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Mutharika Condemns Political Violence

President Peter Mutharika has condemned political violence in the country, according to a statement issued by Presidential Press Secretary Mgeme Kalirani. Read the full statement below: His Excellency Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika would like to register his disappointment with political violence that took place at Nsundwe a couple of days …

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Youth are Agents of Change, not Violence

Political party leaders in Malawi have been advised not to misuse the youth, they are agents of change not of destruction and violence, they are the future and the future can be used wrongly. Youth have been taking a key role in the HRDCs demonstrations and protests demanding electoral justice …

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DPP/ UDF Cadets Remove UTM- MCP Flags in Lilongwe

Suspected DPP- UDF alliance cadets on Wednesday night removed flags for MCP- UTM alliance in Lilongwe ahead of DPP- UDF presidential Running mate, Atupele Muluzi who is set to conduct whistle stops campaign meetings in Lilongwe city enticing voters to vote for President Peter Mutharika. The cadets were seen using …

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Poll Date Under Legal Dispute

Attorney General (AG), Kalekeni Kaphale, has rejected resolutions passed by Legal Affairs Committee of Parliament for Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to conduct Fresh Presidential Election on 23rd June, next month. Kaphale told the committeee that it has no powers to direct MEC conducting the election on the said date arguing …

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Let Campaign be Issue Based-Botomani

The Government says the campaign should be issue based rather than focusing on insulting and attacking other politicians . In a statement released on 26th May, 2020, Minister of Information, Mark Botomani says Government has noted with concern the direction the presidential elections campaign has taken, especially regarding on personalities. …

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Mutharika to Silence Tonse Alliance Leaders –Atupele Muluzi

United Democratic Front (UDF) President who is also the runningmate of President Peter Mutharika in the fresh presidential polls, Atupele Muluzi says Tonse Alliance is scared with the absence of the head of state on the campaign trail. Muluzi made the remarks during political rallies in Chiradzulu district. According to …

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Attorney General must Resign- HRDC

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) wants the Attorney General (AG) Kalekeni Kaphale to resign for being partisan. Speaking during a press briefing today HRDC Chairperson Gift Trapence said the AG has really failed to do his Job as a law advisor of the government. “For us we are worried that …

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CFT Demands Electoral Justice

Citizens for Transformation (CFT) political movement is demanding electoral justice through timely appointment of credible electoral officials and audit of voter’s roll. In a Statement released on 26 May 2020 the CFT Commander in Chief Timothy Mtambo wants MEC elections management system to be audited by independent IT specialists in …

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Chilima to be Finance Minister

Vice President who is also the runningmate of Tonse Alliance in the fresh presidential polls Dr Saulos Chilima said he will become Minister of Finance to spearhead the economic recovery of the country once the alliance ushered into power next month. Chilima made the remarks yesterday during Tonse Alliance mega …

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Chakwera doesn’t Hate Islam –Sidik Mia

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Vice President Sidik Mia says the president of the party who is also the torchbearer of Tonse Alliance in the June, 2020 fresh presidential polls, Lazarus Chakwera does not hate Islam. Mia made the remarks during Tonse Alliance political rally at Naisi ground in Zomba where …

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