Three people have been injured by stones that were being pelted during the riots involving vendors and Police over trading space.No deaths have been reported and no bullets were fired.
The Malawi Defence Force moved in to remove a roadblock in the main Malangalanga trading centre and calm has returned to the City after almost two hours of riots.
Bata Shop and a PTC shop have been looted. Shops remain closed.
This is the final update unless something happens again this afternoon!