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AllAfrica.com
Groups Fault Mutharika for 'Xenophobic' RemarksTwo civil society organisations (CSOs) have criticised President Peter Mutharik
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Two civil society organisations (CSOs) have criticised President Peter Mutharika's remarks on the $453 million Salima-Lilongwe Water Supply Project when he hit at development partners for interfering in its implementation. Speaking at Biwi Triangle... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bwaila Lions Club Launches 'Girls Remain in School' Initiativeat the launch of the project at a dinner dance held at Crossroads Hotel in Lilo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
at the launch of the project at a dinner dance held at Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe, guest of honour First Lady Gertrude Mutharika said the Girls remain in school initiative is a good move to make sure that girls overcome the challenge of failing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambassador Saleh Presents Credential— The Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and Southern African countries has pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
— The Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and Southern African countries has presented credential to President Peter Mutharika as none-resident Ambassador to Malawi. In the meeting held on 21 July in Lilongwe, Ambassador Saleh conveyed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Law Commission Backs 50-Plus One Electoral Systemthe presidency with 47 percent although later, in his second term, won with 52
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
the presidency with 47 percent although later, in his second term, won with 52 percent in 1999. In 2004, the late Bingu wa Mutharika made it with 36 percent, but his approval rating surged to 66 percent five years later in 2009. His younger... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
Will Chaponda's Arrest On Corruption Affect Ruling Party?spokesperson Francis Kasaila said DPP the party will sill form government again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
spokesperson Francis Kasaila said DPP the party will sill form government again after 2019 elections and President Peter Mutharika will win again with another landslide victory in the forth coming 2019 Tripartite Elections. "As a party, we are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika Dismisses Rumours of NepotismBy Salome Gangire and Zenak Matekenya Mzuzu — President Peter Mutharika speaks
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Salome Gangire and Zenak Matekenya Mzuzu — President Peter Mutharika speaks to people during the stop over at Katoto in Mzuzu - Pic by Stanley Makuti President Arthur Peter Mutharika has dismissed rumours that his government practises nepotism... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bwaila Lions Club Launches Girls Remain in School InitiativeLilongwe — Lion Chisomo Gunda inducts First Lady Getrude Mutharika into Bwaila
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Lilongwe — Lion Chisomo Gunda inducts First Lady Getrude Mutharika into Bwaila Lions club on Saturday in Lilongwe - Pic by govati Nyirenda Bwaila Lions Club on Saturday rolled out a K14.7 million project named Girls remain in school... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Lady Mourns Son's Mother-LawMzimba — Malawi's FirstLady, Dr. Gertrude Mutharika, on Tuesday joined people o
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Mzimba — Malawi's FirstLady, Dr. Gertrude Mutharika, on Tuesday joined people of Khwelewele Village in the area of Traditional AuthorityMzukuzuku in Mzimba District in mourning her son's mother-in-law. Oline Jane Mkandawire, who until her death was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chaponda, Transglobe Boss Spend a Night in Prisonare under parliamentary immunity (when parliament is sitting)," read part of th
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
are under parliamentary immunity (when parliament is sitting)," read part of the statement. President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika who is on record to have said his government has zero tolerance for corruption in February fired Chaponda from his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Denies Exercising Nepotism, Hits At 'Stupid' CriticsPresident Arthur Peter Mutharika has rejected enied claims that he is exercisin
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Arthur Peter Mutharika has rejected enied claims that he is exercising nepotism, saying he is not trabalistic and his Cabinet has four northerners and some are holding crucial positions in the civil service, yet there is no ministers from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition's Atupele to Set Political Tone At Zomba Rallya considerable following if the turnout is, anything to go by. Muluzi is a min
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
a considerable following if the turnout is, anything to go by. Muluzi is a minister in the present President Peter Mutharika cabinet and was on Monday moved from Lands to Health ministry in a Cabinet reshuffle that has also seen him rising... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Victims of Anti-Regime Riots Remembereddown in anti-government protests of the previous Democratic Progressive Party (
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
down in anti-government protests of the previous Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) regime under late president Bingu wa Mutharika six years ago. Church and Society of the Protestant Church of Central Africa Presybeterian, Livingstonia Synod,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youths Threaten Journalists Covering Chaponda Corruption Casebranted bail as he was evacuated out of the courtroom through the entry restric
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
branted bail as he was evacuated out of the courtroom through the entry restricted to Magistrates. Malawi President Peter Mutharika in January ordered an investigation into a $34.5 million government maize order, after a Zambian opposition leader... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arrested Former Minister Chaponda 'Hides Face in Shame'attempt to "save Malawi from hunger". The arrests come after two commissions o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
attempt to "save Malawi from hunger". The arrests come after two commissions of inquiry established by President Peter Mutharika and parliament in January recommended the investigation into Chaponda and others linked to the scandal, dubbed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Analysts Say Chaponda's Arrest Is 'Window Dressing'been charged with "misuse of public office and possession of foreign currency".
