Tags : Child Protection

LAWYER ABANDONS DEFILEMENT SUSPECT

By Jecina Chikwelete  Defense lawyer for Stuart Kalungama, a suspect answering a defilement case, says will no longer represent his client.  The development comes as Chief Resident Magistrate Patrick Chirwa was on Wednesday expected to rule whether Kalungama has a case to answer or not. Chirwa has since given Kalungama until next Monday to find […]Read More

PREDATORS CAPITALISE ON GROWING BUSH TO PREY ON MINORS

By Jecina Chikwelete  The child protection desk in the Malawi Police Service has appealed to parents guardians to be on the lookout for suspects who have taken advantage of the rainy season to abuse children.  Police say they have received several cases of violence against children owing to “bushy surroundings which have created fertile ground […]Read More