ZIMBABWE: RITUAL MURDERER TO HANG
February 15, 2011: Justice Tendai Uchena of High Court in Zimbabwe sentenced a Karoi man, Bigknows Wairos, to death for killing his son in a suspected ritual murder.
Justice Uchena, who was sitting with two assessors, ruled he had found no extenuating circumstances to save Wairos from the hangmanâs noose considering the manner in which he murdered his son Ronald, 9.
Musekiwa Mbanje represented the state and Wairos was convicted of murder with actual intent.
The incident occurred on June 12, 2007. (Sources: News Day, 16/02/2011)