HRDC Calls Off Karonga Demos

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has called off the planned protests in Karonga district today. The protests were aimed at seeking justice for the death...

HRDC Announces New Waves of Demos, to Start Tomorrow

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has announced another wave of demonstrations after a short break, Karonga to host the first wave of three-day demonstrations...

14 Mzuni Students Suspended Over Illegal, Violent Protests

14 students from Mzuzu University have been suspended following the role they played during illegal violent protests. the students are also accused of threatening individual...

Mzuni Students Protest Over Supplementary Exams

Mzuzu University students are holding protests this morning over the management’s decision to proceed to administer supplementary exams. The students are demanding the management to...

‘Claims that Govt is Stifling People’s Rights are Untrue’ – Govt

Government through the ministry Information has accused the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) of not reporting the truth to international organizations, urged them to...

HRDC Reports Malawi Govt to UN for Human Rights Abuses

Organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) have reported Malawi government to the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Commission for abuses of...

Gandhi Must Fall Vigils Postponed to November 1

A grouping against the erection of the Mahatma Ghandi statue in Malawi have postponed the planned vigils against the development. The grouping calling themselves Citizens...

Gender Activists Demos Over Msundwe Incident On Today

Gender activists are today expected to hold a protest march against the Nsundwe sexual violence scandal which implicates police officers. The activists include the NGO...

British Diplomat Saddens with Msundwe Incident; Activists to Demonstrate on Friday

Women rights campaigners are set to display their anger against sexual assault of girls and women of Nsundwe tomorrow; Friday. Meanwhile, British High Commissioner to...

Malawi Law Society Cautions HRDC on Protesting Issues in Court

Malawi Law Society (MLS) has advised organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) to stop organizing protest on issues that are in...

Mzuzu Taxi Operators Threatens to Demonstrate Against Police Officers

Mzuzu Taxi operators have threatened to demonstrate on Friday because some police officers who own taxis have failed to adhere to road traffic  rules...

HRDC In for Fresh Anti-Ansah Demos

The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) says it will soon hold the Anti-Jane Ansah demonstrations in Mzuzu. Addressing the media in Lilongwe HRDC member Luke...

Mponela Residents Vow to Demonstrate Against Corrupt Police Officers

Residents of Mponela have vowed to go ahead with protest matches to force authorities transfers some police officers at Mponela Police Station on grounds...

Gender Cordination to Protest Against Msundwe Incident Today

A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Gender Coordination Network is today expected to hold a march against the Msundwe sexual violence scandal which implicates police officers. On...

Chitipa, Karonga Citizens Give Govt 7-Day Ultimatum to Explain Attacks on...

A grouping of people from Karonga and Chitipa has issued a seven day ultimatum to government, seeking an explanation on recent series of attacks...

Family of Justin Phiri Demands K150 Million, Govt Given Three Months...

The family of Justin Phiri a protestor who died in Police custody after sustaining injuries from assault has demanded MK150 million as compensation. Late Phiri...

Opposition, HRDC Clashed Allegations by Govt that they are Plotting to...

Malawi Congress Party (MCP), UTM and Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) have reacted angrily to allegations by Capital Hill that the three are plotting...

HRDC Accuses DPP for Mtambo’s Assassination Attempt; Govt Trashes’ Claims

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has accused Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) operatives of being behind the assassination attempt of the coalition’s chairperson Timothy Mtambo. On...