Crime & courts

Man Kills Wife Accusing Her Of Infidelity, Dumps Body In A Disused Well

A man from Nyamandlovu reportedly assaulted his wife using sticks resulting in her death last month after accusing her of infidelity.


The suspect Clifford Phiri, 38, who is currently on the run, reportedly dumped his wife’s body in a disused well.

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) took to their Twitter page appealing for information that may lead to the suspect’s arrest.


They wrote:


Police in Bulawayo are appealing for information which may lead to the arrest of Clifford Phiri (38) who is wanted for a case of murder which occurred on 28/09/21 at Woodcroft Farm, Nyamandlovu. The suspect assaulted the victim (20) to death with sticks, after accusing her of infidelity and dumped the body in a disused well. The body of the victim was retrieved from the well on 09./09/21 by the Police.

In other news, iHarare reported that a Zimbabwean woman confessed to murder, 6 years later after being tormented by her deceased husband’s ghost.


The suspect, Nancy Majonhi admitted to killing her husband back in 2015. She confessed to the crime years later because she claims that his ghost was haunting her and giving her sleepless nights.

Nancy murdered her husband Prosper Chipungare, 44 , chopped up his body and threw the pieces in three pit latrines in South Africa.


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