BALAKA-(MaraviPost)-Vice President Saulos Chilima’s two personal assistants Joshua Verela and Kushi Unyolo were on Sunday arrested by police in Balaka for being suspected to have been involved in treasonous activities when they visited Chiwanja Cha ayawo.
The two were at the Chiwanja Cha Ayao ceremony in Liwonde where according to well-placed sources, they were behaving suspiciously.
When they noted that they were being watched by the security at the function, they started running away. First they headed for the Blantyre direction before they u-turned towards Lilongwe.
And they were arrested at Chingeni Road Block.
Intelligence have been tipped that the two, Verela and Unyolo, have been arrested in connection to 11 bullets of M16A1 automatic riffle and 3 AK47 that have been discovered by the intelligence 100 meters away from the venue of Chiwanja Cha ayawo .
Meanwhile police have intensified investigation into the allegation and the two are just part of the police’s effort to discover what was going on but there is no evidence yet that the 2 are connected to the discovered weapons.