Malawi’s president sacks Covid taskforce boss amid graft claims

Malawi’s President Lazarus Chakwera has sacked the co-chair of the government’s taskforce overseeing the fight against Covid-19 pandemic. The co-chair of the taskforce, John Phuka is accused of misusing $7.7m (6 billion Malawi Kwacha). A report by the country‚Äôs ombudsman in November last year said there was lack of transparency and accountability in the implementation … Continue reading Malawi’s president sacks Covid taskforce boss amid graft claims