MEC Asked to Abolish Tripartite Elections

MEC Asked to Abolish Tripartite Elections

By George Mponda Dedza, September 23, Mana: Senior Chief Kachere in Dedza has proposed that the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) should consider abolishing tripartite elections to ensure result credibility. Kachere made the remarks during a multiparty liaison committee meeting which was organized by the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) attended by chiefs, members […]

Catholic Priests Urged to Empower Women

Catholic Priests Urged to Empower Women

By George Mponda Dedza, September 15, Mana: Catholic priests from Dedza Diocese have been challenged to support women by giving them more decision making powers. Speaking during a workshop for Parish priests, Catholic Women’s Organisation (CWO) and Parish Council Chairpersons organised by the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) on Monday, Diocesan Social Development […]

CCJP Calls For Peace Ahead of Polls

CCJP Calls For Peace Ahead of Polls

By Ayamba Kandodo – MEC Stringer The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP), Mangochi Diocese has advised political party, religious leaders, chiefs and other influential leaders in the district to nurture peace ahead of the fresh presidential election slated for July 2 this year. CCJP Mangochi Diocesan Secretary, Bruno Banda made the call recently […]

Churches Urged to Stay Away From Partisan Politics

Churches Urged to Stay Away From Partisan Politics

By George Mponda, MANA As the country is gearing up for the forthcoming presidential election on July 2, the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) in Dedza has urged church leaders in the district to be non partisan in politics. Speaking during an interface meeting between traditional, religious, political party leaders and local government […]