October 4th, 2013

Around 800 people arrested in Lilongwe, criminals and illegal immigrants.

Posted on 04 Oct 2013 at 12:47pm

by rebeccachimjeka

Over 800 hundred people have been arrested in Malawi’s administrative capital, Lilongwe in a joint operation between the Malawi Defense Forces and the Malawi Police Service.

Deputy Police Public Relations Officer for the Center, Kingsily Dandaula has confirmed the operations and the arrests. He disclosed those arrested are being kept in various police cells around the capital.

According to Dandaula the operation which started Thursday night is aimed at cleansing the city off criminals, stolen items and illegal immigrants.

When he was asked if the operation was…