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
been charged with "misuse of public office and possession of foreign currency". He was fired in Cabinet by President Peter Mutharika following pressure in February after police uncovered $223 000 in cash stashed in suitcases at the bedroom in his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Rejects Mutharika's Jab On ChakweraMalawi Congress Party (MCP) has rejected President Peter Mutharika claims linki
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has rejected President Peter Mutharika claims linking their party leader Reverend Lazarus Chakwera to a Biblical story, accusing him of selling the MCP to Sidik Mia at K200 million. Mutharika said this on Monday as he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
minister, 2 Others Arrested in Food Import ScandalGrain Traders and Processors Association. The arrests come after two commissio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Grain Traders and Processors Association. The arrests come after two commissions of inquiry established by President Peter Mutharika and parliament in January recommended the investigation into Chaponda and others linked to the scandal, dubbed... Read more
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EuroNews
Malawi's former farm minister arrested over Zambia maize dealsouthern African nation, which suffers periodic food shortages and relies heavi
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
southern African nation, which suffers periodic food shortages and relies heavily on donor aid. Malawi President Peter Mutharika in January ordered an investigation into a $34.5 million government maize order, after a Zambian opposition leader... Read more
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Reuters
Malawi's former farm minister arrested over Zambia maize dealsouthern African nation, which suffers periodic food shortages and relies heavi
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
southern African nation, which suffers periodic food shortages and relies heavily on donor aid. Malawi President Peter Mutharika in January ordered an investigation into a $34.5 million government maize order, after a Zambian opposition leader... Read more
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dna
Malawi's former farm minister arrested over Zambia maize dealsouthern African nation, which suffers periodic food shortages and relies heavi
dna / Posted 6 days ago
southern African nation, which suffers periodic food shortages and relies heavily on donor aid. Malawi President Peter Mutharika in January ordered an investigation into a $34.5 million government maize order, after a Zambian opposition leader... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Disbanded Paramilitary Wing Members Threaten to 'Occupy' State Housethe Capital Hill," he said. He also said said the ex-MYP soldiers are surprise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the Capital Hill," he said. He also said said the ex-MYP soldiers are surprised where K500,000 which President Peter Mutharika gave the paramilitary wing agents went. "We never received any penny. Someone, somewhere, chewed the money and we... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika in Rare Praise of VP ChilimaPresident Peter Mutharika has declared his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
President Peter Mutharika has declared his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) will again win the 2019 election without any doubt and said the Vice-president Saulos Chilima who he won with in a the 2014 Dream Ticket is his 'son' , declaring that there... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prison Warders Return To Workthe failure by the government to release those who were supposed to leave the p
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the failure by the government to release those who were supposed to leave the prison after finishing their jail term. The 378 prisoners who were pardoned by President Peter Mutharika on Thursday could not gain their freedom because of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP Mukumbwa 'Surprised' By Cabinet AppointmentCentral MP Clement Mukumbwa (Democratic Progressive Party -DPP) has said he sur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Central MP Clement Mukumbwa (Democratic Progressive Party -DPP) has said he surprised but delighted that President Peter Mutharika has hired him into his lean cabinet. Mukumbwa is the new entrant in Cabinet as Deputy Minister of Gender,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Northern Region Remains With Single High Court JudgeMlenga Mvula said they have been dealt a heavy blow with the death of two judge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Mlenga Mvula said they have been dealt a heavy blow with the death of two judges out of the four President Peter Mutharika appointed in October last year. "We will not be able to send another judge soon in Mzuzu, probably we will do so... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Reshuffles Cabinet, Fires Health MinisterSacked minister of health Henry Kumpalume (file photo). Malawi President Peter
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Sacked minister of health Henry Kumpalume (file photo). Malawi President Peter Mutharika has made changes to his lean Cabinet in a surprise reshuffle to ensure service delivery and has fired the perceived most compentent minister, Henry Kumpalume... Read more
