Albinos Still Under Attack, Tanzanian Director Reports


Under the Same Sun Director Vicky Ntetema has refuted claims that there have been no Albinos killed in the last three years citing 119 assaults as evidence of ongoing brutality.

Albinos have been the victims of murder due to witchcraft-related practices (file photo).

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    Tanzania Daily News, 18 November 2012

    THE Tanzania Albino Society (TAS) in Kagera Region is seeking funds to conduct a census of albinos in the region. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Conference to Address Albino Rights

    Tanzania Daily News, 16 October 2012

    THE annual Professional Social Work Conference starts on Tuesday in Dar es Salaam with social work and rights of people with albinism (PWA) high on the agenda. read more »

  • Tanzania:  NGO Condemns Recent Killing of Albino in Arusha

    Tanzania Daily News, 14 June 2012

    A GROUP advocating for the rights of albinos, Under the Same Sun (UTSS), has condemned the killing of unidentified man with albinism whose body was found mutilated at Namabala ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Fear As Albino Man Killed in Arusha

    Tanzania Daily News, 11 June 2012

    FEAR has gripped people with albinism in Arusha following discovery of a badly mutilated body of an albino an, suggesting people who kill them for their body parts could be on a ... read more »

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