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DPP’s hopes are on tribalism, regionalism

For a party that thrives on tribalism and nepotism in the 21st Century, I am not surprised that the DPP is doing all it...

MCP appears favoured by Malawians as next govt but grand alliance of DPP-UDF-PP is...

“Your worst enemy could be your best friend and your best friend your worst enemy,” Bob Marley, Who the Cap fit Most. Just on last...

Of Public Sector Reforms in Malawi

The current Democratic Progressive Party government started with great expectations. The President and his top team talked of public sector reform, which they launched...

PAC Postpones demo against Malawi govt: Read full statement here

Statement by Public Affairs Committee regarding postponement of nationwide peaceful marches slated for 13 December, 2017 The Executive Committee, Board of Trustees and representatives of...

Economic and social injustice in Malawi: Case of Constituency Development Fund

Have you ever thought or heard of the economic and social injustice that has been happening in malawi as a result of constituency demarcation...

Malawi Politics: Who is Sidik Mia?

Mohammed Sidik Mia was born in 1965 and is a wealthy businessperson with a cattle ranch in Ngabu, Chikwawa, his home area. He was first...

The 50% + 1 Malawi Electoral Reform Bill: Dry bones in a parable

The political temperature boiling. There are no by-standers as everyone has turned political now. No wonder in the melee, duty bearers have assumed the...

Z Allan Ntata’s Uncommon Sense: Why Mutharika must retire and not run again

With unprecedented power blackouts and an economy so dreadful that no investors other than dubious Chinese gambling companies are interested in it, the failure...

One on One with outgoing Unima Vice Chancellor Professor John D. Kalenga Saka

The Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Malawi Professor John D. Kalenga Saka wound up his tour of duty at the University’s Central...

MEC responds to questions regarding pending voter registration: Malawi road to 2019

1.    I have seen vacancies for biometric voter registration kit operator and technicians. Does it mean now that MEC will now conduct its own biometric...

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