Chakwera Told to Suspend State House Chief Of Staff, Director of Finance Over Crossroads Scandal

Chakwera Told to Suspend State House Chief Of Staff, Director of Finance Over Crossroads Scandal

The Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has asked President Lazarus Chakwera to suspend State House staff implicated in the Crossroads Hotel  scandal in order to pave way for investigations.   The Scandal involves the ‘suspicious’ payment MK12.5 Million Hotel bill from State House for accommodation for four foreign nationals, which state House […]

Msungama’s MCP Constituents Irk Chakwera For Torching Kumbali Lodge…Urges Them To Respect Rule of Law

Msungama’s MCP Constituents Irk Chakwera For Torching Kumbali Lodge…Urges Them To Respect Rule of Law

President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera has advised Ulemu Msungama’s Lilongwe City South East Constituents who torched Kumbali Lodge to always respect the rule of law regardless of whatever issues affecting them. Chakwera said this when he visited the Lodge, part of which was burned by irate MCP die-hards early Sunday over long- standing land disputes. Kumbali […]

Chakwera Faces Parliament Amidst State House Corruption Scandal

Chakwera Faces Parliament Amidst State House Corruption Scandal

Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera will once again appear before Parliament to answer questions from Members of Parliament. According to a statement signed by Secretary to the President and Cabinet, Zangazanga Chikhosi the president will arrive at the chamber at 2 O’clock in the afternoon. According to speaker of Parliament, Gotani Hara members of parliament are […]

State Not Ready to Prosecute Ex-Minister Henry Mussa

State Not Ready to Prosecute Ex-Minister Henry Mussa

Principal Resident Magistrate Viva Nyimba has expressed concern over delays in prosecution of former Minister of Information Henry Mussa and former director of Information Gideon Munthali. The two are accused of stealing computers and gensets. The court sat today for plea and possible commencement of trial. However, the state asked for an adjournment saying they […]

Oops!Chakwera Bars MIJ Radio From State House Weekly Briefings

Oops!Chakwera Bars MIJ Radio From State House Weekly Briefings

President Lazarus Chakwera has banned Malawi Institute of Journalism (MIJ) FM radio from State House Weekly press briefings. Chakwera through his Press Secretary Brian Banda ordered the removal of MIJ radio from the list of media houses that attend the weekly State House press briefings simply because the radio is experiencing temporary technical challenge which […]

Clearing Rubble: ACB to Probe Chakwera, State House

Clearing Rubble: ACB to Probe Chakwera, State House

The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) says will probe President Lazarus Chakwera on fraud allegations circulating on Social media indicating that State House has been inflating figures for business at Crossroads Hotel. ACB’s Director General, Reyneck Matemba disclosed the development on Monday during a press conference held in Lilongwe. He said the body will soon commence […]

Chakwera Pressured to Act As Malawi Turns Into Lawless State

Chakwera Pressured to Act As Malawi Turns  Into Lawless State

The Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has asked Malawi President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera to denounce acts of mob justice as the country is degenerating into a lawless state. CDEDI Executive Director, Sylvester Namiwa made the comment in statement issued on Monday following the brutal killing of an elderly woman in Dedza district […]

MCP to Focus On Strengthening Grassroots Structures

MCP to Focus On Strengthening Grassroots Structures

By Elijah Phompho, MEC stringer One of the ruling Parties in the country, the Malawi Congress Party (MCP), has called upon party leadership to focus strengthening its grassroots structures across the country. MCP’s Deputy Director of Strategic Planning, Kelita Kanyandura made Sunday during the launch of Campaign for Makhwira south ward in Chikwawa ahead of By-elections slated for 10 November. […]

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