Category: Politics

UDF’s rumble in DPP maze

  Last month, painters put a glossy coating to United Democratic Front (UDF) time-honoured headquarters at Yiannakis in Limbe, Blantyre. The building, where paintings…

  Board chairperson of the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom), I would recall that what I assured the nation, in the presence of…

Minister of Transport and Public Works, I would not sink so low to the point of uttering racist and discriminatory remarks targeted at Malawi…

  Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, I would, as a renowned economist, feel ashamed  of planning to spend about K4 billion on…
Many sides of Mpasu

  Former minister and Speaker Sam Mpasu, who died two weeks ago, remains an enigma to many. In this interview, our Staff Reporter AYAMI…
Who watches the watcher?

  Judge Esmie Chombo’s lamentations of clandestine corrupt dealings between lawyers and court officials have brought into question the integrity of the country’s justice…
MPs represent citizens

  As Parliament is in session, our reporter AYAMI MKWANDA engages Leader of the House Kondwani Nankhumwa on various parliamentary affairs. Q: Following the…

Chairperson of Public Affairs Committee (PAC), I would accept the harsh reality that people have lost confidence in my faith-based institution after the failed…
MCP’s ceaseless storm

To onlookers, ceaseless power disputes are ripping Malawi Congress Party (MCP) like a ship in rough waters. But MCP deputy spokesperson Ezekiel Ching’oma tells…

Blantyre City South Constituency parliamentary aspirant, I would realise that my indecisiveness when it comes to party affiliation shows lack of seriousness on my…
I’m the light

When the Reverend Maurice Munthali retired from CCAP Synod of Livingstonia in November, it was said that he had joined Allince for Democracy (Aford).…
PP downfall continues

  It is almost four years since People’s Party (PP) founder Joyce Banda lost the presidency to Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate Peter Mutharika…