An Apostolic Faith Mission pastor has killed himself by drinking poison after a disagreement with his girlfriend.
A gospel musician who is also a junior pastor has killed himself in a bush near his home. The pastor identified as Richard Nhika took his own life by consuming a poisonous substance believed to be cotton pesticide. The incident happened in Zimbabwe.
Richard who was now an Apostolic Faith Mission junior pastor was taken to Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals where he died the following day, reports H-metro.
According to information obtained from the video, Richard, 38 killed himself over a misunderstanding with his girlfriend only identified as Nomatter.
“I will always love you Nomatter, which is why when I saw you I never insulted you or said anything bad.
“I have decided to die next to this tree so that everyone can see, this is real poison you can even see for yourself.
“I will always love you Nomatter and thank you for taking away my life,” he said whilst drinking the pesticide.
Family spokespersons Pauline Busu and Nyasha Nhika said they were saddened by the death of their relative. They said they never thought Richard would decide to end his life considering his spiritual background.
“When we got to the scene where he committed suicide, we found the video in his phone which he had shot taking away his life.