The Lilongwe Chief Resident Magistrate Court has committed the case of former Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) Director General, Aubrey Sumbuleta to the High Court.
On Wednesday, April 21, Sumbuleta appeared before the Lilongwe Chief Resident Magistrate Court to be formally charged.
Cecelia Zangaza, the State prosecutor, prayed to the Court to commit the matter to the High Court.
Sumbuleta has been charged with six counts bordering on sexual harassment and abuse of office while working as Director General of MBC and Deputy Director of Information in 2010.
Meanwhile, Chief Resident Magistrate, Patrick Chirwa, has committed the matter to the High Court.
Sumbuleta was nabbed following the release of a Malawi Human Rights Commission investigative report into the alleged sexual harassment cases.