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Joyce Banda,67, malawi’s ex president wanted by the police over $250 million corruption case.


A court in malawi has granted the police a warrant of arrest for the country’s former president, Joyce Banda

According to a police statement tweeted by a Journalist in the country, the order for her arrest  is in relation to a corruption scandal that occurred during her stay in power as president.

The case in question, the “Cashgate” saga, is  on record as the country’s biggest financial scandal. It is said to have involved loss of about $250 million dollars.

Malawi police is said to have asked the Interpol’s assistance in arresting Mrs Banda who is currently  out of the country. She has yet to comment on her arrest.
Source:Africanews.com

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