Malawi

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jun 3rd, 2014
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Malawi — The new president of Malawi was inaugurated Monday after an election that was disputed by his predecessor. President Peter Mutharika said he wanted to reconcile with former leader Joyce Banda, who did not attend the inauguration at a sports stadium in Blantyre, Malawi’s commercial capi...
By IAfrica
In Malawi
May 22nd, 2014
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WINDHOEK – The Southern African Editors Forum (SAEF) has reported that the 2014 tripartite elections in Malawi that took place on Tuesday started off chaotically. There were incidents of violence, while some polling stations opened very late frustrating voters. SAEF stated the tripartite presid...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 24th, 2014
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– By Frank Jomo On May 20th this year, the southern African nation of Malawi will go to the polls to elect a president, members of parliament and local government representatives. The forthcoming elections will be the tightest since the introduction of multiparty democracy in 1994 as 12 presidential ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 15th, 2014
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by Mabvuto Banda, Inter Press Service Malawi’s President Joyce Banda has vowed to get to the bottom of a corruption scandal where more than 100 million dollars were suspected to have been looted from the government since 2006. She is currently campaigning ahead of the country’s May tripartite electio...
By benim
In Malawi
Feb 27th, 2014
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In his response to me, the Electoral Commission’s Director of Media and Public Relations, Sangwani Mwafulirwa, cites the principle of ‘presumption of innocence’ in justifying the admission of a criminal suspect, Arthur-Peter Mutharika, to the presidential race in the coming general ...
By benim
In Malawi
Feb 27th, 2014
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BLANTYRE (MaraPost)–Public Affairs Committee’s (PAC) all-inclusive stakeholders conference ended on Wednesday with delegates unanimously demanding for the convening Parliament by March 10 to discuss the forensic audit report, the sale and whereabouts of proceeds of both the Presidential j...
By IAfrica
In Malawi
Feb 26th, 2014
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BLANTYRE  (MaraPost)—Mr Hanleck Mbwetule who stole an external hard disk from the ICT dept of the Malawi Electoral Commission, has been sentenced to two years imprisonment with hard labour by the Blantyre Magistrates’ Court today. Mr Mbwetule, who worked as a temporary data entry cle...
By IAfrica
In Malawi
Feb 26th, 2014
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“We are in support of the forthcoming public demonstrations. It is our constitutional right Malawians to do so. This regime is taking us too much for granted. Public services and goods are collapsing in our very eyes due to inadequate funding to government ministries and agencies, and yet the P...
By IAfrica
In Malawi
Feb 26th, 2014
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Donnas Women’s Football Cup will now be played in all Malawi’s three regions after it was raised to K8 million.Donnas Eggs Account Division Manager Herbert Mangadzuwa said the company was obliged to give back to women’s football because women have been supporting their products. &ld...
By IAfrica
In Malawi
Feb 26th, 2014
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The Democratic Progressive Party-DPP wishes to express its dissatisfaction on how the Malawi Electoral Commission has handled the issue concerning its employee in the ICT Department MR HANLECK MBWETULE....