Man hospitalised after being stoned by neighbour over debt


A MAN from Bulawayo was left at death’s door after sustaining severe head injuries following a vicious assault by his neighbour over a $50 debt.

Godi Nyathi (47) of Nketa 7 suburb allegedly assaulted his neighbour Mr David Dube (27) with fists and hit him with a stone several times on the head last Friday.

Mr Dube sustained severe head injuries and was admitted at Mpilo Central Hospital.

Nyathi was remanded in custody to April 16 pending the availing of a medical report.

The magistrate also advised him to apply for bail at the High Court.

– Chronicle

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