Dar Es Salaam Thief forced to give himself up after bag of maize gets stuck on his head [VIDEO]

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Farmer can't remove stolen bag of maize from his head play Frank Japhet (Twitter)

A Tanzanian man faced a new world of misfortune after he stole a bag of maize from a farmer in a village near Dar Es Salaam.

Frank Japhet, 23, endured this unique level of horror after the 20kg bag of maize stuck to his head.

A picture captures a farmer who reported stole a bag of maize. The stolen item got glued on his head, prompting the intervention of the police. play Frank Japhet who got a bag of maize stuck to his head after stealing form a farmer who used juju (Twitter)


According to Tuko, the farmer Japhet revealed that he had stolen the bag from a woman on Wednesday and the bag has been stuck to his head and neck ever since.

play Frank Japhet who had to surrender to police and return to the farmer to have the bag remover (Twitter)


Locals believe that she used juju to protect her property as the thief was only able to relieve himself after surrendering himself to the police who then escorted him back to the farmer.


This comes after a witchdoctor in Tharaka Nithi performed a ritual where he ordered residents not to sleep with their wives for seven days as he searched for a killer.

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