8d
AllAfrica.com
VP Chilima Says Govt, Church for Stronger Tieswas speaking Saturday at Maula Parish in the Archdiocese of Lilongwe where he h
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
was speaking Saturday at Maula Parish in the Archdiocese of Lilongwe where he had represented President Prof. Peter Mutharika at the silver jubilee of Archbishop Tarsizio Ziyaye's service in the Episcopate. Congratulating the Archbishop for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Political Attack Dog in Ruling Party's Wa Jeffreywa Jeffrey's rise from bewildered obscurity to political popstardom took us all
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
wa Jeffrey's rise from bewildered obscurity to political popstardom took us all by surprise. Perhaps President Peter Mutharika was attempting to convince women activist's, Emma Kaliya and company that he was championing women's agenda. Alas!... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika Appoints New Guard CommanderPresident Peter Mutharika has appointed Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
President Peter Mutharika has appointed Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Police, Andy Chikwapula, as the new guard commander after the removal of deputy commissioner of police Owen Maganga from State House. Chikwapula was deputy to Maganga, who has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Don't Just 'Adopt' Madonna, Sort Dual CitizenshipMadonna in Malawi (file photo). Dear President Professor Peter Mutharika. Hell
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Madonna in Malawi (file photo). Dear President Professor Peter Mutharika. Hello from the other side. I hear, well, from the grapevine, that you have adopted the American global music icon, Madonna as your daughter. Well done. It's not a crime to... Read more
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Billboard
All the Biggest Moments From Madonna's Decade-Plus of Charity Work in MalawiSouth African country, its president named the pop star "the daughter of this n
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
South African country, its president named the pop star "the daughter of this nation." And while President Peter Mutharika's phrasing was meant to reference Madonna's own adoption of four children from Malawi, the singer has tight enough... Read more
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iafrica.com
Madonna takes kids back to Malawihome country for the opening of a paediatric hospital wing that her charity has
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
home country for the opening of a paediatric hospital wing that her charity has built. Standing alongside President Peter Mutharika, she unveiled a plaque to mark the completion of the 50-bed facility in Malawi's second city of Blantyre. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Madonna was told she was 'not fit to raise children' during adoptionopen: Madonna unveiled a plaque to mark the completion of the children's ward w
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
open: Madonna unveiled a plaque to mark the completion of the children's ward while stood alongside President Peter Mutharika Like Mercy and David Banda, 11, she recently welcomed four-year-old twins Estere and Stella after adopting them... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Famous frog getting a new voice | Celebritiesstarted by adopting four Malawian children, now we are adopting you as the daug
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
started by adopting four Malawian children, now we are adopting you as the daughter of this nation,” President Peter Mutharika said at the ceremony. “There are so many things I never imagined I will do. I never imagined one day I will build... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika 'Adopts' Madonna As Daughter of MalawiPresident Peter Mutharika has told American pop star and philanthropist Madonna
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Peter Mutharika has told American pop star and philanthropist Madonna that she is now an adopted daughter of Malawi after she opened a children's hospital named after her adopted daughter Mercy James. The Malawi leader speaking on Tuesday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Madonna Speaks Out On Her Struggle to Adopt Mercy Jamestime the struggle she faced to adopt her second Malawian child, Mercy James. T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
time the struggle she faced to adopt her second Malawian child, Mercy James. The emotional Madonna told President Peter Mutharika and other guests during the opening of her Mercy James Padeatric Hospital in Blantyre that a judge put spanners to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Madonna Opens Children's Hospital Wardbe self-sufficient in that field." During the ceremony, which was broadcast on
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
be self-sufficient in that field." During the ceremony, which was broadcast on national radio, Malawi's President Peter Mutharika praised the singer, describing her as a "loving mother." "We can now have our children with heart conditions... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Malawi president hails Madonna's 'motherly spirit' at opening of new hospitalMadonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter Mutharika after the American singer opened a children's hospital named after her adopted daughter Mercy James. The Mercy James Institute for Paediatric Surgery and... Read more
