Information sourced by FaceofMalawi indicates that three senior Police officers in the Northern City of Mzuzu have been sent on force transfer for providing Prophet Shepherd Bushiri tight security equal to that of the President.
Bushiri, currently based in South Africa was in the country for a two day-crusade held in Mzuzu which attracted thousands of people.
The development is said to have sparked commotion within the Mutharika’s administration hence the transfer.
According to information at hand, Malawi Police Service (MPS) Inspector General Lexten Kachama has moved Commissioner of Police for the Northern Region, Stach Maundala to Police headquarters in Lilongwe to head the audit and inspection department.
Kachama has also moved deputy commissioner Foster Mangani, barely two weeks he was posted to Mzuzu, to go to Zomba Police College as Commandant.
Regional Police Operations Officer Alex Masina has been transferred to Mzimba Police station as officer in charge.
Meanwhile National Police Spokesperson Rhoda Manjolo has described the transfer as normal.