Civil Servants in Mzuzu chant Anti-Joyce Banda songs as they protest...

Malawi civil servants in Mzuzu braved a chilly morning on Wednesday and expressed their frustration on the appalling working conditions and meager perks they...

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...

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...

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...

Govt will ‘try’ respond to demo petition, says Kunkuyu

Government will try to respond to issues raised in a seven point petition presented by organizers of protests on Thursday, Minister of information and...

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...

July 17 Demonstrations cancelled

Concerned Consumers have cancelled their planned protests. According to National coordinator of the protests Maria Mainja, the canceling of the demos today follows a meeting...

Nkhoma College of Nursing Students Hold Demos Against Poor Diet

Students at Nkhoma College of Nursing have reportedly held demonstrations against the school’s poor diet and they demand the college’s principal, Mrs. Clara Wachepa...

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 The Civil Society Organisations (CSO), have withdrawn from the United Nations (U.N) mediated talks with...

Poly students demonstrating

Malawi Polytechnic students in Blantyre are currently rioting over failure by the University to revise their food and accommodation allowances. Chipembere Highway partially closed...

January 17 protesters deliver petition without major incidents

Malawian consumers are today protesting against high cost of living but quietly and silently unlike the previous demonstrations on July 20, 2011 that led...

Mulanje citizens give mining explorers 7-day ultimatum

Mulanje citizens give mining explorers 7-day ultimatum: Warns of ‘traditional’ option The group, calling themselves as ‘Mulanje concerned citizens’ has given mining explorers including Spring...

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...

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...

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...