Man nearly killed over cooking oil

Man nearly killed over cooking oil
Published: 19 October 2018 (254 Views)
The scarcity of cooking oil in the couthry has landed a Chiweshe man in hot soup after he reportedly axed another man who was holding a 2 litre bottle of cooking oil from Mbizi shop in Chiweshe after the commodity run out whilst he was still in the queue.

Enock Dhombo (40) was arrested after he allegedly attempted to murder Makesure Soda (41) of Zambara village under Chief Makope on Wednesday at Gunguwe business Centre in Chiweshe after he saw him holding the much needed cooking oil.

Mashonaland Central acting police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Petros Masikati confirmed the case.

"We are investigating a suspected murder case which occurred at Gunguwe Business Centre in Chiweshe , Dhombo is assisting police with investigations after he allegedly axed once in the head over a 2 litre cooking oil bottle dispute," Masikati said.

It is further alleged that Soda is battling for life at Howard Hospital in Chiweshe where he was referred from a local clinic.

Masikati urged people to respect human life and shun violence since failure to abide to the law results in them being arrested.

"As the police we continue to urge people to respect human life by avoiding violence as that will lead to unnecessary loss of life in most cases above all people must abide to Zimbabwean laws as failure to do so will eventually lead them to be incarcerated."



- Byo24Nerws

 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

There are no comments.

Latest stories

Knox Mutizwa wins August Goal of the Month award

by kickoff | 05 November 2018 | 960 Views

BREAKING: Gandawa on the run

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 1837 Views

Econet cannot distribute Kwese TV content to Zimbabwean viewers

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 1394 Views

Shoot-out robbers arrested

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 1429 Views

Mnangagwa ally warns economic saboteurs

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 1376 Views

Chamisa mobilises supporters for mass protests

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 1160 Views

LISTEN: Acie Lumumba speaks on how he got paid

by Staff Reporter | 05 November 2018 | 964 Views

Dzamara speak on Zanu-PF fights

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 927 Views

Minister Raj Modi Modi donates salary

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 789 Views

'I am a Trillionaire' Magaya says

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 1268 Views

Supermarkets to be blacklisted over cooking oil

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 777 Views

UK army to recruit from Commonwealth

by BBC | 05 November 2018 | 852 Views

Magaya opens up on arrest

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 853 Views

Kambarami is still 'Deputy Mayor'

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 701 Views

'Import ban must not go beyond December 21'

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 785 Views

Prophet Magaya puts fresh spin to arrest

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 808 Views

Chamisa's sign language interpreters get thumps up

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 798 Views

Mnangagwa to review Mthuli Ncube's 2% tax again

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 763 Views

Lumumba to be probed by ZAAC?

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 562 Views

Dzamara speak on ZANU PF fights

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 528 Views

Zimbabwe as a new gateway into Africa

by Minister of Finance Prof Mthuli Ncube | 05 November 2018 | 777 Views

Chiwenga's ex-wife looted millions

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 1162 Views

We are our own worst enemies

by Mapozho Saruchera | 05 November 2018 | 823 Views

Mnangagwa to deal with unexplained wealth and bank deposits

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 761 Views

WATCH: Chiwenga talks about Prophet Walter Magaya's lipstick

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 751 Views

Lumumba Saga takes new twist....War vets bay for Mutsvangwa's blood

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 819 Views

Chamisa demands Presidency

by Mandla Ndlovu | 05 November 2018 | 711 Views

Zimbabwean teachers miss out on New Zealand opportunity

by Staff Writer | 05 November 2018 | 656 Views

Zimbabwe to introduce e-provisional driver's exams

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 697 Views

Zimbabwe to supply water to South Africa

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 699 Views

Mnangagwa claims that 'good times will soon roll'

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 662 Views

Zimbabwe as a new gateway into Africa

by Hon. Prof Mthuli Ncube | 05 November 2018 | 771 Views

Chiyangwa appoint Karikoga Kaseke

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 664 Views

ZCTU demo: Ruling today

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 617 Views

Missing cop found dead

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 752 Views

Tagwirei marries long-time girlfriend

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 1173 Views

Zimbabwe relaxes maternity leave entitlement

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 718 Views

Zimbabwe to receive drugs, ambulances from India

by Staff reporter | 05 November 2018 | 638 Views