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Lilongwe, May 22: President Dr. Joyce Banda has called upon the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to find a proper platform of announcing the elections results rather than relying upon radio stations. Briefing members of the press in Lilongwe on Thursday, President Banda said continued announcements of results by radio stations…
Lilongwe, May 22: President Dr. Joyce Banda on Thursday read out the suicide letter former Deputy Local Government Minister, Godfrey Kamanya, left behind saying he committed suicide due to threats he was allegedly getting from the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) senior officials. Dr. Banda said she was reading the letter…
Blantyre, 20 May: The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) on Tuesday attributed various irregularities that have locked the ongoing voting exercise to  logistical problems. MEC chairperson Justice Maxon Mbendera disclosed this during a press briefing organised in order to update the media and other stakeholders on the status of the voting…
Thyolo, May 20: Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Presidential candidate Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has called on Malawians to desist from violence as the country votes in the first ever tripartite elections. Speaking after casting his vote, Mutharika said he was saddened with reports of violence and asked the Malawi Electoral…
Lilongwe, May 20, 2014: At exactly 9:30 am in the morning PP’s Running mate Sosten Gwengwe casted his vote of his choice at Kanama Primary School Centre of T/A Kaphuka in Dedza district for the President, Member of Parliament (MP) and Councilor. Gwengwe shadow MP for Dedza Central Constituency was…
Blantyre, May 20, 2014: There was Chaos at most Polling Stations in Blantyre as people had not yet started voting as late as 10:30 am due to inadequate materials at the centers. A visit to the Blantyre Tax Office, Nkolokoti Primary School, Ndirande Community Hall and Catholic Institute Primary School…
Zomba, May 20, 2014: President Dr Joyce Banda on Tuesday morning casted her vote at Malemia Primary School Polling Center, Group Village Headman Mtogolo at Domasi in Zomba in the historic 2014 Tripartite Elections. People started flocking to the center early morning hours although voting started at 40 minutes late…
Lilongwe, May 20: The Malawi Congress Party (MCP) presidential hopeful, Dr. Lazarus Chakwera, on Tuesday said he would accept any outcome of the general elections despite expecting a win. Chakwera was speaking to journalists soon after casting his vote at Malembo Primary School in Lilongwe North West Constituency where he…
Lilongwe, May 18: Lilongwe, which experienced a series of political violence during the 2004 and 2009 general elections, has recorded a violence free campaign period in this year’s tripartite election, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt. Speaking during a Multipart Liaison Committee (MPLC), Officer-in-Charge for Lilongwe Police Richard Luhanga which…
Lilongwe, May 17: The Forum for National Development (FND) on Thursday requested the Malawi Electoral Commission, and all Law enforcing and Crime Investigations Agencies to monitor the post elections with close attention considering some devious tensions and violence coined by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). The National Coordinator  for FND, …

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'Opposition is not just about ranting'

'Opposition is not just about ranting'

The statement by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Rev. Dr. Lazarus Chakwera made in response to the address that His Excellency, President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika made during the opening of the occasion of opening the 47th Session of Parliament cannot go without comment. From the out...