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Malawi arrests chief suspect in 'Cashgate' scandal

Malawi President Joyce Banda speaks during a press conference dedicated to the ongoing national Tripartite Elections at Kamuzu Palace in the capital Lilongwe, on May 22, 2014A chief suspect in Malawi’s “Cashgate” corruption scandal, who was a high-ranking official and financier of ex-president Joyce Banda’s People’s Party, was arrested by police on Sunday. Oswald Lutepo was held days after sending a letter to the Attorney General claiming he was threatened and told not to implicate Banda in the “Cashgate” allegations, the biggest financial scandal in the history of the small southern African country. “Yes, Mr Lutepo has been re-arrested and he will be charged for perjury,” police prosecutor Rodwel Ziyaya from Kasungu district in central Malawi, told AFP.

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