Rastafarian community against Jan 17 demos, denies bribe from organizers

There growing calls for the organizers of the January 17 demonstrations to cancel their plans to protect lives of people and property. The Consumers Association...

MCP Convention in April

At long last. Malawi’s old political party, Malawi Congress Party MCP, says will hold its long awaited convention in April 2013 to enable people...

Kasambara snubs Kachali on Kapito arrest

Malawi’s Minister of Justice Ralph Kasambara on Tuesday dismissed Vice President Khumbo Kachali’s call to revive a police case involving leading consumer rights activist...

Joyce Banda continues to blunder

President Joyce does not get tired to make blunders that are costly to her presidency and her political party. She has appointed Uladi Mussa to...

Vice President Khumbo Kachali slammed over Kapito prosecution remarks

Vice President Khumbo Kachali has come under criticism from commentators for agitating for the prosecution of consumer rights activist John Kapito whose body is...

VP Kachali faulted for ordering resumption of court case against Kapito

Chancellor College political science associate professor Blessings Chinsinga has faulted Malawi’s Vice-President (VP) for reminding the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs to revive...

Khumbo Kachali plotting Joyce Banda’s downfall

President Joyce Banda will be doing herself a big favour to find a proper person to be her running mate, and if she wins...

Wakuda Kamanga contemplating a return to DPP

Former DPP secretary general, Wakuda Kamanga, is contemplating a return to his party from PP where he defected to recently after not getting what...

MBC Director, Benson Tembo collapses after Joyce Banda’s tongue lashing, accused...

President Joyce Banda received praise on New Year's eve after she claimed during a Zodiak Radio's questions-to-the president programme that she has and will...

Police silent on January 17 protests security

Ten days before the scheduled January 17 demonstrations over rising cost of living, police have not come out to indicate whether it has capacity...

Government won’t block demo

The government has no plans to disrupt the January 17 demonstrations being organised by the Consumer Association of Malawi (Cama), Information Minister Moses Kunkuyu...

Leave me alone and watch, Joyce Banda tells critics

President Joyce Banda has dismissed opposition political leaders and other critics of her government and its policies to keep a distance and just watch...

Labour union supports the January 17 protests but will not take...

The Malawi Congress of Trade Unions (MCTU), a labour federation of over 20 trade unions, will not be taking part in the demonstrations scheduled...

Joyce Banda has yet to keep her promise

....get rid of expensive presidential jet and luxury Mercedes Benz cars for ministers. A leading member of the Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) says the...

From the Bawo Club Archives, Dated 28th September, 2012

THE SOUND OF SILENCE "Let me have silence, and I will speak, and let come on me what may.” – Job 13:13 For the record, contrary...

Kamlepo Kalua cautions govt on January 17 demos

A veteran politician is strongly advising the Joyce Banda administration to tread carefully in handling issues surrounding the nationwide demonstrations being organised by the...

Demo organisers doge criticism, stick on plan

Organisers of the January 17 demonstrations say they are not shaken by the stand taken by some civil rights activists, who are not in...

Food for vote: JB asks food beneficiaries to vote for her

President Joyce Banda has asked beneficiaries of her food handouts to remember her gesture during voting in 2014. Speaking yesterday at a rally she addressed...