Police, Immigration authorities net 56 illegal lags from Somalia

A combined task force of police and Immigration officials has thrushed out 56 illegal immigrants in Mzimba and the law enforcers are now looking for Malawian fixers.

Illegal lags

Northern region police spokesperson Peter Kalaya the illegal immigrants are from Somalia.

“They were in a seven ton lorry and we managed to intercept them in Mzimba after a tip off,” he said. This brings to 208 the number of illegal immigrants arrested in the north this year alone. Kalaya said the Malawian fixer and the driver of the lorry bolted as soon as they saw the police and the Immigration officers. “We are looking for them. Their actions are risking the security of the country. This is lack of patriotism, he said. The arrest of the Somalis on Friday comes barely a month after another set of 58 illegal immigrants was arrested in the north. Malawi is used as a route by a syndicate which transport illegal immigrants to South Africa where they go to look for better lives.

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2 thoughts on “Police, Immigration authorities net 56 illegal lags from Somalia”

  1. Ndizovetsa chisoni kuti aMalawi ena akupitilizabe kugwira ntchito yomalowetsa anthu amayiko ena.Anthu amenewa akumalowa muno ambiri mwakamodzi.Tidziwe kuti anthuwa akudzazana mom’muno m Malawi sapita ku South Africa mmene amanenela akagwidwa.Umu ndimo amauzila kuti azinenela kwa asilikali a chitetezo.Koma imeneyi ndi ngozi ku dziko la Malawi.Amene mukudziwa South Africa palibe munthu angalowe mu SA mozemba opanda zikalata zowayeneleza.Chifukwa chani anthuwa salowela ku Zambia,Zimbabwe then SA ? Kapena Botwana or Mozambique? Kodi mchiani aMalawi? Kalipokalipo.Anthuwa ndi odziwa za nkhondo ngakhale wa mmidzi kumene akuchokela.Kuno aMalawi nkhondo sitidziwa wathu ndi ufulu ndi bata.Ngati mchitidwe uwu upitilira kutsogoloku mdziko lino mudzabuka nkhondo ya chiweniweni ndipo amene adzatandizila kulanda boma anthu ake ndi amenewa.Kodi aMalawi tikudziwa anthu amene akuthandizilabe anthuwa kuti azilowa muno all the way from Rwanda,Burundi,somalia,Ethiopia, etc? Inu atsogoleri a boma mulipo pano galamukani musalekerere kulanditsa dziko la ana athu.A minister a zamdziko mai Chiumia ndi okuthandizirani pa security ya dziko lino penyani maso patali pa nkhani ya anthu obwela muno ndipo chitaponi kanthu kothandiza mtundu wa Malawi.a APM….mtsogoleli wa dziko mwaonapo kanthu why one Malawian serving in your Gvt mobilised few groups including some chiefs of the North to vehemently reject Gvt plan to transfer Refugee camp from central region to north Malawi?This is all political.Ndiye inu a minister a Home Affairs ndi inu a APM ngati mutu wa dziko la Malawi ndakusilani food for serious thought ndipo zimene ndanenazi sizopanda pake.Plse sort out all illigal foreign nationals to go back to their countries….they are in multitudes in all corners of Malawi and it is dangerous to Malawians and the country.

  2. Chimkwaya says:

    Who told them that Malawi is sharering boundary with south Africa?why don’t they use botwana route.Umphawi utipweteketsa a Malawi ndalama satola pa mseu koma kuyigwilira ntchito .dziwani kuti mtubdu umenewo uchulukana mmalawi muno kenaka azatilanda dziko.sionse amapitilira.

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