Kamlepo wants medical tests in South Africa: Dausi says MP‘s abduction account ‘trivial, inconsequential and fallacious’

Tormented Rumphi East legislator Kamlepo Kalua says he want to travel to South Africa for further medical examination fearing regime thugs who abducted him  for 11 days might have been put some dangerous substance in his body through food or otherwise.

Kamlepo: Claims to have been abducted

Kalua, who is also People’s Party (PP) third vice-president and vice-chairperson of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC), has since condemned Malawi Police for quickly concluding investigations and making statements in political tone that he faked his kidnap.

The legislator was found at Kwacha Roundabout in Blantyre early Sunday morning after his family reported him missing last week. But police have dismissed this, concluding that he staged his abduction.

Kalua, however, maintained that he was abducted while inspecting his construction project in Chileka and that his abductors staged his release in a matter to discredit him.

“I cannot abduct myself, never am not a weakling. I need to go to South Africa hospital for further checks because I suspect the whole plot of abduction was to put some stuff into my body so my health can deteriorate,” he said.

He accused Police of playing “politics” and contradicting themselves when they say they took him to Naperi Hospital on Sunday when he was found

“I was at Seventh Day Adventist Hospital [Blantyre Adventist Hospital-BAH], but the Police preferred to lie that I was at Naperi Hospital.

“The very same police claimed [then Polytechnic student] Robert Chasowa had committed suicide and showed a suicide note to the whole country. The very same Chasowa whom Dr [Charles] Dzamalala said he was killed.

“And they [police] told professor Boniface Dulani that he was evading tax and impounded all the computers after he had done that research [indicating that President Peter Mutharika was least popular].

“If I was found dead, they [police] could have said I committed suicide because I was running away from evading tax,” said Kalua.

A medical report from BAH indicates that Kalua had high blood pressure and that marks of being tied were visible on the wrists.

The assessment, conducted by Dr Aziz Sherry on May 7 2017, also shows that Kalua was “a stressed patient who needed further follow up”. However, his blood test on heart and sugar were normal, it said.

Meanwhile,  Minister of Information and Communications Technology Nicholas Dausi told Parliament on Monday that Kalua lied about being abducted to garner public sympathy and that the MP’s  conduct was a desperate attempt to solicit public sympathy..

-“We have a constitutional duty, as Government, to protect all the people of Malawi from these unfortunate, false, and misleading allegations,” he said, adding that, “these allegations are incorrect, untrue, wrong, fallacious, unsound, unfounded, deceptive that are aimed at creating a negative spat on the part of Government.”

Dausi then called on the public to ignore with contempt the pictures showing Kalua tied in hands and legs on the morning of Sunday, 7th May 2017 as a deceitful proof of his alleged devious abduction.

“These are petty, trivial, inconsequential and miserable attempts to create a pretext that he is being victimised for his political views and criticism of Government,” said Dausi.

Dausi said a man abducted for 10 days could not be discovered looking smart with polished shoes, ironed clothes and a shaved beard.

Said  the minister: “This government will not stand by as someone stages an abduction just to create the narrative that he was tortured and dumped.

“The truth of the matter is [that] he was never abducted. We have this on good authority.”

He said being thrown out of a speeding vehicle while tied in hands and legs as Kalua claimed would have left him in a devastating condition.

“By the way, how did he manage to sit uplift after the fall from the moving vehicle while tied? Did he fall sitted?” questioned Dausi, adding that Kalua had an over-coat over his shoulders where he claimed to have been thrown off a moving vehicle.

Kalua claimed that he was abdcuted from Chileka at a site where he is constructing a house but according to the police report it is not true and in their investigations, the police interviewed the workers at the site who revealed that Kalua had not been to there for over three months.

Dausi therefore reminded that these unfortunate theatrics by Kalua started immediately after the Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) on Wednesday, 26th April 2017 conducted a search at his residential houses in Blantyre on suspicion of non-payment of custom duties.

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28 thoughts on “Kamlepo wants medical tests in South Africa: Dausi says MP‘s abduction account ‘trivial, inconsequential and fallacious’”

  1. ooops!!! kamlepo does it again kkkk mpaka ku Joni? zomwezi iwe mesa unali ku Adventist so whats the difference between Adventist hospital and ku joni cuz treatment is all the same…. but i thought he has lost his mind already so how has it come to his senses that he needs special care in RSA ,iwe Kamlepo iwe iwe usatiyenjeze wamva not my Tax money that will pay for your treatment.

  2. Gonapamuhanya says:

    Kamlepo chitsiru chenicheni. Waputsitsa atumbuka onse. Iwe akupanga abduct nkumameza food zoona? Nkumasamba mpaka ndevu kumeta osadziwa? Chitsiru.

  3. mjiba says:

    Kamlepo saga shows how the country has descended into chaos. Fact is Kamlepo registered a stolen Mercedes Benz. Fact is the stolen Merc was cleared using Parliamentary priviledge. Fact is Kamlepo fakely registered his Cruiser as another car. These are criminal offences. Fact is Kamlepo was declared missing. Fact is Kamlepo has been found. Police need to investigate and not issue statements before investigating. James Comey Director of FBI should come to your mind Kachama. Dont politicise Police investigation. Fact is Police had issued a statement before concerning their investigation into Robert Chasowa (RIP) death which was contrary to what the Pathologist concluded after examining the body of the deceased. Fact is Police is compromised they cannot investigate properly.

