A married man with some kids has allegedly taken a rat poison in protest after falling out terribly with his wife.
A Zimbabwean simply identified as Saidi is said to have taken some poison after plans to marry his mistress were thwarted at the very last-minute by his wife.
According to Citizen Reports, Saidi, a senior driver at AfriTrans logistics company is said to be in a critical condition at Eddington Hospital ICU following an attempted suicide with rat poison.
According to close sources, Saidi; who is married with 4 kids, fell in love with a Zulu woman whom he wanted to marry without further delay.
He had planned to sell his car so he could raise the money to pay lobola for his bride last Saturday.
Unfortunately his wife was two steps ahead of him and she hid the car’s registration book so the sale wouldn’t go through. His bride to be’s relatives were also gathering at her family home ready to start the lobola negotiations.
In his moment of despair and frustration Saidi turned to rat poison and opted to take his life than to face the humiliation.
He presently said to be in a coma with little to no change in his condition.
His family was unavailable for comment at the time of going to print.