Elections Case Update: Court Extends Case Hearing Period to 14 Days

Chairperson of a panel of judges in the landmark presidential election results case, Justice Healey Potani, has announced extension of the second phase of...

Mutharika Not Against Demonstrations, Promotes Peaceful protests

President Peter Mutharika has said his government has not banned and is not against demonstrations as long as they are peaceful. Mutharika said this during...

Mutharika Says ‘Not in a position to Fire Ansah’ Claims Elections...

President Peter Mutharika has broken the silence on the calls by Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) requesting him to fire Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC)...

MCP, UTM Say Mutharika is Clueless on Ending Political Impasse

President Peter Mutharika's main critics Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and United Transformation Movement (UTM) have said the head of state does not have a...

Chakwera Says Mutharika Trailed behind him with 82, 000 Votes

Opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) presidential hopeful Lazarus Chakwera claims he won the presidential race, after beating President Peter Mutharika by 82 212 votes. Chakwera,...

Legal Analyst Suggests Mutharika Calls for a Special Session of Parliament...

Legal analyst Justin Dzonzi has suggested that the president has powers to call for a special session of parliament to facilitate a review of...

Jane Ansah Nodes to PAC Call

Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson justice Jane Ansah has reportedly to have given what is said a cordial response to the quasi-religious body Public...

DPP Threatens to Fight Back

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has said they will not sit back and watch its supporters being victimized by other political parties in the name...

AFORD Campaign Committee Chairperson Calls for Fresh Convention

Alliance for Democracy (AFORD) Elections and Campaign Committee chairperson Dan Msowoya has called on the party’s secretary general (SG) to guide the party to...

HRDC, Police Hail Citizens for Observing Order on Wednesday

Organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) and the Malawi Police Service (MPS) have expressed satisfaction with how citizens observed order on...

HRDC to Engage International Bodies

Organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) they will report the government to international bodies for failing to protect and up-heed...

Analyst Says Chimulirenji Groomed into the Highest Office

Following frequent travels of the country's vice president Everton Chimulirenji, a political commentator George Phiri has said he believes that this could be a...

Constituency Pens MEC over By-Election Delays

Lilongwe-South constituents have petitioned Malawi Electoral Commission (Mec) over delays to conduct parliamentary by-election in the area. In a petition dated August 26 2019, and...

IG Duncan Mwapasa Quashes ‘Shoot-to-kill’ Rumor

Newly appointed acting Inspector General of police Duncan Mwapasa has rebuffed shoot to kill rumors that are making rounds on social media media his...

HRDC Says Duncan Mwapasa is ‘unprofessional’, Asks MPs to Reject his...

Human rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has said they will mobilize Malawians to reject the newly appointed acting Inspector General of Police Duncan Mwapasa once...

HRDC to Introduce Anti-Ansah Rallies

The organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) have said they are working on introducing Anti-Ansah rallies in a quest to force...

Man Implicated to be Following Trapence Rebuffed Allegations

A man implicated to have been following Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) vice chairperson Gift Trapence has denied the allegations. Pictures of Pato Phoya has...

Police Condemn Petrol Bomb Attacks

Malawi Police Service (MPS) has condemned excess use of petrol bombs to attack individuals across the country. The condemnation has been issued in a press...