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Chakwera Blunders To Fire Kayuni, Spare Chizuma

Chakwera Blunders To Fire Kayuni, Spare Chizuma

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President Lazarus Chakwera Wednesday spared Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Director General Martha Chizuma but fired Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Steven Kayuni. However, the Malawi Law Society (MLS) has faulted grounds for which the President has made his decision to fire Kayuni. But the United States (US) has hailed the President’s decision. Law professors has captioned the intervention of the United States in the issue of laws of malawi Wednesday, Chakwera fired Kayuni over what the Malawi leader described as Kayuni’s unsound judgement in the arrest of Chizuma in December last year. Briefing Malawians in a televised address Wednesday morning, Chakwera said he has since replaced Kayuni with Legal Aid Bureau Director Masauko Chamkakala. Chakwera also stood by his dec...
Movement For Economic Revolution Wants Chakwera Impeachment

Movement For Economic Revolution Wants Chakwera Impeachment

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There are still voices of discontent on the Chizuma arrest inquiry as Mass Movement for Economic Revolution wants Parliament to conduct an independent investigation on the suspected degree of President Lazarus Chakwera's involvement in the arrest of the Anti-Corruption Bureau boss, Martha Chizuma. Vocal leader for the movement, Redson Munlo further suggests that Chakwera should be impeached if it is proven he knew of Chizuma's arrest but simply chose to lie to the nation for his own reasons. "Such petty games and lies point to absent and deficient leadership," says Munlo in a statement. But President Chakwera has instituted an inquiry to establish the truth behind the controversial and questionable arrest of Chizuma last Tuesday with civil rights groups trashing the move. Mean...
Chizuma Hit The Wall As Justice Nyirenda Rejects ACB Application To Recuse Himself From Kainja Case

Chizuma Hit The Wall As Justice Nyirenda Rejects ACB Application To Recuse Himself From Kainja Case

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The High Court in Lilongwe has dismissed with costs an application by the Anti Corruption Bureau for Judge Kenyata Nyirenda to recuse himself from a case where former Inspector General of Police, George Kainja, is challenging his arrest in relation to the Zuneth Sattar corruption case. Making his ruling Judge Kenyata Nyirenda said the reasons filed by ACB did not satisfy the court. Imran Saidi, ACB lawyer, said they wanted the court to remove Judge Kenyata Nyirenda from the case saying he is a 'conflicted person'' to handle the case with credibility. Kainja's lawyer, Gift Nankhuni, however, noted that in the current circumstance the Judge will continue to hear the case on a date to be advised.
Khoti Lati Zionetsero Za Mawa Zipitilire Ku Lilongwe

Khoti Lati Zionetsero Za Mawa Zipitilire Ku Lilongwe

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Bwalo la milandu lati ziwonetselo zomwe omenyela ofulu ena akonza mawa, Lachitatu munzinda wa Lilongwe zipitilire. Oweruza milandu kubwalo lalikulu, Simeon Mdeza ndiye wapereka chigamulo-chi kuchotsa chiletso cha DC wa boma-li Dr. Lawford Palani. Palani adaletsa zionetserozi ati poti apolisi atangwanika ndikupeleka chitetezo m'malo omwetsela mafuta a galimoto. Komabe chigamulo-chi chati odandaula monga Kingsley Mpaso, bungwe la Human Rights Ambassadors, Ida Mazinga ndi Ben Longwe sakuyenela kutenga nawo mbali pa ziwonetselozi. Izi zili chomwe-chi chifukwa choti pali mulandu wina omwe ena anakasumila anthuwa m'mwezi wa July chaka chino kuti asachititse ziwonetselo ati kaamba koti amalimbikitsa ziwawa. Bwaloli lati m'modzi mwa odandaula yemwenso akukonza nawo zionetserozi, Re...
Kenyatta Orders Consolidation Of Demo Related Cases

