Reports reaching Malawi Punch indicate that former Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) television employee, Dexter Kanike has been killed by armed robbers at his residence in Chilimba Township, Blantyre.
According to Blantyre police the robbers broke into his house and demanded money, which he did not give them.
Instead the robbers stabbed him before stealing a laptop and cameras. Kanike was taken to Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.
Kanike was the producer of well-known television gospel programme, Melody Hour.