Gerald Kazembe wins MCP Mangochi MonkeyBay Primary election

Main Opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) National Executive Committee Deputy Director for Social Welfare, Gerald Kazembe has won party primary election for Mangochi Monkey Bay Constituency.The Primary elections which held on Saturday at Mbwazulu Primary School Ground in Mangochi Monkey Bay Constituency was president over by NEC Member Ramsay Khan and other top MCP’s NEC members. Drama engulfed, when all...

Abida Mia ready for Challenge

Abida Mia, wife to Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Vice President Muhammad Sidik Mia says she  is set to compete as the MP  for  Chikwawa Mkombedzi constituency despite cultural norms posing as a threat to women candidates in the lower shire district. Mia was speaking at a rally on Sartuday at Nkomaniza Primary School ground in Saopa ward where she was...

How Chilima helped DPP win the 2014 Malawi general elections

Last Saturday, Vice President of the Republic of Malawi and leader of UTM party Dr. Saulos Chilima rattled Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) members when he said he helped them win the 2014 general elections in which he ran together with Professor Peter Mutharika. Chilima was working as a Managing Director of Airtel Malawi before quitting early 2014 to join...

Mixed Reactions to Poll Listing UTM as Strongest Party in the North

Major political parties in the Northern Region have expressed a mixed bag of reactions on the results of a study conducted by the Institute of  Public Opinion and Research for the  Centre for Multi-Party Democracy  in August. The Study indicates that the United Transformation Movement (UTM) is   the strongest party in the Northern Region with a slightly higher support from...

Z Allan Ntata’s Uncommon Sense: HELLO, I MUST BE GOING!

To understand the reason a small country like Malawi with very solvable problems is living on the fringes of utter poverty and struggling to develop, one simply needs to understand what Malawian politics since the dawn of the multiparty era. Malawian politicians have perfected the art of creating problems and then campaign against them. Have you ever wondered, if all...

Customers tell Premier Bet Malawi to fix their site asap

Thousands of soccer gamblers who bet online are failing to log in to premier bet for unknown reasons. Since yesterday gamblers have failed to place their bets online. The message people get when trying to log in is "Broad 205" which even Judas Iscariot himself cannot make sense of it. To make matters worse, even management of Premier Bet Malawi...

Woman Stops Wedding in Zomba

There was drama at one local church in Zomba last Saturday when a woman stopped a Reverend from officiating a wedding ceremony. All was set for one couple to be pronounced a husband and a wife. The Reverend was busy flipping the bible looking for the right verse when suddenly a woman entered the church. She walked straight to the...

Justice & Peace drums up support for female aspirants in Karonga

The Justice and Peace (JP) of Karonga diocese has lived to its words by drumming up support to all female aspirants in their respective areas as one way of marketing them to the electorates through the Malawi Electoral Cycle Systems (MECS) project. JP took Karonga by storm the whole last week when it carried the message to the five constituencies...

Four descent betting strategies

Number 1 Strategy - Always double down on a hard 11                                                                                             In the...

What can aspiring young entrepreneurs learn from business tycoon Sidik Mia?

We may hold our own opinions— good or bad—about the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Vice President Sidik Mia—it is okay to hold such opinions for opinions are free of charge.  However, one thing is clear. There is a general consensus among media houses in the country. When it comes to describing Sidik Mia, they describe him as “a business...