A 30year old man in Dowa has comited suicide for not making profits in tobacco sales, this has happened at Kauma village in Traditional Authority (T/A) Msakambewa on saturday night 23TH july 2016.
The man identified as Manda-achepa Kandikana Kachipere, went to kasungu where he was staying since 2015 and he was cultivating tobacco there.
Malawi Punch learnt that when he took his bales of Tobacco to the auction for sales he did not come out with some profits. The deceased later thought of returning back home in Dowa at Kauma village.
When he arrived he told his relatives about this and his elder brother told him to sleep in his house. The following morning on the wee hours of sunday 24TH Juily 2016 he was found Dangling to the roof of his brother’s house after he hanged himself by using a lope.
Postmortem conducted revealed that death was due to surffocation, the doctors did not suspect any foul play. The deceased Manda-achepa Wandikana Kachipere was coming from Kauma Village Traditional Authority (T/A) Msakambewa in Dowa District.