Main opposition warns against rigging in close Malawi vote

2019-05-22 20:29

Malawi opposition leader Lazarus Chakwera has warned against attempts to rig the country's election, claiming he was leading as votes were slowly tallied.

Malawi's Joyce Banda re-elected party leader to contest 2019 polls

2018-08-31 12:51

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda, who has recently returned home after four years of self-imposed exile, has been reelected as her People's Party's leader to lead it into next year's national elections.

Malawi's Banda dismisses 'political' corruption allegations

2018-04-30 21:21

Malawi's newly-returned former president Joyce Banda has said she has evidence that corruption allegations against her were politically motivated as she left the door open to another presidential run.

'I'm back and for political rallies,' says Malawi's Joyce Banda as she returns after 4-year exile

2018-04-29 07:15

Malawi's former president Joyce Banda, 68, says she is "back for rallies", as she returns home after four years of self-imposed exile, despite threats of arrest over corruption allegations.

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda to return after 4-year exile

2018-04-24 11:57

Malawi's former president Joyce Banda is set to arrive home this week after four years of self-imposed exile that saw an arrest arrant issued against her for alleged corruption, her party says.

Joyce Banda wanted to kill me, says Malawi's Mutharika

2016-09-25 13:00

Malawian leader Peter Mutharika has reportedly claimed that former president Joyce Banda and her People's Party government wanted to kill him during the time when he was in the opposition.

WATCH: Joyce Banda speaks on why women shy away from politics

2016-08-17 14:36

Former Malawian President Joyce Banda has claimed that women shy away from entering into politics due to smear campaigns against them.

Mutharika can't travel economy class, Malawi minister insists

2016-06-30 15:05

Malawian Finance Minister Goodall Gondwe has insisted that President Peter Mutharika cannot travel economy class, despite a motion that prevents government officials from flying in business class, a report says.

Mutharika slammed over ill-treatment of Joyce Banda

2016-02-15 15:56

Malawi's former ruling Peoples Party has slammed President Peter Mutharika over his alleged ill-treatment of the country's former leader Joyce Banda.

Africa's biggest news stories in 2014

2014-12-30 11:42

In 2014 Africa saw the Ebola outbreak, a number of presidential elections, and Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe sacked his vice president. See our review of the continent's biggest news events.


Malawi VP and Joyce Banda unite ahead of election

2019-02-02 13:00

Malawi's Vice President Saulos Chilima and former president Joyce Banda have formed an alliance to take on the ruling party in May elections, a joint statement said Friday.

'Joyce Banda still under probe,' says Malawi anti-graft body

2018-05-02 19:07

Malawi's anti-corruption agency says newly-returned former president Joyce Banda is still under investigation over the massive graft scandal that erupted while she was in office.

'Peter Mutharika must resign,' Malawians chant as they protest against govt

2018-04-30 09:21

Thousands of Malawians have taken part in the country’s first nationwide anti-government demonstrations since 2011, with peaceful protests held in six cities.

WATCH: Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda returns home after 4-year exile

2018-04-28 13:10

Malawi's former president, Joyce Banda, has returned home after four years of self-imposed exile, despite facing the threat of arrest over corruption allegations.

Malawian ex-leader Joyce Banda 'readying for 2019 election'

2016-10-09 13:07

Exiled Malawian former president Joyce Banda is reportedly preparing to come back to the southern African country in preparation for the 2019 elections.

I survived 5 assassination attempts, Malawi leader claims

2016-08-29 16:49

Malawi leader Peter Mutharika has said the culture of hatred resulted in him being hunted like a criminal at the time he was campaigning for the presidency.

Madonna vows support for Malawi hospital

2016-07-11 10:38

International pop star Madonna has pledged to continue supporting the construction of a children’s wing at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital.

Former Malawi president Joyce Banda's 'life in danger' – aide

2016-04-12 12:10

An aide of former Malawian president Joyce Banda has expressed concern over the former leader's safety after criminals broke into her private residence and tampered with documents, a report says.

2 top army officers held in Malawi's corruption probe

2015-05-13 12:47

Police in Malawi have arrested two former military officers in a corruption probe.

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