MEC quashes assertions that it is not entitled to oversee political...

The country’s elections body, Malawi Electoral Commission MEC has quashed assertions that it is not entitled to oversee political party elections, as propagated by...

PP caused Chimunthu’s defeat

Chimunthu Banda wasn't only defeated he was routed. PP must take responsibility for Prof. Peter Mutharika's shellacking of Kamunthu banda. I am now more...

Joyce Banda loses round one

The People's Party is a bereaved grouping. From President Joyce Banda to economic asylum seekers that she and her party uses as front-line strategists...
To assume vice presidency

Malawi road to 2014: John Tembo to contest for MCP Presidency...

Opposition Malawi Congress Party’s President and veteran politician John Tembo has come in the open declaring that he will contest as president of the...

Malawi needs JB beyond 2014 not ‘Matchona’ or ‘baby’, says Uladi

Minister of Home Affairs and Internal Security, Uladi Mussa on Saturday said Malawians should give President Joyce Banda a new mandate to rule the...

Malawi Congress Party and the Chakwera factor

No doubt the MCP needs a breath of fresh air, a re-birth of sorts. If truth be told, John Tembo has outlived his welcome....

Chimunthu Banda concedes defeat to Peter Mutharika

Speaker of Parliament Henry Chimunthu Banda has conceded electoral defeat to Peter Mutharika as president of former ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). But while conceding...

DPP Convention final results!

Professor Peter Mutharika got 1266 Votes representing about 95% and Mr Henry Chimunthu Banda got 73 Votes representing about 5%! This is different from other sources that...

Ntaba, Winiko, Kachikho get DPP top posts in Malawi

Comedian Boni Kalindo aka Winiko and Dr. Hetherwick Ntaba among others have gone unopposed at the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) convention currently being held at...

Peter Mutharika elected DPP’s torchbearer

It’s over! Peter Mutharika 1126 votes, Chimunthu Banda 73 votes. After a long battle of campaign, Peter Mutharika, brother to late President Bingu Wa Muthalika...

Malawi ruling PP warned against ‘foul-mouthing politics’

Continued castigations of opposition party leadership by Malawi’s ruling Peoples Party (PP) will miscarry if the party is not cautious, a political commentator has...

Chimunthu to form a coalition with Joyce Banda if he wins...

If Chimunthu Banda wins at DPP convention, he is to form a coalition with Joyce Banda. This deal of DPP and PP coalition is...

Atupele suing Uladi Mussa over age claims

Malawi’s youthful presidential candidate, Atupele Muluzi is suing foul-mouthed Minister of Home Affairs and ruling People’s Party official Uladi Mussa for claiming that Atupele...

PAC questions Malawi’s preps on tripartite polls

With just a year to go before Malawi holds its first ever tripartite polls, the Public Affairs Committee (PAC) has doubted the reliability of...

Govt. doubts Kapito’s death threat claim, says he’s seeking attention

Speaking in an interview monitored on Zodiak Broadcasting Station (ZBS), Mussa wondered why Kapito decided to “take his questionable death threat claims” to the...

Poly pushes for ‘Malswitch’ increment

One of the Blantyre-based constituent college of the University of Malawi, The Polytechnic has today staged demonstrations around campus as a way of pushing...

DPP Convention On Despite Tight Court Schedule

Opposition DPP says it will go ahead with its convention on April 17, despite Wednesday’s decision by Lilongwe magistrate court to reschedule the treason...

Poly students demonstrating

Malawi Polytechnic students in Blantyre are currently rioting over failure by the University to revise their food and accommodation allowances. Chipembere Highway partially closed...