National 9.9.2016 01:31 pm

Sangoma ‘zapped by his own spell’

Sangoma zapped by his own vodoo.

Sangoma zapped by his own vodoo.

The sangoma was apparently found wandering half-naked and behaving erratically.

Angry members of the Mzingazi community in KwaZulu-Natal burned down the shack of a sangoma, who they say became ‘a zombie’ after his own spell apparently boomeranged, Zululand Observer reports.

Sangoma shack

Sangoma shack

The sangoma, who reportedly regularly sacrifices chickens in the river, is accused of trying to put a spell on a woman, but the community says because her spiritual protection proved stronger, his curse made a U-turn and zapped him instead.

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On Monday night, Mzingazi CPF chairperson Sharon Mdletshe was called out to the homestead, where the sangoma was found wandering half-naked and behaving erratically.

– Caxton News Service

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