A 9-year-old girl has died after being attacked by a crocodile while swimming in Lake Malawi at Monkey-bay in Mangochi district.
Police at Monkey-bay in Mangochi district are keeping in custody a 69-year-old man for illegally cultivating cannabis sativa popularly known as Chamba.
Police in Mangochi have launched a manhunt for an unknown criminal suspected to have killed a motorcycle taxi operator in the district and stole his Rifo motorcycle over the Easter holiday.
A 27-year-old man is in police custody in Mangochi for stubbing his ex-wife with a knife due to unknown reasons.
A twenty-year-old woman has been arrested in Mangochi for concealing birth of a child and dumping her newly born baby in a pit latrine.
Police in Mangochi have launched a manhunt for a hit and run driver who allegedly killed a cyclist and injured another on Monday night, at Nyambi, along the Bakili Muluzi highway.
Three people have died while three others have been injured after being struck by lightning in two different incidents in Mangochi, according to police.
The Mangochi Senior Resident Magistrate's Court on Monday convicted and ordered five women and a male to pay fines between K100, 000.00 to K350, 000.00 for damaging and soiling Malawi Kwacha banknotes which is contrary to section 54(2)(c) of the Reserve Bank of Malawi Act.
A Senior Resident Magistrate's Court in Mangochi on Monday ordered 2 people to pay a K9, 000 fine each and 18 others to pay K5, 000 each for failing to wear face masks.
Angry people in Mangochi on Wednesday beat to death a man for suspecting him to be a thief, taking the number of mob justice cases in the district to two within a week after angry mob also killed a 35-year-old they caught stealing in a house on Thursday.