Name: Henry Mokoshoni; also called “Hari” or “Harry Mockshon”
Died: February 26, 2016.
Age at death: 9.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Mpakati, Machinga District, Malawi.
When Henry’s uncle took him from his mother’s house, that was the last time he was seen alive. It’s unknown how Henry died because only his head was ever found.
He leaves behind a twin brother named Harrison, who also has albinism, and a mother and stepfather who still mourn his death.
Perpetrator: Elias Chatha (Uncle), charged with murder.
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