On 25th October, 2022, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) arrested Justine Kathumba,
former District Commissioner for Thyolo District. He sold land belonging to Thyolo
district Council without following procedures.
Mr. Kathumba has been charged with two counts of misuse of public office contrary to
Section 25B(1) of the Corrupt Practices Act.
The case has been adjourned to 1st December, 2022 for commencement of trial.
EGRITA M. NDALA
PRINCIPAL PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER
FOR: DIRECTOR GENERAL