Joyce Banda urges Peter Mutharika to engage South African government on Florence Chathyoka’s death

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...

President Mutharika caught pants down: ACB dossier implicates him as beneficiary of fraudulent deal

BLANTYRE—As pervasive graft involving senior government officials continues to shackle innocent Malawians, the citizens have been further ridiculed and left in depth of despair...

Ten Malawi Members of Parliament likely to make it in 2019 Even without Campaigning

LILONGWE (Malawian Watchdog)—There are some members of Parliament who can exhaust all their resources after consulting each and every witchdoctor to make it to...

Live from Pretoria: Husband to Ephraim Nyondo’s concubine files for divorce

PRETORIA—Macdonald Wakasu, a husband to Rethabila who was found sharing illicit love with public relations officer of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) Ephraim Nyondo,...

Finally Malawi has murder suspect as Police top boss; Malawians take cover  

LILONGWE—Members of Parliament approved the appointment of Rodney Jose as Inspector General (IG) of Police on Wednesday, a development that has angered many Malawians...