The alleged witchcraft activities at the school had led to bizarre
incidents, as students faint mysteriously, a local news platform, Zimeye
The report quoted a parent who wished not to be named as linking evil spirits and witchcraft to torments faced by students.
“Mysterious incidents have been taking place at the school. Some
pupils passed out under mysterious circumstances while a form two girl
went into a trance for a long time,” the parent said.
A local Councillor in Chivi community, Wilson Machingambi, disclosed
that aggrieved parents withdrew their children from the school after the
Machingambi noted that the mass withdrawer prompted authorities to suspend lessons.
”The parents said that a new schoolgirl was behind the acts of witchcraft,” adding that ”Goblins also manifested at the school.”