Mangochi Residents Commends Police For HRDC Arrests

Mangochi Residents Commends Police For HRDC Arrests

Mangochi residents on Wednesday conducted peaceful demonstrations commending government for arresting Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) leaders Timothy Mtambo, Gift Trapence and Mc Donald Sembereka. The three were arrested for inciting people to seal State House which was contrary to section 103 of the police act. The Peaceful March started from Mangochi round-about to Mangochi […]

Malawi Lawyers Backs Police Over HRDC Arrest

Malawi Lawyers Backs Police Over HRDC Arrest

The Malawi Law Society (MLS) has commended the Malawi Police Service (MPS) for arresting self-claimed Human Rights Defenders Gift Trapence, Timothy Mtambo and McDonald Sembereka for inciting people to seal state house contrary to section103 of the police act. The Police arrested Trapence and Sembereka on Sunday while Mtambo will surrender himself to Central region […]

CCAP Nkhoma Synod Moderator Betrays Mtambo

CCAP Nkhoma Synod Moderator Betrays Mtambo

The Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP)-Nkhoma Synod Moderator Bizwick Nkhoma has betrayed Timothy Mtambo by leaking a phone conversation he had with the fugitive Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) chairperson. From his hiding, Mtambo called Reverend Nkhoma asking him to mobilize people in the church to protest against the arrest of Gift Trapence and […]

Criminal Timothy Mtambo Still On The Run

Criminal Timothy Mtambo Still On The Run

A few hours after declaring on facebook that he is not scared, Timothy Mtambo has proven he is coward by escaping a police arrest. Mtambo posted his comment on facebook just after President Peter Mutharika warned him and his allies against abuse of law. Police arrested his colleagues Gift Trapence and MacDonald Sembereka at a […]

Honeymoon Over for HRDC – Mutharika

Honeymoon Over for HRDC – Mutharika

Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has strongly warned Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) leaders and opposition political parties in the country against creating a lawless state. President Professor Mutharika issued the warning on Sunday at Njamba Freedom Park in Blantyre during Democratic Progressive Party and United Democratic Front (UDF) joint rally. The warning follows […]

Minibus Drivers Blame HRDC Demos For Loss Of Business

Minibus Drivers Blame HRDC Demos For Loss Of Business

By Owen Zayambika, MANA Demonstrations that Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has been staging since August, 2019 are said to have resulted into damage of over 40 minibuses that commute between Lilongwe and Mchinji. A grouping known as Mchinji Drivers Association said in an interview on Monday that the commuter minibuses have had their wind […]

DPP, UDF Puts MCP Violence In Spotlight As They Seal Alliance Deal

DPP, UDF Puts MCP Violence In Spotlight As They Seal Alliance Deal

Democratic Progressive Party and United Democratic Front on Tuesday announced a working alliance with indirect condemnation at MCP for living up to its dictatorship days as a party of violence and bloodshed. In their joint statement and in speeches by leaders of the two parties, MCP’s violence of the past 11 months kept recurring, in […]

Billy Kaunda to Continue Supporting Government

Billy Kaunda to Continue Supporting Government

An Independent Member of Parliament for Mzimba West Constituency, Billy Kaunda has vowed to continue supporting governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) development agendas. Kaunda made the comments recently after moving from government to independent side in parliament. “My moving to independent benches does not mean that I will be supporting everything against the government. I […]

HRDC Citizen Rally Ends With Ugly Scenes

HRDC Citizen Rally Ends With Ugly Scenes

By Joel Chirwa & Taonga Nyirenda Teargas billowed over Rumphi Trading Centre and nearby slums early afternoon Friday following running battles between Police and mobs of youth, who run amok. The Youth who dispersed from Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) citizen rally wanted Northern Region Water Board Rumphi District Office, over alleged high water bills. […]