Opposition MP declares all Malawi ministers ‘thieves’: Fabiano says Lunguzi was big thief

Speaker of the National Assembly Richard Msowoya on Thursday had tough time controlling the House as Dedza east MP Juliana Lunguzi and Education,  Science and Technology minister Emmanuel Fabiano exchanged verbal tirades which went personal.

Juliana Lunguzi MP Dedza East : All cabinet ministers are thieves

Minister of Education Dr. Emmanuel Fabiano: Late Mac William Lunguzi was a big thief

This started after Lunguzi said all cabinet ministers were thieves.

This followed the government decision to stop debate on a report by a parliamentary inquiry on maizegate.

Lunguzi said there was need to investigate all the ministers after the former Agriculture minister George Chaponda was on Tuesday found with K166 million stashed in his residence.

However, this did not go down well with the cabinet ministers who asked Speaker to order Lunguzi withdraw the statement, to which the Dedza east MP obliged.

Nonetheless, Education minister Fabiano stood on a point of order and said the Dedza east legislator’s father, late Mac William Lunguzi, who was the Inspector General of police in the Malawi Congress Party one party state was a thief.

Fabiano said Lunguzi amassed a lot of wealth, to which the Dedza east MP enjoyed, through theft and crookedness.

Among other properties, Lunguzi owned Mulangeni Holiday Resort in Mangochi, a popular holiday resort in the 1990s.

The Dedza east MP said the government side in the House was in a crusade to demoralise her just because she speaks her mind.

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chodziwa phiri

Donors and other foreigners are laughing how Malawians handle government issues in parliament. This shows we are below knowledge of politics. All so called politicians in Malawi are not politicians but people who become politicians for their benefits. Most of them are retired and worked abroad then cone come to steal money from poor Malawians. As long as we allow them to come and steal when they retire we are going to see these stealing. They have nothing to loose but poor Malawians.


The Late Lunguzi’s property should be investigated also


so hea said ‘am a thief now, ‘ your Daddy was a Big thief’ kkkk


Fabiano is very very stupid. How dare you start castigating the young lady by mentioning her late father, someone who cannot defend himself. Are you busy stealing now because you know of so and so who stole from government coffers. This is very shameful and not expected to come from a minister.I am so disappointed with you.


She is stupid. She should go and ask her father in the grave how he stole police resources meant for cottage and Mtakataka. He was even using police labour. He led the police that was killing opponents of Kamuzu. Your dad’s actions brought a curse on you that’s why no man wants to marry you.

Mbenje, maleri Domwe Nangoma islands
Kwa amene tinapitako mlangeni holiday resort tizapezenso mwayi wopita ku Malawi police cottage ku club Makokola we will see some similarities & resemblances in the materials used & some other features. Mwina titafufuza tipeza kuti ma project awiriwa zaka zawo zinali zofanana. Inu andale ofuna kupeza kudzera mu njira zolakwika musatitopetse with your foolish, useless talks. Mukayandikira chikwama you will forget all what you are saying & you will do the same. Tikukuonani inu ma DC,ma assembly officials, useless councillors, civilservants & bussinemen regardless of your political affiliations mukusandutsa LDF kukhala banki mkhonde kamaoneka ngati ndinu anzeru enafe opanda nzeru.… Read more »
Mbenje, maleri Domwe Nangoma islands
Kwa amene tinapitako ku mlangeni holiday resort muzapezenso mwayi okaona Malawi police cottage ku club Makokola you will find some similarities & resemblances in materials used in the two projects & other things. Mwinanso titafufuza nthawi za ma project amenewa titha kupeza kuti zikufanana. Inu ozisaka mnjira zolakwika tatopa nanu. Even panopa your talks are just useless chifukwa chikwawa Chikazakuyandikirani we will see you doing the same. Tikukuonani zomwe mu kuchita mukayandindikira chikwama cha ndalama regardless of your political affiliation. Ma DC,ma assembly officials & the useless councillors LDF yasanduka bank mkhonde kwa inu. Please musatipusitse nafenso maphwando a ndalama… Read more »
myoyo Mwanga
If you live in glass house! Your daddy benefited 200% from Government Funds and you have the temerity of calling others thieves. go to hell. Use of Police cars, resources etc, plus you all getting educated in the UK including all your siblings. Ukuti chain, when schools were closed by Kamuzu, you and your brothers were flown to the UK and USA to study at some universities. We saw and know that so mlandu sumawola mphwanga we know and the laborers that toiled at your daddy’s properties are alive and can testify. All in all I don’t condone thieves and… Read more »
chodziwa phiri

U Malawians we are not going backwards we want to deal with issues of now not if Kamuzu. So u are telling us we have to Digg the graves? Chooende muntu akakaba zalero musamatenge za kale. Development is not about past but going forward.


Mbava zokha zokha kudzudzulana koma pa Malawi…..



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