Inspector General of Malawi Police Lexten Kachama has redeployed some of his senior officers from all the regions, including police headquarters in Area 30, Lilongwe and replaced Press and Public Relation Officer.
Nicholas Gondwa who was police spokesman has been fired from his post and has been transferred at Area 30 transferred to Mponela.
The new Malawi Police spokesman is former Southern RegionPolice spokesperson James Kadadzera.
Those transferred at Area 30 include Senior Deputy Commissioner of police for the Central Region Hennings Mlotha who is sent to Eastern Region police.
Deputy national police public relations officer Thomeck Nyaude confirmed the movements, calling them as “normal in the police service.”
Another notable move is that of Willie Mwaluka who for a long time was national police spokesperson transferred from SCDP Eastern Region back to Area 30 as Officer in charge responsible for Inspectorate Unit.
Deputy commissioner of police (DCP), Limbe Police Station officer-in-charge John Nyondo has been transferred from to central region police.
BrenantChitanda (DCP) has been moved from national police headquarters to central region police.
In the North, former president’s guard commander Gerald Mitayi (DCP) has been transferred from Rumphi to head Nkhunga Police.
Salima Police Officer- in- Charge Josiah Kanthiti (DCP ) has been moved to national police headquarters