Fiscal Police Thursday questioned former minister of Local Government Ben Phiri on issues related to some misappropriated funds from different parastatals.
Phiri is also Democratic Progressive Party’s Thyolo Central Parliamentarian.
It is alleged that the former governing DPP was siphoning the money for the party’s use.
According to our sources, Phiri, who was accompanied by his lawyers, went for questioning in the morning and he has since been released.
National Police spokesperson James Kadadzera has refused to comment on the issue.
He said he was still waiting to be briefed by the investigators.