FORMER FIRST LADY ATTRIBUTE HER VICTORY AS MP TO THE CONSTITUENCY

Malawi’s former First Lady Patricia Shanil Dzimbiri has attributed her victory as Member of Parliament for Balaka West to the people of the constituency. She...

ZEC material burnt in Malawi

A total of 1 500 Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) ballot boxes that had been lent to the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) were on Monday...

PETER MUTHARIKA CARRIES THE CROSS

Presidential torchbearers using whichever means to win trust in the electorate .

Elections hog the limelight in Malawi media

The forthcoming general elections continue to hog the limelight in Malawi, with the Nation daily Monday reporting on results of an opinion poll that...

DPP MP OBTAINS COURT INJUNCTION AGAINST VOTE -RE-COUNT IN LL...

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Parliamentarian for Lilongwe City South East Mr. Bentry Namasasu has obtained an injunction restraining Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) from conducting...

NEW SPEAKER VOWS TO UPHOLD THE CONSTITUTION OF THE LAND

The newly elected Speaker of Parliament Mr. Richard Msowoya has vowed to  uphold the constitution of the land during the time he will be...

Malawi Electoral Commission to delay election results

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) will extend the period of announcing the results of the presidential poll to 30 days, official said. MEC has finished...

Malawi’s Goodluck Jonathan, Katsonga, loses property to sherrifs after squandering money...

He is alleged to have entered into a multi-million dollar with former powerful hit-maker Joseph Nkasa to dish out songs that will fuel his...

Political violence resurfaces ahead of 2014 polls

A member of the Malawi Congress Party, Vumani Chidzanja-Nkhoma, has come in to be registered as the first victim of political violence ahead of...

Food for vote: JB asks food beneficiaries to vote for her

President Joyce Banda has asked beneficiaries of her food handouts to remember her gesture during voting in 2014. Speaking yesterday at a rally she addressed...

Jilted Peter Mutharika ‘lover’ slams DPP for being regionalistic

Bessie Chirambo, former DPP campaign director, who was also said to be in a relationship with the party's torchbearer and had promised him a...

KCH staff march to Parliament, calls for Bingu to resurrect

Doctors, nurses, support staff and other Malawians have marched to Parliament this afternoon to present their petition to the August house on the issue...

JB to reshuffle cabinet

The Capitol Hill leaking and looting that has seen tongues wagging, military officers harass innocent citizens, donors threaten aid withdraw and the civil society...

JB remains defiant on travels

President Joyce Banda yesterday remained defiant on cutting her travels as per advice of her Finance Minister technocrat, Maxwell Mkwezalamba. Speaking at a rally in...

Govt sets aside K14.2 billion for 2014 tripartite elections

Blantyre, April 9: Government says has set aside K14.2 billion in the 2013-2014 fiscal year’s Budget which will be directed towards the tripartite elections...

Malawi’s election: What a job!

ON A plot next to the ultra-modern parliament building in Lilongwe is a shrine to Hastings Kamuzu Banda, who ruled Malawi for its first...

Electoral Commission optimistic of peaceful election in 2014

The Electoral Commission says it is determined that the 2014 tripartite elections will be successful and will act as a model to other countries. Chairperson...

JB’S PRESS STATEMENT ON THE ELECTIONS (FULL TEXT)

Tel. +265 (0) 1776 181 STATE HOUSE P.O. BOX 807 CAPITAL CITY LILONGWE 3 THE STATE OF 2014 TRIPARTITE ELECTIONS IN MALAWI AS OF TUESDAY 27TH MAY 2014 Political developments...