Peter Tatchell of Outrage! is disputing this report from the Nyasa Times.
Steven Manjeza and Tiwonge Chimbalanga have been in prison since late December for having a public celebration of their love. Steven Manjeza was ill in prison and not receiving proper medical treatment. After international attention about the issue, the Nyasa Times reports that he is getting the medical care he needs.
Steven Monjeza, one of the gay suspects currently on remand at Chichiri prison, was ill and has been treated for a cough and vomiting at the prison’s clinic.
Monjeza was charged with gross indecency and buggery after he got engaged to Tiwonge Chimbalanga in December last year.
Prison spokesperson, Evance Phiri, confirmed that Monjeza was treated at the prison’s clinic for a cough and vomiting.