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Ahmad Chunara Granted Bail

Ahmad Chunara Granted Bail

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The Lilongwe Magistrate Court has granted bail to Ahmed Mohammed Chunara who was arrested on Monday, in connection with the on-going K5 billion cement-gate scandal. Magistrate Florence Msekandiwana granted the bail after Chunara's lawyer, Gilbert Khonyongwa had asked the court to treat his client the same way it treated the other people answering the same charge. State lawyer Dzikondianthu Malunda said they accepted the court's decision as the is back in court on Tuesday, 29 March 2022. Among other bail conditions, the court has asked Chunara to pay a cash bond of K10 million. Former President Peter Mutharika's security aide, Norman Chisale, former director of state residences, Peter Mukhito and Malawi Revenue Authority Deputy Commissioner General Roza Mbilizi are the other su...
Police Pounce Ahmed Mohammed Chunara

Police Pounce Ahmed Mohammed Chunara

Corruption News
Police in Lilongwe have arrested Ahmed Mohammed Chunara in connection with the ongoing K5 billion cementgate case. Impeccable sources at both National Police headquarters and office of Director of Public Prosecutions ( DPP) have confirmed Chunara becomes the fifth suspect to be arrested in connection with the case.Others are businessperson Mahmed Chunara, former president Peter Mutharika’s bodyguard Norman Chisale, former director of State residences Peter Mukhito and Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) deputy commissioner general Roza Mbilizi. The arrest comes a day before the suspects are expected to appear in court for plea taking. The five are accused of abusing former president Peter Mutharika’s tax payer identification number (TPIN) to import cement worth K5 billion duty-free...