Activists ask for Dausi’s head, Malawi parliament probe into spy bureau

Some civil society organisation leaders have called for the prompt resignation of State spy Nicholas Dausi to pave way for an independent investigation into the clandestine activities of the civilian intelligence body NIB.

Dausi:  Spy chief
Dausi: Spy chief

They are also calling for parliament to institute its own investigation on how NIB was snooping on leader of opposition in the House Lazarus Chakwera.

Dausi and NIB are accused of spying on Chakwera and some civil society organisation leaders and submitting a sexed up, erroneous report to President Peter Mutharika which suggests the politician and CSO leaders have committed a treasonous offence.

In an interview Saturday evening, some of the CSO leaders said they would be meeting soon to chart the way forward following the NIB report and high on the agenda will be the issue of Dausi and the clandestine activities of NIB.

“NIB is a threat to democracy. They have an allegiance to DPP (Democratic Progressive Party) not the state. They want to intimidate us and the opposition so that we dont do our role of checks and balances to government, this is uncalled for,” said one CSO leader who said he should not be named for fear of reprisals.

He said President Mutharika should appoint an independent commission of inquiry on the activities of NIB with a view to make drastic reforms to the intelligence body so that its role should be to gather crime intelligence for the police to act on than target politicians and CSOS.

“They should have been ontop of things, they should have detected and prevented the cashgate, the market fires,” said the leader.

Mutharika is yet to respond.

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Vwapuvwapu
Vwapuvwapu
5 years ago

Kkkkkkk

shii
shii
5 years ago

APM ‘s downfall will be caused by the people around him.to make matter worse he seem to be scared of making changes of personnel around him.

Thako la njoka
Thako la njoka
5 years ago

Kodi inu magetsi ayaka?

drzeus
5 years ago

Dausi is Chiziko’s buddy he cannot be dismissed. They r using the same strategy which they used in the arrest of Bakili Muluzi in 2008. Their survival strategy is to implicate highly ranking politicians, government officials etc in order to hoodwink the President that they have foiled a regime change. Its a pity becoz these two r MCP sympathizers and they want to damage that trust bcoz they want their contracts renewed!

Madalitsoshaba
5 years ago

Dausi is too old to b chief of nib

Imfa yibwera pompano.
5 years ago

Inu a Dpp ndinu mukumudalira tikanena mmodzi opha anthu mu nthawi ya Kamuzu ndi ameneyi ena Thambani mystrious deaths. Ameneyu ndiye ankayipitsa mbiri ya MCP lero akuyipitsatsd DPP. njokaluzu. VP ananena kuti Njoka saweta.

waseme
5 years ago

Kayombe Ku NIB kkkkkkk,

MLOMWE
MLOMWE
5 years ago

Same Dausi knows well about Njaunju’s murder.

Sam
Sam
5 years ago

Nicolas investigative beraeu NIB

mtochi
mtochi
5 years ago

Peter is a dead president. His brother was arrested by cardiac coz of the same people as Dausi yet he still accepts appeasement advices from them.Foolish president.

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