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Malawi Should Groom New Leaders Now - Kunkuyu Leads Pressure Group, Says Presidency Not Retirement Packageleaders. Kunkuyu, former Blantyre City South Member of Parliament who also ser
Malawi Should Groom New Leaders Now - Kunkuyu Leads Pressure Group, Says Presidency Not Retirement Package
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
leaders. Kunkuyu, former Blantyre City South Member of Parliament who also served as Minister of Information in the Joyce Banda administration, announced the formation of TA in Blantyre and said Malawians are fed up with "costly leaders" who... Read more
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Kasambara Sentence Hearing Adjourned - Manondo, Kumwembe Raise Concernswidely believed to have exposed Cashgate, the systematic plundering of public r
Kasambara Sentence Hearing Adjourned - Manondo, Kumwembe Raise Concerns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
widely believed to have exposed Cashgate, the systematic plundering of public resources at Capital Hill. Former president Joyce Banda ordered a forensic audit undertaken by British firm Baker Tilly covering the period between April and September... Read more
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'Yes' Malawi Corruption Getting Worse, President Mutharika Admitsadministrations. Malawi was led by the late president Bingu wa Mutharika in 200
'Yes' Malawi Corruption Getting Worse, President Mutharika Admits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
administrations. Malawi was led by the late president Bingu wa Mutharika in 2004 and the scandal unravelled on the watch of Joyce Banda in 2013. A number of factors contribute to the current state of affairs. There is no clear distinction between... Read more
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Mystery Payment to Malawi Govt Related to Oil, Gas Concessionsthe awarding of six petroleum exploration licences between 2012 and 2014, under
Mystery Payment to Malawi Govt Related to Oil, Gas Concessions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the awarding of six petroleum exploration licences between 2012 and 2014, under the presidencies of Bingu wa Mutharika and Joyce Banda, was fraught with controversy. Less than two weeks before the 2014 election, Banda's government entered... Read more
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amaBhungane: Joyce Banda allegedly implicated in mystery payment related to oil, gas concessionsthe awarding of six petroleum exploration licences between 2012 and 2014, under
amaBhungane: Joyce Banda allegedly implicated in mystery payment related to oil, gas concessions
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
the awarding of six petroleum exploration licences between 2012 and 2014, under the presidencies of Bingu wa Mutharika and Joyce Banda, was fraught with controversy. Less than two weeks before the 2014 election, Banda’s government entered... Read more
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AfricaamaBhungane: Joyce Banda allegedly implicated in mystery payment related to oil
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Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
amaBhungane: Joyce Banda allegedly implicated in mystery payment related to oil, gas concessions An influential watchdog that monitors Malawi’s extractive industries is demanding an explanation for a mysterious payment of $235,700 (89-million... Read more
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Autoposy to Determine Cause of Mbendera's Deathcloud has befallen the Commission." Justice Mbendera SC was appointed Judge of
Autoposy to Determine Cause of Mbendera's Death
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
cloud has befallen the Commission." Justice Mbendera SC was appointed Judge of Supreme Court in 2012 by former president Joyce Banda and then she appointed him as Chairman of the Malawi Electoral Commission on 10 October, 2012. His four year term... Read more
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Mutharika Says Malawi Opposition Fear Losing in 2019, Cites Economist Pollbeen Malawi's main opposition party for 22 years now. The report also complete
Mutharika Says Malawi Opposition Fear Losing in 2019, Cites Economist Poll
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
been Malawi's main opposition party for 22 years now. The report also completely discards any chances for former leader Joyce Banda to make any comeback to the political fray soon owing to her damaged image due to Cashgate. Both MCP and PP have... Read more
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Former Energy Minister Hits Back At President Over Blackoutsno blackouts during the PP government," said Matola. Matola said the PP admini
Former Energy Minister Hits Back At President Over Blackouts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
no blackouts during the PP government," said Matola. Matola said the PP administration also built fuel reserves. "In fact Joyce Banda commissioned them at Msondo in Mzuzu, these people have just finished our project, so it is wrong that instead of... Read more
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Could Malawi Adopt Zambia's 50% Electoral System?Party (DPP) leader Peter Mutharika was declared the winner of Malawi's May 20,
