CAMA boss Kapito backtracks on vigil

Consumer rights activists have reversed their earlier plans of holding a vigil at the statehouse after the lapse of a 21-day ultimatum they gave...

DPP cancels The Blue Day in Blantyre

The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has cancelled the Blue Day march which was scheduled to start at 8 am today in Blantyre. DPP Southern...

MALAWI MUST INVESTIGATE PROTEST KILLINGS | Amnesty International

The Malawian authorities must immediately launch an independent investigation into the deaths of at least eight people shot by security forces during demonstrations...

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...

Malawi 20July Demonstration Flyer

There is increasing political unrest in Malawi as it gears itself up for a day of mass anti-government protests today (Wednesday 20th July). Demonstrations...

July 20 ‘killer cops’ face arrest

Arrests are on the way for police officers who have been implicated in the killing and assault of citizens during the July 20,...

Nurses to join civil servants strike

Nurses working in public hospitals have given Malawi government a 14-day ultimatum from last Tuesday to address their outstanding salary issue or they will...

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...

PROGRESSIVE REPORT ON THE MALAWI DEMONSTRATIONS AT 11.07am (MW)

AT 10:13AM BLANTYRE Blantyre is still reported peaceful. Joyce Banda, Chilumpha MP and Polytechnic students are reported to have joined the demonstrations. LILONGWE Lilongwe is on fire...

Kenyan University closed after student riots, two dead

Police have revealed the identity of the two University of Nairobi students who died following disturbances at the institution. One student, police said, died while...

Malawi citizens Reaction to the Presidents CALL for dialogue after 20July...

During the 30minute phone-in program between 5.30pm and 6.00pm, over 60% of the respondents felt that the call for dialogue by President Mutharika...

Human Rights Commission hails peaceful protests

Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC) has commended the police, the government and demonstrators for ensuring that the January 17 anti-government protests over the rising...

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...

CSOs Ready For Tomorrow and Friday’s Vigils

The Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) operating under the banner Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) say all is set to hold demonstrations in 11 districts...

FDH withdraws injunction against HRDC after dialogue

FDH Bank and its CEO Thom Mpinganjira, have withdrawn an injunction obtained against Timothy Mtambo, Gift Trapence and Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) stopping...

FEB. 27 DEMOS: MALAWI LAW SOCIETY CHAIR URGES PEOPLE TO TAKE...

While the government of Malawi is busy discouraging people from taking to the streets and telling them that they should wait for May 20...

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...

VP Kachali faulted for ordering resumption of court case against Kapito

Chancellor College political science associate professor Blessings Chinsinga has faulted Malawi’s Vice-President (VP) for reminding the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs to revive...