Accidental Teargas Leaves Suspects, Police Officer Unconscious

Five suspects and one police officer from Mangochi Police Station were Tuesday morning rushed to Mangochi District Hospital for treatment after inhaling large amounts of teargas which one officer fired accidentally within the police offices. An insider said at around 8 am one of the officers was checking a riot gun which he uses and he accidentally pulled the trigger, leaving the reception and the entire campus engulfed in teargas. The source said the most affected were the suspects…

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Govt to Revamp 997

Government has started procuring motor vehicles for the 997 Rapid Response Department (RRD), in a bid to assist the Malawi Police in its efforts of combating crime in the country. National Police Spokesperson James Kadadzera disclosed this Wednesday in Lilongwe at National Police Headquarters in Lilongwe in an exclusive interview as he shared an update on crime rate for the past six months period ranging from January to June,2018. In order to reduce crime rate in the country, the…

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Joyce Banda Returns From Self-Imposed Exile

Malawi’s former president who is also the  founder of the opposition People’s Party(PP) Joyce Banda will arrive home this week after four years of self-imposed exile. Banda’s mouth-piece Andekuche David Chanthunya confirmed the development in a statement issued on Monday 23rd April, 2018. He said Banda will arrive in Malawi on Saturday, 28th of April through Chileka International Airport in Blantyre. Last year police issued an arrest warrant for Banda in connection with the country’s “Cashgate” corruption scandal, which…

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Catholic Priest Arrested Over Albino Killing

Police on Tuesday arrested a Catholic priest  in connection with the suspected murder of an albino man, in a case that has already seen a police officer and medical official detained. National Police Spokesperson, James Kadadzela has identified the suspect as Father Thomas Muhosha of Zomba dioceses. “The arrest of the bishop brings the number of the suspects to 12, and, depending on our investigations, more suspects might be arrested,” said  Kadadzela Meanwhile the suspect  priest  Father Muhosha, has…

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