Malawi – 3000 girls, women in unsafe abortion in Blantyre, 4 die

May 31, 2023
Naomi Mkwanda

Officials from Blantyre District Health office say over 3000 girls and women carried out unsafe abortions in Blantyre in the year 2022, leading to four deaths, renewing calls for legalisation of abortion in the country.

The Blantyre Health Office says the figures are representing the number of women who have gone for post abortion care in the city.