October 26, 2020

Grave of an albino vandalised in Nsanje

Grave of an albino vandalised in Nsanje

Grave of an albino vandalised in Nsanje

By Alex Charlie

Unknown people have tampered with and vandalised a grave of a person with albinism, late Bonjesi Magalasi who died in 1991in Nsanje.


Nsanje police publicists Sub inspector Agnes’s Zalakoma, said on Monday, May 11 2020, a granddaughter to the deceased discovered the ordeal.


“Charity Foton, the granddaughter of the deceased, went to fetch firewood within the graveyard. While there, she noticed that one of the tombs has been tampered with by digging it out,” said Zalakoma.


Zalakoma said the girl immediately informed her father, Foton Bonjesi who rushed to the site and confirmed the incident.


The matter was reported to village headman Mpangira 2 who referred it to Nsanje Police Station.


“Following the report, police visited the scene and confirmed the incident”, Zalakoma said.


Meanwhile, investigations are underway to trace the suspects and arrest them