Zikwanje-gang arrested in Mchinji

The so called Zikwanje-gang of robbers who have been terrorising Mchinji District has been arrested on Thursday after a police operation.panga

Mchinji Police Spokesperson Sub Inspector Moses Kajawa Nyirenda said people in the district have been living in fear because of the gang which was threatening lives.

Kajawa Nyirenda confirmed that Abraham Mwale aged 39 and Joseph Willy Banda aged 35  are among five members of Zikwanje-gang who have been arrested.

Nyirenda further said on Wednesday the 26th of August at around 7:30 pm they robbed trader Chisomo Sakala of K125, 000 at Mchinji Boma, as he was coming from his shop. The money was for the sales of the day.

Police spokesman said Sakala was assaulted and left with big cut.

They also went to Kamwendo trading centre 18 kilometres from Mchinji boma where they carried a lot of criminal activities.

Police spokesman also said the gang also attempted to rob at Kamwendo Revenue office but they failed.
The suspects will be charged with robbery with violence contrary to section 301 of the penal code and attempting robbery contrary to section 302 penal code.

Some of the gang members arrested include Joseph Mwale aged 35 hails from Chimbiya village in the area of traditional authority Chiseka in Lilongwe District, Abraham Mwale aged 39 hails from Simuta village in the area of traditional authority Chulu in Kasungu.

Police are advising members of the community  to be on the lookout for the  pange-gang.

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14 thoughts on “Zikwanje-gang arrested in Mchinji”

  1. Kamwendo says:

    Akaziwonepo Kaye koma tipemphe ma bail achisawawa akumaonjezeratssaso umbava chifukwa mukataya amakapeza azawo RNA kumakabaso police good job

  2. mwini wa ayao says:

    wel done police.u did nice job.thts is wht we want in this our country.mungalowadula mapwalawo ndi zikwanje zawo zomwezo.amati angapange zimenezi mpaka liti.

  3. harold kalele says:

    its job wel done to the police officers and we also thank the local comunities for the tip for this robbers to be arrested. lets all join hands to combat this melpractises. together we can.

  4. emmanuel lungu says:

    gud job guyz. when u sow a seed, at one point u expect to hv the harvest. so i think its their gud tym to harvest

  5. SOOTHSAYER! says:

    OSANGOWAOTCHA BWA!! ANZANU KUNO KU NDIX TIMANGOWAPANGA BRAI! OSAMAWETA NJOKA MMUDZI!

  6. vendort says:

    Takunyadirani our MPS

  7. nthambo says:

    m,wakolomeshe wipe wamanye ndagha Wa tata Wa police.

  8. Lovemaniac 91 says:

    Akuba agwirana!

  9. Zachisoni Phiri says:

    Good job guys

  10. Noel Kamisa says:

    Anthu awa alangikedi zenizeni moti ngat pali ena omwe akupanga zauchifwambazi atengerepo phunziro

  11. Achiz says:

    Pitilizan ntchito yabwino

  12. Prodigalson says:

    Anthu awa akapita ku court alangidwe mokwanila chifukwa anthu ena kuprison aku zuzika koma sanalakwe ai.

  13. mankhaule mlamuu baaabaaa says:

    plz if brought :b4 the court n found guilty, let thm be sentenced to the maxumum of the years,to deter other would be zikwanje gangstets

  14. Chigawaneni says:

    Job well done Mchinji Police, that’s what you are paid for. Keep it up!

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