Fifty-five year old Laini Chirwa, who was the primary school headteacher at Mduwa in Mchinji, on Tuesday committed suicide by hanging himself on a tree after he was accused of impregnating a 15-Year old standard 7 student. Mchinji Police Spokesperson Kaitano Lubrino, confirmed this to The Maravi Post. According to Lubrino, a probable cause for the...

Mzuzu chief residents magistrate court on Wednesday, set free eight suspected Tanzania spies who were arrested at Kayerekera...

DOWA-(MaraviPost) – The Dowa first grade magistrate court on Monday, convicted and sentenced a 52-year old Wilson Banda to eight years imprisonment with hard labor, for defiling and impregnating his 15-year old granddaughter. According to Dowa Police Station spokesperson Richard Kaponda, the court heard that the suspect committed the crime between...

BLANTYRE-(MaraviPost)-The Malawi Police at Chileka International Airport in Blantyre, on Tuesday arrested a 21-year old British national for attempting to externalize forex worth US$10,000 (MK7.4 million). Airport Police spokesperson Sapulain Chitonde, identified the suspect as Mustafa Arif, who was trying to externalize the forex without a permit. Arif,...

Henry Chizimba on 12th Apr

Police in Lilongwe on Monday, arrested 33 people on suspicion that they took part in the riot  that took place at Kaphiri...

Malawi Elections
Henry Chizimba on 11th Apr

LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) on Monday, rebuffed the main opposition party in parliament,...

MWANZA-(MaraviPost)-The Malawi court in the boarder district of Mwanza, on Friday sentenced 21-year old Jasphat Mitambo with a 14-year jail term for defiling a 15-year old girl at Mchotseni village. According to Mwanza police station spokesperson Edwin Kaunda, the court heard that the victim’s mother on January 24, 2017, left her daughter at...

  SALIMA-(MaraviPost)—Police in Salima on Saturday, last week, arrested 38-Year old Bikiyere Dilesi, for allegedly stealing a motorcycle. The K1.5 million bike, belongs to Chipiliro Dickson of Makioni Village, Traditional Authority (T/A) Mwanza in the district. Salima Police spokesperson reports that on the night of April 8, Mr. Chipiriro Dickson...

DOWA-(MaraviPost)- The Malawi police in the central district of Dowa, are hunting for an unknown driver, who was involved in a hit and run incident which left one person dead. The deceased is identified as 38-year old Ackim Dyson. Witnesses said they did not capture the number plates of the hit and run vehicle. Concern has been expressed since 10...

DEDZA-(MaraviPost)-The Malawi Police in the central district of Dedza, arrested a couple; Gladson Jacob Banda and Saukira Saidi for allegedly stealing a child. The police also arrested Emily Samalani, mother to Saukira Saidi, and Evidence Jacob, sister to Gladson Jacob, for allegedly aiding the couple to steal the baby. According to Dedza police station...