The Malawi govt to probe issuance of diplomatic passport to Bushiri. Malawi govt to probe issuance of diplomatic passport to Bushiri, othersMalawi government would probe the award of diplomatic passports to South Africa based prophet Shepherd Bushiri, his wife Mary and other individuals during the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) regime, Nyasa Times understands. Bushiri was issued a diplomatic passport following political directives, Nyasa Times learnt from Department of Immigration and Citizenship Services.
It is reported that several diplomatic passports were also issued to people during the DPP regime But the current Tonse Alliance led government want to investigate abuse in issuing diplomatic passports
Minister of Homeland Security Richard Chimwendo Banda wants that diplomatic passport that were granted “dubiously” to be revoked .Government also wants to know why Bushiri has multiple Malawi passports.
Recently, High Court convicted and sentenced to five years imprisonment former minister Uladi Mussa for issuing Malawian passports to foreigners during his time as home affairs minister under the Joyce Banda administration
Source: Nyasa Times