UN Experts to Probe Attacks on People With Albinism in Malawi
President Peter Mutharika has said that the United Nations will be sending two experts to investigate the attacks of persons with albinism , tracing the root cause of the atrocities. Since 2015, there have been 19 killings of people with albinism and 150 attacks.
Nyasa Times, 15 March 2019
President Peter Mutharika has disclosed that the United Nations (UN) will be sending two experts to investigate the attacks of persons with albinism (PWAs), tracing the root cause… Read more »
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