Malawi Police recovers K1.7m stolen items

Police in Malawi’s commercial capital Blantyre have arrested for four men and recovered various items worth K1.7 million believed to have been stolen in Chilobwe Township.

Divala: Recovered items

Divala: Recovered items

The items were recovered after patrol police arrested James Banda, who hails from Tombondera village, Traditional Authority (T/A) Chapananga in Chikwawa district.

According to Blantyre Police publicist, Elizabeth Divala, Banda was believed to have been part of three men who attacked and robbed of Christopher Thipa in the area.

The three suspects are said to have hit 41year-old Thipa with metal bars and robbed him of various items such certificates, a travelling bag, cell phone and a pair of shoes.

Divala said Banda revealed the identities of his accomplices and that he was found in possession of a driving licence, ATM and medical insurance cards, which belonged to Kalokwete from Mpondasi village in eastern district of Mangochi.

The other suspects have been identified as 32 year-old Charlie Muyaya, from Mchiwa village, T/A Nkanda, Mulanje district, Elliot Kapinda of Binali village, T/A Malemia, Zomba and Trouble Martin from Kholongo village, T/A Ngabu, Chikwawa district.

The recovered items are Samsung plasma screen, a home theatre, Telefunken DVD player, two. LG super digital screens, two DVDs and JVC radio, among others.

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anthuni pitani ku manyumba a police ku kanjedza mukaone zinthu zili m’menemo ngakhale Lutepo sanazipezepo. a polisi ndi aglu a kuba zedi


Katundu apeze oro asapezeke palibe phindu aPolice sapereka kwa eni, katundu wachoka kwa mbava wapita kwa mbava za Police. Ndikanakonda aPolice atalengeza kuti apereka katunduyi kwa eni ake November asanathe.


Is the Police Calling people to view properties that were stolen from their individul houses. My house was broken into last month at old Naperi in day light whilst Iwas at work and the following were stolen from there ,one radio, one pressing iron, two blankets , one travelling bag and duvett. I reported the matter at Soche Police but they never bothered to visit the placeof incident. Please Police can you assist if atall these things that are recovered are for viewing so that may be I can identify my stolen properties.

Zanga Phee

Upanda Wavuta Mu Boma Ili.


alomwe ndi anzawo asena chigololo okha, umbnda nawonso ali konko!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Good job!

Daniel Phiri

Alomwe kwawo ndi kuba basi.Zitsiru osalimbikira sukulu.


A reporter “have arrested for four men” kikikikiest!

Umbava wayamba kale

Adzawakhululukira apulezident pa khrismas.


zosezi atenga apolisi.Apolisi mulemela lero

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