Gulewamkulu Arrested For Theft

Police in Chikwawa are keeping in custody a 19 year – old man on suspicion that he stole a goat, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. Chikwawa Police Station Public Relations Officer, Constable Foster Benjamin identified the suspect as Kapekesa Feston, a member of the gulewamkulu (nyau) cult in the village of Mbenderana in Traditional Authority Kasisi in the district who was arrested on January 03, 2018. “During that time, he stole the goat from a herd boy and…

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Witch Doctor Found Dead in Chikwawa

Villagers around Mitondo area in Traditional Authority Makhuwira in Chikwawa District on Tuesday woke to a shocking news when they discovered a man lying dead and in a decomposed state. The deceased identified as Eric Nyaswimbo, aged 45 was found dead barely three days after he went missing. Chikwawa Police Station Spokesperson, Constable Foster Benjamin said Nyaswimbo who was a herbalist is said to have visited Mitondo Market on 29th December 2017 where he was seen drinking beer. Benjamin…

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Malawian Man Arrested for Defiling 3 Year Old Girl

The Malawi Police in Chikwawa district are keeping in custody a 22-year-old man on allegations that he defiled a three-year-old girl in Chikwawa, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt. Chikwawa Police Station Spokesperson Constable Foster Benjamin said on Friday that the suspect, Mingalasi Katandika, is alleged to have defiled the girl on December 7, 2017 at Timbenawo Village in Traditional Authority (T/A) Chapananga in the district. Benjamin said the victim went out to play with her friends nearby where…

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