Chief resident magistrate’s court in Blantyre has released on bail business mogul, Dr. Thomson Mpinganjira, who is accused of offering advantage to public officers in the ongoing presidential elections case.
FDH Holdings Group board chairperson, Dr. Thomson Mpinganjira is back at Blantyre Police Station under the custody of the Anti-Corruption Bureau after High Court judge Dorothy Nyakaunda Kamanga today invalidated a mid-night Zomba magistrate court order quashing an arrest warrant by another magistrate in Lilongwe.
The auditor general’s investigative report on farm machinery procurement under the India Line of Credit has revealed that about K143 million had been collected but there is no evidence indicating that the proceeds were banked.
Judge Dorothy Nyakaunda has called for an inter-parte hearing after reviewing the file from Zomba Magistrate’s Court where magistrate Benedicto Chitsakamire quashed a warrant of arrest of business mogul, Dr. Thomson Mpinganjira, in the alleged judge shopping case.
NGO-Gender Coordination Network (NGO-GCN) has bemoaned poor accommodation in the country’s institutions of higher learning, saying it is exposing more young girls to rape.
Zodiak Broadcasting Station (ZBS) has vowed to continue serving its audience with professional content that has no any political connotation.
The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has taken a swipe at the Judiciary arm of government for the release of banker, Dr. Thom Mpinganjira, in the alleged judge shopping case.
The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has insisted will not rush into making public names of alleged judge shoppers in the high profile elections case prematurely.
The Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services has warned that most of southern areas of the country are likely to experience heavy widespread rains associated with thunderstorms, strong winds and fog.
President Peter Mutharika has reiterated his wish for a round table discussion with leaders of opposition political parties on the current political impasse.