The Mbeya-Urban constituency member of Parliament (MP), Mr Joseph Mbilinyi – popularly known as ‘Sugu:’ roughly ki-Swahili for ‘hardened’ or ‘chronic’ – and the secretary of the leading opposition political party Chadema for the southern highlands zone, Mr Emmanuel Masonga, appeared at the Mbeya Resident Magistrate’s Court on Monday, January 22, where their criminal case came up for hearing.