Govt, CAMA impressed with peaceful mass protests

Both government and organizers of Thursday’s mass protests in Malawi said were impressed with how peaceful and orderly the demonstrations progressed. Information Minister Moses Kunkuyu...

January 17 protesters deliver petition without major incidents

Malawian consumers are today protesting against high cost of living but quietly and silently unlike the previous demonstrations on July 20, 2011 that led...

DPP’s Vuwa Kaunda against demos

With just less than three days before the January 17 demonstrations, more calls are pouring in for the organizers to cancel their plans and...

Organising chair for Jan 17 demos resigns

The much touted and anticipated January 17 nationwide demonstrations organized by Consumer Association of Malawi (Cama) executive director John Kapito have been dealt with...

January 17 protests still on despite govt propaganda

Despite mounting calls from various stakeholders to stop the January 17 mass protests against high cost of living, the Consumers Association of Malawi has...

Joyce Banda covers up her bribery campaign

Malawi President Joyce Mtila Banda on Thursday scrambled on the platform to avoid an international embarrassment when she personally stopped Director of Ceremonies Wellington...
To assume vice presidency

MCP convention in April, Will Tembo step down?

Malawi’s oldest political party, Malawi Congress Party MCP says it will hold its long awaited convention in April 2013 to enable people choose new...

Patricia ‘Akweni’ Kaliati’s husband joins politics

Former government spokesperson Patricia Kaliati's husband, Angie Dishon Kaliati, has joined mainstream politics and intends to contest in 2014 tripartite elections as a Member...

Lilongwe City Council in logistics for anti-demo vendors

Lilongwe City Council was on Wednesday involved in the organisation of a meeting by vendors who sought to announce that they would not be...

‘Malawi full of selfish leaders’ says economic commentator Henry Kachaje

One of the country's renowned economic commentators has said Malawi is full of selfish leaders at all levels who are heavily into consolidating their...

Jan 17 demo organizers dismiss bribe allegations

The organizers of the demonstrations have dismissed claims made by the Rastafarian community that they were offered four hundred thousand kwacha to participate in...

Rastafarian community against Jan 17 demos, denies bribe from organizers

There growing calls for the organizers of the January 17 demonstrations to cancel their plans to protect lives of people and property. The Consumers Association...

MCP Convention in April

At long last. Malawi’s old political party, Malawi Congress Party MCP, says will hold its long awaited convention in April 2013 to enable people...

Kasambara snubs Kachali on Kapito arrest

Malawi’s Minister of Justice Ralph Kasambara on Tuesday dismissed Vice President Khumbo Kachali’s call to revive a police case involving leading consumer rights activist...

Joyce Banda continues to blunder

President Joyce does not get tired to make blunders that are costly to her presidency and her political party. She has appointed Uladi Mussa to...

Vice President Khumbo Kachali slammed over Kapito prosecution remarks

Vice President Khumbo Kachali has come under criticism from commentators for agitating for the prosecution of consumer rights activist John Kapito whose body is...

VP Kachali faulted for ordering resumption of court case against Kapito

Chancellor College political science associate professor Blessings Chinsinga has faulted Malawi’s Vice-President (VP) for reminding the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs to revive...

Khumbo Kachali plotting Joyce Banda’s downfall

President Joyce Banda will be doing herself a big favour to find a proper person to be her running mate, and if she wins...