COURT ORDERS MEC TO HOLD FRESH ELECTIONS IN LILONGWE CITY SOUTH...

High Court in Lilongwe on Tuesday 28, 2014 ordered the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to conduct fresh elections in Lilongwe City South East constituency...

NEW MPs TO BE SWORN-IN ON TUESDAY

The swearing in ceremony for the newly elected Members of Parliament in the just ended by-election will be held on Tuesday this Week. This...

MEC TO REFUND NOMINATION FEES TO 131 PARLIAMENTARIAN CANDIDATES

Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) is said to be on the verge of refunding nomination fees to atleast 131 parliamentary contestants who got over five...

PP SHUN MEC MEETING

Opposition People’s Party’s (PP) decision to opt out of the October 7 by-elections has culminated into a war of words with the Malawi Electoral...

DPP BANKS 51 MPs IN 2014 ELECTIONS

It is now official that Malawi ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) now has 51 Members of Parliament (MPs) after winning all parliamentary seats in...

MBALACHANDA WARD CANDIDATES FURIOUS: MEC TO BE BLAMED FOR THEIR LOSS...

Candidates in the just ended October 7, Local Government by-elections in Mbalachanda ward n Mzimba have blamed the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) for their...

DPP SHINES IN BY-ELECTIONS

The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has scoped all the two parliamentary seats during the by-election held in two Constituencies of Thyolo East...

VOTERS SHUN TUESDAY BY-ELECTION

Voter apathy marred the Tuesday by-elections held in two parliamentary constituencies and five local government wards. Information sourced by FaceofMalawi indicates that in some...

Malawi rights groups urge probe into Banda poll interference

Rights groups on Tuesday called for a probe into allegations by Malawi Electoral Commission chairperson Maxon Mbendera that he received pressure from former president...

CHRR AND CEDEP HAVE CALLED THE RESIGNATION OF MEC CHAIRPERSON MAXON...

We, at Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) and Centre for Development of People (Cedep) have learnt with great disturbance the recent media...

MEC Press Release: Polling for October 7 by-elections

Malawi Electoral Commission is informing all registered voters, candidates, political parties and the general public that polling for the by-elections in the following wards...

MEC TO BE BLAMED IF MZIMBA-MBALACHANDA WARD CONTESTING CANDIDATES LOSE BY-ELECTION

Contesting candidates for Mzimba-Mbalachanda ward by-election have announced that they will blame Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) if they lose the election slated for October...

MEC ADMITS TO HAVING FAILED TO PROVIDE FOR THE BLIND DURING...

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has admitted to having failed to provide adequate brail tablets during the casting of votes for the May 20...

MEC: REGISTRATION FOR BY-ELECTIONS TO START ON THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 4

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has announced that Registration and inspection of voters’ roll for the October by-elections will start on Thursday, September 4,...

Launch of electoral calendar for by-elections and stakeholders’ meetings: Press Release

The Malawi Electoral Commission is announcing that it will on Monday, August 25, 2014 hold stakeholders’ meetings to launch the electoral calendar for the...

MEC ANNOUNCES BY-ELECTIONS DATE

The Malawi Electoral Commission’s (MEC) Chief elections officer Willie Kalonga has signed a statement which states the launch of by-elections which are to take...

MCP CALLS FOR UNITY

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has called upon leaders of various political parties in the country to forget their political differences and focus on...

“GIVE ME BACK MY CLOTHES,” JB PLEADS WITH APM

Former President Joyce Banda has pleaded with the Mutharika government to let her have access to state house in Lilongwe and Sanjika palace so...