Malawi singer Joe Gwaladi arrested for sexual assault on girl, 14

Popular street-performer, Joe Gwaladi has been arrested for an alleged sexual assual on a 14-year-old girl in Phalombe district, police have confirmed.

Gwaladi: Arrested

Gwaladi: Arrested

Phalombe police Public Relations Officer, Augustus Nkhwazi confirmed that they were keeping in custody the Ndikanaziwa and Tumbocid hits maker.

”He was arrested yesterday [Wednesday]. Meanwhile he is still in custody. He is alleged to have defiled a 14 years old girl,” said Nkhwazi.

It is reported that Gwaladi took advantage of the girl as she was taking a bath.

The girl according to information Nyasa Times has sourced, is a friend to Gwaladi’s wife.

Gwaladi will be charged with Defilement under Section 138 (1) of the Penal Code.

According to Section 138 (1), Defilement attracts a maximum punishment of death or life imprisonment.

Gwaladi, who has been playing music using home-made instruments since childhood, rose to fame in 2005 with his hit song Khoswe Wandilaura and has been a phenomenal ever since .

His music is characterized by powerful lyrics effortlessly combined with traditional and more modern, urban sounds. Gwaladi talks about AIDS, poverty and many other social issues affecting Malawians.

Joe Gwaladi is famous for songs like Ndinafa Bulu, Nkhope Ya Chilembwe, and Zakanika.

He once revealed to have formed a band called “Kupata Kwa Ana”.

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Mayamiko Matapa
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Agwaladi kulimbamtima mpaka kumumwela mchapemwanakkkkkkkkkk uzieona mphwanga

Nde ifeyo
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Nde mene amanyekulira Gwaladi poyimba muja ndi mwanao kunali bwanji sikupha basi eish sorry Gwaladi Nde Mamuna ameneyo azimveka fungo la Tonde

Alexander
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Malamulo agwire ntchito basi…nkhan yogwirira sitengera kuti ogwiriridwayo ndiwamkulu bwanji ayi koma kuti kugonanako kwachitika mokakamizana.

KASIMBA cube K
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Inali kale mission kuti akagone kwa GWALADI mwina sadakwaniritse malonjezano nde amanyamulira bwanji? mtsikanayo em>

Phillip mponela
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I feel sory 4him ndi ten years kundende pamenepo ataiwalaso kuimba

patson
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mumaonjezela mpaka 14 years mwangomuda Aaaaa ameyo pa court makolo ake a zaitanitsidwe book laku chipatala

michael
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anyongedwe bas

michael
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paka kugwirila ameneyi opusa etii

akilen
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Wazaka 14 ndi wamkulu palibe mulandu

A Lipita
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You better not comment coz yours is hidden today will come out tomorrow.

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