Lawyer Justin Dzonzi has tipped the incoming Ombudsman to act within borders of the law to determine which cases to pursue or refer to other bodies to avoid facing legal challenges.
The Centre for Social Accountability and Transparency (CSAT) has penned office of Ombudsman to investigate the Mangochi District Council on allegation of abuse of funds over a K13 million police house construction.
People in Nsanje have tipped the National Planning Commission, (NPC) to incorporate plans to have operations of the Anti-Corruption Bureau, ACB and Ombudsman decentralized to district level.
Ombudsman Martha Chizuma says her office has received information it demanded from the Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) for its investigation on the usage of COVID-19 funds.
Ombudsman, Martha Chizuma, has added her voice to calls for the restructuring of the Malawi Police Service triggered by the collapsing relationship between the law enforcement agency and the general public.
Ombudsman Martha Chizuma has challenged government to ensure provision of better public services to communities amid concerns of learners in most public primary schools learning under grass-thatched classrooms.
An accountability and transparency organization says it will embark on an exercise to follow how public funds were used in projects and programs funded by international bodies.