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    Friday, 23 February 2018

    Chigwikwi teacher fatally poisoned during school sports gala


    CHIVI- Nhamo Chakanyuka(51), a grade 6 teacher at Chigwikwi Primary School in Headman Watungwa area under Chief Chivi was poisoned to death during an inter house sports competitions on Friday last week.
    "It is true that Chakanyuka died on Saturday at around 4am on his way to Chigwkwi Clinic after taking some food with poison during a sports gala at the school. We laid him to rest on Tuesday at his homestead," said the Village Head Simon Simba.
    Sheilla Chakanyuka the first born to the deceased also confirmed the sad news.
    Chakanyuka's body was taken to Masvingo Provincial Hospital for a postmortem which confirmed the food poisoning and some samples were taken to Harare for further tests.
    This the third teacher from the same school who has died in similar circumstances since 2016.
    Chakanyuka is survived by his wife, seven children two girls and five boys.
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