Mon, 06 May 2019 07:21:47 GMT
Poll-Rigging Rumours Worry Electoral Support Network
[Nyasa Times] The Malawi Electoral Support Network (Mesn) has expressed concern with the increased incidences of accusation and counter accusations of intentions to rig the May 21 2019 tripartite elections.

Mon, 06 May 2019 08:27:22 GMT
Govt Tests Election Results System Amid Network Challenges
[VOA] An election governing body in Malawi has done its first test of a system that tallies election results, as a May 21 poll draws near. Testing of the Results Management System is meant to find weaknesses and glitches, as officials hope Tuesday's ...

Mon, 06 May 2019 07:20:12 GMT
Malawi Launches NGO Policy, Draws Mixed Reactions
[Nyasa Times] The government of Malawi, through the Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, launched NGO and social welfare policies in Malawi's Capital Lilongwe on Friday with the hope of ushering an era of sanity into the count...

Mon, 06 May 2019 07:18:54 GMT
Why Did Mutharika Not Show for Peace Prayers?
[Nyasa Times] Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson Justice Jane Ansah on Saturday hailed the presidential candidates for their commitment to ensure that there should be no violence during the polls and hailed those who attended prayers for p...

Mon, 06 May 2019 07:03:34 GMT
Malawi Needs Transformational Leadership - Let Power of the Ballot Speak On May 21
[Nyasa Times] As it were, all the attention in this month's elections is on who is likely to be Malawi's next President.

Malawi Times

Tue, 21 May 2019 10:54:15 +0000
11,000 deployed for elections security
By Jameson Chauluka: Malawi Electoral Commission (Mec) has deployed 11,000 security personnel to safeguard the electoral process today when Malawians vote in today’s tripartite elections. Briefing journalists in Blantyre Monday, Mec Chairperson, Ju...

Tue, 21 May 2019 08:48:43 +0000
Malawians vote
By Madalitso Musa: The wait is over. About 6.8 million Malawians are today voting in the second presidential, parliamentary and Local Government elections. This year’s tripartite elections have been the most anticipated and are likely to be the mos...

Tue, 21 May 2019 08:30:54 +0000
Investors upbeat on national polls
By Taonga Sabola: As Malawians go to the polls to elect a president, lawmakers and councillors, the Malawi Stock Exchange (MSE) has said investors remain upbeat about the economy. Elsewhere in developed countries, the stock market usually takes a swi...

Tue, 21 May 2019 08:18:11 +0000
Fam to release Flames players for voting
By Mphatso Malidadi: Football Association of Malawi (Fam) has said Malawi national football team players would be released to vote during today’s tripartite elections. The Flames regrouped Monday ahead of the 2019 Cosafa Cup which kicks off in Durb...

Tue, 21 May 2019 01:50:40 +0000
Diaspora supporters fund MCP monitors
By Samuel Kalimira: Malawi Congress Party (MCP) members from the diaspora have donated K7.2 million to cater for the party’s monitors deployed to polling centres across the country in today’s tripartite elections. Speaking during a cheque present...