Unknown thugs have shot dead a Burundian businessman Sefu Mukobi while leaving his brother Alfoso seriously wounded, in Mwanza district, Malawi police say.
Mwanza police publicist confirmed the developnment saying the two brothers were shot during the night of Tuesday.
The two are aged 45 and 25 respectively.
“As they took off just after they went out of the gate they were stopped by an unknown person who was armed with a pistol and demanded cash,” said the publicist.
He further added that when Sefu failed to produce cash the criminals shot him in the neck and in the stomach. They also shot his brother in the stomach and he is fighting for his life at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital.