ZIMBABWE: TWO TO HANG FOR KILLING SOLDIER
October 10, 2018:
Two murderers have been sentenced to death after being convicted of stabbing to death a Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) member, newsdzezimbabwe reported on 9 October 2018. (Sources: newsdzezimbabwe.co.uk, 09/10/2018)
Admire Maorere (28) of Maorere village under Chief Ndanga and Windas Munzweru (27) of Chidyamatombo in Karoi were found guilty of stabbing a ZNA Captain, Phio Jeketera several times all over his body leading to his death.
Prosecutor Tawanda Chikwati said on the 19th of May, Jeketera was travelling from Harare to Zaka when he gave a lift to Maorere and Munzweru who were going to Gutu.
At Gutu turn off, the two are said to have produced an okapi knife and demanded money from Jeketera.
Jeketera is said to have resisted, before the two convicts dragged him to the side of the road and stabbed him.