PP dismiss reports that is ‘unhappy’ with New Cabinet

Ruling Peoples Party (PP) of State President of the Republic of Malawi Mrs Joyce Banda has dismissed reports that are circulating on the...

United Democratic Front-UDF embarks on a sensitization campaign

The United Democratic Front-UDF has embarked on a campaign sensitizing its supporters who have been mislead by some qurters following the appointment of...

UDF to hold convention late 2012

Former ruling United Democratic Front (UDF) has disclosed that it will hold its National Convention towards the end of this year, it has...

Malawi’s Joyce Banda, A Potentially Transformational Leader

Malawi has long lacked responsible, effective, nation-centered leaders. Now that Joyce Banda has acceded to the country’s presidency, she plausibly can provide what...

Least we forget the struggle against rising authoritarianism in a democratic...

The Malawian Political Roller Coaster Ride. A narrative of events from July to September 2011 The Constitution of Malawi 12 This Constitution is founded upon...

Tembo to remain as Leader of Opposition – DPP

The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is reportedly planning to let Malawi Congress Party president John Tembo stay put as leader of opposition. But in...

People’s Party rejects Goodall Gondwe and 3 other DPP gurus

The People’s Party (PP) claims it has received more than 80 applications from other parties’ MPs and functionaries willing to join the ruling...

Atupele camp mulls over candidacy

The appointment of Atupele Muluzi as a cabinet minister has forced the United Democratic Front (UDF) camp that supports him to go back...

Could Emerging of HE Pres. Joyce Banda be the dawn Malawians...

Could the emerging of Her Excellency President Joyce Banda of Malawi be the dawn Malawians in particular and we Africans in general have...

MEC paralysis affects Mzimba Central bye-election

Over 37,000 people in Mzimba Central Constituency are being denied parliamentary representation following the failure by government to appoint commissioners for the Malawi...

DPP’s Chaponda cries foul, queries Banda on Cabinet

DPP's George Chaponda, one of the incompetent ministers in Bingu's cabinet is bitter for being fired as Minister of Education despite his protestations. Chaponda...

On the 3 Honourable Ministers: Dr. Chilumpha, Ralph Kasambara and Atupele...

By Kondwani Bell Munthali Instead of analysing the Cabinet, I have decided to skip it as it is quite a political strategy on part...

Malawi President fires Mutharika’s brother, hires new cabinet

Malawi’s new president has fired the late Bingu wa Mutharika's brother, Peter and hired a sharp critic of her predecessor in a cabinet...

Why not even one of the ‘coup plotters’ has resigned?

In the past 19 days since Bingu wa Mutharika died of a cardiac arrest, one piece of news I was waiting to hear...

Banda’s big job is to put Malawi back on its feet

IT'S been a significant political fortnight in Southern Africa. The death of Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika led to the inauguration of the...

Businessman aims for the throne, forms new party ahead of 2014...

A Sandton-based Malawian businessman has announced his bid to campaign for his country’s 2014 presidential elections following the death of President Bingu wa...

Picture of Late President Bingu Wa Mutharika in his young glory...

Young Mutharika having a good time during his young glory.

Malawi declares public holiday for Mutharika burial

Malawi has declared Monday, April 23 a national holiday for the burial of its late president Bingu wa Mutharika, with seven African heads...