A suspected witch was found n_aked outside a house in Vhembe district in Louis Trichardt around 7am on Tuesday morning. Police spokesperson Sifiso Mbuyani said the woman, who has not been named, was found n_aked with an assortment associated with paraphernalia including an owl, two winnowing baskets which are used for flying in witchcraft mythology and a baboon skeleton where found naked in a local home stead.
“When the matter was reported to the police the witch who had been given a red cloth to cover themselves. Efforts to get much details were fruitless since she only claimed to be coming from Zimbabwe, they did not have any documentation with them, which made us conclude that they come hear flying, we handed them over to the Beitbridge Zimbabwean Police this afternoon’ Sifiso Mbuyani said.When questioned further , the witch said she was enrooute to Johannesburg to bewitch her daughter in law who had turned her son against them. “There is hunger in Zimbabwe before my son married this prostitute, he sent us groceries every month. Now he is married, he has neglected us” she said. “I want to teach her a lesson”.
The Mayor of Makhado local municipality Mavhungu Lurulu confirmed the incident and thanked the residences response to distaste from violence as they handed the matter to the police, he also said that it was very hard to make a conversation with the two since they neither hear Venda nor English and has applauded the decision to deport them.
Source : Online