50+1 Threat to Multiparty Democracy

50+1 Threat to Multiparty Democracy

BY JACK BANDA I have said it so many times about the 50%+1 system that it is not good for Malawi. I repeat this system is not good for Malawi. These are my reasons: 1. The system will consummate regionalism or politics of strongholds. 2. The system will lead to the death of smaller parties. […]

Mighty DPP to Reclaim Victory

Mighty DPP to Reclaim Victory

The Constitution Court in Lilongwe on Monday failed prove that Mighty Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) benefited from Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) irregularities. Political and Social analyst, Henry Mkumbira said the Judges worked under pressure and followed public opinion in delivering justice citing the case of Jesus Christ under Pontius Pilate. Mkumbira posted: 1. The court […]

DPP Commends Supporters For Maintaining Peace

DPP Commends Supporters For Maintaining Peace

Mighty Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters have been commended for maintaining   peace during and after presidential elections case verdict despite being provoked by opposition political parties. DPP’s Secretary General Grezelder Jeffrey made the commendation in a statement dated 4 February 2020 a day after the Constitution Court in Lilongwe nullified May 21 Presidential elections.  “DPP […]

Poverty Alleviation Programmes Bearing Fruits – Chaponda

Poverty Alleviation Programmes Bearing Fruits – Chaponda

BY BLACKSON MKUPATIRA, MANA Mulanje South West Constituency legislator, George Chaponda has asked government to continue with Social Cash Transfer, and Decent and Affordable Housing Subsidy programmes, saying his people are benefiting from the two instruments. He was speaking Sunday during at the elevation ceremony of Traditional Authority Nthiramanja of Mulanje to Senior Chief Nthiramanja […]

Mzuzu Commemorates World Aids Day

Mzuzu Commemorates World Aids Day

By Ireen Mseteka Mzuzu City Mayor, Kondwani Nyasulu has said the City’s development lies in good health for its occupants, who could actively take part in various activities. He made the remarks Friday during Mzuzu City World AIDS Day commemoration, held at Mzuzu Golf Club. Nyasulu said that, “Good health is directly related to development […]

WNRCRT Courts School Children In Climate Change

WNRCRT Courts School Children In Climate Change

BY ANDREW NDHLOVU FEBRUARY 3, MANA: Wild life and Natural Resource Conservation and Rehabilitation Trust (WNRCRT) Director, Lonjezo Mwale has encouraged Primary and Secondary School students to plant more trees in efforts to mitigate adverse effects of Climate Change. Speaking during harmony International Week celebration at Chinsapo Primary school in Lilongwe, she said it was […]

Uproar As Burundian Murders 8 Malawian Motorcycle Taxi Drivers In Lilongwe

Uproar As Burundian Murders 8 Malawian Motorcycle Taxi Drivers In Lilongwe

Furious Biwi residents have burnt a modern house belonging to a Burundian national on whose plot were retrieved eight bodies of Motorcycle Taxi drivers who were allegedly killed gruesomely. Central Region Police spokesperson, Joseph Kachikho, confirmed the development but failed to give more details saying the police are still investigating the matter.  “We are still […]