Hunger forces father to sell daughter

A father in Mchinji says he was forced to sell his daughter at K500,000 due to biting hunger and poverty in his family.

Man had put his daughter for sale

The Police arrested the 46-year-old man, for allegedly offering for sale his daughter for K500,000.

The suspect Agapito Mazuzo Mwale reportedly approached a businessman at Ludzi Trading Centre in the district claiming he was selling a sheep.

Mchinji police spokesperson Inspector Kaitano Lubrino said the development shocked the businessman who immediately alerted community members before police arresting him.

Some people are facing chronic hunger in some areas because of either drought or floods which washed away their crops last year.

Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :

Sharing is caring!

0 0 vote
Article Rating
Follow us in Twitter
3 Comments
newest
oldest most voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Lilongwe
10 months ago

So his daughter was a sheep. I hope sanamuwononge mwana. Very sad pa malawi

Agenda Setting Theory
Agenda Setting Theory
10 months ago

forgive him, what can he do. Some of you in the government you are alive because of the money you steal. This man had no where to steal but to officer her daughter as a sacrifice, that’s why he said he had sheep. He is not a bad man.

John D
John D
10 months ago

He is just an evil man. why not sell himself to rescue his family. Let’s not justify evil.

shares
Read previous post:
Police arrest 16 over Chitipa anti-MRA violent demos

Malawi Police in Chitipa have arrested 16 people who were allegedly found with stolen items from some major shops at...

Close