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Mabvuto Banda

Mabvuto Banda

    Malawi vote recount could take two months
    Malawi vote recount could take two months
    Malawi is only likely to have an official result of its chaotic May 20 election in two months, as the Malawi Electoral Commission embarks on a...
    Malawians prepare to vote with Banda leading the pack
    Malawians prepare to vote with Banda leading the pack
    Malawians prepare to vote on Tuesday in an election in which 11 candidates are vying to unseat President Joyce Banda, Southern Africa's first...
    Corruption scandal and rising costs can  'make or break' Banda
    Corruption scandal and rising costs can  'make or break' Banda
    At stake is her re-election next year and the aid the poor Southern African nation is so dependent on.
    Joyce Banda sacks Cabinet after corruption scandal
    Joyce Banda sacks Cabinet after corruption scandal
    Malawi President Joyce Banda dissolved the Cabinet on Thursday after police arrested several junior officials in her government in recent weeks on...
    Go-getter Banda wields the axe
    Go-getter Banda wields the axe
    Two years ago Malawi's new president, Joyce Banda, survived a freak accident -- she was returning from the airport when a truck seemingly came out...
    Malawi leader flown to South Africa for treatment
    Malawi leader flown to South Africa for treatment
    Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika was being airlifted to South Africa on Thursday after suffering a serious heart problem earlier in the day,...
    Malawi's president refuses to budge
    Malawi's president refuses to budge
    Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika on Thursday responded to growing civil unrest and calls for him to resign by saying he could rule his...
    IMF tells Malawi to devalue kwacha again
    IMF tells Malawi to devalue kwacha again
    Malawi should devalue the official exchange rate further to between 230 to 250 against the dollar to address a foreign exchange shortage and stem a...
    Malawi president sworn in for second term
    Malawi president sworn in for second term
    Malawi's President, Bingu wa Mutharika, was sworn in for a second term on Friday after winning re-election on a platform of economic growth and...
    Malawi president wins poll, opposition cries foul
    Malawi president wins poll, opposition cries foul
    Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika won re-election on Friday in a ballot widely viewed as a test for political stability in the southern African...
    Malawi president takes lead in vote count
    Malawi president takes lead in vote count
    Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika took the lead according to official figures on Wednesday in an election seen as a test of political stability...
    Malawian president takes early lead in vote count
    Malawian president takes early lead in vote count
    Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika took a strong early lead on Wednesday in the vote count from the Southern African country's presidential...