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Chilima endorses June 20 demos - The Nation Online

Chilima endorses June 20 demos - The Nation Online

Malawi

UTM Party president Saulos Klaus Chilima (SKC) has urged his followers to join the Thursday demonstrations organised by civil society organisation (CSOs) who are calling for the resignation of Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson Jane Ansah. The CSOs argue that Ansah and her commissioners failed to manage the May 21 Tripartite Elections which were marred…
NationOnline, 1 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Chakwera in 3-day prayer and fasting - The Nation Online

Chakwera in 3-day prayer and fasting - The Nation Online

Malawi

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera and other party supporters have turned to God by embarking on a three-day Esther Fast to pray for “victory over wickedness and for good leaders and truth to reign in Malawi”. According to one of the organisers of the fast Sean Kampondeni, so far there is a positive…
NationOnline, 5 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Malawi premiere of Lazarus documentary - The Nation Online

Malawi premiere of Lazarus documentary - The Nation Online

Malawi

After a successful premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, the documentary of Malawian musician, Lazarus Chigwandali will be screened in Lilongwe. On June 14 fans will experience the astonishing life of Chigwandali, a person with albinism, who is using his music and his story to stop the murder and mutilation of…
NationOnline, 6 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Tobacco prices picking up, TCC figures show - The Nation Online

Tobacco prices picking up, TCC figures show - The Nation Online

Malawi

Tobacco prices are slowly picking up compared to the first days of the selling season in April, figures released by Tobacco Commission (TC) in the seventh week of the sales show. As of last Friday, the leaf was fetching an average price of $1. 40 (about K1 033) per kilogramme (kg) compared to the first…
NationOnline, 8 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Ansah must go–Chilima - The Nation Online

Ansah must go–Chilima - The Nation Online

Malawi

UTM president Saulos Chilima has called for the immediate resignation of Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson, Jane Ansah. But Catholic University-based political scientist Nandin Patel, in an interview yesterday, asked for electoral stakeholders to first wait for court ruling on the election case results before condemning Ansah. “Look, let’s look at elections as a whole…
NationOnline, 11 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Report faults MBC on bias - The Nation Online

Report faults MBC on bias - The Nation Online

Malawi

The Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) has faulted taxpayer funded Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) for bias coverage of governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) during the elections campaign period. In its report from a media monitoring project conducted between March 22 and May 18, the IWPR indicates that the 2019 pattern of findings is…
NationOnline, 11 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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MCP cadres go berserk - The Nation Online

MCP cadres go berserk - The Nation Online

Malawi

Terrorise Capital Hill in electoral results protest Malawi Congress Party (MCP) supporters protesting the May 21 Tripartite Elections results yesterday raided Capital Hill in Lilongwe where business ground to a halt as civil servants abandoned their offices. The protesters’ march from MCP headquarters at City Centre to government’s seat was themed Mutharika Must Fall and…
NationOnline, 14 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Peermont ends hotel management deal - The Nation Online

Peermont ends hotel management deal - The Nation Online

Malawi

South Africa’s Peermont Hotels Limited has terminated its 10-year management contract midway through the agreement, leaving Malawi Government with the task to identify new managers for Umodzi Park which includes Bingu International Convention Centre (Bicc). In an interview yesterday, Umodzi Park Holdings chief executive officer Master Maliro confirmed the development, saying Peermont is not only…
NationOnline, 14 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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PAC meets on 50+1, others - The Nation Online

PAC meets on 50+1, others - The Nation Online

Malawi

Presidential race results in the May 21 Tripartite Elections have revived debate on the country’s electoral system with Public Affairs Committee (PAC) hinting on a board meeting to map the way forward on 50-plus-one and other electoral reforms. In an interview yesterday in the wake of the results that saw President Peter Mutharika of Democratic…
NationOnline, 21 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Flames seek to break jinx - The Nation Online

Flames seek to break jinx - The Nation Online

Malawi

The Flames say they are determined to haul themselves out of the mire this afternoon and qualify for the quarter-finals of the Cosafa Cup after three successive failed attempts. Buoyed by their 3-0 win over minnows Seychelles in their opening Group B qualifier on Sunday, the Flames face Namibia’s Brave Warriors this afternoon at the…
NationOnline, 22 days ago

Predicted: Sports

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