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Louis Ngalande Exposes Weakness & Betrayal In DPP; Five Notable Points In His Letter To President Mutharika

The governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) continues to endure a fatal cold war between President Peter Mutharika and Vice President Saulos Chilima. One of the party members who is for Chilima, youth leader Louis Ngalande, wrote a letter to the President on May 22, 2018. In it is a Ngalande who wishes to see the party uniting and moving...

Sports Ministry endorses 2018 “Be More” race

Ministry of Youth, Labor, Sports and Man Power Development has for second year endorsed the Standard Bank’s ‘Be More Race’ scheduled for June 9, 2018 in Lilongwe.  In an emailed response to the questionnaire the Ministry Public Relations Officer Christina Mkutumula said government through the line ministry underscores the importance of race in talent identification and development, Economic empowerment, Increase...

Madam Abida Mia in action as media pool salivates for MCP party materials: MCP convention

LILONGWE—Abida Mia, wife to Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Vice President Sidik Mia, who is considered an influential underground operator, was at it today as she literally spent hours distributing MCP party materials to all the delegates who patronized the party’s elective convention in the capital Lilongwe. Before voting began for the remaining positions, Mrs Mia showed her love for the...

MCP Vice President elect Sidik Mia’s acceptance remarks

This is what the newly elected Vice President for Malawi Congress Sidik Mia posted on his official faceboook page: My Fellow Malawians, Having gone unopposed at the ongoing MCP indaba in the Capital Lilongwe, I am pleased to inform you that I have, with profound gratitude and great humility, accepted to serve as Vice President of the mighty Malawi Congress Party...

‘Don’t bother address me with titles, my name is Lazarus Chakwera, your servant’: MCP convention

LILONGWE—The newly re-elected MCP President and torchbearer in the 2019 elections Dr Lazarus Chakwera has advised Malawians and party delegates to stop addressing him with any title be it Professor, Doctor or any other title. “I am your servant and address me as simply Lazarus Chakwera and I will not be offended,” said Chakwera in his acceptance speech as President...

Chakwera, Mia & Mkandawire elected as MCP Pres. Veep & 2nd deputy veep respectively

LILONGWE—The opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) delegates at the ongoing indaba have re-elected President Chakwera to be the party’s torchbearer in the 2019 tripartite elections.  It has also pleased the delegates to usher in seasoned politician, philanthropist business magnate Sidik Mia to be the first vice president of the party and a possible running mate in the 2019 general...

MCP amends constitution: 5 year term across the board

LILONGWE—At the ongoing indaba, the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has agreed to amend various sections in their constitution. The popular amendment has been to give 5 year term to all elective positions in the party. Other party officials were given 3 year terms and this means that going forward, such officials will be enjoying 5 year term. Deputy Secretary General Eisenhower Mkaka...

We stand on the verge of a new Malawi enjoyed by everyone—Chakwera

Making an opening address at the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP), MCP President Dr Lazarus Chakwera “we stand on the verge of a new Malawi enjoyed by everyone.” ‘It is better when it is on the move than when it is stationary,” said Chakwera emphasizing why there was a strong need to conduct the convention. There is high excitement at the...

The long awaited MCP convention finally here: Chidzanja Nkhoma

LILONGWE—The long overdue elective convention for Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has commenced few minutes ago at the party headquarters in the Malawi capital Lilongwe. The convention comes after a protracted legal battle that has seen the Kaliwo Camp tumbling politically. The convention is expected to elect new office bearers in the party. “The long awaited MCP convention is finally here,” declared chair...

It’s all systems go! MCP showdown this Saturday in Lilongwe: Malawi Road to 2019

LILONGWE (Malawian Watchdog)—Like the events surrounding the ousting of Comrade Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe, the situation in Malawi’s main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has reached another level. From convening an Emergency National Executive Committee (NEC) at the party’s National Headquarters in Lilongwe where the party announced the reinstatement of The Kaliwo Camp party officials into their respective positions to obtaining...