Abida asks Police not to release 2 trucks intercepted carrying 913 bags of assorted fertiliser

Malawi Police in Chikwawa have intercepted two trucks carrying 913 bags of assorted fertiliser suspected to be for the Agricultural Input Programme (AIP) and deputy minister of lands Abida Mia, member of Parliament for Chikwawa Nkombezi in whose area the fertiliser is reported to have been loaded asked police not to release the trucks and the fertiliser until investigations are concluded.

The truck intercepted

Mia was supported by her counterpart Owen Chomanika of Chikwawa North.

This follows allegations that one senior cabinet minister in the Tonse Alliance administration had phoned the Chikwawa Police Officer in-charge Jane Mandala ordering her to release the trucks.

However, Mandala declined to comment  on the matter.

The trucks were intercepted at Kamuzu Bridge in the early hours of Wednesday.

They were reportedly truck destined for unknown destinations as the two drivers could not explain where they were taking the bags of fertiliser which were allegedly loaded during the night at a roadside in Ngabu, Chikwawa.

The trucks, seven and 30 tonners, are currently at Chikwawa Police Station as police are still investigating the matter.

Police said the   two trucks have since been detained  with the  913 bags of assorted fertiliser.

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Jonas
Jonas
1 month ago

What is the definition of senior cabinet minister…BIG THIEF…PERIOD

Last edited 1 month ago by Jonas
Kashma
Kashma
1 month ago

The Police should only ask 3 questions
1) What have you carried
2) Who is the owner
3) Is this not AIP and where are you going with.
Arrest the drivers and take them to Court. This clearly shows that AIP has failed Malawians at all cost. Abida Mia name those who have done so because they are not with Chakwera and Chilima slogan.If you intend to hide their names we will never vote for any in coming government because it seems there are many thieves in Tonse alliance just as good as opposition group.

Vilhomwe Ndivimbuli
1 month ago

Hehedeee, senior cab minister🤣🤣🤣🤣😛

Tonse
Tonse
1 month ago

This senior cabinet minister we need to deal with him/her before handing over to police,timpande ,kugabazula, tithyolethyole apolice and ACB adzangomva zothaitha .

Zio ine
Zio ine
1 month ago

So Mia influences on how police worj

foo
foo
1 month ago

Let us know who this senior minister is so that we can deal with him properly

Gee
Gee
1 month ago

Zayambikapo, timadziwa ife

James
James
1 month ago

Malawi is so slow in doing things. Why not just ask the driver the owner of those trucks and then take it from there. It just shows there is some ‘Fat Cat’ involved and they are busy cooking lies to feed the nation. Watch this space.

shaharry
shaharry
1 month ago

we want to know this senior cabinet minister

Benjones87
Benjones87
1 month ago
Reply to  shaharry

Ask abida she knows

Patrick Phiri
Patrick Phiri
1 month ago

Ku Lower Shore mumakuonerera kobasi.

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