Anti Corruption Bureau Director Generál Martha Chizuma is expected to take plea before the Chief Resident Magistrate Court in Lilongwe on Februáry 8.
Chizuma’s lawyer Powell Nkhutabasa asked for an adjournment as he informed the court that Chizuma was unable to attend court today as she is currently on official duties in Blantyre.
Nkhutabasa asked prosecutions to serve the defense team with all disclosures so as to be able to appreciate the nature of the case the state has against Chizuma.
The state said they will make available the disclosures by Tuesday next week.
Said Nkhutabasa:” The defense needs the disclosures so as to be able to properly direct and advise its client on how to take plea.”
Chizumas case is based on what Président Lazarus Chakwera and Justice Minister Titus Mvalo lied to Malawians that it had been withdrawan