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Rumphi, February 25, 2019. United Democratic Front (UDF) Presidential running mate, Frank Tumpale Mwenifumbo has endorsed the incumbent Rumphi Central Constituency Alliance for Democracy (AFORD) Parliamentarian Enock Chihana ahead of the May 21 tripartite polls.   Mwenifumbo told the people of Rumphi Central Constituency to vote for Enock Chihana for the…
Mchinji, January 12, 2019: One of the longest serving Members of Parliament, Alex Chitete has challenged his fellow contenders in Mchinji North East Constituency to conduct a violent-free campaign for the general elections slated for May 21, 2019. Chitete made the call at Kapiri in Mchinji Friday when he presented…
Mzimba, January 12, 2019: Aspiring Member of Parliament (MP) for Mzimba Solola Constituency, Ackim Mwanza, has asked electorates to rally behind him and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for development to continue in the constituency. He made the remarks on Wednesday at Mzimba Labour Office when he presented his nomination…
Rumphi, February 11, 2019: Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Rumphi Central Constituency aspirant, Charles Mhango Wednesday presented his nomination papers for the parliamentary race in the May 21 polls to Malawi Electoral Commission at Bumba Teachers Development Centre in Rumphi. Speaking in an interview after presenting the papers, Mhango said he…
Mzimba, February 11, 2019: A woman aspiring Member of Parliament for Mzimba Solola, under United Transformation Movement (UTM) ticket, Dr. Beatrice Chisenga, has promised good roads and bridges for the constituency. She made the promise when she presented her nomination papers at Mzimba Labour Office Wednesday. Dr Chisenga, who has…
Machinga, February 11, 2019: The Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) Vice President for the Eastern Region, Bright Msaka has said the ruling party is set to field candidates in all constituencies and wards across the region in the forthcoming Tripartite Elections. Msaka who is also Minister of Education, Science and Technology…
Blantyre, February 11, 2019: The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has denied sealing a bid for aspiring presidential candidate, Rasta Chikomeni David Chirwa for failing to meet some requirements set by the electoral body. Speaking at the presentation of presidential nomination papers at Chichiri International Conference Centre, popularly known as Comesa…
Mzuzu, February 11, 2019: The Ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has advised religious leaders in the country against taking sides with political parties elections to ensure fair playing ground for aspiring candidates ahead of the 2019 Tripartite Elections. DPP Deputy Director of Operations, Joe Nyirongo made the call in Mzuzu…
Mzuzu, February 11, 2019: Some parliamentary and local government aspirants to participate in the 2019 polls in some parts of Mzimba had challenges in presenting nomination papers as names filled in their nomination forms were different from those appearing on their voter certificates. According to Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Constituency…
Blantyre, February 11, 2019:  Vice-President Saulos Chilima Wednesday unveiled veteran actor Michael Usi as his running mate in the May 21 presidential race. Chilima, who is UTM Party’s presidential candidate, unveiled Usi known in acting circles as Manganya when he presented his nomination papers to Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) at…

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HE DR. LAZARUS MCCARTHY CHAKWERA SIXTH PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI

HE DR. LAZARUS MCCARTHY CHAKWERA  SIXTH PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI

Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera is the current President of Malawi. He was sworn into office on June 28, 2020 at Malawi Square, Bingu International Convention Centre, Lilongwe. Before joining frontline politics, Chakwera was President of the Malawi Assemblies of God from 1989 until he resigned on May...