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ACB ARRESTS SENIOR CLINICAL OFFICER IN LILONGWE

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT : EGRITA M. NDALA DATE : 20th September, 2018 PHONE : 0 888 828 397 ACB ARRESTS SENIOR CLINICAL OFFICER IN LILONGWE On 19th September, 2018 the Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested Mr. Charles Phiri, Senior Clinical Officer at Kamuzu Central Hospital. It is alleged that he authored a medical report [...]

ARRESTS OF GROUP VILLAGE HEADMAN JALI IN ZOMBA

On 25th September, 2018 the ACB arrested Mr. Austin Doisi Makwinja (Group Village Headman Jali) on suspicion that he was demanding two coupons from each of the fifteen village headmen under his jurisdiction. The investigation conducted by ACB established that he had collected 54 coupons from the village headmen between 2010 and 2014. It was [...]

ACB ARRESTS FOREIGNERS FOR ILLEGAL ENTRY INTO MALAWI

On 22nd September, 2018 the Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested eight immigrants which included Pakistanis and Bangladeshis after they illegally entered the country through Kamuzu International Airport. They were arrested at Zalewa after they boarded a bus to Blantyre. This comes after the Bureau is investigating an allegation of connivance among public officers in allowing foreigners to [...]

CLEARANCE FOR CHANGE OF MOTOR VEHICLE OWNERSHIP

The Anti-Corruption has been vetting all applications regarding change of motor vehicle ownership after the discovery of the plunder of public resources which came to be known as cash gate at the end of 2013. This was done to curb concealment of proceeds of crime through change of ownership. After implementing this for the past [...]
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BAIL CONDITIONS FOR Eng. HIWA

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT : EGRITA M. NDALA DATE : 21st JUNE, 2017 PHONE : 0 888 828 397 On 21st June, 2017, the Anti-Corruption Bureau took Eng, Hiwa to Lilongwe Magistrate’s Court. He was released on bail on the following conditions: • Produced to the Court the sum of K200,000.00 cash • [...]
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ACB Malawi hosted the heads of ACAs 2017 meeting

7th Commonweal th Regional Conference for Heads of Anti- Corruption Agencies in Africa,29 May – 2 June 2017 COMMUNIQUÉ 1. WE, the Heads and Representatives of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Commonwealth Africa, meeting at the 7th Regional Conference of Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Africa hosted by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Malawi, organised by the Commonwealth [...]
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ACB ARRESTS PRINCIPAL SCIENTIST AT THE DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN LILONGWE

In April, 2017, the Anti-Corruption Bureau received a complaint alleging that the Acting Director of Science and Technology in the Ministry of Education in Lilongwe had abused his office by using a Government Cheque to repay a personal loan. The Anti- Corruption Bureau instituted investigations which established that Mr. Patrick Mphadzula had used a Government [...]
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COURT CONVICTS ZOMBA CITY COUNCIL STAFF OVER NAC FUNDS

In September, 2008, the Anti-Corruption Bureau received a complaint alleging that Mr. Nkombezi (Accounts Clerk) and Mrs. Mchombo District AIDS Coordinator for Zomba City Assembly misappropriated the sum of K3,487,350.00 National AIDS Commission Funds meant for the training of care givers. The Anti-Corruption Bureau instituted investigations into the matter. It established that Mrs. Mchombo was [...]
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STATEMENT BY THE DIRECTOR GENERAL OF ACB ON THE MEDIA BRIEFING

SALUTATIONS The Deputy Director General Mr. Reyneck Matemba The Director of Investigations Mr. Dan Mponda The Director of Public Education Mrs. Charity Mphande The Acting Director of Legal and Prosecutions The Senior Public Relations Officer Members of the Press Ladies and Gentlemen I would like to welcome you all to this press briefing which has [...]

ACB ARRESTS FORMER PARLIAMENT SECURTY ASSISTANT, MAXWELL KOMWA

The Anti-Corruption Bureau received a complaint alleging that Maxwell Komwa a Senior Security Assistant at the National Assembly used ghost workers to corruptly obtain money from the National Assembly. The Bureau instituted investigation which established that Maxwell Komwa had inserted names of civilians on the list of hired police officers for his personal benefit. On [...]
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