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Unclothed sangoma caught in city bar

17 April 2015 | 3544 Views
A female traditional healer was caught red handed with no clothes on armed with a assegai and oxtail busy performing rituals at a bar in the early hours of the morningThe shocking incident hap...
by Staff Reporter

Female teachers forced to suckle sangoma's breasts

20 March 2015 | 5332 Views
A female traditional healer in Mlotshana village in Nkayi is reportedly terrorising female teachers by demanding them to suckle her breasts at night.Teachers at Auckland Primary school are lea...
by Concerned villager

Sangoma kills wife's lover

19 March 2015 | 4516 Views
A sangoma from Bulu Village at Mphoengs in Plumtree allegedly stabbed his wife's suspected lover to death with a knife, which he claimed he was instructed to always carry by ancestral spirits....
by Staff reporter

'I never believed in spirit mediums or sangomas,' says Mugabe

28 February 2015 | 5322 Views
President Robert Mugabe says only God gives life, adding that he has never believed in spirit mediums or n'angas (sangomas).Addressing guests at the 21st February Movement celebrations in Vict...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma rapes girl at graveyard to cast evil spirits

27 February 2015 | 3480 Views
RAPING a teenager (16) in the graveyard as part of a healing session landed a Honde Valley Sangoma in trouble after being arrested in connection with the matter. So bizarre was the alleged healing s...
by Lovemore Kadzura

Don't trust these sangomas

13 February 2015 | 2926 Views
THE story that we have today, of a sangoma that has caused panic in Makuvise Village after proclaiming that one of the villagers is a witch and trying to make that villager pay over 40 cattle to hand ...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma in bizarre court drama

09 February 2015 | 2748 Views
VICTORIA Falls residents were on Friday left speechless, some in fear, at the court yard when a traditional healer started ululating, breaking into a traditional dance and continuously chanting manaka...
by Staff reporter

Bogus traditional healer gets beating of his life - Video

23 January 2015 | 4673 Views
A conman at the Workshop Shopping Centre in Durban, KZN, SA, has been bashed and a cop fled in him car and left him at the mercy of the angry crowd.Six magicians were entertaining the crowd ...
by Staff Reporter

My muthi fixes cheating husbands and wives!

20 January 2015 | 6684 Views
"I'M TIRED of cheating husbands and wives!"These were the words of George Madzavumuse, an inyanga from Zimbabwe who practises in Motherwell NU1, Port Elizabeth.He says many people chea...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma vandalises prophet's shrine

17 January 2015 | 2239 Views
A traditional healer based in Chitungwiza has been jailed for storming a shrine belonging to Jordan Apostolic Church prophet and destroying property worth $700, claiming that the garments at the shrin...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma sues family for failing to pay $600

24 November 2014 | 2366 Views
IN probably one of the strangest lawsuits, a sangoma from Gwabalanda suburb in Bulawayo sued a local family for failing to pay him $600 he had charged them after performing a cleansing ritual at their...
by Gibson Mhaka

Tikoloshe burns sangoma's buttocks

13 November 2014 | 5180 Views
A cleansing ceremony by a sangoma at a homestead in Sigonde area in Insuza District, Matabeleland North Province nearly turned tragic when he was "overpowered" and seriously burnt on the buttocks by a...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma (72) rapes minor

24 October 2014 | 4135 Views
A 72 year old traditional healer allegedly raped his neighbour's 10 year old daughter after luring her with sweets worth R2. Privilege Mashayamombe went to the girl's school and left R2 with a swe...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma claims to know solution to Zimbabwe's challenges

06 October 2014 | 2162 Views
A TRADITIONAL and spiritual healer from Victoria Falls, Stella Katerere Dlamini (49), claims she has the secret to end the country's economic challenges. Katerere, who goes by the spiritual name Dr Hw...
by Sukoluhle Ndlovu

Man loses $11,000 to sangoma

01 August 2014 | 4432 Views
A Harare man reportedly lost more than $$11 600 to a sangoma whom he approached seeking help to have his money multiply mysteriously. Aaron Banda (68) of Second Avenue in Mbare responded to an...
by Staff reporter

11-year-old gives Sangomas a run for their money

17 July 2014 | 5180 Views
11-year-old Thobelani Ntaka from Verulam, north of Durban has been keeping other traditional healers on their toes because of the good things his clients say about him.He is apparently a p...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma in court for for torching goblins' house

16 July 2014 | 3992 Views
A SELF-STYLED sangoma from Chief Nyajena area in Masvingo yesterday appeared in court for allegedly setting his uncle's house on fire because it had goblins.Mike Musiiwa of Mutadzo Village...
by Staff reporter

