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Further information on UA 53/93 (AFR 36/18/93, 2 March) ...
13 May 1993

Edmond Jika and Gabriel Nkunika were arrested on 24 February 1993, on their return to Malawi from exile in Zambia to campaign for multi-party ...

Urgent Action       AFR 36/027/1993

Weekly update service 44/93
9 May 1993

1. Malawi: Human rights violations threaten referendum.

Report       NWS 11/044/1993

UA 140/93 - Malawi: fear of ill-treatment / legal concern ...
28 April 1993

Kaphwiti Banda, a businessman, was arrested on 21 April 1993 at the airport in Lilongwe, on his return from exile in Zambia. He is an official of the opposition ...

Urgent Action       AFR 36/026/1993

Further information on UA 39/93 (AFR 36/14/93, 15 February) ...
27 April 1993

Shyley Kondowe, John Banda and Robert Khembo, officials of the opposition Malawi Democratic Party (MDP), were brought to court in mid-March 1993 ...

Urgent Action       AFR 36/025/1993

Weekly Update Service 31/93
4 April 1993

1. Malawi: AI calls for the release of trade unionist Chakufwa Chihana; 2. Death penalty: new catechism clarifies Roman Catholic position.

Report       NWS 11/031/1993

Further information on UA 114/92 (AFR 36/09/92, 6 April 1992 ...
25 March 1993

Judgement has been postponed on Chakufwa Chihana's appeal against his prison sentence for "sedition", probably until the end of March 1993 at least ...

Urgent Action       AFR 36/019/1993

Further information on UA 114/92 (AFR 36/09/92, 6 April and ...
20 March 1993

Chakufwa Chihana's appeal against his conviction in December 1992 for "sedition" was dismissed on 29 March 1993. However, his sentence was ...

Urgent Action       AFR 36/021/1993

Malawi: Fears for the safety of pro-democracy activists
5 March 1993

AI is concerned about apparent attempts to assassinate Reverend Emmanuel Chinkwita Phiri, head of the Baptist Church in Malawi and a member of ...

Report       AFR 36/017/1993

UA 53/93 - Malawi: fear of ill-treatment / legal concern ...
2 March 1993

Opposition activists Edmond Jika and Gabriel Nkunika, officials of the United Front for Multi-Party Democracy were arrested at Kamuzu Airport on their ...

Urgent Action       AFR 36/018/1993

Weekly Update Service 17/93
2 March 1993

1. Israel and the Occupied Territories: Concerns about treatment of detainees; 2. Guinea-Bissau: Death penalty abolished; 3. Malawi: Amnesty International ...

Report       NWS 11/017/1993