Magalasi, ‘Cash Madam’ to spend weekend in jail

Malawi Regulatory Authority (Mera) chief executive officer Collins Magalasi and his business partner Dorothy Shonga are to spend the weekend in police cell following the closure of courts in Lilongwe for disinfection over Covid-19.

Magalasi, Mera officials and Shonga at the court

Magalasi, Shonga and two staff members at Mera are answering charges bordering on theft and defrauding Mera.

The Lilongwe resident magistrate’s court was Friday expected to rule on bail application for the four.

However, the courts in Lilongwe have been sealed  as health officers were disinfecting the premises after one of the suspects in the infamous cashgate case  involving former director of Budget Paul Mphwiyo tested positive.

Court officials who were in direct contact with the unnamed suspect are in self isolation for two weeks.

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nafundo zalo
nafundo zalo
10 months ago

koma nthawi ya DPP ndalama nde zaumbudzidwa heve. zigololo nde zacitika. kukanakhala kuti ndi munthu mpaka Knighthood ikanakhalapo ndithu. zinalibe single olo married. eeeeee koma kuli kanthu

Fake Petros
Fake Petros
10 months ago
Reply to  nafundo zalo

Anthu kuba basi ndalama kuti azipangila ZIGOLOLO ndi kugula ZIMA GALIMOTO zambiri DZODULA koma a Malawi onse kumasauka. What kind of BEASTS were these thugs with their CONMAN president?

Dziko
Dziko
10 months ago

A Magalasi ndi Tay Grin mupanga chidyelano Cash Madam. Basi angokuponyani cell imodzi muzitenthesana malingana ndi Mphepoyi mixiee mudala opepela kwabasi

An Eye for an Eye
10 months ago

Akhale konko. Exodus 20 was broken. Usabe and usachite chigololo. Iwowa ankapanga zosayenerazi. limodzi.

True
True
10 months ago

The moment they just decided to steal they lost their freedom. Cheating does not pay, he missed standard 6 English lesson! Those days.

JanePox
10 months ago
Barristers United
Barristers United
10 months ago

Justice delayed is Justice Denied, Bad that the Magistrates Court could not have provided a video link or released a written response to their Bail ruling in this and others cases. A miscarriage of Justice when an individual is forced to have their liberty and freedom taken away by spending more time in jail than necessary.

Nematodes
10 months ago

What? Send them to Majete game reserve. My friends.

CESSPOOL
CESSPOOL
10 months ago

It is raining hard on the DPP systems. The umbrellas are being torn apart even our lawyers are running for cover. We saw the clouds but never knew the clouds had thunderstorms on their coattails. Yet Malawi is going about her business no more demonstrations!

myfriend
myfriend
10 months ago

These are tricks to punish the people. Now you can appreciate why we said MCP will never change. What has changed now is that they are able to be checked otherwise all these people would have been thrown in the crocodile river

Bandung Cincau
Bandung Cincau
10 months ago
Reply to  myfriend

Stupid! You are one of the thieves and you are afraid of being arrested with your DPP cronies! Muona Nyekhwe muona! Umbava too much plus uhule!

VYOTO
VYOTO
10 months ago
Reply to  myfriend

DPP IS A SYSTEM OF THIEVES AND MURDERERS

God Knows
God Knows
10 months ago
Reply to  myfriend

Pathetic. Whatever…!!!

Robson Chendawaka
Robson Chendawaka
10 months ago

Mbava za DPP, muthela ku maula prison

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