Rape a v*rgin sangomas denounced

11 July 2014 | 3030 Views
SOME traditional healers have been accused of fuelling rape crimes by lying to people that sleeping with v*rgins cures diseases and brings riches.Padare/Enkundleni Men's Forum chairman for Bul...
by Nqobile Tshili

Of promiscuity, love potions and traditional healers

06 July 2014 | 2825 Views
PROMISCUITY just like prostitution is as old as the human race itself. These  are two moral ills that society has always tried to find ways to abort yet they still remain.The moral ills h...
by Peter Matika

Boy (14) urinates blood after bonking a married woman

15 June 2014 | 6064 Views
The larger than life story of a strange worm that emerged from nowhere and entered a 14-year-old boy (name withheld) two days after sleeping with a married woman, has gone a gear up.News r...
by Staff reporter

Ghanaian witch-doctor's 'curse' on Ronaldo proves real

15 June 2014 | 22013 Views
Ghanaian witchdoctor Nana Kwaku Bonsam came clear on Cristiano Ronaldo's situation on Wednesday night insisting the winger would not face Ghana and 24 hours later, the player walks off during trai...
by Sports reporter

Prophet Ngwenya now a sangoma

09 June 2014 | 11024 Views
FORMER Bulawayo apostolic sect leader and self-styled prophet Thabiso Ngwenya, who was stripped of his government issued certificate to practice as a prophet in 2012, has resurfaced as a sangoma in S...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma 'killed wife over indecent pictures sent to boyfriend'

01 June 2014 | 5906 Views
Traditional healer David Muzenda from Seke, Zimbabwe, allegedly shot dead his wife Eunice Kombo, after being incensed by indecent pictures which he discovered in her phone after she sent them to her b...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma hands himself to police for 'shooting mistress'

28 May 2014 | 5607 Views
THE Seke traditional healer David Muzenda, better known as Sekuru Muzenda, whose Gokwe mistress was found dead in his car yesterday, handed himself over to police at Dema in the presence of his lawyer...
by Mirirai Nsingo

Sangoma shoots lover dead

28 May 2014 | 3315 Views
A Seke traditional healer is on the run following allegations that he shot dead his girlfriend in his Mercedes-Benz near Ziko Business Centre in Seke on Monday.The woman, who has not yet been...
by Daniel Kachere

Female musician accused of bewitching hubby's pregnant small house

25 May 2014 | 4745 Views
Songbird Diana Samkange is at odds with her lover's girlfriend who accused the diva of bewitching her in a battle to win the man at the centre of the love wrangle, Calvin Nyazema.Diana, of Hou...
by Staff Reporter

Indigenisation Act to be amended

25 May 2014 | 3142 Views
In a major climb-down, the Government is in the process of reviewing the indigenisation and empowerment policy to facilitate sector-specific implementation. The developments will be viewed as ...
by Staff Reporter

Jilted sangoma fakes own death to lure back his wife

25 May 2014 | 4127 Views
A jilted Domboshawa traditional healer is on the run after allegedly conniving with his nephew to fake his death in a bid to lure back his wife who had deserted him for another man. Police off...
by Staff Reporter

Man takes wife's panties to a sangoma

29 April 2014 | 5155 Views
A woman yesterday told the court that her abusive husband connived with his father to steal her undergarment and took it to a traditional healer as punishment for her alleged infidelity. Anna...
by Prosper Dembedza

Pastor collapses & dies while controversially conducting sangoma's funeral

14 April 2014 | 7870 Views
A pastor in Nigeria has dropped dead while conducting the burial service of a renowned herbalist, Pa Oji Okoko.Pa Oji Okoko, who was not only a notable herb­alist but a...
by Staff reporter

Sangomas want patients to use medical aid

11 April 2014 | 2886 Views
TRADITIONAL medical practitioners (inyangas) have called on government to put in place a policy which will see medical aid societies accepting claims from patients who seek their services.The...
by Staff reporter

Man digs up living room floor after 'ancestors tell him to'

05 April 2014 | 4967 Views
44-year-old Martin Letebele says that a vision from his ancestors told him there was a skeleton in his living room so he dug up the floor with a pickaxe.Martin's nephew Daniel (36), said: "I ...
by Staff reporter

Sangomas undergo voluntary HIV tests

05 April 2014 | 1738 Views
THIRTY-four traditional medical practitioners were voluntarily tested for HIV during the capacity building workshop on HIV/Aids and other chronic diseases organised by the Sadc secretariat and the Min...
by Staff reporter

