President Mutharika tussles with economists over devaluation of the Malawi Kwacha

by: Lameck Masina Blantyre - Malawi economists and International Monitory Fund (IMF) officials are pressuring Malawi president to devalue the local currency Malawi Kwacha (MK) so...

Cutting UK aid to Malawi will hurt the poor not the...

Britain's diplomatic row with Malawi, one of its foremost aid recipients, could put funding under scrutiny by London. But withdrawing it...

Nankhumwa in Phalombe whistle stop tour

Governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) vice president for South Kondwani Nankhumwa is today scheduled to hold whistle stop rallies in Phalombe District. The tour will...

Malawi’s president has called to cancel demonstrations scheduled for Wednesday.

Speaking on MBC radio on Sunday 14 August 2011, Bingu wa Mutharika said the events could turn violent. He said organizers should carefully...

STATEMENT BY DR LAZARUS CHAKWERA ON THE ELECTRICITY TARIFFS HIKE

We, as Malawi Congress Party, have learnt of the hike on electricity tariffs with shock and dismay. We want to say it in clear...

DPP Treasurer General Pledges his August Salary on School Block Construction

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Treasurer General, Jappie Mhango Thursday pledged to donate his August salary towards construction of a school block at Kambuyi Full...

President’s very disappointing –civil society

LILONGWE (Malawi Democrat) Malawi President Bingu wa Mutharika’s June 24 national address on fuel and forex shortages and the zero-deficit budget was very...

THE TRUTH ABOUT WITHDRAWING MUTHARIKA’S AWARD

The Hunger project has with drawn the Africa prize for leadership for the sustainable end of hunger award from president Bingu WA Mutharika. This...

Malawi will be developed by Malawians – Bingu

President Bingu wa Mutharika has sharply hinted his reaction to threats of donor freeze by declaring that Malawi as a country will...

Bingu hits back at IMF; tells Malawians ‘I know what I’m...

BLANTYRE--Pres Bingu wa Mutharika, whose cash-strapped government is grappling with a crippling fuel shortage, has hit back at the International Monetary Fund (IMF),...