THE HIGH COURT OF MALAWI
APPLICATION CASE NO. 53 OF 2008
CORAM : CHOMBO,
: Kalasa, Counsel for the Applicant
application for bail was heard in the absence of a representative
from the State despite service being effected. The absence
affidavit opposing the application by the State was further evidence
that the State had no intentions to oppose the application.
applicant has been in custody since 2006 and has not been dealt with
as required by law. As the State has shown no reasons
continued detention I will grant bail on the following conditions:
pay bail of K5,000.00 cash into Court before being
produce 2 sureties each surety to be bonded in the sum
of K5,000.00 not cash.
surrender passport, if any, or documents of travel and
not to leave the country without the written authority of Police
once on bail, report to Dedza Police Station once every
fortnight on a Wednesday before 12.00 noon except if he is required
report to Court on the same day.
said sureties are to be examined by the Registrar within 21 days of
this order on a date and time to be fixed by him.
in Chambers this 16th
day of May, 2008.
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