IN THE HIGH COURT OF MALAWI
SITTING AT MANGOCHI
CRIMINAL CASE NO 361 OF 2010
Coram: Hon. Justice R. Mbvundula
Maele, Likomwa, Chistsime,Counsel for the State
Domasi, Counsel for the Accused
Minikwa/Saiti/Mpasu, Official Interpreters
Gondwe/Mutiti Court Reporters
Whereas MUSATOPE CHAPOTERA was charged with the offence of murder of Yohane Makiyi contrary to section 209 of the Penal Code;
And whereas this court found the said Musatope Chapotera not guilty by reason of insanity ;
And whereas under the provisions of section 135(2) of the Criminal Procedure and Evidence Code it is a requirement that upon the court making a finding as aforesaid the court must make a reception order for the admission of the accused to a mental hospital;
In accordance with the said section 135(2) of the Criminal Procedure and Evidence Code a RECEPTION ORDER IS HEREBY MADE requiring the said Musatope Chapotera, to be admitted to Zomba Mental Hospital, until such time as the Minister shall be satisfied as to the propriety of his discharge therefrom.
Made at Mangochi this 13th day of March 2017.