MALAWI | MALAWI

28-Jun-2022 to 08:34

Malawi: Catholic priest, others get life sentences for albino murder

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — A Malawian judge has sentenced a Catholic priest and several others to prison terms ranging from 30 years to life over the murder of a man with albinism in March 2018.

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24-Jun-2022 to 10:59

Malawi: VP breaks silence on alleged corruption scandal

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima has broken his silence about the allegations that he benefitted from a corruption scandal in which a British businessman is accused of splashing millions to influence procurement decisions.

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24-Jun-2022 to 09:35

Former Malawi police chief arrested on corruption charges

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested the country former police chief George Kainja who is accused of a bribe from controversial British businessman Zuneth Sattar.

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22-Jun-2022 to 07:35

Chakwera strips VP of duties, fires police chief over graft scandal

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — President Lazarus Chakwera has fired Malawi’s police chief but spared Vice President Saulos Chilima after both men were implicated in a high-profile corruption probe that has also sucked in more than 50 other public officials.

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21-Jun-2022 to 08:52

Malawi: Racism-accused Chinese fugitive arrested in Zambia

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — A Chinese national on the run from Malawi for allegedly filming children singing racist chants in Chinese has been arrested in neighbouring Zambia, a senior immigration official said on Monday.

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13-Jun-2022 to 09:06

Malawi: Int'l trafficking racket uncovered at refugee camp

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — A probe by the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the Malawi Police Service has unearthed widespread exploitation of men, women and children at a refugee camp in the southern African country.

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06-Jun-2022 to 12:48

Malawi: Audit of falsified forex reserves nears completion – IMF

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi is finalising an audit of the country’s foreign exchange reserves commissioned last year in the wake of the alleged falsification of information about compliance with an earlier International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout, the Fund said Monday.

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