Could Malawi Adopt Zambia's 50% Electoral System?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Party (DPP) leader Peter Mutharika was declared the winner of Malawi's May 20, 2014 presidential election after defeating Joyce Banda. Mutharika, the brother of former president Bingu wa Mutharika, took 36.4 percent of the votes cast, Lazarus... Read more
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MP Hits At President Over 'Grand Corruption'wondered why the President said he does not have the names when at a rally in Z
MP Hits At President Over 'Grand Corruption'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
wondered why the President said he does not have the names when at a rally in Zomba he mentioned that former president Joyce Banda is named in the report. http://www.nyasatimes.com/wp-content/uploads/Kamlepo-Kalua.m4a Follow and Subscribe... Read more
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Off the Wall of Dickson Kashoti... Bring to Book 7 Rotten Ministersand brutally killed 20 innocent protesters and the Robert Chasowa. We had some
Off the Wall of Dickson Kashoti... Bring to Book 7 Rotten Ministers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
and brutally killed 20 innocent protesters and the Robert Chasowa. We had some Malawians who clapped hands for Amai Joyce Banda even in the wake of the K30 billion public money loot and she seemed clueless on how to run the government. I am... Read more
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Women Shying Away From Politics Because of Scandalisation, Says Malawi Ex-President Jb On Pauline Long Show Ben TVMalawi former president Joyce Banda, a campaigner for women and girls rights, o
Women Shying Away From Politics Because of Scandalisation, Says Malawi Ex-President Jb On Pauline Long Show Ben TV
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Malawi former president Joyce Banda, a campaigner for women and girls rights, on Tuesday was shown on Ben TV of London in a popular Pauline Long interview show which she said many professional women get discouraged from entering politics because of... Read more
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Women 'Shying Away' From Politics?Malawi former president Joyce Banda, a campaigner for women and girls rights, o
Women 'Shying Away' From Politics?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Malawi former president Joyce Banda, a campaigner for women and girls rights, on Tuesday was shown on Ben TV of London in a popular Pauline Long show in an interview which she said many professional women get discouraged from entering politics... Read more
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Kamlepo Defiant On Malawi Cashgate Ministers - I'm Not Goin to Give Mutharika Names, Let Him Kill Mestate terrorism against me," said outspoken Kalua. "The President said in Zomb
Kamlepo Defiant On Malawi Cashgate Ministers - I'm Not Goin to Give Mutharika Names, Let Him Kill Me
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
state terrorism against me," said outspoken Kalua. "The President said in Zomba that he had a report and that page one is Joyce Banda, page 2 is Joyce Banda and page 3 is Joyce Banda, which report was he referring to? "If he wants to kill me, let... Read more
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Mutharika Hits Out At CriticismParty (PP) acting vice President Kamlepo Kaluwa said all the developments that
Mutharika Hits Out At Criticism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Party (PP) acting vice President Kamlepo Kaluwa said all the developments that Mutharika claims are those initiated by Joyce Banda and the late Bingu. Kamlepo who is the vice chairperson for PAC at the Parliament said as opposition law makers... Read more
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Kamlepo Says Mutharika Must Stop Lying - 'Malawi President Has the Names of 7 Rotten Ministers'that established that K24 billion was looted from Capital Hill between April an
Kamlepo Says Mutharika Must Stop Lying - 'Malawi President Has the Names of 7 Rotten Ministers'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
that established that K24 billion was looted from Capital Hill between April and September 2013 under the administration of Joyce Banda and her People's Party (PP). Banda is on record saying " There must be a stubborn link between the MK577 billion... Read more
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Mutharika Appoints Judge Muhara As Deputy Chief Secretaryover fraud concerns. Muhara while fresh into the system as a Judge after his a
Mutharika Appoints Judge Muhara As Deputy Chief Secretary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
over fraud concerns. Muhara while fresh into the system as a Judge after his appointment, a rebuffed the prayer from the opposition to have their votes recounted. Former president Joyce Banda appointed Muhara as a High Court judge in... Read more
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Seven 'Corrupt Ministers' Face Probethat established that K24 billion was looted from Capital Hill between April an
Seven 'Corrupt Ministers' Face Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
that established that K24 billion was looted from Capital Hill between April and September 2013 under the administration of Joyce Banda and her People's Party (PP). Banda is on record saying " There must be a stubborn link between the MK577 billion... Read more
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Njamba Freedom Park to Turn Into Recreation Hubthe works very soon. Other powerful politicians who have held rallies at the p
Njamba Freedom Park to Turn Into Recreation Hub
