Press Release

 

REVIEW AND UPDATE OF THE 2008 NATIONAL ANTI-CORRUPTION STRATEGY (NACS)

The Malawi Government through the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) is in the process of reviewing and updating the 2008 National Anti-Corruption Strategy (NACS). This is a tool designed to provide a holistic approach to the fight against corruption in Malawi. In 2008, the first NACS was developed to promote good governance and eradicate all forms of [...]

ACB ARRESTS KARIM, KACHINGWE AND COMMISSIONER BOTOMANI IN RELATION TO PROCUREMENT OF RATION PACKS

On 4th December, 2018, the Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested Mr. Zameer Karim of Pioneer Investments and Mr. Grant Kachingwe. On 5th December, ACB arrested Commissioner G.I. Botomani in relation to the contract to supply ration packs to the Malawi Police Service by Pioneer Investments in 2015. Zameer Karim is likely to be charged with one count [...]
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REVIEW AND UPDATE OF THE 2008 NATIONAL ANTI-CORRUPTION STRATEGY (NACS)

CONTACT : EGRITA M. NDALA DATE : 26TH NOVEMBER, 2018 PHONE : 0 888 828 397 The Malawi Government through the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) is commencing a review and update of the 2008 National Anti-Corruption Strategy (NACS). This is a tool designed to provide a holistic approach to the fight against corruption in Malawi. In [...]

ACB ARRESTS FOREIGNERS FOR ILLEGAL ENTRY INTO MALAWI

On 4th November, 2018 the Anti-Corruption Bureau in conjunction with the Malawi Police Service arrested twenty (20) people from Pakistan and their Pakistani agents in Malawi. They were arrested after they entered Malawi through Kamuzu International Airport using illegally obtained visas. This is a continuation of investigations by the Bureau on allegations of connivance among [...]
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COURT FINDS FORMER MANGOCHI DC AND FOUR OTHERS WITH CASE TO ANSWER OVER LDF FUNDS

In September, 2016, the Anti-Corruption Bureau received a complaint alleging that senior officers at Mangochi District Council had been abusing Local Development Fund (LDF) funds by drawing hefty night allowances for trips which were never undertaken. The Anti- Corruption Bureau instituted investigations which established that the District Commissioner for Mangochi District Council approved payment of [...]
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ACB ARRESTS CHIZUZU IN BLANTYRE

On 12th October, 2018 the Malawi Police Service and the Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested Mr. Enoch Chizuzu for corruptly offering unspecified amounts of money to a Police Officer in order for the police officer to facilitate the release of a Pakistani who is in custody for illegal entry into Malawi. He was taken to Blantyre Magistrates [...]
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ACB ARRESTS ANDERSON UNDANI (FORMER MP FOR ZOMBA-MALOSA CONSTITUENCY) AND MR. PANGANI NAZOMBE

On 1st October, 2018 the Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested Mr. Anderson Undani (former MP for Zomba Malosa Constituency) and Mr. Pangani Nazombe for corruption. The Anti-Corruption Bureau investigations had established that Mr. Undani did not deliver materials for the construction of Mapalo F.P. School, abused CDF funds meant for a project at Domasi CCAP Primary school [...]
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ACB ARRESTS FORMER MONKEY BAY POLICE OFFICER IN MACHINGA

On 9th January, 2014, the Anti-Corruption Bureau received a complaint alleging that Police officer Chawanangwa Kayira of Monkey Bay Police Station was demanding sums of money in order for him to release suspects on police bail. The Bureau conducted investigations which established that police officer Kayira had received K48, 000.00 from two people. On 13th [...]
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COURTS FINDS MP FOR MZIMBA HOLA WITH A CASE TO ANSWER

On 7th September, 2010, the Anti-Corruption Bureau received an allegation that Hon. Christopher Mzomera Ngwira, MP for Mzimba Hola Constituency presented invoices from YOGI and Mzimba Hardware on pretext that they had supplied building materials for Lukwelukwe School Project which was funded by LDF under M’mbelwa District Council. The Anti- Corruption Bureau conducted investigations into [...]
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SPEECH BY MINISTRY OF YOUTH REPRESENTATIVE AT YOUTH FORUM

The ACB Director General, Mr Matemba The Director of Public Education, Mrs. Charity Mphande ALL the ACB Staff present, The young people here present, The Director of Ceremonies, Members of the press is present, Ladies and gentlemen As a Ministry responsible for youth, we are greatly honoured this morning to attend this official opening ceremony [...]
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