Bingu Mutharika’s Elder Daughter Tapiwa Backs Nankhumwa

Bingu Mutharika’s Elder Daughter Tapiwa Backs Nankhumwa

Malawi’s former president Bingu Wa Mutharika’s daughter, Tapiwa Mutharika has thrown her weight behind leader of Opposition Kondwani Nankhumwa, who is also Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Vice President for the Southern Region. Posting on her official facebook page on Sunday Tapiwa said: “I stand with Nankhumwa.” Asked why not siding with her uncle former president […]

DPP to Hold Convention Soon or Later

DPP to Hold Convention Soon or Later

The former governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) says it will hold convention to elect new office bearers soon or later. DPP’s secretary general, Grezelder Jeffrey disclosed in an interview with Nation Online on Tuesday.  She said the Party leadership will soon meet and discuss the matter. “Whether we like it or not, a convention is […]

Whither To MCP/UTM Alliance?

Whither To MCP/UTM Alliance?

By Fryson Chodzi Watching from the terraces the much touted political alliance of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and UTM is like watching a game of thrones. Chances are that we might not have this alliance or we will have something resembling an alliance while it’s a marriage of convenience full of mistrust and wounded foot […]