Malawi President Mutharika Off To 72nd UN General Assembly: To Deliver 12 Key-Note Speeches

Malawi President Mutharika Off To 72nd UN General Assembly: To Deliver 12 Key-Note Speeches

President Peter Mutharika Friday afternoon left the country to attend the forth coming 72nd United Nations General Assembly to be held in New York, United States of America from September 19 to 25. Mutharika left the country via Kamuzu International Airport. He will be attending the session which will be held under the theme “Focusing […]

MCP, Billy Mayaya Created Those Obscene Placards-Oxfam Malawi Speaks Out

MCP, Billy Mayaya Created Those Obscene Placards-Oxfam Malawi Speaks Out

Oxfam Malawi, financiers of the Thursday marching to eliminate gender-based violence have confirmed that the infamous insulting placard was infact the works of opposition MCP Parliamentarian Jessie Kabwila and Billy Mayaya. Demonstrators were carrying placards with various messages but the one which attracted divergent comments on social media was handwritten with explicit mention of women […]

MEC Approves 19 Candidates For October 17 By-elections

MEC Approves 19 Candidates For October 17 By-elections

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has approved names of 19 candidates who submitted their nomination papers to contest in the upcoming October 17 by-elections. According to recent press statement issued by MEC and signed by Harris Potani for the Chief Elections Officer, the commission received a total of 19 nominations of which 15 where men […]

UDF Councilor Retains Mangochi Town Council Chairmanship

UDF Councilor Retains Mangochi Town Council Chairmanship

Mangochi Town council Monday retained United Democratic Front (UDF) councilor for Katuli Ward, Omar Jabil Magombo as its Chairperson while the position of vice chairperson went to Twaha Salanje of Namavi Ward. The dual were elected during the extra ordinary full council meeting held at the boma where councilors, chiefs and parliamentarians were present. Magombo […]

Ndirande-Malabada MP Aaron Sangala Prays For Good Working Relationship Between MPs & Councillors

Ndirande-Malabada MP Aaron Sangala Prays For Good Working Relationship Between MPs & Councillors

Parliamentarian for Ndirande Malabada Aaron Sangala has appealed to Members of Parliament (MPs) in the country to unite and work together with councilors. Sangala made the appeal Friday at Makata Primary School in Blantyre after Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) shadow councilor Thom Lita presented his nomination papers for the October 17 Ndirande-Makata by–elections. He said […]

‘Bias’ Justice Mwaungulu Refuses To Opt Out Of Kasambara Case: Bail Ruling Sept 23

‘Bias’ Justice Mwaungulu Refuses To Opt Out Of Kasambara Case: Bail Ruling Sept 23

The Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal Judge Dunstain Mwaungulu has quashed the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Mary Kachale’s application that he recuses himself from hearing a bail application for convicted former minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Ralph Kasambara and two others after the State accused presiding judge Dunstan Mwaungulu of “bias”. Kasambara and […]

Only DPP, MCP Candidates To Wrestle For Nsanje-Lalanje…No Show For PP, Aford, UDF

Only DPP, MCP Candidates To Wrestle For Nsanje-Lalanje…No Show For PP, Aford, UDF

Three candidates have thrown their hats in the ring for the Nsanje Lalanje Constituency by-election scheduled for October 17. Hype was high on Friday at Bangula Primary School in Nsanje district when three candidates, Gladys Ganda of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), Lawrence Sitolo of Malawi Congress Party and Winnie Wakudyanaye standing as an independent candidate […]

Uladi Mussa Threatens To Sue PP For Illegal Suspension…Kodi a Joyce Banda wo Akuwopa Change Goal Eti?

Uladi Mussa Threatens To Sue PP For Illegal Suspension…Kodi a Joyce Banda wo Akuwopa Change Goal Eti?

Suspended former ruling People’s Party acting President Uladi Mussa has threatened to take legal action against PP for illegal suspension. Mussa was speaking in an interview with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Friday after PP’s National Executive Committee (NEC) suspended him as party’s acting President barely hours after he declared his ambition to contest as […]

October 17 By-Elections: DPP Candidate Passes Nomination Test… As PP Candidate Sent Back For Late Coming

October 17 By-Elections: DPP Candidate Passes Nomination Test… As PP Candidate Sent Back For Late Coming

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate for Ndirande-Makata Ward, Thom Lita Friday successfully presented his nomination papers becoming the first person to pass the test after People’s Party Mathews Shawa was sent back for arriving at the center late. Accompanied by Party supporters and Parliamentarian for Ndirande Malabada constituency Aaron Sangala, Lita was confirmed by MEC […]

Breaking News: Joyce Banda Fires PP President Uladi Mussa…Her Son Roy Kachale Now Acting President

Breaking News: Joyce Banda Fires PP President Uladi Mussa…Her Son Roy Kachale Now Acting President

Peoples Party (PP) founder Joyce Abiti Ntila Banda has fired the current party’s president Uladi Mussa with immediate effect barely a day after he unexpectedly challenged the party’s leadership and has since replaced him with her dear son Roy Kachale. Mussa in a painful revelation told a local radio station that  Banda, currently in self imposed […]

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