Attorney General, Kalekeni Kaphale, has appealed against the Constitutional Court’s ruling that the Malawi election case should continue. President Peter Mutharika’s lawyers petitioned the Constitutional Court to dismiss the case in which Dr. Lazarus Chakwera (MCP) and Dr. Saulos Klaus...
Former MP for Blantyre North East, Cecilia Chazama, who was also a Minister in Peter Mutharika cabinet has demolished a house she built for a poor villager at Maleule in Lunzu, Blantyre. It is alleged that the poor woman voted...
Women candidates in the May 21 polls have performed miserably in Kasungu despite a spirited campaign by organizations to attain the 50-50 gender representation for Members of Parliament (MPs) and councilors. In the parliamentary elections, the district has done badly,...
Police in Ntcheu are keeping in custody a 36-year-old polygamist for stabbing to death his first wife’s lover. According to Ntcheu police public relations officer Hastings Chigalu, the suspect Wales Kamphulu killed 34-year-old Boston Kadembo. Chigalu said Kamphulu on Tuesday night...
Malawi Congress Party (MCP) leader Lazarus Chakwera says President Peter Mutharika is operating illegally and on borrowed time since people stole the election for him. Chakwera said this at a press briefing which was conducted at the party’s headquarters offices...
MANGOCHI-(MalawianWatchdog)—A rerun of parliamentary elections is likely in the Mangochi Monke-Bay constituency following revelations that Ralph Jooma of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), who was declared a winner was involved in unelectoral practices. According to reports, Malawi Congress Party (MCP) parliamentary...
A legal expert, Danwood Chirwa, has issued a red alert warning, saying Malawi is heading back to the one party state. According to Chirwa who is Dean of Law at University of Cape Town (UCT, the results of the May...
Fourteen police officers have been forcibly transferred from Sanjika Palace following President Peter Mutharika’s re-election. A few hours after Mutharika was declared winner of the May 21 elections, the officers were sent packing from the presidential residence. According to the police...
MANGOCHI-(MalawianWatchdog)—Malawi Congress Party (MCP) parliamentary candidate for Mangochi Monkey-Bay constituency, Gerald Kazembe, has demanded a physical audit of the election ballots, arguing the irregularities detected are very serious thereby diverting the will of the people. Kazembe’s complaints backed by the...
BLANTYRE-(MalawianWatchdog)– Zimbabweans have attacked Malawi leader Peter Mutharika for offering refuge to Zimbabwe’s former police commissioner general Augustine Chihuri who is answering several criminal charges back home.  Malawi’s vice president, who is also UTM Party leader, Saulos Chilima told the nation...