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Economists rebuke MPs

Two economists have separately rebuked Members of Parliament (MPs) for increasing their daily sitting and subsistence allowances from K60,000 to K80,000 without considering the...

Educated thieves play game well; Mutharika gives back 40% of his...

BLANTYRE—Amid revelations that Peter Mutharika is the big fish in as far as corruption is concerned, the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) President gathered confidence...

Nankhumwa beats old timers, Uladi wins centre as Greselder defends position

BLANTYRE—Malawi President Peter Mutharika on Tuesday closed the elective conference of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in Blantyre at the Comesa Hall where...

DPP cadets assault veteran journalist Idris Ali Nassah

BLANTYRE—Violent behaviour is swiftly becoming an acceptable culture in the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) with latest being the assault of veteran journalist and...

Joyce Banda urges Peter Mutharika to engage South African government on...

Former president, Joyce Banda, has said President Peter Mutharika must engage his South African counterpart, Cyril Ramaphosa, on the murder of businessperson, Florence Chathyoka,...

Malawi politics: DPP convention produces living ancestors, criminals as top leaders

BLANTYRE—The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) elective conference has left many Malawians baffled as top leadership has been dominated by people who are old enough...

Chaponda pulls out from VP race, tipped for running mate

BLANTYRE—Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) top official and longtime friend to President Peter Mutharika, George Chaponda, has pulled out from the Vice Presidency race at...

Henry Mussa escapes death from fellow DPP officials

BLANTYRE—Minister of Trade and Industry, Henry Mussa, narrowly escaped death at the hands of his fellow Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials on Sunday night. The...

DPP convention underway, Ben Phiri’s plan to rig elections thwarted

BLANTYRE—The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) convention is underway in Blantyre at Comesa Hall with speculations that Ben Phiri, the longtime aide to President Peter...

DPP, UDF members join Chilima Movement

United Democratic Front (UDF) Regional Governor for the Centre, Denocius Magombo, has announced that he and 100 other members of the party, including some...