car went off the road before it caught fire. Katongo said the bodies of the deceased persons are in Mtendere Mission Hospital mortuary.
In the viral footage, 2 ladies was videoed flogging Daev Zambia while he was on his knees. One of the lady was said to be his ex-girlfriend.
Police Spokesperson, Esther Katongo has confirmed that police have taken interest in the said video and will ascertain what transpired on the fateful day.