Four men arrested for graveyard trespassing: ‘Wanted bones of albino’

Four men have been arrested in Kasungu district for allegedly tresspassing in a graveyard and attempted to exhume bones of an albino.

Manjolo:   Confirmed txhe arrests
Manjolo: Confirmed txhe arrests

National police said the suspects, Peter Kamanga,26, Shenrick Kamanga 47 years old, Yohane Maliseni,18, and Yamikani Phiri,26, had conspired to exhume and sell the bones at K10million to undisclosed buyer.

The incident has happened at a time the country law-enforcers and human rights activists have intesfied efforts to put to end the horrible act.

National police Public Relations Officer, Rhoda Manjolo said the suspects had conspired to exhume the bones from one of the graveyards in Chisamiza village, T/A Kaomba in the district.

”They claimed there was someone looking to buy albino bones K10,000,000.00. They identified a grave but were caught by members of the public while digging it,” said Manjolo.

”When our officers visited the scene, they found the grave half dug. The four suspects are currently in custody”.

The four are expected to be charged with Trespassing and Tampering in the Graveyard under Section 189 and 129 of the Penal Code.

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Steven Falison
Steven Falison
5 years ago

Its Chisazima again!

Bono Male
5 years ago

Zikuchitikazi nzachibwana. Dziko likutha ili

Prodigalson
5 years ago

Sorry anthuwa ndi osowa chochita konso ngakhale amasaka ndalama ndi afiti amangidwe basi.

ORIGNO 1
ORIGNO 1
5 years ago

Koma akuluakulu,,spare chakwera,this has nothing to do with him,,,kodi ndiye kuti anthu anenanu simumva bwino mukapanda kunyoza anzanu.. That’s not on guys lets tok something else,,,,komanso nokha mukudziwa chilungamo chalet

wyson chipolonga.
wyson chipolonga.
5 years ago

pppamene pafika zinthu pa malawi pano zavuta aliyese is lkng money ndichifkwa zili choncho kwasala ndikugulitsa chiwalo chako munthu basi kti upeze moneyzo.

Munthu
Munthu
5 years ago

Kodi a polisi onse ndi a manjolo? Check the other article about stolen baby. They look alike too

Winston msowoya
Winston msowoya
5 years ago

Malawians,we have really reached to that extent? And if so,what do we expect to achieve? It is really heart breaking and shameful for the country that is known as the warm heart of Africa to indulge ourselves in such ungodly activities which could not happen the last 60 years ago.Does it mean that poverty has reached such an incredible level? Please how would someone expect to earn decent life by using the body parts of a deceased loved one instead of toiling hard whether on our fertile lands or otherwise.I know generally it is hard to get a well paid… Read more »

peeping lizard
peeping lizard
5 years ago

zimenezo nde khani zakumalawi kukhwima basi

Kangwingwi Wa Kwa Malili
Kangwingwi Wa Kwa Malili
5 years ago

Anatumidwa Ndi Lazalo Chakwera Ati Akhwimire UPresident Wachipani Cha MCP
Achewa Ndi Agalu Ndithu.

Mukamvala Mthenga Za Nkhuku Mukupha Anthu Mukumati Gulewamkulu Atombolombo Inu Mulungu Akutethani Posachedwapa Ndi Jabulosi Wanuyo Lazalo.

Kalulu
Kalulu
5 years ago

Chakwera Uyu Ati Akhwimire Leader Of Opposition Munthu Ukagwa Manja Mwa Yehova Umakhala Ngati Galu Wachiwewe.

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