MCP executive new office bearers

The Malawi Congress Party full list of its executive members: President Rt. Hon Dr. Lazarus Chakwera 1st Vice President Hon. Richard Msowoya 2nd Vice President Hon. Mcdonald...

Academician cum activist Kabwila to become MCP spokesperson

The oldest political party in the land, Malawi Congress Party, is set to have a press conference this morning. At the press conference, the...

“Tell us where the 114 bn you borrowed from RBM went...

Felix Jumbe, the man who failed to hook the MCP Presidency seat at the Party’s Convention and the former President of Farmers Union of...

Activist Kabwila caught red-handed

The face of the Academic Freedom struggle that rocked the nation in the reign of Bingu wa Mutharika, Jessie Kabwila (then Kabwila-Kapasula), has been...

The population of tribes in Malawi are as follows:

1. The Chewa - 5.2 million people 2. The Lomwe - 2.8 million people 3. The Yao - 2.2 million people 4. The NGONIS - 1.8 million...

Newly-elected Malawi Congress Party (MCP) President Reverend Lazarus Chakwera pledges MCP...

Newly-elected Malawi Congress Party (MCP) President Reverend Lazarus Chakwera on Sunday pledged that the party will end its 20-year run in the opposition in...

Political Analyist Potan Faults Tembo on trimming Candidates At MCP Convention,...

Malawi’s finest young political analyst Joseph Potani has faulted Tembo’s decision to let the delegets trim the number of candidates at MCP Convention slated...
To assume vice presidency

MCP is set to trim the number of its presidential candidates...

MCP is set to trim the number of its presidential candidates from 12 to four or three ahead of its convention likely to take...

MCP leader John Tembo has disclosed that he will run for...

MCP leader John Tembo has disclosed that he will run for the presidency during the party’s forthcoming convention. He was, however, quick to point...

A local historian has rated the leadership of the country’s first...

A local historian has rated the leadership of the country’s first head of state late Hastings Kamuzu Banda as the most outstanding compared to...

The forthcoming MCP convention

The forthcoming MCP convention which will among others, elect the party’s presidential candidate for next year’s elections, was facing a shortfall of K15 million. The...

CHAKWERA MAY HOLD KEYS TO MALAWI 2014 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS

BY CEDRIC NGALANDE For more than 20 years, the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has had no chance of winning presidential elections. This bad luck could...

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) divided on vetting candidates

MCP faces internal strife as officials have expressed concern over the decision to put stringent criteria for selection of aspirants to its National Executive...

Kamuzu Day and Malawi’s Festival of Forgetting

By Jimmy Kainja* Last week we had a public holiday in Malawi. May 14 is “Kamuzu Day,” when the nation celebrates the life of its...

Rev. Chakwera resigns from church leadership to run for Malawi presidency

Rev. Dr. Lazarus Chakwera, leader of the Malawi Assemblies of God Church, has resigned to focus on running for president of main opposition Malawi...

Kenya’s President Kibaki says he was inspired by late President Kamuzu...

Kenya president Mwai Kibaki has taken Malawians back on the memory lane when he described the country’s founding president the late Dr. Hastings Kamuzu...

Joyce Banda not inspiring enough to women, says unionist Kabwila

Social activist Jessie Kabwila-Kapasula says President Joyce Banda's leadership style is not inspiring enough to affirm the capabilities of Malawian women to effectively...