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A Taznanian legislator has accused politicians of the killings of PWA and using the body parts in witchcraft rituals so they can win elections.
Malawi's President, Arthur Peter Mutharika, met Thursday with representatives from Association of People with Albinism in Malawi (APAM), and condemning the violence against persons with albinism.
Two men have been sentanced to 25 years life imprisonment for the murder of a PWA in Malawi.
Malawi's estimated 10,000 PWA face "extinction" if they continue to be murdered for their body parts for use in witchcraft, a UN expert has warned.
Malawi has registered 55 cases of attacks against people with albinism in 2016, according to reports.
Speaking to the University of Malawi's law faculty, the United Nations envoy on people with albinism has said that sensitization on the rights of people with albinism is the main solution to end the senseless killings targeted at them.
Police in Malawi launched an intensive campaign against the persecution and killings of people with albinism, after a toddler was stolen from her bed and brutally murdered by so-called albino hunters.
UTSS Executive Director, Vicky Ntetema, has received the US State Department's 2016 International Women of Courage Award.
Criminal gangs nicknamed "albino hunters" and armed with machetes, knives and axes are striking fear into PWA in Malawi.