Malawi Parliament Passes 2020/21 ‘Empty & Too Ambitious’ Budget

Malawi Parliament Passes 2020/21 ‘Empty & Too Ambitious’ Budget

Members of Parliament on Wednesday passed the 2020/21 National Budget pegged at MK 2.2 Trillion. Minister of Finance, Felix Mlusu Presented the budget statement in Parliament four weeks ago. The Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) Executive Director, John Kapito described the 2020/21 National Budget as ‘Empty and too ambitious’. Kapito said the budget has neglected […]

Consumer Rights Body Commends Govt On Fuel Prices

Consumer Rights Body Commends Govt On Fuel Prices

By Steven Godfrey Mkweteza The Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) has commended government for implementing the price stabilization fund (PSF), which it said, has resulted in a downward spirals of petroleum prices in the country amidst covid-19 pandemic. Executive Director for the consumer’s rights body, John Kapito, made the sentiments when updating the media in […]

National Budget Empty, Too Ambitious – Kapito

National Budget Empty, Too Ambitious – Kapito

The Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) Executive Director John Kapito has described the 2020/21 National Budget as Empty and too ambitious. The out-spoken consumers Rights Activist, Kapito made the remarks in a statement made available to the Publication titled ‘Ambitious Empty Budget for Consumers’. Among others, Kapito said the budget has neglected the promises made […]

CFTC Urges Consumers To Buy Certified Products

CFTC Urges Consumers To Buy Certified Products

By Memory Chatonda, MANA Competition and Fair Trading Commission (CFTC) Executive Director, James Kaphale has advised consumers in the country to desist from buying substandard goods on the market to protect their lives. Kaphale said on Tuesday during the commemoration of World Consumer Rights Day in Blantyre which was held under the theme: ‘Protecting consumers […]