Mzuzu demostrations to go ahead despite Council plea to reschedule

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) Northern region chapter says it will go ahead with planned demonstrations for Friday, July 19 despite calls from Mzuzu City...

Weekly Demos Rescheduled

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has announced a reschedule of weekly demonstrations from Friday’s to Thursday’s as one way of accommodating Muslims in the...

MCP, UTM Give Nankhumwa’s Dialogue Call Cold Shoulder

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and United Transformation Movement (UTM) have said they will not take the offer made by Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) vice...

High Court Orders MBC to Provide Defamatory Recordings of Jefu wa...

The high court in Blantyre has ordered the state owned Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) and Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) to hand over content...

Nankhumwa’s dialogue statement lacks honesty – Mvula

Political analyst Humphreys Mvula says the recent mediation statement by Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Southern Region vice president Kondwani Nankhumwa lacks political honesty. During Sunday’s...

Prophet Mbewe against Demonstrations, says ‘Malawi needs Peace’

Prophet David F. Mbewe of Living Word Evangelistic Church (LWEC) has condemned Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) and other stakeholders who are demonstrating in...

HRDC shocked by ‘mysterious deaths’

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) Monday shifted the nationwide anti-Justice Jane Ansah demonstrations initially scheduled for today (Tuesday) to Friday. HRDC Chairperson, Timothy Mtambo, said...

Zambia Ex-Minister Arrested Over Electoral Fight

Police in Zambezi district of North Western Province have arrested former Zambezi East Member of Parliament Sarah Sayifwanda in connection with the alleged fight...

Kapito Calls Mutharika to take Reconciliatory Tone in Ending Post-Election Impasse

Executive Director of Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) John Kapito has said President Peter Mutharika’s provocative sentiments during rallies are simply fuel people’s anger...

HRDC Responds to Nankhumwa ‘Freeing MEC from Ansah is the best...

Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) under the banner Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) have responded to the call made by Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) sourthen...

FDH withdraws injunction against HRDC after dialogue

FDH Bank and its CEO Thom Mpinganjira, have withdrawn an injunction obtained against Timothy Mtambo, Gift Trapence and Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) stopping...

FDH Withdraws Court Injunction against HRDC

First Discount House (FDH) Bank has withdrawn a court injunction it issued against Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) restraining the organization from releasing a...

MEC says MCP will be responsible for death of its staff...

Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has said the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) will be held responsible for death and injuries on its staff...

CAMA Warns Demonstrations Organisers

Consumer's Association of Malawi (CAMA) has urged organisers of demonstrations to put in place measures that will ensure minimal disruption to business and consumer...

Mutharika Says DPP Won May 21 Elections ‘Time to move on’

The president elect in the May 21 Tipp-Ex elections Peter Mutharika of has insisted that Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) won the elections fair and...

Nankhumwa Calls for Mediation; ready for talks with Chakwera, Chilima

Vice president for the south for Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Kondwani Nankhumwa has said he is ready to have talk with Malawi Congress Party...

‘Ansah must fall campaign is not about gender’ – HRDC

The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) Women Chapter has clarified on the calls for the resignation of embattled Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chairperson Jane...

MCP Welcomes 18 Legislators

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) leader Reverend Lazarus Chakwera has welcomed 18 independent Members of Parliament into the party boosting its number of legislators in...