Politics

Robbers Go Away With MEC Office Computer Containing 2014 Tripartite Elections Information

Robbers Go Away With MEC Office Computer Containing 2014 Tripartite Elections Information

Unidentified people on Saturday broke into Malawi Electoral Commission (Mec) Nkhata Bay office stealing a computer set which contained the entire district’s data of the just ended tripartite elections. Confirming the development, Nkhata Bay Police publicist Sergeant Martin Bwanali said the incident happened in broad daylight on Saturday. The office is situated in the same […]

Malawi President Peter Mutharika Leaves Friday For US-African Leaders Summit At The Invitation Of US President Obama

Malawi President Peter Mutharika Leaves Friday For US-African Leaders Summit At The Invitation Of  US President Obama

State House wishes to inform the Public that His Excellency the State President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika will leave the country on Friday 1st August, 2014 for the United State of America for the US-African Leaders’ Summit scheduled for August 4-6, 2014 in Washington D.C. The plane carrying the State President will leave Kamuzu International […]

Why Joyce Banda Lost Malawi’s Presidency

Why Joyce Banda Lost Malawi’s Presidency

On Sunday May 18, 2014 just two days before Malawians went to polls, the Malawi director of information asked me what I thought Joyce Banda’s chances were to retain the presidency; after a few thoughtful seconds I answered that she would lose. A week later, my unfortunate prediction was confirmed, Joyce Banda had lost to […]

PARAMOUNT GROUP ENTERTAINING FORMER PRESIDENT JB FROM THE STOLEN JET CASH

PARAMOUNT GROUP ENTERTAINING FORMER PRESIDENT JB FROM THE STOLEN JET CASH

South Africa’s leading arms dealer the Paramount Group of Eric Echikowitz has the audacity of entertaining our former 2-year acting President Joyce Hilda Mtila Banda in South Africa with our Presidential Jet’s stolen money. That Presidential Jet was stolen from Malawi and no single citizenry of this country saw a penny from any transaction that […]

Ecama Assesses Peter’s 60 Days: Gives Him Distinction On Lean Cabinet, Public Service Reforms, Reduction In State Residence And Local Travel Budget, Accountability, Non-reversal of Key Monetary And Exchange Rate Policies

Ecama Assesses Peter’s 60 Days: Gives Him Distinction On Lean Cabinet, Public Service Reforms, Reduction In State Residence And Local Travel Budget, Accountability, Non-reversal of Key Monetary And Exchange Rate Policies

The Economics Association of Malawi (Ecama) yesterday praised President Peter Mutharika’s Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration saying it has walked the talk on most of its pre-election promised reforms. Ecama, speaking through its newly-elected president Henry Kachaje at a pre-budget consultation meeting in Lilongwe cited a lean Cabinet, public service reforms, a reduction in State […]

President Mutharika Reaffirms Commitment For Affordable Health Services In MW

President Mutharika Reaffirms Commitment For Affordable Health Services In MW

Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika says there is urgent need to improve on the efficient and effective use of available resources in the country’s health sector so as to benefit as many Malawians as possible. The president spoke when he officially opened the health financing summit, which will among other things review and deliberate […]

Mutharika Appoints Joseph Mwandidya Deputy Spy Chief

Mutharika Appoints Joseph Mwandidya Deputy Spy Chief

Barely 24 hours after firing Director of Anti-corruption Bureau (ACB) Justice Renzine Nzikamanda and Director of Public Prosecution Bruno Kalemba, President Peter Mutharika has named Joseph Mwandidya as Deputy of National Intelligence Bureau, whose boss is Nicholas Dausi. According to sources, Mwandidya is a political Science graduate from Georgia State University and has for the […]

CHRR Faults AMECEA’s Anti-gay Stand: Let’s Not Use Bible to Govern

CHRR Faults AMECEA’s Anti-gay Stand: Let’s Not Use Bible to Govern

Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) has said the statement and resolutions made by the Assembly for Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) on gay rights can trigger phobia to the minority in Africa. Last Saturday, the newly elected AMECEA leader Arch Bishop Berhaneyesus Souraphiel open denounced homosexuality describing it as […]

President Peter Mutharika staggers critics with his leadership style.

President Peter Mutharika staggers critics with his leadership style.

Malawi President has taken many people by surprise with his intensive, economic conscious and sound minded leadership since he took the mantle of leadership when he was declared a winner in the May 20, tripartite elections on 30th May 2014. Conflicting to the views of critics that Mutharika was not going to perform, President Mutharika […]

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