Drama in Court, Kalindo Pleads Not Guilty

UTM Director of Youth, Bon Kalindo has pleaded not guilty to a case in which he was being accused of Disorderly conduct at a police station contrary to Section 153 (1) of Police Act. During the hearing, Regional Prosecutions Officer, Christopher Katani said they have decided to drop the second case in which Kalindo was being accused of insulting the president, contrary to Section 4 of protected flags, emblems and names Act. After taking the plea, Katani asked for…

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Kalindo On Remand At Zomba Prison

Chief Resident Magistrate Court in Zomba on Friday read two charges to United Transformation Movement (UTM) Party Executive Member and Mulanje South legislator Bon Kalindo who has since been sent on remand to Zomba Maximum Prison till Monday when the court is expected to make a ruling on bail application. The case attracted a large number of UTM officials who came to attend the case. However, they were frequently disrupting the hearing until Chief Resident Magistrate Mzondi Mvula warned…

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Bon Kalindo gags fellow DPP MPs

Democratic Progressive Party  (DPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Mulanje South, Bon Kalindo, on Tuesday obtained a court injunction stopping Thyolo legislators from mentioning his name in any public engagement. Kalindo’s actions was a retaliation after some DPP  MPs from Thyolo obtained a court injunction banning him from visiting the district. The MPs, according to the statement of claim they jointly filed in court, are Charles Mchacha (Thyolo West), Mary Navicha (Thyolo Thava), Bhapu Khamisa (Thyolo Central), Timothy Solomoni (Thyolo…

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