SAD; Man Kills His Younger Brother For Failing Exams


Police in Geita Tanzania are still investigating an incident where an elder brother killed his young brother for failing his exams. Police are still following up on the case and the said man is expected to be produced in court this week.

An extract fro Mwananchi Newspaper

According to initial reports, the boy who was still in a primary is said to have been hit by a blunt object on the head prompting his death. Viage Masumbuko is said to have wanted to punish his young brother for not performing as required but ended up killing him when he hit him on the head with the blunt object.

Initial reports indicated that the boy had bruises on the hand, neck, and also stomach a clear indication that he was tortured by the elder brother before succumbing to the said injuries. Police are still holding the man for further questioning as investigations continue on the same.