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Malawi’s energy minister, Newton Kambala detained over fuel tender scam

August 10, 2021 3:03 pm

Malawi’s anti-corruption police on Monday announced the arrest of Energy Minister Newton Kambala, accused of trying to bribe officials in a fuel-purchase deal for the landlocked country.

The Anti-Corruption Bureau said its investigations had revealed that the minister had “attempted to influence” the National Oil Company of Malawi to award multi-million-dollar fuel supply contracts to three companies.

President Lazarus Chakwera’s senior advisor Chris Chaima Banda, was also arrested. – AFP

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