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Tanzanian police arrest two for kidnapping child with albinism

Tanzanian police on Thursday arrested a Tanzanian citizen and a Kenyan national for abducting a five-year old child with albinism. Hamis Issah, Kilimanjaro Regional Police...
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Namibia supports Albinism awareness through song

The Support in Namibia of Albinism Sufferers Requiring Assistance (SINASRA) in efforts to raise awareness and understanding of Albinism sufferers in the country, recently...
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People with albinism in Tanzania still fear attacks despite improvement

People with albinism in rural Tanzania continue to live in fear due to widespread attitudes that lead to violence against them despite attacks against...

UN expert urges African leaders to create policies that protect albinos from violence

Highlighting the importance of cooperation among countries to overcome the violence and discrimination faced by persons with albinism, a United Nations rights expert has...

Mozambique: Unmasking the brains behind attacks on Albinos

The UN Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism, Ikponwosa Ero, today said that despite all the successes in...
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Malawian president drafts new law to deal with Albino killers

Muntharika announced this at a development rally held in the former Malawi capital, Zomba. The president's announcement follows a series of abductions...
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Ayariga Incurs Wrath Of Albinos

In   a statement issued by the Association, it stated that Albinism is an inherited genetic condition caused by lack of the pigment melanin,...

Using albinos for rituals to gain political power ‘sad’ – Delle

Persons with albinism in Ghana have said their lives are in danger as the nation approaches the elections as they are used for rituals...
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GAPA inaugurates 29-member ambassador team

About 95 per cent of the Ambassadors are media personnel out of which 45 per cent are residents of Accra while 50 per cent...
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World albinism awareness day to be observed in Kikwete

President Jakaya Kikwete So far, there are conflicting figures between the Tanzania Albino Society (TAS) in contrast to the ones being floated by the...
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President Jakaya Kikwete to grace Albinism Day

President Jakaya Kikwete Speaking in Dar es Salaam, Acting Chairman of Tanzania Albino Society (TAS), Mr Steven Kibwe said that the aim of this...

Man arrested in Zambia for abandoning albino child

Police have arrested a man in Lusaka, the Zambian capital, for abandoning his two-year-old baby boy for over two weeks on account that the...

Albinos in Tanzania to demonstrate on March 2

National Chairman of the Tanzania Albinism Society (TAS), Mr Ernest Kimaya The National Chairman of the Tanzania Albinism Society (TAS), Mr Ernest Kimaya, said the...

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