Kafukufuku Wasonyeza Kuti a Mutharika Apambana

Kafukufuku amene achita akatswiri odziwa za ndale pa dziko lonse lapansi a Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) wasonyeza kuti Pulezidenti Arthur Peter Mutharika ndi chipani chake cha DPP ndi amene apambane pa chisankho chimene chichitike pa 21 May mdziko muno. Akatswiriwa amene amakhala ku Mangalande koma ali ndi nthambi zawo mmaiko osiyanasiya, anena kuti a Mutharika ndi chipani chao apambana pa chisankhochi kamba kakuti atsogoleri azipani zotsutsa alibe mfundo zimene zingathandize a Malawi. Uku ndikulosera kwa chisanu ndi chitatu kumene…

Read More

Mutharika Apologizes to DPP

By Austin Kakande, MBC Online President Arthur Peter Mutharika on Monday sought forgiveness from his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) family for picking an outsider for the position of running-mate during the 2014 elections. Mutharika , explaining why he changed his heart this time around, said: “I picked Honorable Chimulirenji out of 17 nominees. I picked someone from within the party because I did not want to repeat the mistake I made in 2014. I erred during the last elections,…

Read More

Livingstonia Synod, Chilima Joins President Mutharika

By Chonanga Mhone St Andrews Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP) under Livingstonia Synod, Sunday held prayers against killings and abductions of persons with albinism (PWA) days after President Peter Mutharika met people with albinism under the banner  Poor and Concerned People with Albinism (PCPWA). The prayers held under the theme; ‘considering the security of persons with albinism (PWA) were directed by the moderator of Livingstonia Synod, Rev Douglas Chipofya. Chipofya joined several people including the State President Prof….

Read More

Road to May: Chilima ‘Errand Boy’ Arrested For Buying Voters Certificates

By Ayamba Kandodo, MEC Stringer Police in Mangochi District on Thursday pounced on one of the UTM presidential campaign member Al-Haj Ben Kambulire on allegations that he is buying voters’ certificates. Mangochi Police Station Spokesperson Inspector Roderick Maida confirmed the development but refused to explain more, referring the matter to National police spokesperson James Kadadzera who he said will be in apposition to answer after investigations. But in an interview Kambulire who is also a well-known businessperson in the…

Read More

Chilima Angers Civil Society

Some civil society organizations (CSOs) on Thursday condemned Vice President Saulos Chilima for what they described as ‘promoting hate and division’ among Malawians in the country. Addressing the Media in Lilongwe, Joint Civil Society Platform on Governance (JCSPG)’s Vice Chairperson Alfred Munika said Malawians are tired of hate, division, violence and insults. He said they want leaders who argue on facts and tangible issues. At the press briefing, the Joint CSOs read out a press statement titled “a call…

Read More

UTM convention endorses Chilima as president unopposed

By Maravi Express Reporter United Transformation Movement (UTM) has endorsed its leader Dr. Saudi’s Klaus Chilima as the party’s president unopposed during their their national convention held in Lilongwe on Monday, December 17. There were also over 10 other positions that went unopposed and these were for secretary general (Patricia Kaliati); director of legal affairs Yasin Maoni; deputy national treasurer Olipa Chiluba Muyaba; director of publicity Joseph Chidanti Malunga; director of elections Paul Chibingu; director of women Patricia Shanil…

Read More

Chilima Angers Neno Residents

People who gathered at Neno community stadium and Ligowe trading center waiting to hear from UTM Party rally  on Friday waited in vain after Party’s President  Saulos Chilima failed to show up at the sites. According to the party’s program on Friday, Chilima was supposed to conduct a whistle-stop at Kachere,Ligowe, Zalewa and and a slight rally at Neno boma before conducting main rally at Mwanza Community ground. Some of the people who were waiting to hear from Chilima…

Read More

Wandale Denies Joining Chilima Movement

Self-acclaimed leader of People’s Land Organization, Vincent Wandale, has denied reports hovering on the social media claiming that has joined Vice President Dr Saulos Chilima’s UTM Party. On Saturday, UTM social media team and supporters carried a story claiming that Wandale will be joining the movement on 29th November. “I don’t belong to UTM neither do I and  the PLO intends to join the movement on 29th November. No political grouping has approached us for talks so far,” responded…

Read More

Leadership Wrangles Hit UTM, Ex-North Governor Disputes Election Results

Former acting United Transformation Movement (UTM) Regional Governor for the North, Afiki Mbewe briefly walked away at the party’s regional elections in Mzuzu after he lost his post to Mzuzu City parliamentarian, Leonard Njikho. Mbewe who ditched the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for UTM was the first notable person in the North to canvass support for Vice President Saulos Chilima’s presidency in next year’s tripartite elections. But in its first ever legitimate elections since its formal registration as…

Read More

Activists Hails Veep Chilima’s Dismissal

Social and Political activists has welcomed the dismissal of opposition United Transformation Movement (UTM) leader Dr Saulos Chilima in President Professor Peter Mutharika’s cabinet. President Mutharika made some changes to the Cabinet with effect from Wednesday, 7th November in the year of Our Lord 2018 in which Chilima’s name was missing. Commenting on the missing of Chilima, President Mutharika’s Mouth Piece Mgeme Kalilani said: “The missing of his name (Chilima) is reflection of his statements that he does not…

Read More