9 days more in custody for Kasambara

The High Court of Malawi through Judge Esmie Chombo sitting in Lilongwe has added nine more days to the misery of ex-minister of justice,...

42YR OLD NABBED IN MZIMBA FOR DEFILING HIS 5YR OLD DAUGHTER

Police in Mzimba have arrested a 42 year old Henry Ndhlovu from Chasowa Village in Traditional Authority Mzikubola for allegedly defiling his 5 year...

POLICE OFFICER APPEALS OVER NEGLIGENCE SENTENCE

Alex Mphatso Uledi, a Malawi police officer has filed an appeal to the High Court challenging his custodial sentence after being convicted for negligence...

PRESIDENT PETER MUTHARIKA ELECTS KAPHALE AS ATTORNEY GENERAL

The state President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has appointed private practitioner Kalekeni Kaphale as the Attorney General and not shortly after it was rumoured...

13 yrs imprisonment for infecting 16 year old daughter

The Kasungu magistrates court has sentenced George Banda, 48, to 13 yrs imprisonment with hard labour for defiling and consequently infecting his step daughter...

PUBLIC OUTRAGED OVER SENZANI’S SENTENCING

Malawians on the social media have expressed anger over the sentencing of former Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism Treza Namathanga Senzani to...

JOYCE BANDA SUED BY MAULIDI

Secretary General for People’s Party Paul Maulidi, has sued former president Joyce Banda and the party for ordering him to withdraw from the by-election...

High court slaps JB in the face

The High Court sitting in Mzuzu ordered the immediate reinstatement of Chief Mankhambira of Nkhatabay who had been fired from his post for openly...

APM APPOINTS ANDREW NYIRENDA AS CHIEF JUSTICE

The State President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika in exercising his power has named Supreme Court Judge, Andrew Nyirenda SC as the new chief justice...

CASHGATE CASE RESUMES

The high court in Lilongwe yesterday ruled that cashgate suspects Maxwell Namata and Luka Kasamba have got theft and money laundering charges to defend....

Court, police, lawyers panic

Police, lawyers and the courts have admitted that while they celebrate the end of the two and a half months Judiciary strike which...

Mwanza court orders sex workers to pay fine for parading naked...

The Mwanza magistrates court has ordered four sex workers who paraded naked over the weekend to pay MK 1,000 each (about U$ 2) for...

CASHGATE SUSPECT SUMMONED OVER LETTER HE SENT TO THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

Cashgate suspect Osward Lutepo is on Friday scheduled to appear before High court in Lilongwe, to answer the context of the letter he wrote...

Kasambara, govt. fight over Lutepo’s call log

Embattled Justice Minister who was once described as a mafia by fallen head of state Bingu wa Mutharika, Ralph Kasambara, has engaged the government...

Impact of Malawi’s Judicial Strike

It is not often that a constitutional democratic state faces a full blown strike by one of the three arms of government but...

Rapist clinician bailed

A former clinician of Mzuzu Central Hospital who was serving an eight year sentence for raping an imbecile patient whom he had sedated while...

Lilongwe judges go on strike over fuel allowances

Judges in the capital Lilongwe have gone on an indefinite strike over the issue of fuel allowances the government owe them which stretch from...

Justice Chombo confessed in church to have been under pressure from...

Reports indicate that Justice Esmy Chombo of the Lilongwe High Court who was forced to recuse herself out of the case in which ex-minister...