South African police rescue 57 trafficked Malawian children

South African police rescued 57 Malawian children from the clutches of suspected human traffickers, government officials said Wednesday.

Report: Police fail to stop albino killing spree in Malawi

The police is failing to stop a surge of albino killings in the southern African nation of Malawi, human rights group Amnesty International said Tuesday.

Malawi declares state of disaster over drought

Malawi has declared a state of disaster over its persistent drought, Agriculture Minister George Chaponda said Wednesday.

UNICEF: A million children need treatment for malnutrition in Africa

Almost 1 million children are in need of medical treatment for severe acute malnutrition in drought-hit parts of eastern and southern Africa, the UN children's fund (UNICEF) said Wednesday.