SALC Calls on Malawian Authorities to End Violence

July 26, 2011

Last week, two of SALC partners, Gift Trapence the Director of the Centre for the Development of People and Undule Mwakasungura, the head of the Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation were under direct threat for their role in the 20 July protests and their general questioning of President Bingu wa Mutharika’s dictatorial actions.  They had both been threatened by name by President Mutharika. They are both safe at the moment, but President Mutharika does not seem close to backing off.

You can read the letter here.

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