Category: Politics

50:50 quota under siege

Achieving equal representation of men and women in political and decision-making positions continues to be a hot topic in the country. It has been…
Chakwera’s revolting job

He was second best to Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate, President Peter Mutharika, in the May 20 2014 Tripartite Elections. This sealed his place…

  Fired acting president of the People’s Party (PP), I would realise that my recent song of praise for President Peter Mutharika cannot be…

Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) public relations officer (PRO), I would realise that even the eight-hour electricity load-shedding programme model aimed at ensuring…
Four women, no winner

  Only four women contested in last week’s by-elections and none of them won. Gone is a one-off opportunity to increase the number of…

  President of Malawi and the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), I would realise that my party’s poor showing in the recent by-elections offers…

  President of the Republic of Malawi and governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) leader, I would not proclaim that only constituencies with DPP parliamentarians…
Oh my malawi!

On Saturday, the Tumbuka people from Rumphi gathered at Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe’s headquarters in Bolero for Gonapamuhanya Cultural Festival. However, the annual commemoration in…

Electricity Generation Company (Egenco) chief executive officer, I would appreciate that the jazz about power production challenges, including low water levels in Lake Malawi…

  Minister of Home Affairs and Internal Security, I would acknowledge that my move to order the arrest of 14 National Intelligence Bureau (NRB)…
If I were Nicholas Dausi

Minister of Information and Communications Technology, I would have gathered all the necessary information before addressing a press conference on President Peter Mutharika’s trip…