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....

“There will be more if Jane Ansah refuses to step down”...

Leader of United Transformation Movement UTM Saulos Chilima says today’s protests are warm-ups and there will be more if Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson...

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...

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...

July 20 police file ready in a week

National police spokesperson Rhoda Manjolo has said police investigators into the july 2011 killings should be ready with their file within 10 days.

Government threatens to slap arsonists with treason

Information and Civic Education Minister, Patricia Kaliati, has warned that the Malawi government will lay treason charges against any person found responsible for...

January 17 protests still on despite govt propaganda

Despite mounting calls from various stakeholders to stop the January 17 mass protests against high cost of living, the Consumers Association of Malawi has...

Freedom vs. safety on the net & Malawi protests

Why did Malawians cancel 17August?

REVIEW OF AGGRAVATING FACTORS TO THE VIOLENT DEMONSTRATIONS IN MALAWI

Every peace loving Malawian knows that the first culprit to blame for the violent demonstrations  on 20th July is Bingu himself. This is...

Sudan protesters demand ‘immediate’ civilian rule

Sudanese protesters on Sunday demanded the country's military rulers "immediately" hand power over to a civilian government that should then bring ousted...

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...

New Building Society Bank in Blantyre broken into at 15.45pm-Protests in...

BLANTYRE At 15.45 it is reported that the New Building Society in Blantyre has been attacked by demonstrators. Similarly, a police tent has been...

Human Rights Defenders Coalition Ready For June 20 Demonstrations

Human Rights Defenders Coalition says they are all set for the planned June 20 demonstrations. The demonstrations are aimed at forcing Justice Jane Ansah to...

AFTERMATH OF THE MALAWI DEMONSTRATIONS ON 21st JULY 2011 AT 11.40am

LIMBE Tension in Limbe town is rising. Surprisingly it had no incidents yesterday. Many people have returned to their homes to avoid being shot...

Likoma residents march against prolonged blackouts

As scores of Malawians elsewhere demonstrate in protest of the May 21, electoral results, Likoma Island residents marched against prolonged power blackouts on Friday. The...

COMMENTS ON POLICE BRUTALITY DURING THE DEMONSTRATIONS IN MALAWI

The number of casualties in the three regions of the country has put a question mark to the quality of police leadership or...