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A 16-year old girl from Masvingo left the community in shock after she committed suicide over fake nails


Talent Kudzai Chisvinga is believed to have committed suicide at her parent’s home following an argument with her mother over artificial nails she had.

It is said Talent was told by her mother Mailet Chisvinga (40) to remove the fake nails.

Following the altercation, the deceased was then left under the care of the stepfather Joseph Chikandiwa (39) who then asked her to prepare tea for him.

She [Talent] then left the room only to go and take a gulp of cotton pesticide which was in her mother’s room.

She had a misunderstanding with her mother over some household chores and some artificial nails which she was putting on. Her mother went out and told her told her to remove them before she came back.

She was then asked to prepare tea by her stepfather but instead she went to her mother’s bedroom where she took the cotton pesticide and her stepfather later heard her screaming and he rushed to the bedroom. She was rushed to Runyararo Clinic and kater referred to Masvingo Provincial Hospital where she later died, said the source under condition of anonymity.

Masvingo Provincial Spokesperson, Inspector Kudakwashe Dhewa confirmed the incident.

We urge people to handle misunderstanding in amicable ways than taking own lives.

Close friends to the deceased revealed that she [Talent] had always been suicidal, just a day before this sad incident.

It is further confirmed that she even penned a note which she left behind explaining how she missed the love of her father.
Recently, the globe woke up mourning one of the most celebrated South African hiphop icons Riky Rick who died on 23 February after committing suicide at his home.

Ricky Rik decided to take his own life after suffering from depression.


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