KwaBelinda Murder: Victim’s Family Shares Heart-Wrenching Details
The family of David Matambo, Diva, who was allegedly killed at Afro 161 Bar popularly known as KwaBelinda in Harare, has spoken out about their grief and the investigation into his death. According to family spokesperson Sarah Matambo, they are awaiting the results of the post-mortem before making burial arrangements.
The Diva’s Family Reaction
Sarah Matambo, the spokesperson for the Matambo family, expressed their grief and confusion over the tragic incident. She stated that the family is still in the process of grieving and struggling to comprehend what exactly happened that night. The family is awaiting the post-mortem results before making burial arrangements for David, reported h-metro.
“As a family, we are still grieving and failing to understand what exactly is happening,” Sarah said. “We heard that the post-mortem will be done tomorrow (today) at Parirenyatwa Hospital. Burial arrangements will be announced in due course.”
The family’s reaction highlights the emotional toll that this incident has had on them. They are seeking answers and justice for their loved one’s untimely death.
Murder Suspect Appears in Court
Callisto Maruwo appeared in court on Tuesday, where he was charged with murder. He represented himself but arrived at court with his lawyer, Arshiel Mugiya, for vetting. Maruwo was remanded in custody until July 12 pending indictment for trial.
During the court proceedings, intricate details surrounding the murder emerged. The court papers revealed the sequence of events leading up to the assault and provided evidence of the alleged brutal attack on David Matambo. The somber atmosphere in the court gallery reflected the grief of David’s relatives, some of whom wept during the proceedings.
According to the State, Maruwo can only apply for bail at the High Court, indicating the seriousness of the charges against him. The court papers also mentioned that Maruwo did not show remorse after committing the offense and decided to flee instead of rendering assistance to David.