Gandhi must fall campaign gains momentum

A pressure group has been formed to force Blantyre City Council (BCC) to abandon the process of a statue for divisive Indian activist Mahatma...

Rwanda’s Opposition wins Parliamentary Seats for the first time

Officials of the electoral commission told a news conference on Wednesday that two candidates from the small opposition Democratic Green party had been elected. However,...

Kalilani Guarantee to Support 50-50 Campaign

Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social welfare Jean Kalilani says increasing women’s participation in politics by ensuring they are elected into positions is...

3 March was fearful as God in Malawi

March 3 was not just as other days in Malawi during the reign of Kamuzu Banda in commemorating martyrs, those who died in fighting...

Malawi’s New 2015 Cabinet List

NEW CABINET ........................................................................................................... 1. State President, Minister of Defence and Commander-In-Chief of the Malawi Defence Force and the Malawi Police Service - Arthur Peter Mutharika; 2. Vice...

MUTHARIKA PAYS TRIBUTE TO LATE NGWAZI HASTINGS KAMUZU BANDA

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika today has released a statement paying respect to founding father of the Malawi nation Late Ngwazi Hastings Kamuzu Banda. In...

JB’s SPEECH AT THE NETHERLANDS AFRICA DAY

Statement by her Excellency Dr Joyce Banda, Former President of the Republic of Malawi and Founder of Joyce Banda Foundation International (JBFI) during the...

PAC TO HOLD FEDERALISM MEETING FROM NOVEMBER 24

The Public Affairs Committee (PAC) yesterday released a press statement which states that it will hold a National Stakeholders Forum on Inclusivity and Federalism...

SECESSION DESERVES DEBATE

The formation of a standalone state in the Northern region on the rationale for unfair distribution of resources, analysts have echoed calls for a...

STATEMENT BY JOYCE BANDA NULLIFYING THE 2014 MALAWI ELECTIONS

GOVERNMENT NOTICE NO. … IN THE MATTER OF THE 2014 TRIPARTITE ELECTIONS PROCLAMATION WHEREAS it has come to my attention that there have been several fraudulent and rampant...

South African based Malawian businessman, Joshua Chisa Mbele, tears apart JB’s...

JC Mbele, an adult of 50 years, of Malawian origin states as follows: I want to put it on record that President Joyce Banda is...

What if donors were nonexistent in Malawi?

With developments emerging from the cash-gate scandal and the attempt by government to treat the crisis as ‘break through’ what would have happened if...

Government is monitoring comments on social media – warns minister

Malawi’s freedom of speech might be under threat if the remarks made by the People’s Party director of Political affairs who is also the...

Mangochi sheikh backs gay rights

It is the first time in the history of Malawi. Some religious leaders have backed up homosexuals of course; however, all have been from...

Parliament starts, Speaker slaps DPP in the face

The sitting of Parliament started yesterday with a presentation of the state of the Nation address on the Capitol Hill looting by Vice President...

Nominations of candidates for all the three elections will take place...

ominations of candidates for all the three elections will take place in February 2014. The nomination fees for 2014 elections are as follows: · Presidential...

JB’s speech: Missed Opportunity

President Joyce Banda's speech in Parliament yesterday should have been an opportunity for her to spell out the basis on which her government would...

Chikaonda faults Malawi leadership

Press Corporation Limited (PCL) group chief executive officer Matthews Chikaonda has said Malawi is a sad case of failed leadership at two levels—the...