Zimbabweans are reportedly cutting their toes in exchange for thousands of dollars due to the high cost of living.
A video sighted by AllNews Nigeria on Tuesday shows a man limping, with wool covering a part of his toe.
He brags about using the money he got from selling the toe to purchase a Toyota vehicle.
One Innocent Zikky who is said to be a journalist had posted a video on Twitter, showing a citizen of the country claiming to have benefited from the toe selling.
The Zimbabwean could be seen in the viral video, showing off the car he bought after selling his toe.
He also displayed his severed toe still healing up in bandages.
Man shows off the car he bought after selling his toe in Zimbabwe for $40.000. pic.twitter.com/c2ggLgNrLD— The 9 (@InnocentZikky) May 31, 2022
In Zimbabwe, people have started selling their toes for thousands of dollars. This is due to the high cost of living and failure for the government to create Jobs. The toes is been bought for $40,000 dollars (#16 million) while the smallest ones at $20,000 dollars (#8 million) pic.twitter.com/eIyNXi2abj— @Quality (@QualityForReal) June 1, 2022