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Ansah, Muhara, Kaphale Shamed in Ombudsman Report

All Africa 06 Mar 2021
Ombudsman Martha Chizuma on Thursday released a report titled 'Upholding Professionalism,' an ...

Bushiris obtain court interdict preventing Malawian police from arresting them, lawyer says

News24 23 Feb 2021
Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary Bushiri have obtained a court interdict in the High Court of Malawi preventing police from arresting them before their next court appearance, their lawyer says ... .

Malawi President Announces Strict Measures Against Perpetrators of Gender-Based Violence

Voa News 10 Dec 2020
Malawi's President Lazarus Chakwera has announced plans for stiffer penalties against those who commit gender-based violence, after a jump in cases during the pandemic ... Immaculate Maluza, president for Women Lawyers Association in Malawi, says attitudes toward gender-based violence must change.

Malawi Court Frees Preacher Bushiri After Deeming His Arrest Illegal

Voa News 20 Nov 2020
A court in Malawi has freed a self-proclaimed prophet wanted in South Africa for theft, money laundering, and fraud ... During a bail application hearing Thursday in Lilongwe, state lawyer Steve Kayuni said the couple should remain in custody for 30 days as Malawi’s government awaits a formal extradition request from South African government.

Four lawyers withdraw from fugitive Bushiris’ bail bid in Malawi

Independent online (SA) 19 Nov 2020
Rustenburg – Four lawyers have withdrawn from representing fraud accused Shepherd Bushiri and his wife, Mary, in a bail bid in a Malawian court, local media reported ... Wapona Kita, believed to be one of the best lawyers in Malawi, will represent them when they bring their bail application at the Lilongwe Magistrate's Court.

Bushiri’s lose R5.5 million home while co-accused appear in Pretoria Magistrate’s Court

Independent online (SA) 19 Nov 2020
This as the pair violated their bail conditions of not leaving the country and failing to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court today alongside their three co-accused ... Meanwhile, Bushiri’s Lawyer Terrence Baloyi said they were awaiting the outcome of the bail application in Malawi as it was still underway. Pretoria News .

JUST IN | Bushiris set to appear in Malawi court, lawyer confirms

News24 18 Nov 2020
Wanted self-proclaimed Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary are set to appear in a court in Malawi later on Wednesday, lawyer Terrence Baloyi has confirmed to News24 ... .

New lessons from the 'cradle of development cooperation'

Phys Dot Org 09 Nov 2020
Colin Baker spent large parts of his life in Nyasaland—today's Malawi. As a British colonial official, the lawyer served as district commissioner of a remote rural region ... African states, Malawi has remained the only former colony where lay judges attend their own diploma course.

Lawyer Bonzoe Soko Brands Chokhotho's Threatening Claims As Malicious

All Africa 23 Sep 2020
Lawyer Khumbo Bonzoe Soko, who was spokesperson of the legal ...

Law Professor Declares Malawi 'Too Broken to Be Fixed' As K7bn Legal Fees Debate Rages On

All Africa 15 Aug 2020
A vocal and outspoken law professor has declared that Malawi is too broken to be fixed, saying he cannot understand why the defense lawyers in the presidential election petition case were awarded a staggering K7 billion as legal costs ....