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
the works very soon. Other powerful politicians who have held rallies at the park include John Tembo, Gwanda Chakuamba, Joyce Banda and Peter Mutharika. It is fondly dubbed the political battleground for the south. Nankhumwa however did not say... Read more
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Power Lunch - Joyce Banda Urges Women to Support One Anotherin solidarity support to reposition female gender status in business, politics
Power Lunch - Joyce Banda Urges Women to Support One Another
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
in solidarity support to reposition female gender status in business, politics and homes. Former Malawian President, Dr. Joyce Banda who was a special guest at Women's Power Lunch 2016 held last Thursday in Lagos by the Murtala Muhammed... Read more
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ACB Awaits More Files On Malawi Grand Corruption43 residence in Lilongwe on September 13 2013 is widely believed to have led to
ACB Awaits More Files On Malawi Grand Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
43 residence in Lilongwe on September 13 2013 is widely believed to have led to revelations of Cashgate. Former president Joyce Banda ordered an audit which British audit firm Baker Tilly undertook covering the period between April and September... Read more
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Ntata On Kasambara's Trial - the Untold Storyfate as he has done in this case. We must remember that this case was started
Ntata On Kasambara's Trial - the Untold Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
fate as he has done in this case. We must remember that this case was started in the previous political dispensation when Joyce Banda was president. Thus, from a governance perspective, there is still more to be done in ensuring that no one in the... Read more
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Case of Malawi President Peter Mutharika - in His Brother's ShadowMalawi army to take over instead. If he was not going to be president, he didn'
Case of Malawi President Peter Mutharika - in His Brother's Shadow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Malawi army to take over instead. If he was not going to be president, he didn't want then vice-president and bitter rival Joyce Banda to take over, either. But constitutional order won. Joyce Banda became president, ruled for two years and lost... Read more
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More Than Meets the Eye With Malawi Army Chief's Dismissal - Tata Deal On Spotlightfears of a power struggle between Bingu's brother and presumed successor Peter
More Than Meets the Eye With Malawi Army Chief's Dismissal - Tata Deal On Spotlight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
fears of a power struggle between Bingu's brother and presumed successor Peter - then foreign minister - and Vice President Joyce Banda, who was constitutionally in line to take over but who had split from the ruling party. Amid concernsabout a... Read more
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Joyce Banda, Obasanjo Address Women's Power Forum in NigeriaMalawi's former president Joyce Banda last Thursday presented a Keynote Address
Joyce Banda, Obasanjo Address Women's Power Forum in Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Malawi's former president Joyce Banda last Thursday presented a Keynote Address at the 2016 'Women's Power Lunch' in Lagos, Nigeria with the theme "Women in Solidarity: A New Paradigm for Inclusion". She told the gathering that she was pleased that... Read more
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All Political Leaders Are Open to Scandals - ObasanjoMurtala Muhammed Foundation summit in Lagos where he was among a panel of discu
All Political Leaders Are Open to Scandals - Obasanjo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Murtala Muhammed Foundation summit in Lagos where he was among a panel of discussants with ‎former Malawian President, Dr Joyce Banda and Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation,‎ Aisha‎ Muhammed-Oyebode, that scandals in politics ware... Read more
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Kasambara's Judgement Still Unavailable - Mtambo Sets Sentencing Date August 22Mtambo court trial was " staged". Kasambara , now a private practice lawyer an
Kasambara's Judgement Still Unavailable - Mtambo Sets Sentencing Date August 22
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Mtambo court trial was " staged". Kasambara , now a private practice lawyer and senior councel (SC) served as Attorney General and Justice Minister in the Joyce Banda administration and the first term of former president the late Bingu wa Muthar... Read more
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Joyce Banda Hold Talks With Ghana President Mahama in AccraMalawi's former president Joyce Banda on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 met Ghana's Pre
Joyce Banda Hold Talks With Ghana President Mahama in Accra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
Malawi's former president Joyce Banda on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 met Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama at State House in Accra, Ghana where they held talks. Banda is in Ghana where among other engagements, she attended activities marking the 4th... Read more

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