Face of Malawi: A teenage boy has been arrested for allegedly killing his own mother and burying her in a shallow grave, in Mulanje, Southern Region of Malawi.
According to information, the young man who is currently being detained at Nkando Police Station in the district, was said to have gruesomely hacked his mother to death during a domestic quarrel and went ahead to bury her within the house.
The murder was discovered when some relatives asked after her and the boy pretended he did not know where his mother went to.
The relatives reported the case to the police, saying they suspected the boy.
He was arrested and he later confessed to the police and led them to the shallow grave he buried her and her body was exhumed.