Tag: Thobwa

  • 7 receive treatment for food poisoning in Thyolo’s Saopa village

    7 receive treatment for food poisoning in Thyolo’s Saopa village

    At least seven people have been treated for suspected food poisoning at a private clinic in Saopa village, in the area of Senior Chief Kapichi in Thyolo. Village Headman Saopa has reported that some members of an engagement committee experienced severe abdominal pains and diarrhea after consuming sweet beer, known as thobwa, at a meeting…

  • 12 People Battling For Life After Drinking Suspected Poisonous Thobwa

    12 People Battling For Life After Drinking Suspected Poisonous Thobwa

    Twelve people have been admitted to Chiradzulu District Hospital after drinking thobwa (sweet brew) suspected to be poisoned. The victims include two year old kids. District Police spokesperson Sergeant Innocent Moses said that on Monday morning that the incident happened at Masapula village in Traditional Authority Mpama in the district. Police say after the victims…