Ngulube – Released on bail

MANGOCHI (Malawi NewsNow) –Mangochi Magistrate Court has released on bail District Commissioner for Mwanza, Mr Jack Ngulube, who was arrested by Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) for allegedly being involved in fraudulent transactions that involved millions of the government funds while at Mangochi District Council.

The ACB also arrested a procurement officer for Mangochi District Council, Mr Michael Khoko as well as a businessman identified as Mr Malison Mpiwu whose involvement in the supplying of various materials to the council is believed to have assisted in the plunder of government funds.

But the court released the three on Wednesday on bail pending full hearing.

ACB Public Relations Officer Mrs  Egrita Ndala said they arrested the three on suspicion of  fraudulent procurement procedures that date back to 2014.