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Maizegate: Admarc presented a forged ZCF invoice to MRA


The Zambian Cooperation Federation (ZCF) has told the Malawian parliamentary committees probing the maizegate that the ZCF invoice that Admarc presented to the Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) is fake.

ZCF boss, James Chirwa told the Parliamentary committees that his institution never wrote any invoice to Admarc.

“The invoice is fake and we will investigate to find out who is behind the fake invoice because it has our logo,” he said.

He added that ZCF never charged Admarc for the maize because Admarc came with its own price.

“The $345 per tonne was Admarc’s price not ours so we had no choice to object because the price was higher than our own here,” he said.

Chirwa also rubbished reports that some 40 tonnes of rotten maize were sent back to ZCF by the Malawian Auction Holdings Limited, a company that was storing maize purchased from Zambia

“We did not receive any maize from Malawi as the AHL claims,” he said.

Recently, Parliamentary committees probing the infamous maizegate left for Zambia to conclude investigations in the maize scandal.

Speaking in an interview chairperson of the inquiry committee, Joseph Chidanti Malaunga said that they did not leave on Sunday as planned because they were waiting for clearance from the Zambian government to start off.

“We were supposed to leave on Sunday but the Zambian government did not give us a go ahead then to visit Zambia for the investigations.

“Right now we have received a confirmation from the Zambian embassy that we can go to Zambia and conduct the investigation, so we are leaving on Tuesday,” he said.

Malunga said they would meet officials from both the Zambian Corperation Federation (ZCF) and Kaloswe.

“We want to hear their side of the story since we have concluded our investigations in Malawi. We will also meet officials from the Zambian government,” he said.

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  1. Robert Daudi February 2, 2017 at 7:40 am -  Reply

    Catch the thief

  2. Nick Yiannakis February 2, 2017 at 7:41 am -  Reply

    APM and Chaponda are in deep trouble! Mmmmm

  3. Comred Mayamiko February 2, 2017 at 7:43 am -  Reply

    Tingotseka bungwe la admarc ndi unduna wazamalimidwe omwe, pasakhaleso admarc ayi, izo akupanga sizopindulila anthu koma kupondeleza, kufuna kupha, so titsekeletu admarc isanatiphe, kill mosquito b4 it kills u

  4. Maya Dauzeni Dodolido February 2, 2017 at 7:47 am -  Reply

    let the Truth prevail

  5. Sinapondamtota Mbirithire Masiyafumbi February 2, 2017 at 7:48 am -  Reply

    DPP a shit party full of crooks

  6. Wanangwa Penjan Mafuleka February 2, 2017 at 7:52 am -  Reply

    Chaponda ulipo kodi? kkkkk ukumva bwanji ndi m’mene zinthu zayambira kuululika? ndiye uzikananso kuti sunabe?? “forged ZCF Invoice to MRA” azimvera okha achina Kamlepo ku zambia konko!!

  7. Mic Scot February 2, 2017 at 9:09 am -  Reply

    palibe chkumukhudza chaponda apa!, mexa iwoso akufuna kudzpanga clear? GIA

  8. William Tebulo February 2, 2017 at 10:02 am -  Reply

    Kwavuta bambo

  9. Asher Cassius N February 2, 2017 at 10:23 am -  Reply

    kkkkk koma

  10. Afa Ngwe Day February 2, 2017 at 10:55 am -  Reply

    It was not ADMARC it was MRA, that is the problem of witch hunting

  11. Justin Bakili February 2, 2017 at 11:05 am -  Reply

    The beginning of of the end

    • Brian Matambo February 2, 2017 at 2:06 pm -  Reply

      Mmmmmmhh, this is just the end of beginning, we are by far to reach the end, you know what these gates means in Malawi.

    • Justin Bakili February 2, 2017 at 5:02 pm -  Reply

      Bunch of thieves surrounding the big fish

  12. Lesten Chinkhota February 2, 2017 at 11:44 am -  Reply

    Umboni wakuti commission of enquiry was fake too!!!!

  13. David Sitimah February 2, 2017 at 5:13 pm -  Reply

    Abale koma mmalawi muno bwanji…? I ‘m able to see 2019 kutavuta… eish…! kuba kwake kumeneku.

  14. Charles Banda February 2, 2017 at 6:12 pm -  Reply

    Anyatu amenewa!!!!!

  15. Chancy Saukira February 2, 2017 at 6:20 pm -  Reply


  16. Brian Chiukepo Chirambo February 2, 2017 at 8:03 pm -  Reply

    Taking Malawians for a ride,useless people!

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