Chilima Addresses African Regional Forum on Sustainable Development

Chilima Addresses African Regional Forum on Sustainable Development

Vice President Saulos Chilima on Tuesday joined various other high level speakers from Africa to virtually address an African Regional Forum on Sustainable Development being hosted by the Democratic Republic of Congo. As Minister for Economic Planning and Development which also oversees the National Statistical Office (NSO), Chilima addressed a special panel that that discussed […]

CDEDI dares Chakwera to walk the talk on trimming of presidential powers, depoliticizing ACB, addressing teachers’ grievances

CDEDI dares Chakwera to walk the talk on trimming of presidential powers, depoliticizing ACB, addressing teachers’ grievances

By Watipaso Mzungu The Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has yet again dared President Lazarus Chakwera, asking him to walk the talk on his promise to trim presidential powers and depoliticize the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB). CDEDI executive director Sylvester Namiwa argues that Malawi cannot win the battle against corruption and theft of […]

Things Fall Apart for MCP in Lilongwe Msinja South

Things Fall Apart for MCP in Lilongwe Msinja South

By Joshua Mphanda, MEC Stringer Things fall apart in Lilongwe Msinja South constituency as eight losing candidates in the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) primary election in which Francis Belekanyama was declared the winner have disputed the results and vowed to go independent. The development came to light on Tuesday when the aspirants accused the ruling […]

Public Service Systems Review Taskforce calls on Malawians to submit their views, proposals and comments

Public Service Systems Review Taskforce calls on Malawians to submit their views, proposals and comments

PRESS RELEASETHE PUBLIC SERVICE SYSTEMS REVIEW TASKFORCE – A CALLFOR SUBMISSIONSLilongwe Tuesday 2nd March, 2021 The Public Service Systems Review Taskforce is inviting the general public to submit their views, proposals and comments on the review of the three Government Systems of Allowances, Procurement and Employment Contracts as mandated by His Excellency Dr Lazarus McCarthy […]

2020/21 Mid Year Budget Review Response By DPP’s Mwanamvekha In The National Assembly March 1st 2021 (Full Text Here)

2020/21 Mid Year Budget Review Response By DPP’s Mwanamvekha In The National Assembly March 1st 2021 (Full Text Here)

THE 2020/2021 MIDYEAR BUDGET REVIEW RESPONSE BY DEMOCRATIC PROGRESSIVE PARTY (DPP) DELIVERED IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY BY HONOURABLE. JOSEPH MATHYOLA MWANAMVEKHA, MP  MONDAY, 1ST    MARCH 2021  INTRODUCTION Madam Speaker, I rise to contribute to the debate on the motion of the 2020/2021 Midyear Budget review, which was presented to the August House by the Minister […]

Joseph Mwanamvekha Talks Tough On Mid Year Budget Report

Joseph Mwanamvekha Talks Tough On Mid Year Budget Report

As the mid-year budget session gets hot, DPP was the first to respond through its Financial Spokesperson Hon.Joseph Mwanamvekha. The trained Economist from the University of Malawi and abroad who is also the immediate past Finance Minister in DPP lead government begun his response by thanking the Former Head Of State Prof.Arthur Peter Mutharika  for […]

Lawyer Theu To Represent Mathanga, Kunje Against Chakwera In Courts

Lawyer Theu To Represent Mathanga, Kunje Against Chakwera In Courts

Lawyer Bright Theu who condemned two MEC Commissioners Linda Kunje and Jean Mathanga as incompetent in the 2019 Elections Case, will now fight for their survival at MEC as he has embarked on a legal battle against President Lazarus Chakwera’s decision of denying his clients their benefits, allowances and honoraria dating back to June7, 2021. […]

VP Chilima’s Speech At The Virtual Engineers Conference

VP Chilima’s Speech At The Virtual Engineers Conference

Republic of Malawi SPEECH BY RT. HON. Dr. SAULOS KLAUS CHILIMA, VICE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI; MINISTER OF ECONOMIC PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT AND PUBLIC SECTOR REFORMS AT THE VIRTUAL ENGINEERS CONFERENCE ON 26-02-2021 AT OVP BOARDROOM, CAPITAL LILONGWE Honourable Nancy Chaola Mdooko, Deputy Minister of Transport and Public Works Mr. Patrick Zimpita, Principal […]