Man shoves 10cm stick up his anus as treatment of aliment

// Odd | Man shoves 10cm stick up his anus as treatment of aliment
Email to a friend Plain text Print version // Font size: Decrease font Enlarge font

A MAN who made headlines earlier this year after a bizarre ritualistic treatment nearly severed both his arms is living with a stick up his anus, he says in a new interview.

Martin Mlalazi, 58, from the Thokwana area of Plumtree, was admitted to the United Bulawayo Hospitals in excruciating pain in January after inserting wheel bearings just above his elbows. The bearings interrupted blood flow, caused swelling to his arms and dug into his flesh.

Now Mlalazi has revealed he is being tormented by a 10cm stick which he inserted up his anus at the same time as the bearings, on the recommendations of a self-styled traditional healer.
Mlalazi said on Thursday: “The traditional healer prescribed me to insert two bearings in each arm, and a stick in the anus.
“I smeared soap on the hands, inserted bearings up to the tricep level and a stick in the buttocks.
“I’m in terrible pain especially when I try to relieve myself I feel as if that stick is prickling me inside.”
Mlalazi still declines to discuss the nature of the ailment he was suffering at the time he consulted the healer.  As his arms swelled, Mlalazi resisted his family’s pleas to see doctors until he was finally taken to Plumtree District Hospital on the verge of death. Doctors told him if he had delayed by a few days, he could have died or they would have been forced to amputate his arms.

The hospital called in specialist engineers from the Bulawayo City Council and the Fire Brigade who painstakingly used grinders to cut the bearings which are made from high speed steel which is known for its toughness and abrasion resistance.
Mlalazi was later released from hospital, but his family says he did not disclose to doctors that he had a stick up his anus. Now they are begging him to seek help. His mother said: “He does not want to talk about the matter with anyone, and spends most of the time lying down.”

Tagged : Traditional Healer Arrested, Martin Mlalazi

Headlines Newsview all

John Kerry Visits Nigeria To Warn Against Post Election Violence

In a rare high-level visit to Africa's most populous country, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday urged Nigeria's leading presidential candidates to refrain ... Full story

'Niyi Johnson' And Wife 'Toyin Aimakhu' Settle Marriage Issues

Few days ago, the internet went agog with the shocking news of the crash of Toyin Aimakhu and her husband, Niyi Johnson. Read It HERE The ... Full story

Ritualists Kills Two Teenager's Few Weeks To Election

As the 2015 general elections in Nigeria draw closer, there seems to be an increase in brutal killings, and ritual activities in the country. Few days ... Full story

Abraham Lincoln Hair Lock Fetches $25,000 At Auction

A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia has been sold at an auction in Dallas, fetching more than $800,000. A lock of the assassinated president's hair went ... Full story

'Libby Lane' First Female Bishop To Be Consecrated

The Church of England will consecrate its first female bishop during a ceremony at York Minster later. The Reverend Libby Lane, 48, will be ordained as ... Full story

My Dad Has No Social Life - Adetoyese Oyewo

Adetoyese is the third son of veteran actor and university teacher, Dr. Kola Oyewo. He talks about the kind of life his father leads off ... Full story

'Aisha Buhari's' Agenda If She Becomes The First Lady

Aisha Buhari, the wife of APC presidential flag-bearer, Muhammadu Buahri during the inaugural meeting of the APC women presidential campaign initiative held in Abuja on ... Full story

Daddy Loves Cracking Jokes - Halima Buhari (VIDEO)

The Buhari household is coming out in full force to support the head of the family as he seeks to become the president of Nigeria. Just ... Full story

Federal Court Workers Ends Strike

The National Executive Council of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria on Sunday asked its members in the federal courts to resume work on Monday ... Full story

Nigerian Actress Toyin Aimakhu And Husband Separate Two Years After Tying The Knot

Barely two years after popular Nigerian actress, Toyin Aihmaku, tied the knots with her actor hubby, Niyi Johnson, at the Ikoyi Registry in Lagos, the ... Full story

Boko Haram Launches Attack In Bid To Take Over Maiduguri

Soldiers of the Nigerian army and Boko Haram terrorists are currently engaged in a fierce exchange of fire since Saturday night as insurgents, in their ...

Comment on: Man shoves 10cm stick up his anus as treatment of aliment

Rate this article

0

Breaking News

Top 3 In Black And Worst Look On Red Carpet For 'First Cut' Premiere (PHOTOS)

Producer Lisa Omorodion had another movie premiere for First Cut at Silverbird Cinemas in Lagos on Friday Jan 23rd. I wasn't really impressed by the looks ... Full story

'Ike Chioke' Federal Government May Borrow N2tn To Finance 2015 Budget

The Managing Director, Afrinvest West Africa Limited, a research and investment advisory firm, Mr. Ike Chioke, tells how falling oil prices will pose challenges to ... Full story

Chelsea Will Recover 'Mourinho' Vows

Jose Mourinho insists Chelsea will quickly recover from their humiliating FA Cup exit against third-tier Bradford because most of his star players missed the stunning ... Full story

Caroline Danjuma Returns To Nollywood (Photos)

At a point, she was addressed as a ex-actress because shortly after beautiful Nollywood diva, Caroline Ekanem Danjuma, married her billionaire husband, Musa Danjuma, they ...

Omawumi Flaunts Second Baby Bump Days After Wedding (Photos)

Few days after Nigerian songstress, Omawunmi Mgbele said "I Do' legally to her long time off and on boyfriend, Tosin Yusuf, the 'If you ask ...

It’s Impossible To Be A Superstar Over Night….Jide Kosoko Frowns

A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new, for a journey of a thousand mile begins with a step. These is a ...

My Shaved Hair Like Tuface Was A Coincidence ----Singer, Joel

Argument arouse when an artiste who look like Tuface was signed into Kennis music after Tuface left the record label. Many said it was same ...

Moe Musa Salutes Reminisce As His Best Nigerian Rapper

Popular music video director, Moe Musa whose real name is Mohammed Musa has spoken in praise of popular rapper, Reminisce as the hip hop artiste ...

Singer, Brymo Soon To Be A Proud Father

Singer Brymo may have let his past go behind him as he has stepped up his game both musically and personally. The singer who recently released ...

Gone! Toyin Aimahku's Marriage Crashes Irreconcilably

Barely two year after top yoruba actress Toyin Aimahku who doubles as Vice President of Actor Guild Of Nigeria, (AGN), married her estranged husband Adeniyi ...