Kenyatta Orders Consolidation Of Demo Related Cases

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High Court Judge Kenyatta Nyirenda has ordered for consolidation of an application to set aside the prohibition of Human Rights Ambassadors-HRA protests with another application for an injunction stopping demos for the same organization on July 20 2022. Last Friday, Kingsley Mpaso, Redson Munlo and HRA made an application to the court to set aside the Lilongwe District Commissioner's decision stopping their planned demonstrations this Wednesday. But in a court notice we have seen, Nyirenda says the application is very much similar with case number 2017 of 2022 between John Kwenda and others versus Kingsley Mpaso, Ida Mazinga, Ben Longwe and other unknown people. In July this year, Kwenda and others obtained a court injunction at the eleventh hour stopping the demonstrations by Mp...
“Zionesero Ayi, Apolisi Akulondera Ma Filling Station”

“Zionesero Ayi, Apolisi Akulondera Ma Filling Station”

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DC wa boma la Lilongwe, Dr. Lawford Palani wauza gulu la Human Rights Ambassadors-HRA kuti lisachite zionetsero zake pa 28 September zofuna kuti President Lazarus Chakwera ndi wachiwiri wake, Dr. Saulos Chilima atule pansi maudindo awo ndipo kuti akalephera kutero aitanitse referendum. Gululi likuganiza kuti a Chakwera ndi boma la Tonse alephera kuyendetsa dziko ati potengera mavuto omwe alipo pachuma, ufulu, ulamuliro wabwino komanso kusakwanilitsa malonjezo ambiri. Koma Dr. Palani ati apolisi sadzatha kupereka chitetezo kamba koti adzakhala akupereka chitetezo m'malo omwetsera galimoto mafuta munzinda wa Lilongwe. Mu kalata yawo yapa 22 September 2022, a Palani atinso apanga chiganizochi potengera zomwe akuti mkulu wagululi, Charles Ben Longwe wanena m'masamba a mchezo zomwe ak...
ACB Boss Martha Chizuma Too Stubborn  

ACB Boss Martha Chizuma Too Stubborn  

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A group of Mbadwa zokhudzidwa za Malawi has raised concern with what they have described as “continued stubbornness” of Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Director General Martha Chizuma who despite numerous calls for her to step down, remains in her position. Speaking to journalists in Lilongwe one of the leaders Agape Khombe says the group is also disappointed with President Lazarus Chakwera’s continued defiance to their calls. Group leader Redson Munlo says they expect the president to use his engagement with the press this evening to announce the firing of Chizuma. He told journalists that by relieving Chizuma of her duties, the president will have sent a strong message to others who are abusing their public offices.
Chizuma caught in a housing allowance web

Chizuma caught in a housing allowance web

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ACB Czar Martha Chizuma Caught Drawing Housing Allowance While she stays in a government house at the Presidential villas The scanderous Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Director General Martha Chizuma who has never won any court case since her appointment, has been caught in an allowance scam where she is getting paid heft sums for accommodation yet she stays in a government house. This is a direct breach of the integrity code of her job. According to sources, Chizuma resides in an upmarket estate in Lilongwe in one of the 14 Presidential villas along the Presidential Drive. The source further revealed that the house belongs to Malawi Government and she does not pay rentals, yet since she was appointed ACB DG she has been drawing monthly allowance for housing. “When she assumed o...
Chizuma Used And Dumped by British NCA

Chizuma Used And Dumped by British NCA

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The British National Crime Agency (NCA) has reversed its steps on the corruption probe after utilizing the controversial Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Director-General Martha Chizuma for unlawful entry into Malawi. On the alleged corruption investigations involving businessman Zuneth Sattar, the British NCA used Chizuma, who is now being investigated for bypassing other state agencies such as the Attorney General’s Office (AG), Director of Public Prosecutions (DDP), National Intelligent Bureau (NIB), and Immigration Department. After the NCA tipped them off on their two-year investigation, Chizuma admitted that she ignored and alienated the Attorney General (AG) in his pursuit of the billionaire. On Wednesday, May 11, 2022, sources within ACB told Malawi Chronicles that the Britis...