Human rights activists Billy Mayaya has been arrested by police in Lilongwe as he was about to lead demonstrations against persistent power outage in the country.
Mayaya who was organising the demonssltrations has been arrested at Area 18 round about as he was about to start leading group of people in the demonstrations.
The highly equipped Malawi police invaded the police and went straight to Mayaya to arrest him while asking him what they agreed yesterday “a Mayaya tinagwirizana chani dzulo tinagwirizana chani ?” .
Police officer was overhead asking Mayaya who looked moved with the move
It is not clear where the police has taken Mayaya.
Number of people who came to participate in the demos have since left the venue complaining that there’s no human rights in the country as citizens can’t exercise their right to demonstration.