One of the Malawi’s top evangelists, Shadreck Wame has been murdered and police have since launched a manhunt for his house helper in Salima.
Salima police public relations officer Gift Chitowe has confirmed about the murder, saying the house boy is currently at large.
“Yes I can confirm that Evangelist Wame has been killed.We are currently investigating about the incident,” said Chitowe.
According to Chitowe, Wame sustained deep cut on the head and at the back.
Wame will be missed by many and he will be remembered for his vigour and humour in delivery of prophetic messages.
In January, Nyasa Times reported that two tenants for Evangelist Wame were arrested following their mischief at the estate they were working in Chifuniro village, Traditional Authority Kalonga in Salima district.
The two stole a Greener gun and 17 rounds of ammunitions from the country’s renowned evangelist and went into hiding at their respective homes in Dowa and Lilongwe.
Police identified the two as Sayenera Chisomo and Michael Esau and confirmed that Evangelist Wame reported the matter to police when he discovered the loss.
The rifle was recovered together with the ammunitions.