Seven people were arrested last werk for stealing computer hard drives at Ministry of lands to conceal evidence of illegal land transactions. The seven include Khadba and Chortia.
Lilongwe Police Station spokesperson Joseph Kachikho has confirmed the arrest of the suspects.
The recent reports have named Khadba and Chortia as prime suspects masterminded the seven people to broke into the Ministry of Lands offices at City Centre where they dismantled computers and stole hard drives to hide information.
Suleman Ismail Khadba and Mustaq Chotia are involved in illegal land acquiring, Corruption and money laundering.
The theft comes days after a new administration took control of Government of Malawi. Last l week, the new administration temporarily suspended all Government contracts in order to carry out a quick audit of the contracts.
Last week, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) also ordered that all applications for change of ownership of vehicles, land and houses should be submitted to the bureau