HRDC Demos Carry MCP, UTM Support

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and UTM have backed Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC), which wants to organise demonstrations from Wednesday to Friday this week. HRDC...

HRDC Working on Vacating Court Injunction

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) chairperson,Timothy Mtambo, has said the organisation is doing all it can to hold demonstrations at the country's borders and...

Citizen Rally: HRDC Says Malawi Wants Equal Sharing of Nation Cake

The Organizers of Anti-Ansah demonstrations Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) have said they will not relent from fighting for Malawians until justice is prevailed. The...

Ex- Zambian President Rupia Banda Asked to Mediate in Malawi’s Political...

Former Zambian President Rupia Banda has been approached to mediate in the current political turmoil in the country. The efforts to involve Banda has been...

Border, airport demos face hiccups

The planned Anti-Jane Ansah border and airport demonstrations slated for 26-30 August have been hit by a number of barriers from different quarters who...

HRDC Dragged to Court Over Demo Damages

At least 26 people have dragged Human Rights Defenders coalition (HRDC) to court over damages of their property during the Anti-Anti Ansah demonstrations that...

Elections 2019: ‘Few irregularities cannot lead to nullification of poll...

Attorney General (AG) Kalekeni Kaphale has said few irregularities that happened during the May 21 elections are not enough to lead to nullification of...

Govt Insists to Meet Protesters with Force; Clarifies Mutharika’s Speech

Following criticism President Mutharika received for ordering Malawi Defense Force (MDF) and Malawi Police (MPS) to stop the planned Airports and boarders demonstrations using...

Elections 2019: Mangochi CRO Tells Court “MEC Declared Wrong Winner”

Mangochi Constituency Returning Officer (CRO) Francis Maleka has told the High Court in Blantyre that Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) declared a wrong winner in...

Zimbabwe Arrests Senior Opposition Official over Demonstration

Police in Zimbabwe arrested a senior opposition official on Thursday on charges of failing to stop a banned protest last week in the capital,...

Elections Case Update: Gwalidi Says MEC, DPP Altered Election Results

One of the key witness for the first petitioner in the on-going elections case Miriam Gwalidi told the Constitution court in Lilongwe that she...

Muluzi Courts Newly Interfaith Forum for Peace

Former head of state Bakili Muluzi met the newly formed Interfaith forum for Peace, Justice and Dialoge at his residence in BCA, Blantyre on...

HRDC Informs Embassies on Malawi Airport Shutdown

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has informed foreign embassies in country notifying them on their planned Anti-Ansah demonstrations to seal all major boarders and...

Mtambo House Torched in Chitipa

Unknown people have petrol-bombed a house belonging to Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) chairperson Timothy Mtambo in his village in Chitipa around 2...

China cries foul over Facebook, Twitter block of fake accounts

China said on Tuesday it had a right to put out its own views after Twitter and Facebook said they had dismantled a state-backed...

HRDC Responds to Mutharika’s Threats

Human Rights Defenders Coalition(HRDC) has responded to president Peter Mutharika's move to stop protestors from sealing airports and boarders as he has given orders...

Mutharika Pleads with Chakwera ‘Repsect the Presidency’

President Peter Mutharika has told Malawi congress Party (MCP) Leader Lazarus Chakwera to respect the presidency. Mutharika made the remarks in Mangochi after he commissioned...

HRDC to Hold First Ever Citizen Rally

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has embarked on citizen rallies aimed at sensitising communities of the need for peaceful demonstrations and getting concerns from...