A Dedza Young Soccer Player who also traded as a welder Edward Nsamala has died in Dedza after an object suspected to be a hand grenade burst as he tried to weld an iron club.
Sources close to the deceased say a customer had brought a ball like object with a request to have it joined to a steel bar so as to use it as a club for protection against thieves.
But while working on it, the metallic object blast onto the head of Nsamala and he suffered serious injuries.
He died while being taken to the hospital.
Lilongwe Police Spokesperson Ramsey Mshane says investigations are underway to authenticate the item that detonated.