Protester Gets 5 Years Jail For Assaulting Police Officer In Lilongwe

Senior Resident Magistrate Court in Lilongwe on Monday sentenced Wedson Mumba to 5 years Imprisonment for assaulting a police officer during demonstrations organized by...

HRDC, NOCMA Meet Ahead of Anti-Ansah Demos

Organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations, Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) and Official from National Oil Company of Malawi (NOCMA) are currently holding a  meeting in...

Elections Case Update: Court Dismisses APM, MEC Lawyers Application to Adjourn...

The Constitutional Court hearing the Presidential Election Results Case has dismissed the application made by the first and second respondents to adjourn the case. The...

Elections Case Update: Court Declines to Cost UTM for Withdrawing Witnesses

The Constitutional Court has declined to smack slap costs on the first petitioner in the ongoing landmark presidential elections case United Transformation (UTM) for...

Chakwera’s turn in election case

President for the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Dr. Lazarus Chakwera, is today start testifying in support of his application a case in...

Tunisia’s late President’s wife dies on election day

The wife of Tunisia’s late president, Beji Caid Essebsi died on Sunday, as Tunisians were voting to elect his successor less than two months...

AG, HRDC to Tussle again in Court

The Attorney General (AG) and Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) are this week expected to report to court on the outcome of their talks...

Botswana sets Oct. 23 for national and local elections

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has set Oct. 23 as the date for parliamentary and local elections, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) said on Monday. The...

Kaphale Contemplating on Obtaining another Moratorium against Anti-Ansah Demos

The Office of the Attorney General has said it will return to Supreme Court of Appeal with the organizers of the Anti-Ansah demonstrations, Human...

Mutharika to Hold Rallies in Central, Northern Regions, Asked to Mind...

Political analysts have warned President Peter Mutharika to mind his language if he is to be welcomed by people as he is planning to...

Ten dead at Mozambique president rally ahead of elections

At least ten people were killed in Mozambique during a stampede at a campaign rally of President Filipe Nyusi, the ruling party said, just...

Mtambo Says He is A Nomad Fan, Maintains on Blocking BB,...

Human rights activist Timothy Mtambo says he is a fan of Be Forward Wanderers. The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) chairperson said, therefore, his move...

Mchinji Citizens Close DCs Offices

Mchinji concerned citizens have today closed the district's council offices after Ministry of Local Government allegedly failed to fulfill its promise to transfer District...

Elections Case Update: Case Adjourned to Tuesday Next Week

The Constitutional Court sitting in Lilongwe has adjourned the ongoing elections case to Tuesday next week. Lawyers for Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) and Peter Mutharika...

Elections Case Update: Court to host 11 Witnesses Today

The Constitutional Court sitting in Lilongwe is today expected to host eleven witnesses from the first petitioner in the ongoing election case United Transformation...

Anti-Quota Demos On Today

Quota Must Fall Movement has said all is set for today’s demonstrations where they are seeking for nullification of Primary School Leaving certificate results...

HRDC Announces Dates for Fresh Demos

Organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC), have announced dates for fresh demonstrations saying will be held from September 18-20. HRDC chairperson Timothy...

MEC Employees not Yet Paid

Some Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) employees who worked fro the past elections have complained that they have no yet paid, Faceofmalawi can reveal. Speaking under...