The Fiscal Police in area 6 in Lilongwe is interrogating DPP MP and former Minister of Local Government Ben Phiri.
According to information confirmed by AkometsiNews is that, it has been discovered through the ongoing MERA auditing that over K15 million from the institution funded Ben Phiri’s private trips and accommodation.
It is also discovered that other millions from various government institutions funded the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) operations as per instructions from Ben Phiri.
MERA CEO Collins Magalasi and his concubine Dorothy Cash Madam Shonga were arrested on fraud issues at the energy regulator institution.
Police PRO Kadadzera has asked for more time on the issue before he talks to press.