Wages of Sin : Man Commits Suicide in Fear of Police

A 35 year old man committed suicide by hanging himself with a belt after being caught red-handed stealing school property at Chimteka Community Day Secondary School in Mchinji District. Mchinji Police Public Relations Officer, Kaitano Lubrino, told Malawi News Agency (Mana) that the deceased, Chikumbutso Eliya who was locked inside a classroom pending to be brought before the police, committed suicide during the night between 8th and 9th February, 2018. Lubrino said cousin to Eliya, Mcloud Nthala told Mchinji…

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Rastafarians in Custody for Protesting Against ‘Ganja Farmers’ Arrest

The Malawi Police Service in Mchinji district are keeping in custody fourteen Rastafarians  for protesting the arrest of fellow Rastafarians who were found cultivating Indian Hemp locally known as Chamba. Mchinji Police Public Relation Officer  Kaitano Lubrino  confirmed the arrest on Friday evening. He said on January 31 the acted on a tip-off and arrested two members of the Rastafarian religion for cultivating Indian hemp a development which angered other members. ” On February 1, a group of over…

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