August 11, 2016 by Staff Reporter
A 47-year-old man is expected to spend the next thirty months of his life behind the bars after Mangochi Magistrate Court
convicted him of incest which is contrary to section 157 of the penal code.
The Court heard that, the Convict White Taimu, had carnal knowledge of his 20 year old biological daughter with a belief that it would heal her epileptic condition and as a result to the act the girl fell pregnant.
Passing the judgment, the First Grade Magistrate in the district, Ronald Mbwana stated that such acts cannot be condoned in society.
The Convict White Taimu,47, hails from Makula village in Traditional Authority(T.A) Jalasi in Mangochi district.
Meanwhile, the Malawi Police Service has advised members of the general public to report such cases to the law enforcers.