Crocodile kills a 10 year-old boy in Nkhotakota


A 10 year old boy is reported dead after being attacked by crocodile in Nkhotakota today.

Deputy Publicist for Nkhotakota Police, Paul Malimwe confirmed of the development in an interview with faceofmalawi reporter and identified the deceased as as Siyireni Phiri.

According to Malimwe, the victim met his fate when he went to swim at Ling’ona River at Kawerama village in the district.

Meanwhile, the police in the district have called upon all parents and guardians to closely supervise their children during this rainy season to avoid such cases.

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Robert Ngwira
Attended Our Future Private Secondary School in Rumphi from 2006-2009 Holder of Diploma in Journalism from Malawi Institute of Journalism (MIJ) Hobbies, reading newspapers, going out with friends, listening to radio and watching football. Email:


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