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WA Today
Malawi president hails Madonna's 'motherly spirit' at opening of new hospitalMadonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter Mutharika after the American singer opened a children's hospital named after her adopted daughter Mercy James. The Mercy James Institute for Paediatric Surgery and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malawi president hails Madonna's 'motherly spirit' at opening of new hospitalMadonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter Mutharika after the American singer opened a children's hospital named after her adopted daughter Mercy James. The Mercy James Institute for Paediatric Surgery and... Read more
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The Age
Malawi president hails Madonna's 'motherly spirit' at opening of new hospitalMadonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter Mutharika after the American singer opened a children's hospital named after her adopted daughter Mercy James. The Mercy James Institute for Paediatric Surgery and... Read more
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DW
Madonna in Malawi to open children's hospital ward |be self-sufficient in that field." During the ceremony, which was broadcast on
DW / Posted 14 days ago
be self-sufficient in that field." During the ceremony, which was broadcast on national radio, Malawi's President Peter Mutharika praised the singer, describing her as a "loving mother." "We can now have our children with heart conditions... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Madonna welcomed in Malawi as 'daughter of this nation'started by adopting four Malawian children, now we are adopting you as the daug
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
started by adopting four Malawian children, now we are adopting you as the daughter of this nation," President Peter Mutharika declared at the ceremony. "There are so many things I never imagined I will do. I never imagined one day I will... Read more
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Daily Mail
Madonna officially opens a children's hospital ward in Malawifestivities and had unveiled a plaque to mark the completion of the children's
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
festivities and had unveiled a plaque to mark the completion of the children's ward while stood alongside President Peter Mutharika. He had declared Madonna a 'daughter of the nation' during his speech at the opening, telling the songstress: 'You... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Malawi hails Madonna's 'motherly spirit' at opening of new hospitalPicture: Twitter/@Madonna. BLANTYRE - Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a mot
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
Picture: Twitter/@Madonna. BLANTYRE - Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter Mutharika after the American singer opened a children's hospital named after her adopted daughter Mercy James. The Mercy... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Madonna at Opening of Children's Wing of Malawi Hospitalstarted some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had comp
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
started some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had completed its first surgery. President Peter Mutharika also attended the opening, unveiling a plaque with the singer. The four children adopted from Malawi are David... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Madonna at Opening of Children's Wing of Malawi Hospitalstarted some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had comp
NBC Connecticut / Posted 14 days ago
started some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had completed its first surgery. President Peter Mutharika also attended the opening, unveiling a plaque with the singer. The four children adopted from Malawi are David... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Madonna at Opening of Children's Wing of Malawi Hospitalstarted some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had comp
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 days ago
started some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had completed its first surgery. President Peter Mutharika also attended the opening, unveiling a plaque with the singer. The four children adopted from Malawi are David... Read more
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NBC New York
Madonna at Opening of Children's Wing of Malawi Hospitalstarted some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had comp
NBC New York / Posted 14 days ago
started some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had completed its first surgery. President Peter Mutharika also attended the opening, unveiling a plaque with the singer. The four children adopted from Malawi are David... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Madonna at Opening of Children's Wing of Malawi Hospitalstarted some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had comp
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
started some activities, and Madonna said last week that the institute had completed its first surgery. President Peter Mutharika also attended the opening, unveiling a plaque with the singer. The four children adopted from Malawi are David... Read more
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