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...

  MACHINGA-(Maravi Post)- The Malawi Police in Machinga, on Thursday arrested 40-year old Fadwerk Kamadzi, for allegedly defiling his two step daughters ages of five and 17 years. The accused works as a driver for ADRA Malawi.Kamadzi is married to a 35-year old woman, who brought two daughters to the marriage that took place in 2007. Machinga...

DOWA-(MaraviPost)-The Malawi police in Dowa, have finally arrested a 22-yearold Congolese national Patrick Byigaza, who is suspected of being one of the serial killers that have been terrorizing Dzaleka refugee camp in recent months. The arrest comes barely a week after a Rwandan national, 47-year old Bavumiragira Deogratias, escaped death and was...

  SALIMA-(MaraviPost)– A 39-Year old man Siliya Mbewe, died on Thursday after his motor cycle collided with a pedal cyclist in Salima. According to Salima Police spokesperson, Gift Chitowe, the accident happened at Mbuna 2 village, along the Salima-Nkhotakota road, as the deceased was trying to overtake the cyclist. “On April 6, the...

  A 28-year old man Garden Soko, is in police custody for allegedly murdering his friend on 5 April, 2017 at Zigwagwa market in Mzuzu. Mzuzu police deputy spokesperson Cecilia Mfune, identified the deceased as Nelson Ndhlovu of 28-year old who comes from Thomas Ndhlovu village, in the area of Traditional Authority Chulu in Kasungu. According to...

  DOWA-(MaraviPost)- Two Burundi nationals are in police custody and one at large for allegedly terrorizing Dzaleka Refugee Camp in the central district of Dowa. Their terror acts have claimed two lives within the past two months. The developed has instilled fears among camp dwellers, who are refugees from different African countries. One of the...

Police in Chiradzuru are planning to arrest seven Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) councilors for illegally sealing the office of the District Commissioner (DC) last month. Chiradzuru police spokesperson Victoria Chirwa, said the development follows a complaint lodged by DC Memory Kaleso. According to him, the seven will be charged with a case...

MZUZU-(MaraviPost) – Malawi police in Mzuzu this week, arrested a 25 year-old man for allegedly defiling a 14-year old girl, who is reportedly an imbecile. The suspect, identified as Brian Mtambalika, committed the crime on March 28, 2017 at his house in the district. The girl is said to be receiving treatment at St. John of God Mental Hospital...

DEDZA-(MaraviPost)- A 42-year old man in the central district of Dedza, is under police custody for having sex with a dog, an illegal act known as bestiality. Dedza police station spokesperson Edward Kabango, identified the suspect as Felidayi. He reportedly committed the crime on Tuesday; the crime is contrary to Section 153 of the Malawi Penal Code. Kabango...

LILONGWE-(Maravi Post)- Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) Police in the capital Lilongwe, on Sunday arrested a 35-year old businesswoman for attempting to externalize foreign currency worth $ 40,500 (MK31 million). KIA police spokesperson Sapulain Chitonde, identified the suspect as Dalitso Chimbuli m, who holds a Malawian passport. She was arrested...