    1. be humane says:

      if we had brilliant people like you on this forum, we could make constructive ideas and make the forum a brain stimulating forum. Happy for you brother keep it up

  4. Bwanji kodi? says:

    Kamlepo is saying the truth the gvt should sent him for further and better treatment in south africa.A malawi ambiri ziwani kuti a police nthawi zambiri chilungamo alibe look at the investigation they staged,concluding the matter before investigations are done.A police a mbiri ndi a JCE they dont know much always carried away by the political wind of the moment.Dont trust them

  5. ade says:


  6. Becks says:

    The Police should also tell the public where Kamlepo had been during the period. Who tied Kamlepo both hands and legs? Who left/threw Kamlepo at Kwacha. This will help to substantiate that Kamlepo was not abducted

  7. Timve Ziti says:

    Am no expert in abductions but the way his hands were toed it would have been very easy for him to untie them using his teeth and then untie his legs. Come on.!

  8. Chimanga says:

    As much as we could discredit this guys’s claims somehow i think he might be telling the truth…..

  9. mpwali says:

    Guys,tiyeni tilikonde Dziko lathu,and please let’s open our eyes,Kodi Chaponda nkhani yake Mpaka lero sanafufuzebe, nkhani ya Kamlepo just ours mwapeza kale mayankho,zoona guys?? Oooh Lord,please come and rescue our Nation!! Please God Come.I cry my beloved Malawi!

  10. Che Jhumo says:

    Atumbuka yawo ija.

  11. Kholowa mkabudula says:

    Adausi paja shaft yanu ikaima mmakamba zozizila eti?

  12. Chalume says:

    Dausi has a point about the staging possibility. But, wow! How the Police have efficiently been apt in making statements in this case!!!

  13. martin says:

    As far as I know Kamlepo and his whole family,is that he will never tell the truth,he dwells on lies and treachery.He says he studied in Russia,he has never been there,if he did,what did he study and where did he get the scholarship taking into account that he did not go beyond form two.In fact he is uneducated crook.As most of the people know him,he was working in hotels in South Africa and he has never stepped on any soil abroad.It is his treacherous rhetorics that misguided most of his fans,factually,he was not even qualified to be an MP in the country.Lucius Banda is more educated than him.So his self inflicted abduction,was designed to hoodwink Malawians and the law enforcement unit,he is not above the law,he must face the consequences of his mistrust.

  14. CHIM says:


  15. A Kalua mukumanga nyumba ku Blantyre m’malo momanga ku Rumphi. Choncho muzidandaula kuti ku mpoto chitukuko kulibe and yet mukuyambitsa nokha kuthawako ku mpoto nkumamanga ku Bt.Ndani amene akutukulireni North? MP wa ku Rumphi but staying in Bt? Livingstonia Synod, can you school this spoilt lad?

  16. Lizulu says:

    So he has already recovered from the memory losss. Kikkkk

  17. Rastaman says:

    He wants to go to South Africa to get a chance at confusing evidence of the stolen vehicles.

  18. Zabweka says:

    Why is it that the Police have quickly investigated this issue and come up with a very good report that the man was never abducted? why is it that all those issues that need investigations are taking decades for them to finish? bodza ili hilipo akubisa iwo.

  19. santana says:

    Whose tax are you going to use? If my money will be used on this trip you will come back mad. The little memory kept in your medulla will be completely vanished.

  20. Embombeni says:

    If only l were the abductors would have killed this mad Kamlepo. Need mental attention

  21. ntonga odzitsata says:

    Ku South Africa ko ukalipire wekha pumbwa iwe kamlepo! unali Ku machinjiri Ku chibwezi ukuona ngati sitimakuona eti? just pay up you dimwit and stop creating stories!!!! mtumbuka opusa iwe.

  22. wadabwa says:

    very unfortunate for Mr kalua,but this political path was chosen by yourself,it’s full of thorns and it leads to disappointment sometimes on the way things move very quickly in your favour in a matter of minutes shame beckons cause you gave up everything including your spirit to gain political mileage and power even to rebuke the president as fearless as you are yet the path is headed towards the unknown,you shout yet you gain nothing, you are very vocal but you can’t beat them and you don’t want to join them either,if it were possible put off this political armor and wear the armor of our Lord Jesus and be free to live a happy and normal life and be saved for this world offers everything including power and wealth if you offer your spirit to it but next is suffering for ever cause that’s the reward my advise is shift your mind to focus how best you can offer your spirit to our Lord Jesus who bought us and besought us and guides the way shall you never be ashamed in the lord before anyone instead shall you be uplifted to higher and safer grounds where torture and shame exist not but rejoicing in the lord always in this world and the world after dealth .may our lord Jesus guide you and be with you and forgive you and receive you and prosper you if you so wishes amen and amen

  23. The Emerging Voice says:

    This imbecile is a waste of space and time. Giving him further coverage is making him that Malawians give a toss to whatever happened to him. We have better things to worry about Hon Kalua than your self staged abduction.

  24. Mugonaopamhanya says:

    What kind of food did they give you Mr Mwana Tchwee! Did they serve English Breakfast? And I hear they gave you pizza for supper? And you can’t remember all those with whom you were dining? Ngati munatenga kale kachilombo musanamizire kuti anakubayani zinazake baba

  25. Phyuta says:

    Ife anthu a ku Rumhi tilibe nacho ntchito chitsiru chimenechi. Adzikhala ku Blanryew komweki !!

  26. Chimanga says:

    Before we discredit Kamlepo, can the intelligence services tell us where he was? Secondly, it was common knowledge that Kamlepo was missing, can the Government tell us what it did about it? Can the government inform the nation as to who tied Kamlepo? Can the government tell us who dropped Kamlepo at Kwacha at 5am ( kuno ku Blanytre kumakhala kutacha at 5.00am and anthu tikupita kuntchito ku ma fakitole?

    1. poul says:

      what is your inerest in this saga?chimanga?

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