Lilongwe, Unknown criminals have attacked and injured a person with albinism in Ngabu.
The victim identified as Gift Notice,38 of Dagalasi village, Traditional Authority Ngabu in Chikhwawa was on March 30, 2017 attacked and injured by unknown criminals.
In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) Monday, Overstone Kondowe, President of Association of Persons with Albinism in Malawi (APAM) said, the victim was attacked on the verandah of his house.
“The victim was at the verandah with his wife and the attackers threatened both until they wounded him with a Panga knife and grabbed his cell phone, and ran away,” he said.
The victim was sent to Ngabu Rural Hospital where he was treated as an outpatient.
Police in the district are still investigating to track down the criminals.
Source: Malawi News Agency – MANA