Girl with albinism abducted in Karonga

Albinos Malawi

Thugs have abducted a one-year-old girl with albinism in Karonga.

According to police in the district, the girl was abducted in the morning of Tuesday as she was sleeping together with her mother in their house.

The abducted girl is Eunice Nkhonjera while the mother has been identified as Loness Nkhonjera, aged 28yrs, of Malongo, village TA Wasambo, D. Karonga.

On New Year’s Eve at around 10pm, thugs also brutally murdered a person with albinism, Yasin Phiri aged 54, at his home at Kande in Nkhata-Bay.

Phiri’s 9 year old son was in the house at the time and he witnessed the murder.

Police have so far arrested seven people in connection to the murder of Phiri.