Chongwe man who bit his wife’s nipple in his sleep could have sleeping disorder


Benson Mwanjeleka, 34, the man of Chongwe who bit his wife’s nipple in his sleep, might have a sleeping disorder known as parasomnias, which might involve teeth grinding or jaw chewing, a psychotherapist has said.

Benjamin Samusiko said there is a possibility that Mr Mwanjeleka has a sleeping disorder because the incident happened when he was in his sleep.

Police on June 1 said that Mr Mwanjeleka, of Mwachifumu village of Chief Bunda Bunda was arrested and charged with the offence of grievous bodily harm.