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Covid-19 Cases Rise to 43 as 2 New Cases Confirmed

Minister of Health Jappie Mhango says two new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed, one in Lilongwe and the other one in Blantyre. This brings the total number of Covid 19 in Malawi to 43. According to the Ministry of Health, the first case is of a 41-year-old man who is a truck driver from Area 23, Lilongwe, he came into the country on 2 May,...

Ras Chikomeni’s dream turned into thoughts again as MEC rejects his nomination papers

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has once again rejected nomination papers from Independent Presidential candidate Ras David Chikomeni Chirwa. Ras Chikomeni Chirwa failed to meet some of the requirements set by MEC such as depositing a non-refundable fee of MK2 million. He also failed to collect required signatures. MEC Director of Media Sangwani Mwafulirwa confirmed of the development when addressing the media. The Commission has however asked Chikomeni...

Ansah tells presidential candidates that there is only one winner in an election

The Chairperson Malawi Electoral Commission has advised presidential candidates for July 2020 elections that there is only one winner in an election. Ansah made the remarks at Mount Soche in Blantyre after the commission received the first nomination paper from the president of Malawi Congress Party  Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera, who is the torchbearer for MCP and UTM alliance. "In an election, only one candidate wins," she...

Ras Chikomeni Chirwa set to present nominations papers to MEC

Independent Presidential Candidate Ras David Chikomeni Chirwa is set to present nomination papers to Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) ahead of fresh Presidential polls scheduled for July 2, 2020. Chirwa arrived at Mount Soche together with his mother who also happens to be his runningmate in the fresh Presidential polls. In the May 21, 2019 Ras Chikomeni Chirwa was disqualified by MEC for failing to meet some...

Mbakuwaku Movement to alleviate poverty in Malawi

Peter Kuwani of Mbakuwaku Movement for Development says his party is representing the less privileged who are mostly forgotten by the political elites. He said his government will concentrate much on poverty alleviation, promote justice and fairness. Kuwani also took time to condemn political violence which he said has led the country into social unrest. The Mbakuwaku leader also talked about the need to create "economic...

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