Dynasty Ownership Of Parties Is A Threat To Democracy-The Case Of Roy Joyce Kachale Banda

Dynasty Ownership Of Parties Is A Threat To Democracy-The Case Of Roy Joyce Kachale Banda

A few days after the announcement of UTM/PP/Tikonze alliance, it has collapsed due to People’s Party (PP) leader Joyce’s Banda’s insistence that her son, Roy Kachale, be running mate to Saulos Chilima. Sources close to the talks have disclosed that Joyce Banda put her foot down on Kachale’s inclusion in the alliance as running mate. […]

MY OPINION ON CHAKWERA’S RESIGNATION AS PARLIAMENTARIAN

MY OPINION ON CHAKWERA’S RESIGNATION AS PARLIAMENTARIAN

In very clear and unambiguous manner, the law says: “No person shall be eligible for nomination as a candidate for election as President or First Vice-President or for appointment as First Vice-President or Second Vice-President if that personis a holder of a public office or a member of Parliament, unless that person first resigns.” – […]

The UTM/PP/AFORD/TPP Alliance Is A Joke

The UTM/PP/AFORD/TPP Alliance Is A Joke

Last time I mentioned the UTM/PP alliance as one of workable alliances. The reason is that it is the kind that cannot generate any kind of protest vote because both parties have few but desperate and scared voters. It is a fact that Joyce Banda and her PP got around 1 million votes in 2014. […]

Opposition Alliance Might Work In Favour Of DPP

Opposition Alliance Might Work In Favour Of DPP

As the May 21 General Elections are drawing closer, Malawians on social media and other platforms continue to talk about the need for pre-electoral coalitions for Opposition parties. Some political leaders too, like Honorable Kamlepo Kalua and former President Joyce Banda, among others, have openly supported and opened up to the idea of Opposition alliances. […]

Ex-President JB Is Wasting Her Time

Ex-President JB Is Wasting Her Time

Former President Joyce Banda has been a busy bee lately.  She has been zigzagging around the countryside reminding Malawians how sweet she once was and that she is still presidential material. She is asking the people to vote for her again in the forthcoming elections slated for May 21 for another round of ‘development’, and […]

Echoes from the Past

Echoes from the Past

19 years ago, in the year of the Lord 2000 AD while working for Daily Times as an investigative Journalist, alongside Mabvuto Banda and Mc Donald Chapalapata I wrote disturbing a story on the Chiradzulo murders. In that story, I reported how women especially in Chiradzulo District and surrounding areas were being mercilessly and brutally […]

MEETING Jumani

MEETING Jumani

2 I was 14 when I first met Jumani. It was at his home on the small island kingdom of Bahrain, where he was living at the time, along with his purported mother, Mirriam Kaunda, her husband Matt Johansson, and his sister. In my recollection, the family seemed like a happy one then, and so […]

Why MCP Why? Rest Well Juman

Why MCP Why? Rest Well Juman

Reverend Lazarous, Kandondo and the MCP but why?😭😭😭🤷‍♂🤷‍♂🤷‍♂ Really poisoning this young man Jumani for only asking you to surrender the properly of his late dad, the late Dr Hastings Kamuzu Banda. Why kill this very innocent man? Who now takes care of his young wife and baby. Lazarous Chakwera and the MCP you are […]

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