Shepherd Bushiri's daughter dies after period of illness

The extradition trial of self-proclaimed prophet, Shepherd Bushiri, continues in Malawi today. He faces 8 counts of rape, dating back to 2016. Together with his wife they're charged with money-laundering, jumping bail and contravening foreign currency regulations. eNCA reporter, Tshegohaco Moagi is following this story. Courtesy #DStv403

LILONGWE - Self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri won't be appearing in a Malawi court on Monday following the death of his 8-year-old daughter.

In a statement, Bushiri said doctors believe she wouldn't have died had she been allowed to travel to Kenya in February to seek medical assistance.

READ: Bushiris extradition trial continues in Malawi

He said he is distraught that his daughter became a victim of what he calls persecution in South Africa.

Bushiri faces eight counts of rape, dating back to 2016.

He and his wife are also charged with money-laundering, jumping bail and contravening foreign currency regulations.

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