September 21st protest | Malawi’s ‘national day of action’

Malawi civil rights groups have released a programme for their new round nationwide protests for Wednesday September 21 against President Bingu wa Mutharika. The...

President Bingu wa Mutharika faces another protest on 17August

By Our Correspondent Why are there so many street protests in recent years? During the Cold War, there were street protests but workers’ strikes....

BINGU WA MUTHARIKA TO EXPLAIN HIS WEALTH | MALAWI DEMONSTRATORS ASKED…

The July 20  Movement among other things demands from President Mutharika an explanation the source of his wealth within a period of seven...

Pac backs Cama demos

Influential quasi-religious grouping, the Public Affairs Committee (Pac), is backing the Consumers Association of Malawi (Cama) on its plans to hold a second round...

17August Malawi Demonstration Update

Apparently someone obtained a court injunction, to prevent the demos and this one has been issued faster than the last one.  So the...

Kunkuyu to sue Zingwangwa/ Saint Pius Head Teachers Union for inciting...

Minister of Information Moses Kalongashaba Kunkuyu has threatened the Head of Departments of Zingwangwa and Saint Pius schools for inciting pupils to start...

“JB, come back, resign!” says Kapito, echoes Tembo

Former Malawi Congress Party President, John Tembo, has called on the country's President to resign following rampant leaking of cash at the Capitol hill...

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...

SADC SENDS TEAM TO MALAWI AFTER RIOTS

The southern African Development community (SADC) has sent a team to Malawi to engage the countries political leaders following anti-government riots last month...

21ST SEPTEMBER VIGIL: A BAD IDEA NOT THE SOLUTION

As 21st September approaches I smell a rat. The Civil Society Organisations (CSO), have withdrawn from the United Nations (U.N) mediated talks with...

Video | Kamuzu Chibambo addresses the press | Malawi 20July Protests

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DPP GOVT. SUPPORTERS THREATEN VIOLENCE; Zodiak speaks out

Machete (panga)-carrying ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Youth Cadets plied the streets of Blantyre in open trucks Tuesday threatening “to deal” with anybody opposing government only hours...

Govt, CAMA impressed with peaceful mass protests

Both government and organizers of Thursday’s mass protests in Malawi said were impressed with how peaceful and orderly the demonstrations progressed. Information Minister Moses Kunkuyu...

Demo fires worry authorities

The rising trend of setting fire on roads during demonstrations is worrying authorities due to the cost of repairs to the damaged roads. Officials at...

Activist calls for JB return

Controversial human rights activist, Seodi White, has called on President Joyce Banda to return from the US where she is to attend the UN...

Unima students to stage vigils at Parliament as ‘varsity Council maintains...

University of Malawi students are camping outside parliament, that is the message the executive of the students body have put across. According to a memo...

PICTURE UPDATE OF THE 20 JULY MALAWI DEMONSTRATIONS | PICTURES

Wednesday 20th July Demonstrations, 19 July 2011 - 1 Day before the 20th July Malawi Demonstrations