Immigration Intercepts 17 Undocumented Immigrants
The Immigration Department in the eastern region has arrested 17 foreign nationals for entering the country without proper documents.
2 Arrested for Selling Medical Drugs
Two men are in police custody at Monkey-bay Police Station in Mangochi district for allegedly being found selling assorted medical drugs without license.
Tempers Flare as MERA, NOCMA Appear Before Parliament
The Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change has given the National Oil Company of Malawi (NOCMA) a go ahead on the procurement of fuel amid continuous disagreements with the regulator, Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA).
Fisherman Fined K700, 000 for Violating Fishing Regulations
The Mangochi First Grade Magistrate's Court on Friday, May 21, 2021 ordered a 64-year-old fisherman, Boyidi Mkandawire, to pay a fine of K700,000.00 for fishing in the prohibited area.
Chihana to Table Motion on Fuel Price Mechanism
The Mzimba North Parliamentarian, Yeremia Chihana, is planning to table a motion seeking to address weakness in the system of buying and selling fuel in Malawi which he says is leading to loss of forex.
Inequality Gap in Malawi Widening - MEJN
Malawi Economic Justice Network (MEJN) has warned that Malawi can lose some notable gains it has made on human development if deliberate efforts to address inequality are not made.
Immigration to Deport 2 Rwandese and Egyptian
The Immigration department in the Eastern Region says it is finalizing paperwork to deport three undocumented immigrants; 2 Rwandese and 1 Egyptian, as ordered by courts this week in Mangochi and Balaka respectively.
Robbers Leave Man with Life Threatening Wounds
Police in Mangochi have launched a manhunt for twelve unknown criminals who nearly killed a 48-year-old man identified as, Asidi Mponda, on Monday night by pouring acidic liquid mixed with petrol, before robbing him goods worth K730, 000.
Man Fined K500, 000 for Buying Farm Produce Without License
The first-grade magistrate's court in Mangochi on Monday, May 10, 2021 ordered a 39-year-old man, identified as Masautso Lazaro, to pay a fine of K500,000.00 or in default, serve a 12 months’ jail term for buying farm produce without a license.
Court Orders Repatriation of 2 Rwandese
Mangochi First Grade Magistrate’s Court on Monday ordered the repatriation of two Rwandese, Ufitese Celistin, 27, and Kacyatwa Sector, 35, to their country for staying in Malawi without proper papers contrary to Section 5(b) of the Immigration Act.