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On Evil Scheme To Expropriate FDH Bank

On Evil Scheme To Expropriate FDH Bank

Opinion
Kingsley Mabalani writes: Dear Hon. Sosten Gwengwe It took innovative wisdom of Dr. Thom Mpinganjira to establish FDH Bank after a thorough, cumbersome and tedious legal formalities. In short, Dr Mpinganjira did not bend laws to start his business; It took sacrifice and all hard work for Dr Mpinganjira to grow the FDH Bank. Again, there is no proclamation that procedures and laws were flouted through the long winding, strenuous journey of the FDH; It also took unequaled patriotism to take a serious business risk of buying a malfunctioning, dying Malawi Savings Bank without being at loggerhead with the law; And it took hard work and sacrifice to grow and expand the new FDH Bank without cutting corners. TO DELIBERATELY USE BAD LAWS IN ORDER TO IMPOVERISH THE CITIZENRY is therefore ...
Kalindo Says MCP Should Stop Blocking Demonstrations

Kalindo Says MCP Should Stop Blocking Demonstrations

Stories
Political right activist Bon Kalindo says the Malawi Congress Party-led government should stop blocking demonstrations in the country as they found power through the same. Kalindo claims that MCP is using other people to get court injunctions which are aimed at blocking people's right of demonstrating. According to Kalindo, demonstrations played a vital role for Chakwera to get to the presidency office. He has since demanded the immediate release of people who have been arrested in Lilongwe over delayed justice delivery system. MCP spokesperson, Maurice Munthali is yet to comment on Kalindo's allegation.
Major Tells Mkaka Not To Personalize MCP

Major Tells Mkaka Not To Personalize MCP

Politics
The fired Malawi Congress Party-MCP member, Alex Major has threatened to take legal action against the party's Secretary General Eisenhower Mkaka if he doesn't rescind the decision of dismissing him from the party. He further tells Mkaka “to consult those who know the party better than acting as if Malawi Congress Party is a personal entity.” “Hon. Secretary General Sir, Article 15 of Malawi Congress Party Constitution does not allow you not to follow rules of natural justice. You know what I mean by natural justice. This section provides guidance on how you act,” argues Major in his letter dated 7th July 2022. On Thursday, Mkaka fired Major from the party for allegedly undermining President Lazarus Chakwera's Super Hi-5 and sowing seeds of disunity within the party through his c...
APM Says Masambuka Case political Motivated By MCP To Divert Malawians

APM Says Masambuka Case political Motivated By MCP To Divert Malawians

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Former president Peter Mutharika has accused the Lazarus Chakwera administration of diverting attention from economic problems by framing him in the killing of a man with albinism. His sentiments come five days after Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Steve Kayuni directed Malawi Police Service to begin criminal proceedings against Mutharika and his ex-aide Hetherwick Ntaba in connection with the 2018 murder in Machinga of MacDonald Masambuka, a 24-year-old man with albinism. Mutharika: It is purely false, malicious and evil propagandaIn a statement issued yesterday, Mutharika disputes allegations that he was involved in the killing, saying the Tonse government is creating fake charges to tarnish his name. He said: “It is purely false, malicious, and evil propaganda. I want to...
Tonse Alliance partners Calls for MCP, UTM Dialogue

Tonse Alliance partners Calls for MCP, UTM Dialogue

Politics
Some Tonse Alliance partners are calling for a dialogue meeting to resolve their differences on the agreements made in the year 2020. Two key partners the Malawi Congress Party-MCP and UTM have come out in the open to fight over the power sharing deal. The 9-member alliance led by President Lazarus Chakwera, managed to oust the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in the 2020 fresh elections. After keeping the alliance document under wraps for 2 years, Vice President Saulos Chilima who is also the UTM leader, revealed its contents on Friday. Among other issues, Chilima revealed that Chakwera is supposed to be a one term president and that the VP is to run as the presidential candidate in 2025. He further indicated that in the event that the alliance falls apart, Malawians hav...
PETRA President Kamuzu Chiwambo Fault The Indorsement Of President Chakwera

PETRA President Kamuzu Chiwambo Fault The Indorsement Of President Chakwera

Politics
PETRA, one of the Tonse Alliance partners says it views as premature for the country including the leadership to be drawn into talk about the next elections. The remarks have been made by Kamuzu Chibambo, President for PETRA who says they want President Lazarus Chakwera and Vice President Saulos Chilima not to be involved in the talk about the next polls, describing such involvement as not relevant at this time. According to Chiwambo, what is crucial now for the leadership to do is to address woes that people in the country are facing. He has cited some top promises like job creation more especially among the youth, as appropriate spaces that the leadership needs to be filling due to the current state of affairs. " We don't want our leadership to be involved in this kind of fr...
Kutsaira Endorses Chakwera As 2025 Presidential candidate

Kutsaira Endorses Chakwera As 2025 Presidential candidate

Politics
By Chancy Namadzunda: Lilongwe Nsinja North constituency Bintony Kutsaira has endorsed President Lazarus Chakwera as 2025 General Elections candidate, amid division within the Tonse Alliance as to who will be a torchbearer. There is infightIng between the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) led by Chakwera and UTM led by Vice President Saulos Chilima as to who will lead the Tonse Alliance in 2025. This follows failure by the two parties to release their political alliance agreement to the general public. Speaking on Friday at Mitundu Primary School ground in Lilongwe during an MCP political rally, Kutsaila assured the Chakwera of total support during the forthcoming general elections. “Mr President, be assured that you will get all the votes in 2025 from this area. We will give you...
DPP Deputy National Director of Women, Hyasinta Chikaonda Defected To MCP

DPP Deputy National Director of Women, Hyasinta Chikaonda Defected To MCP

Politics
Former governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Deputy National Director of Women, Hyasinta Chikaonda, has defected to Malawi Congress Party (MCP). MCP Central Region Chairman Patrick Chilondola has officially welcomed Chikaonda at the party’s headquarters in Lilongwe. Chikaonda, who once served as a legislator for Dedza East from 2009 to 2014, says she has decided to dump her party because she wants to support the current leadership in transforming the country. “I have decided to take up another challenge; I have returned to my original party. I am ready to render my full support to the current government,” she has said. Chilondola believes Chikaonda’s return and other people’s desire to join MCP speak volumes about the confidence they have in the party’s leadership. “...
Mkaka ali pamoto powaletsa otsatira MCP kuti asakumane ndi Chakwera

Mkaka ali pamoto powaletsa otsatira MCP kuti asakumane ndi Chakwera

Local
Mlembi wamkulu wa chipani cha Malawi Congress (MCP) Eisenhower Mkaka yemwenso ndi nduna yowona za chilengedwe wadzudzulidwa kamba koletsa anthu ena omwe sali odandaula kuti asakumane ndi mtsogoleri wa dziko lino Dr. Lazarus Chakwera. Akuti ena otsatira chipani motsogozedwa ndi a Alex Major adapempha kuti akumane ndi mtsogoleri wa dziko lino Dr. Lazarus Chakwera kuti akambirane zina zomwe zikukhudza chipanichi. Koma Mkaka kudzera mu memo adatsekereza mamembala aja ponamizira kuti ndondomeko sizidatsatidwe pofuna chilolezo. Polankhula ndi atolankhani Major adafotokoza zomwe Mkaka adachita ngati zopusa; kukangana kuti mlembi wamkulu alibe mphamvu yobweretsa ndondomeko popanda kufunsa apampando a maboma. "Memo iyi ikuwonetsa kuti Purezidenti alibe chidwi ndi chipani motero atha ku...