DPP’s Vuwa Kaunda against demos

With just less than three days before the January 17 demonstrations, more calls are pouring in for the organizers to cancel their plans and...

Organising chair for Jan 17 demos resigns

The much touted and anticipated January 17 nationwide demonstrations organized by Consumer Association of Malawi (Cama) executive director John Kapito have been dealt with...

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...

Lilongwe City Council in logistics for anti-demo vendors

Lilongwe City Council was on Wednesday involved in the organisation of a meeting by vendors who sought to announce that they would not be...

Jan 17 demo organizers dismiss bribe allegations

The organizers of the demonstrations have dismissed claims made by the Rastafarian community that they were offered four hundred thousand kwacha to participate in...

Rastafarian community against Jan 17 demos, denies bribe from organizers

There growing calls for the organizers of the January 17 demonstrations to cancel their plans to protect lives of people and property. The Consumers Association...

Kasambara snubs Kachali on Kapito arrest

Malawi’s Minister of Justice Ralph Kasambara on Tuesday dismissed Vice President Khumbo Kachali’s call to revive a police case involving leading consumer rights activist...

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...

Police silent on January 17 protests security

Ten days before the scheduled January 17 demonstrations over rising cost of living, police have not come out to indicate whether it has capacity...

Government won’t block demo

The government has no plans to disrupt the January 17 demonstrations being organised by the Consumer Association of Malawi (Cama), Information Minister Moses Kunkuyu...

Labour union supports the January 17 protests but will not take...

The Malawi Congress of Trade Unions (MCTU), a labour federation of over 20 trade unions, will not be taking part in the demonstrations scheduled...

Joyce Banda has yet to keep her promise

....get rid of expensive presidential jet and luxury Mercedes Benz cars for ministers. A leading member of the Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) says the...

Kamlepo Kalua cautions govt on January 17 demos

A veteran politician is strongly advising the Joyce Banda administration to tread carefully in handling issues surrounding the nationwide demonstrations being organised by the...

Demo organisers doge criticism, stick on plan

Organisers of the January 17 demonstrations say they are not shaken by the stand taken by some civil rights activists, who are not in...

January 17 demos: PAC, IPI, MDP differ on dialogue snub

The refusal by organizers of the planned January 17 demonstrations to engage in dialogue with the government over the concerns being raised has attracted...

Joyce Banda calls for patience, as activists set date for anti-govt...

President Joyce Banda has appealed for patience from Malawians with her government, saying the country is closer to doing away with economic problems currently...

Majority of Malawians support CAMA’s January protests to highlight economic hardships

The Peoples Party (PP) government might be treading on a thin line if they try to suppress the January CAMA protests as a majority...

Malawians divided on demonstrations

The call for demonstrations against the rising cost of living is receiving mixed reactions from members of the public with the majority speaking against...