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Pius Kamau: Three Year Old Albino -- Victim of Witchcraft Sacrifice

What is so true about this tragedy is that so few people know about the plight of Tanzanian and other African albinos. And those who know only pay lip service to it.
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Attackers hack off the hand of a seven-year-old albino boy in Tanzania to use body part in witchcraft

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

Attackers collecting body parts of albinos for witchcraft hacked off the hand of a seven-year-old boy, officials said today. The boy was walking home with his friends in Tanzania when he was seized by the men. It is the latest in a ... Read Post

Two Tanzanian Albinos Murdered For Limbs, Attacks Orchestrated By Witch Doctors

News : Huffington Post (6 years ago)

In the past week, two Tanzanian albinos have been murdered for their limbs. Elizabeth Hussein, 13, was attacked by men with machetes and Ezekiel John, 47, had his arms and legs cut off after being shot. Their deaths bring the toll t... Read Post

Albino-killing movement on the rise

Education / Learning : Infocult (2 years ago)

One very bad idea seems to have caught on in Africa: killing albino boys to ward off witchcraft. Physician/novelist Pius Kamau writes: I know that in Tanzania and some other African countries albinos and their albino body parts are ... Read Post


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