Minister Hails Women over Pro-Ansah Demonstrations

Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Mary Navicha has praised women who attended pro-Ansah march in Blantyre on Wednesday saying the march...

Human rights activists Trapence and Sembereka Moved to Area 30 Police...

The two human rights activists Gift Trapence and MacDonald Sembereka who were detained on Tuesday over alleged fraud have been moved to National Police...

Human rights Activist Says Sembereka, Trapence Arrest was Political ‘Persecution’

Human rights activist Billy Mayaya has said that the arrest of two Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) Gift Trapence and reverend Mcdonald Sembereka was political...

68 Arrested for Looting, Injuring Police Officers During Demos

Police have arrested 68 people in connection to looting and injuring of police officers during country wide demonstrations on Thursday. National Police Spokesperson James Kadadzera...

DPP to hold parade on Friday

The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is this Friday expected to hold a victory parade in Blantyre to celebrate the party's triumph in the...

#MzuzuDemosUpdate ; Chibavi Police Unit Burnt By Angry Protesters

Chibavi Police Unit in Mzuzu has been set ablaze by angry protesters. MDF soldiers arrived at the scene, but the building was already extensively damaged...

MPS, MDF man Parliament Building in Lilongwe

Malawi Defense Force (MDF) and Malawi Police Service (MPS) have joined hands in beefing up security at parliament premises. Due to the ongoing Anti-Ansah demonstrations,...

Zimbulani Urges Malawians to Remain Calm

By Robert Kumwenda On 6th July, Malawians will be cerebrating fifty five years of independence, but this time around the celebrations are coincided with the...

Demonstrators vow to Continue Protesting; ‘Sititopa’ Until Ansah Resigns

Civil Society Organizations (SCOs) under the banner Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) have vowed not to stop demonstrating until the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC)...

Blantyre Demos and Vigils #Update 5th July, 2019

Protesters in Blantyre have gathered at Kamuzu Upper Stadium for demonstrations organised by Human Rights Defenders Forum (HRDC) pushing for the removal of Malawi...

Botomani Says Demo Organizers will Pay

Minister of Information and Technology Mark Botomani has said the organizers of nationwide demonstrations will pay the damages that protesters have caused. Botomani said this...

11 DPP MPs meet MCP President

LILONGWE - Eleven Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislators are said to have met Malawi Congress Party (MCP) President Lazarus Chakwera on Tuesday evening. The party’s...

CSOs Ready For Tomorrow and Friday’s Vigils

The Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) operating under the banner Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) say all is set to hold demonstrations in 11 districts...

MCP Appoints Lowe as Leader of Opposition in Parliament

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has appointed Lilongwe Central legislator Lobin Lowe as the interim leader of opposition in Parliament. The appointment of Lowe as the...

Chilima urges supporters to join July vigils

UTM Party president Saulos Chilima has urged his followers to join this week’s vigils against embattled Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson Jane Ansah. Some Civil...

Govt calls for patriotism among Malawians

Minister of Information, Civic Education and Communications Technology Mark Botomani says he will advocate for patriotism among the citizenry to ensure a spirit of ownership...

MEC defend’s K4bn deposit to its CEO’s Account

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has come out with guns blazing defending an account it holds at FDH Bank named Chief Elections Officer Account,...