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Malawi opposition to shun State of Nation Address

APA Lilongwe (Malawi) Malawi opposition intends to shun President Bingu wa Mutharika during the delivery of the State of...

DEMOCRACY IN A TEST TUBE

Is politics a question of different rules, the same game? When answering the National Referendum question of “Yes/No” in 1992, little did...

Friday 11th March 2011

» PDC Malawi @ Nature's Gift Permaculture – Module 2 Plan Africa Kristof is well versed in the use of...

ROOT OF DEMOCRACY

The concepts of democracy are deeply rooted in obedience to the teachings of the Bible. Therefore, democracy cannot come naturally. It requires a...

“Fire all Deputy Ministers”, activist demands

As activists gang up against Joyce Banda’s regime, there are fresh calls for the government to get rid of all deputy ministers in...

Malawi Economic and Social Development: Government Cannot Do it All by...

In some circumstances we should be careful and not be caught out to be hypocrites when we are quick to criticise and pile...

Electoral stakeholder threatens to sue the government over postponed polls in...

by: Lameck Masina Various electoral stakeholders in Malawi have expressed resentment over postponement of the local government elections and have threatened to government to...

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...

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...

Malawi postpones much-awaited local govt. to 2014

BLANTYRE--The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has announced the postponement of the long-awaited Local Government Elections to 2014, the elections body said in a...

Parvez Sheikh on Wikileaks and the Post-Modern Frontiersman

The story of Wikileaks has reverberated across the globe proving to be one of the most contentious issues of recent times. An analysis...

Malawi: Arrests Signal Deteriorating Rights Environment

The Malawi government's recent surge of arrests and threats against critics reflects its broader crackdown on free speech and other basic rights. On...

Malawi’s democracy dips into recession

President Bingu wa Mutharika is displaying signs of increasing authoritarianism in Malawi. Between independence in 1964 and the referendum to end the one...

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...

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...

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...

Malawi Opposition Accuse President of Inciting Violence

A prominent member of Malawi’s opposition United Democratic Front (UDF) said President Bingu Wa Mutharika’s call on his supporters to “aggressively” defend him...

NEGLECTED PUBLIC STRUCTURES IN OLD CAPITAL CITY – ZOMBA

Is it evidence of endemic institutional abuse of public resources? ATUSAYE B. MWALWANDA The national budget includes among other recurring public expenditures, costs for maintenance...