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Collins Mtika

Collins Mtika

    Slaying the monster of financial crimes in Malawi
    Slaying the monster of financial crimes in Malawi
    The launch of a vital government project aimed at investigating and prosecuting financial crimes in Malawi has been stalled by a heated turf battle...
    Malawi Ombud goes after procurement bosses in ‘Tractorgate’ scandal
    Malawi Ombud goes after procurement bosses in ‘Tractorgate’ scandal
    Malawi's Ombud Martha Chimuza-Mwangonde has formally asked the country’s prosecuting authorities to crack down on state procurement chiefs...
    Indian investor claims Malawian state abuse, torture in custody
    Indian investor claims Malawian state abuse, torture in custody
    Picture: Peter Mutharika. (World Economic Forum, Flickr)
    Joyce Banda implicated in mystery payment related to oil, gas concessions
    Joyce Banda implicated in mystery payment related to oil, gas concessions
    Picture: Joyce Banda, Madelene Cronje (M&G)
    Malawi ombud gets death threats after Tractorgate probe fingers state officials
    Malawi ombud gets death threats after Tractorgate probe fingers state officials
    Malawi's ombud, Martha Chimuza-Mwagonde, says she has received death threats because she is investigating graft in the government’s Green Belt...
    Malawi ombud gets death threats for Tractorgate probe that fingers state officials
    Malawi ombud gets death threats for Tractorgate probe that fingers state officials
    Malawi's ombud, Martha Chimuza-Mwagonde, says she has received death threats because she is investigating graft in the government’s Green Belt...
    Politically connected brothers, scandal, toxic loans – Malawi edition
    Politically connected brothers, scandal, toxic loans – Malawi edition
    The scandal surrounding Malawi’s politically connected Sterling Timber International has deepened, with an insider alleging that the government...
    Malawi is struggling to kick the habit but companies keep it dependent on tobacco
    Malawi is struggling to kick the habit but companies keep it dependent on tobacco
    He doesn’t smoke but Erisa Chisenga will have absorbed as much nicotine as a chain-smoker by the end of the day. It’s harvest season and the...
    Malawians want £100m for UK attack
    Malawians want £100m for UK attack
    More than five decades after British soldiers gunned down 51 unarmed freedom fighters in northern Malawi, survivors and relatives of the slain men...
    'Love one another,' says Malawi's president as NGOs lay down gauntlet
    'Love one another,' says Malawi's president as NGOs lay down gauntlet
    Barely eight months into his term of office, Malawian President Peter Mutharika and his government face the wrath of the country's nongovernmental...
    Under pressure, Malawi President suspends pay hikes
    Under pressure, Malawi President suspends pay hikes
    Malawi President Peter Mutharika has suspended indefinitely massive pay hikes for himself, his deputy, for cabinet ministers and members of...
    It's payback time, activists warn Malawi's first lady
    It's payback time, activists warn Malawi's first lady
    Malawian civil society organisations have mounted a campaign asking first lady Gertrude Mutharika to refund about $22?000 that her Beautify Malawi...