6 December 2018
A SANGOMA, who was involved in the suspected ritual murder of a hooker in the Avenues area, has been nabbed and is set to appear in court today.
The sangoma, only identified as Sekuru Hungwe, was arrested to answer to questions concerning the death of Samantha Hlahla who was murdered in what is suspected to be ritual killing.
It is alleged that the two minors aged 15 and 17 who stand accused of murdering the hooker, had received some lucky charms from Sekuru Hungwe which they would use to make money.
Acting on the instructions from the sangoma, the duo proceeded to hire the services of Samantha and upon completing the session, Samantha allegedly became weak and they stabbed her.
It is further alleged that after they stabbed her, they took blood from her legs into a cooking oil bottle before stealing her property.
When the duo was apprehended while still in possession of the blood awaiting to submit it to Sekuru Hungwe, who is based in Mbare.