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Zimbabwe Jails 148 Malawians

Zimbabwe Jails 148 Malawians

International
Harare has jailed one hundred and forty-eight (148) Malawian nationals found without legal documents. The 148 were each sentenced to between four and six months in prison while awaiting deportation by Chivhu and Mvuma magistrates, respectively. Sixty-five travellers were intercepted by Police in Chivhu, while 83 were arrested in Mvuma. Chivhu Magistrate Henry Sande sentenced the group of 65 to four months imprisonment, wholly suspended pending deportation. Prosecutors told the court that on Monday, police officers manning a roadblock at the 141-kilometre peg along Harare-Masvingo Road intercepted 65 Malawians travelling by road. The foreign nationals were aboard two buses; Boundary with registration number AFQ 5485 and Sarge with registration number JF24GLGP. The Zimbabw...
Two Zimbabweans deported from Malawi after being found with cocaine

Two Zimbabweans deported from Malawi after being found with cocaine

International
The Central Region Immigration office has cancelled two Zimbabwean nationals’ residence status after the two were found with cocaine. According to spokesperson for thecentral region immigration office, Inspector Pasqually Zulu, late last week, the two Zimbabwean nationals were arrested by Police officers for getting involved in drug dealing. Inspector Zulu identified the two as Tinashe Francis Mukarati, 35, and Ms Merisha Sara Jackson, 42. The publicist said their documents indicate that the two were taken to court by police prosecutors and in their own pleas they indicated to be guilty of the offence of possession of cocaine. He said their status as residents in Malawi has been cancelled as recommended by the courts and approved by minister homeland security since Immigration...