LEPHALALE — A case of inquest per CAS19/09/2016 was opened at Lephalale Police on Tuesday 20 September after a Mozambique citizen was declared dead in Seleka Clinic after he allegedly drank an aloe mixture “to make him strong”.
W.O. Frans Mokoena, Lephalale SAPS spokesperson says the victim was working at Palala Game Lodge at the time of his death. It was reported to the police that the mixture he drank is seen as a traditional herb (Aloe). According to his friends, he became progressively weaker after he drank the mixture until he eventually passed away.
The police warn the community not to drink strange mixtures, especially if the origin of the drink is suspicious.