Category: Politics

Beautify the presidency

  A recent study by the Department of Public Administrative and Political Studies at Chancellor College has shown that Malawians perceive the presidency as…

  Chief executive officer of the newly-formed Electricity Generation Company (Egenco), I would appreciate that  the unbundling of the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi…
Dausi backs MBC bias

MBC brags to be the largest broadcaster in the country, but its content is criticised as largely biased towards the ruling party. In this…

Board chairperson of Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc), I would realise that recalling the corporation’s chief executive officer Foster Mulumbe from forced leave…
Breaking cycle of disaster

The country continues to be ripped by disasters, especially chronic floods. Following recent floods which displaced thousands and killed three in Lilongwe, our reporter…
A promise long forgotten

If good leadership is about fulfilling one’s promises, President Peter Mutharika deserves commendation for signing the Access to Information (ATI) Bill into law. The…

President of the Republic of Malawi, I would swallow my pride and accept that the sacking of former Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water…
Mix-ups worry parley

Recently, Minister of Finance Goodal Gondwe presented his Mid-year Budget Statement in Parliament. Among others, he announced a K20 billion budget cut. FATSANI GUNYA…

Malawi Electoral Support Network (Mesn) and Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) have resolved to introduce a biometric voter registration in preparation for 2019 Tripartite Elections.…
‘Scrape off poverty laws’

  A constitutional court recently ruled that Section 184 (1) (c) of the Constitution infringed on several constitutional rights of plastic bag seller Mayeso…