JAMES CHUMA REPLACES MULLI AS DPP FINANCIAL GURU

Businessman James Chuma is now the man to talk to if you want any government business or favours from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) replacing the once flamboyant Leston Mulli. Chuma is now controlling all government businesses with him getting the lions share and in the end funding some of the parties strategic activities like the on going elections case. We can reveal that Chuma has been the one paying the lawyers representing President Peter Mutharika in the elections case and is now trying to find ways of getting…

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MEC BOSSES IN DUBIOUS ALLOWANCES: Get millions for outside trips not taken

Beleaguered Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) bosses have been shamed in an allowances scam where they got money in millions of kwachas for 50 days out of Station trips that were never taken. At the centre of it all is MEC Chief Elections Officer Sammy Alfandika who got K1.8 million for 50 days out of station allowances yet he never traveled out of duty station for those days. Greedy also got better of Alfandika who also got international allowances on top of these allowances when he traveled to the United Kingdom…

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BREAKING NEWS: FIRST CAPITAL BANK UNDER INVESTIGATION

By Maxwell CHOME The Newly branded FIRST CAPITAL BANK formerly First Merchant Bank is being investigated by the Central Bank in Lilongwe because of its role during the sale of TNM shares in 2010 and other transactions by Press corporation. The bank has been found on the firing range after its Executive Chair Hitesh Anadikati was involved in serious corruption with the late Dr Matthews Chikaonda who was the CEO of Press Corporation. The Central Bank has been forced to start investigations after USAID regional office made a request since…

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EXPOSED!HITESH ANADKAT FUNDS VIOLENT DEMOS

Exposed! Hitesh Anadkat and his First Capital Bank are funding some people to turn violent in the civil Society organized demonstrations to force beleaguered Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chairperson Jane Ansah out. We can reveal that Anadkat has been funding some thugs to infiltrate the demonstrators and destroy businesses of his enemies and business competitors. Insiders said Anadkat used one of his trusted Malawian managers Ewen Hiwa to identify the thugs who who were paid K60,000 each to carry out the job “Those starting the violence are very few and…

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BREAKING NEWS: RESERVE BANK MANAGER IMPLICATES GOODALL GONDWE IN K354MILLION MEC-GATE

The Reserve Bank Manager who was arrested with other four employees has revealed that K354million missing at Reserve Bank was transferred to Data Entry Clerks of Malawi Electoral Commission. The former finance Minister directed the Reserve Bank Manager to transfer 18 Million Kwacha to each data clerk. The transaction failed to balance due to over shooting in MEC’s budget and the Manager tried to convince Gondwe but nothing was done at a right time reaching the period internal Auditors discovered a fraud after urgent instruction from RBM Governor. The Manager…

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MALAWI: THE TIPPEX ECONOMY

Malawi is a ‘Tippex’ nation. It uses ‘Tippex’ to decide its future and no wonder the country has a ‘Tippex’ economy. Tippex is not easy to find nowadays thanks to the digital age, people in offices and businesses are using emails more and there is less paperwork. But the once forgotten ‘Tippex’ found it’s way on the Malawian market just as the beleaguered Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) were about to tabulate figures in the just ended elections. An economist commentator said even the country us now a ‘Tippex’ economy. “Have…

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MALAWI GOVERNMENT HAILS CHINA CIVIL ENGINEERING CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION

Malawi Government has commended China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) the contractor of TAZARA for taking great strives towards the socio-economic development of this country. Since the registration in Malawi in 2015,CCECC has carried out several projects such as Lithipe-Lobi roads project, 500 water chambers in Lilongwe and upgrading of Capital Hill water networks which are contributing to the development of the economy. The company, has rich experience in the sectors of railway construction, project contracting, civil engineering design &consultancy, real estate development. The business of CCECC has covered over…

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ESCOM DEMOLITION COMPANY INVOLVED IN KATAPILA: Failed to finish BWB K200million contract due to katapila

The company contracted to demolish Escom House in Blantyre at a staggering price of K675 million, failed to finish another contract with Blantyre Water Board (BWB) worth K200 million two years ago, we can reveal. Irrigwater Mining and Equipment was contracted to build steel water tanks at Lunzu in Blantyre by BWB two years ago but failed to finish the project because they were involved in Katapila (usury) with a Blantyre businessman. “I don’t know if Escom did a due diligence on this company. These guys had a contract with…

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BREAKING NEWS: MUTHARIKA ORDERS MRA TO STOP BUYING FUEL FROM PUMA

Panic mode. President Peter Mutharika has ordered tax collecting body Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) to stop buying fuel from Puma Energy Malawi suspecting the former of leaking information to Vice President Saulos Chilima on how the tax body is abusing resources by supporting the ruling DPP in its campaign. Chilima on Sunday warned parastatal bodies MRA and Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) of diverting money from their organizations disguised as ‘special operations’ to fund the DPP campaign and warned the bosses that they will be held personally liable after the…

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ZAMEER KARIM AT IT AGAIN: GIVES APM $200, 000 FOR MEDIA CAMPAIGN

Beleaguered businessman Zameer Karim who ‘donated’ the controversial K145 million to President Peter Mutharika has again given $200,000 (approx. K147,000) to help propel the battered image of Mutharika ahead of the watershed May elections. We can reveal that, unlike last time where he deposited the K145 million into a DPP account whose sole signatory is President Mutharika, this time Karim played it safe by making the money available in cash to President Mutharika’s aides, Mabvuto Bamusi and Dr Bright Molande. Zameer also roped in his relatives to contribute to the…

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