Written by MARAVIPOST LEGAL
BLANTYRE (MaraPost)--Police in Malawi's central district of Kasungu are keeping in custody, John Mvano of Chimwendo village, Traditional Authority Chakhaza in Dowa for allegedly raping and strangling to death a 28 year-old woman.
The incident happened on March 1, 2014 when the suspect went to the deceased's house at around 9pm after noticing that her husband was not there. He broke into the house and grabbed the victim, according to Kasungu Publicist Burton Matthew.
Written by Channel NewAsia
PRETORIA: Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius on Monday pleaded not guilty to the Valentine's Day murder of his girlfriend, as he faced a possible life sentence in the full glare of a trial broadcast around the world.
After a state prosecutor charged that Pistorius "unlawfully and intentionally did kill" girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, the sprinter entered a plea of "not guilty, my lady".
Written by MARAPOST REPORTER
BLANTYRE (MaraPost)—Mr Hanleck Mbwetule who stole an external hard disk from the ICT dept of the Malawi Electoral Commission, has been sentenced to two years imprisonment with hard labour by the Blantyre Magistrates' Court today.
Written by MARAVIPOST
BLANTYRE (MaraPost)--The Kasungu Magistrate Court has slapped 21 year-old Gift Chirwa with a 13 year jail term with hard labour for raping a 74 year-old woman in the district.
Chirwa, according to court documents, committed the offence last November when he masqueraded as a Nyau dancer soliciting funds from the community.
Written by Super User
BLANTYRE (MaraPost)--Malawi Electoral Commission's Data Entry Clerk, Hanleck Mbwetule , who was arrested for stealing an external hard drive belonging to the Commission , has been convicted after pleading guilty to the offence of theft by public servant.