Res­i­dents also threaten to at­tack in­yanga

Swazi Observer - - NATIONAL NEWS -

THE res­i­dents of Mavalela area have threat­ened to at­tack a known tra­di­tional healer from the same area for his al­leged deal­ings with some of the sus­pects who are linked with the killing of an el­derly cou­ple.

In­for­ma­tion gath­ered was that the res­i­dents are ac­cus­ing the tra­di­tional healer of as­sist­ing the sus­pects by cleans­ing them as they are be­ing in­ves­ti­gated by the po­lice.

A res­i­dent, who spoke to this pub­li­ca­tion, dis­closed that the res­i­dents have noted that one of the sus­pects, a woman, was fre­quent­ing the in­yanga’s

home­stead since the mur­der in­ci­dent. in­yanga “The res­i­dents are plan­ning to visit the

to ques­tion him about his deal­ings with the sus­pects, who would be seen fre­quent­ing his home,” said one of the res­i­dents.

The res­i­dents pointed out that even though in­yanga the was also from the same area, he seemed to be dis­tanc­ing him­self from the meet­ings which were be­ing held by res­i­dents of the in­yanga’s area. The in­tended visit to the home was also de­lib­er­ated dur­ing yes­ter­day’s meet­ing. The res­i­dents chal­lenged the po­lice to ques­tion in­yanga the be­fore they (res­i­dents) pay him a visit which is likely to be a vi­o­lent one.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Eswatini

© PressReader. All rights reserved.