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,...

Lipikwe Gives Out Reasons for Contesting as Deputy Mayor

By Robert Kumwenda Governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) councilor for Limbe Central Ward Gerald Lipikwe has given out the reasons why he has decided to...

Likoma residents march against prolonged blackouts

As scores of Malawians elsewhere demonstrate in protest of the May 21, electoral results, Likoma Island residents marched against prolonged power blackouts on Friday. The...

Kaphuka, Kachingwe Join UTM

Former Blantyre parliamentarians Samuel Kaphuka and Nicholous Kachingwe have joined United Transformation Movement (UTM) of the past immediate Vice President Saulos Chilima. The two were...

“Accept Defeat and Move On” Bishop Malasa Tells Election Losers

Bishop Brighton Vita Malasa of the Anglican Diocese of the Upper Shire says Malawi should move forward since the elections are over and the...

Chilima Challenges Ansah ‘You will resign’

United Transformation Movement (UTM) president Saulos Chilima has challenged Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson Jane Ansah that she will step down. Chilima made the challenging...

Auctioned materials not part of May 21 polls, MEC says

on Auctioned materials not part of May 21 polls, The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) says the electoral materials it is currently auctioning are not...

Zikhale Ng’oma Accuses Govt for Neglecting His Constituency since Independence

Newly elected Nkhata Bay South Member of Parliament (MP) and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Director of Strategic Planning, Dr Kenneth Zikhale Ng’oma, told Parliament...