A report on the involvement of Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc) officials in the maize purchase scandal with a Zambian broker Kaloswe is still being worked on.
Cracks are emerging in the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) over the firing of George Chaponda from the cabinet a month ago.
President Peter Mutharika has appointed Aggrey Masi as Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development.
The Anti Corruption Bureau-ACB is defending its move not to effect arrests on officials implicated in the ADMARC maize scandal.
The public continues to push for the arrest of Former minister of Agriculture George Chaponda over the maize gate scandal.
The opposition is still criticizing the Anti-Corruption Bureau for what they are describing as selective application of justice.
People’s Party symphathisers, on Monday, converged at Lilongwe police station demanding the immediate release of the party’s interim leader Uladi Mussa.
The Parliamentary Legal Affairs Committee is threatening to summon the Director of the Anti Corruption Bureau if they see no progress on the ADMARC maize scandal issue.
In a case of what may seem as finally bowing down to pressure, Malawi’s President, Peter Mutharika has fired Agriculture Minister George Chaponda from cabinet.