Limpopo farm workers beat colleague to death with oranges
Two men have been arrested after they allegedly assaulted a farm worker with oranges until he died on a farm outside Tzaneen, Limpopo police said.
The men, aged 27 and 30, were taken into custody yesterday, said Lieutenant Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe.
“Babanto Chauke (38) and two men had a quarrel. The two [allegedly] started throwing oranges at him until he died.”
The men were Chauke’s colleagues at Lakota Farm. They would appear in the Tzaneen Magistrates’ Court today, Ngoepe said.