KWEKWE: A BEER binge by two airmen ended tragically in Kwekwe at the weekend when one of them went berserk and allegedly murdered his colleague for  stealing a six-pack of beer.

 Kelvin Nhete, an Airforce of Zimbabwe officer based at Air Defence Regiment in Redcliff allegedly fatally assaulted his colleague Phillip Muhenyeri with a blant object while he was on the floor after he accused him of stealing his six pack of Golden Pilsner beer while they were drinking at a night club in Old Mbizo in the town.

Nhete (29) on Tuesday appeared before Kwekwe resident magistrate Mr Philemon Livard charged with murder.

He was not asked to plead and was remanded in custody to September 9. state media