A 14-year-old is in the custody of the Malawi police service for allegedly impregnation a fellow learner aged 13 in the central region district of Mchinji located some 109 kilometers west of the capital, Lilongwe.
The minors are learners at Tsekwe Primary School in the district.
According to police details, the mother of the impregnated girl reported to Mchinji Police Station after learning that her daughter, who is a standard five leaner, was pregnant.
Reports further indicate that the suspect and the victim have been in a love affair for several months before she became pregnant.
A medical test carried by medics at Mchinji District Hospital has revealed that the pregnancy is six months old.
Meanwhile, police have filed the case for further action.
In the past few months, cases of defilement have been reported from different primary schools across the country with some incidents implicating male teachers.