John Kapito should shut up as he was drunk during ERP...

Consumer rights activist John Kapito must shut up and stop mobilizing nationwide protests over high cost of living in January because during consultations on...

Shops, banks shuttered in Malawi stayaway

BLANTYRE (AFP) - Shops, restaurants and banks across Malawi shut their doors Wednesday at the start of a three-day stayaway called by civic...

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...

Malawi Civil Servants to Join the Ongoing Teachers` Strike On Monday,...

Civil servants in the country will join the ongoing teachers’ strike on Monday under the Civil Service Trade Union (CSTU) to protest against the...

Strike in Malawi grows

Public workers in Malawi, on strike demanding a 67 percent pay hike, have threatened to close the country's airports. The government says it doesn't...

Zambia threatens to shut down Shoprite

Zambia threatened to shut Shoprite stores on Thursday, a move that could tarnish its image as an investor-friendly frontier market, after the South African...

Kenya Airways cancels flights to Malawi

Kenya Airways has cancelled flights to and from Lilongwe, Malawi indefinitely after striking state workers shut down the main airport. KQ said it is monitoring...

President Bingu addresses the nation, A day after Malawi Protests

President Bingu Addresses the Nation on 21 July 2011(function() { var scribd = document.createElement("script"); scribd.type = "text/javascript"; scribd.async = true; scribd.src = "http://www.scribd.com/javascripts/embed_code/inject.js";...

Blantyre Good to Go! We Got Us Clearance! | Mutafire

Ronald Maloya, one of the Blantyre organizers has just brought me a copy of the letter from Blantyre City Assembly which has authorized...

AFTERMATH OF DEMONSTRATIONS IN MALAWI ON 21st JULY, 2011

LILONGWE Confirmed reports via Joy Radio indicate that tension has not improved in the capital city of Lilongwe.  Roads are reported deserted with no...

Video | Rafiq Hajat addresses press – Police are getting nervous

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Mangochi riots: the aftermath

Police have reported that after the violent riots in Mangochi yesterday in what has been termed as the Mangochi pork-gate scandal following the footsteps...

MISA MALAWI STATEMENT ON MACRA BAN ON COVERAGE OF RIOTS AND...

Press Release Made by the Media Council of Malawi (MISA) against the gagging orders to private radio stations. For Immediate Release 20th July, 2011 The Malawi...

High Court removes Sept 21 demonstration injunction | Nyasa Times

The High Court has ruled that there should be nationwide demonstrations and vigils on September 21 as planned by the civil society. Five supporters...

Video | DPP gangs take to the streets…

By Katie Lin from TwitVid With a #protest just around the corner, DPP sympathizers take to the streets with machetes in hand in Blantyre, #Malawi #humanrights
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Presidential Contact and Dialogue Group to submit report to Pres. Joyce...

The Presidential Contact and Dialogue Group is this Friday expected to submit report to President Joyce Banda on the progress of peace talks...

Madam President should not resign – says CAMA boss, John Kapito

Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) boss, John Kapito, who was earlier calling for the resignation of the state President, Joyce Banda, and suggesting that...

Least we forget the struggle against rising authoritarianism in a democratic...

The Malawian Political Roller Coaster Ride. A narrative of events from July to September 2011 The Constitution of Malawi 12 This Constitution is founded upon...