Malawian Prophet Bushiri Spends Another Weekend in Jail

Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary face serious charges.

Johannesburg: Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary, will spend the weekend behind bars as their bail application hearing is set to continue on Monday.

The couple and three other accused are expected to find out if they will be granted bail.

They are charged by the South African authorities with fraud of over R102 million, money laundering and the contravention of the Prevention of Organised Crimes Act.

The accused have been in custody since their arrest by the Hawks on the 20th October 2020.