Malawi Arrests Former Justice Minister Over Shooting

Police in Malawi say they have arrested a suspect in the shooting of the country’s budget director.

Officials said Friday that they have detained former justice minister Ralph Kasambara at his home in the nation’s capital, Lilongwe.

Kasambara is suspected of connection with the September 13 shooting of Paul Mphwiyo, who was reported to be about to reveal some damning evidence of government corruption. Mphwiyo survived but was seriously injured. He was taken to South Africa for…