Vigil on Kibundani Police Killings at Regional Police Headquarters

  • Start: June 12, 2020 8:00 am
  • End: June 12, 2020 6:00 pm

HAKI Africa, HUDA and the family of Chitswa who were attacked and killed two weeks ago, held a vigil on 12th June at the Regional Police Headquarters to condemn the killings and demand justice.

Among those killed in the incident were 6 year old Rama, 4 year old Swalha and 8 months foetus Mwanahalima. From the postmortem, Swalha had 2 bullet wounds and Rama had 4. Foetus Mwanahalima, who was inside the womb, died after the mother was shot in the stomach and it extended to hit the baby who died.

The preliminary report by HAKI Africa and HUDA was presented to the Regional Police Commander who assured the family, HAKI Africa and HUDA that investigations have commenced and if anyone is found guilty, action will be taken. He said within the next 2 weeks they expect the investigations to be complete.

HAKI Africa will continue to push until justice is done.