Kamlepo hits at govt over alleged SA based spy machine: Dausi says its ‘paranoia and malafide’

Firebrand Rumphi east MP Kamlepo Kalua on Friday took the government to task over a spy machine which he said the government has planted in South Africa to snoop on critics of the government.

Kalua: Made the allegations

He told parliament just before it rose that state intelligence agents visit South Africa every fortnight to retrieve information from the said machine.

However, Information minister Nicholas Dausi dismissed Kalua’s dismissed Kalua’s allegations as untrue and pure fabrication.

“Government has no intentions of listening to conversations of individuals. It does not have the so called spy machine in South Africa,” he said.

He said the allegations are serious and dangerous and have potential to damage the cordial relationship that exists between Lilongwe and Pretoria.

“South Africa is a sovereign state and it can’t be an accomplice to the issue of the so called listening device,” said Dausi.

Dausi also warned that the allegations have potential of harming the state security, saying ists paranoia and malafide.

“I met the Honourable Member of Parliament and told him that this is a sensitive issue which can best be dealt in parliamentary committee on Defense,” said Dausi.

Government bought what is called a spy machine some years back to monitor how mobile phone operators charge their tariffs but could not be used as mobile phone operators challenged its legality.

The court has since given the government a go ahead to use it amid reservations that the state wants to snoop on its own people.

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PELANI WAKA JUMBO
PELANI WAKA JUMBO
3 years ago

SINCE YOUR ELECTION AS MP AFTER DISHING OUT A LOT OF MK50 NOTES THERE IS NOTHING YOU HAVE DONE IN YOUR CONSTITUENCY. YOU HAVE NOT REQUESTED FOR ANY MEANINGFUL DEVELOPMENT OR TALKED ABOUT IT IN PARLIAMENT. ALL YOU DO IS MAKE HEADLINES FOR ITEMS THAT ARE OF NO SUBSTANCE AT ALL. TELL THE NATION HOW CHANGED FROM DRIVING A TOYOTA CRESSIDA TO TOYOTA VXs . REMEMBER HOW ONE WIDOW IN MBAYANI PROPED YOU UP WITH HER HUSBAND’S RICHES AND REFURBISHED YOUR WORN OUT CRESSIDA BOY. PEOPLE OF RUMPHI NORTH CAN YOU SEE WHAT TYPE OF PERSON YOU CHOSE AND THE… Read more »

yaki
3 years ago

do no take kamlepo seriously . boy thamanga confuses him big time

Omex70
Omex70
3 years ago

Martin, or whatever you call yourself, its simply show that you have a stake in this deal looking at the way you have refuted the allegation. Be sober when talking.

Kevin
Kevin
3 years ago

kAMLEPO THE GREAT

Ngulenji
Ngulenji
3 years ago

Utsi sufuka popanda moto ndani saziwa khalidwe LA DPP siaja ayambisa ma bad laws kale lija isi zitha kukhàla zoona

LOVE LEADS
LOVE LEADS
3 years ago

Aah! Inu abwana Martin, mwalemba zambiri apa koma kutsutsa galu nkukumba. Tamutengani Kamlepoyo akakuonetseni chi spy machine’cho. As easy as that. Why the strong defence? Bwinotubwino..

Amfumu
3 years ago

Kamlepo. I question the sanity of this ‘honourable’s fool of an MP. He is just fond of making baseless allegations. No substance. Fool. Next time he will tell us he flew in a UFO against his will. Idiot. Sometimes it is good just to remain quite if you don’t have anything sensible to say. Anyway, fools like Kamlepo wouldn’t know when to stay quiet.

zenus
zenus
3 years ago
Reply to  Amfumu

CHOKA IWE did he lie za Chaponda, did he lie za tructor gate………KAMLEPO IS A HERO better than bwampini

Piko
Piko
3 years ago

Take this serious…..take it as it is…know that kamlepo is true olo mukane koma zili momo

martin
martin
3 years ago

In the first place,I would like to dispute Kamlepo’s unfounded remarks that the Muthalika’s regime has planted a spy-machine in South Africa to watch on the critics of the home government.Tragically,this narration would cause the problem between South Africa and Malawi in the sense that the South African government would take it as an espionage by the Malawi government.There is strong democratic build-up in Malawi that enables Malawians to criticise their government openly and fairly why then,they should go to South Africa to meddle with the internal affairs of a sister country? Kamlepo is not a firebland but rather,a fire-lier.He… Read more »

Mhesha
3 years ago
Reply to  martin

Hahahaha…the guy is totally devoid of any substance

Wakukaya
Wakukaya
3 years ago
Reply to  martin

Its Not so

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