Mother Describes How Her Albino Child was Killed
The Supreme Court of Tanzania (Mwanza Zone) conducts the trial of the murder of Mariam Emmanuel,  a young child with albinism, who was murdered in January 2008. The witness, 33 year old, Flora Mabula, is also the mother of the deceased, Mariam. She testified that one of the accused, one Mashauri, had prior to the murder, asked her children where they sleep. She also testifies that her children had recognized the accused, Mashauri, among the gang of murderers.
Albino; Murder; Tanzania; Mwanza; Mariam Emmanuel; Court; Justice; Trial.
On the Spot: Albinos in Tanzania (Blog). Translated from Nipashe, a Kiswahili paper. Accessed July 21, 2010.