Wife disable hubby's manhood

03 April 2014 | 5122 Views
A CHITUNGWIZA man told Civil Court magistrate Marehwanazvo Gofa on Tuesday that his wife had consulted a traditional healer and "disabled his manhood" in a bid to fix him.Munyaradzi Chiturike ...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma threatens to send in goblins after couple refuse to pay up

20 March 2014 | 3111 Views
48-year-old Simphiwe Scott and his family from KwaNobuhle, Eastern Cape, SA, have apparently received a chilling threat from a traditional healer."Answer your phone or I will send my tokoloshe...
by Staff reporter

Dead miners were engaging in sex while gold panning, says sangoma

10 March 2014 | 7020 Views
Gogo Rachel Ncube, a traditionalist based in South Africa concurred with Nkulumane told mourners that she performed a traditional ritual for rescuers to be able to enter the mine....
by Staff reporter

'Sangoma stole my face,' says woman

05 March 2014 | 4330 Views
57-year-old traditional healer Theresa Molokela (57) from Kagiso, west of Johannesburg says that a rival traditional healer has stolen her face.She says that her problem...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma predicts death if girl with stomach full of soil has operation

24 February 2014 | 4032 Views
16 year-old Yolanda Jwaqa from Snake Park in Soweto has a swollen tummy since 2012 and her condition forced her to leave school in grade 7 at Thathane Primary School in Zola, Soweto.Last y...
by Staff reporter

Barman brags for bedding a sangoma's wife

03 February 2014 | 3991 Views
A Plumtree inyanga was involved in a public brawl with a barman after the barman bragged about having illicit sexual liaisons with his wife, the court heard. The inyanga, Sebenzile Ncube (27)...
by Staff reporter

Man to sue sangoma over botched manhood enlargement job

15 January 2014 | 4216 Views
A disgruntled and angry Gaborone man has threatened to haul a Zimbabwean traditional doctor to court over a botched manhood enlargement job.Koma, 32, is planning to drag Dr. Mutambara, 48 to a...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma impregnates client's daughter (14), jailed

09 December 2013 | 3883 Views
A traditional healer from Northend, Bulawayo, who was hired by a Filabusi woman to conduct rituals at her home, has been slapped with an 18-month jail term for having sex with a minor after allegedly...
by Staff reporter

Casino employee fakes robbery, alleges inyanga duped him

22 November 2013 | 2667 Views
A BULAWAYO man employed at a casino sliced himself with a razor blade in the abdomen, forefinger and also struck himself on the nose with an unknown object in a bid to fake a robbery.The man, ...
by Court Reporter

Sangoma spared jail over client's death

12 November 2013 | 3166 Views
A MAN died after a botched enema treatment by a traditional healer, a court heard yesterday. Everest Zulu, who had a history of mental illness, died after a mixture of powdered elephant root (intolwan...
by Court Reporter

Vumelani Isangoma - Khuxxman

26 October 2013 | 5030 Views
This is a celebration of the Ndebele folk music. The music itself takes us back to those olden days when the Kingdom was still strong and such music was used for celebrations.http://www.yout...
by Moyo Roy

Sangoma in court for murder

24 October 2013 | 2939 Views
THE inyanga from Bulawayo's Magwegwe North suburb who allegedly beat his wife to death accusing her of having an affair with her cousin brother has appeared in court. He is being charged with...
by Court Reporter

Sangoma on the run after raping client

07 October 2013 | 4237 Views
A Nyamandlovu traditional healer reportedly raped his 17-year-old neighbour under the pretext of curing her of bed wetting problems.The man whose age could not be ascertained allegedly told th...
by Staff reporter

Man commits suicide after failing to see a sangoma

05 October 2013 | 3675 Views
A man from Buhera committed suicide after failing to see a prophet.Police confirmed the incident that happened in Sakumai Village under Chief Nyashanu in Buhera. It is reported that Pilot Nyik...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma refuses to 'unlock curse' on client's wife

04 October 2013 | 6166 Views
A traditional healer from Matobo is allegedly refusing to unlock his client's fenced wife over an outstanding payment.Tapiwa Moyo approached a traditionalist, Khulu Ziyabila in 2009 to have hi...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma accused of raping friend's girlfriend

26 September 2013 | 4070 Views
A 37-year-old man believed to be a traditional healer has appeared in court for allegedly assaulting and raping his friend's girlfriend.Dumisani Ndlovu of Phoenix area under Chief Chizungu in ...
by Staff reporter

Sangoma kills client while driving out demons

16 September 2013 | 4015 Views
A Beitbridge sangoma allegedly killed a client while exorcising an evil spirit, police confirmed.The traditional healer Cephas Ncube is especxted to appear in court soon on charges of murder....
by Staff reporter

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