Former Malawi Minister of Agriculture, George Chaponda, has been arrested by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) this morning over maizegate.
ACB legal and prosecution director Chrispin Khunga told the press that Chaponda was arrested this morning when he went to ACB offices in Blantyre for questioning.
He was in the company of his lawyer, Jai Banda.
According to Khunga, Chaponda will appear in court today.
ACB was granted Chaponda’s warrant of arrest last week.
More to come