THE STATE MUHOMED HANNNIF CRIMINAL CAE NUMBER 505 OF 2020


This is a case involving a Pakistan National who defiled a 14 year old girl at Mudi residential area in 2020. The case was fraudulently withdrawn from court but through the organisations intervention, it was re instituted and now it is being prosecuted by our Litigation Officer, Ruth Kaima together with the Regional Prosecutions Officer for the southern part of Malawi. The matter was set for hearing on the 26th of April 2021.

Mohemed Hannif and others were involved in a fraudulent withdraw of the case and are also answering corruption charges with the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) in relation to the same incident.

On the recent update on the case, a press statement was issued by CHREAA and Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC) stating that the accused person had absconded trial and now is a fugitve and an arrest warrant has been issued against him.