Meet Chakwera’s newly appointed Diplomats

Meet Chakwera’s newly appointed Diplomats

The following persons are amongst those appointed as diplomats: Mr. Younous Abdul Karim Mia who has been posted Kuwait for a third time as an Ambassador (previously under Bingu Wa Mutharika; Joyce Banda and now Chakwera) – he is relative of Honourable Deputy Minister Abida Mia. Ms. Margaret Constance Kamoto – served as counsellor in […]

NOW OFFICIAL: Chakwera Rewards HRDC… Mayaya, Sembereka, Luke Tembo Off to Embassies

NOW OFFICIAL: Chakwera Rewards HRDC… Mayaya, Sembereka, Luke Tembo Off to Embassies

President Lazarus Chakwera has rewarded three top members of the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) who led a violet and blood-shed demonstrations prior to 2020 elections re-run. The three are among 40 newly appointed Deputy High Commissioners, Ambassadors and other diplomats. The three are Luke Tembo, Billy Mayaya and MacDonald Sembereka. In an interview with […]

Chakwera killing Malawi’s civil liberties and labour rights with draconian laws-Nankhumwa

Chakwera killing Malawi’s civil liberties and labour rights with draconian laws-Nankhumwa

Leader of the opposition in Parliament Kondwani Nankhumwa has lashed out at President Lazarus Chakwera and his MCP government for introducing draconian laws in the county which are against the tenets of democracy that Malawians fought against in 1993. Nankhumwa who was joined by vocal parliamentarians for Rumphi East, Kamlepo Kalua and Yeremiah Chihana for […]

Do Us a Favor; Move Chilima to Mtunthama

Do Us a Favor; Move Chilima to Mtunthama

BY FRYSON CHODZI Every time I drive past Vice President Saulos Chilima’s private residence in Area 43 in Lilongwe, am reminded how President Chakwera is coming up short to an agreement that was signed leading to Tonse Alliance. I can state here without fear of contradiction that one of the issue that was agreed upon […]

Let DPP Allow Chilima to be their Candidate

Let DPP Allow Chilima to be their Candidate

BY LYSON SIBANDE Let me try to think like an excellent political strategist that I could be, if I tried to be one – that’s just a joke – simbali yanga, but let me try and follow me closely!!! The UTM and MCP alliance has collapsed. UTM is the biggest casualty and MCP wins it […]

Minister Nancy Tembo Given 72 Hours To Account For K40 Billion Or Resign

Minister Nancy Tembo Given 72 Hours To Account For K40 Billion Or Resign

By Watipaso Mzungu, Contributor  The Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has given the Minister of Natural Resources, Nancy Tembo, 72 hours to either account for the US$50 million (about K40 billion) feared to have been plundered through a bogus tree fake planting exercise in the Shire River Basin or step down. “Malawi […]