Bingu wa Mutharika

 
Malawi is Southern Africa's next big election
Malawi is Southern Africa's next big election
On a superficial reading, Malawi’s story seems to epitomise many preconceived narratives about sub-Saharan Africa.
Ruling with one foot in the grave
Ruling with one foot in the grave
On the morning of April 5, in his official residence in Lilongwe, President Bingu wa Mutharika of Malawi had a fatal heart attack. That was not the...
Malawi: Red carpet for dead president
Malawi: Red carpet for dead president
The decomposing corpse of Malawi's president Bingu wa Mutharika was flown to South Africa last year in a bizarre plot to buy enough time to...
Editorial: Banda, stick to principle
Editorial: Banda, stick to principle
 Less so some of the better moments involving our spooks and diplomats. In the strange case of Malawi's presidential succession, it seems...
TB Joshua: The preacher who knows too much
TB Joshua: The preacher who knows too much
Charismatic Nigerian preacher Temitope Balogun Joshua – known simply as TB Joshua – reminds one of those fire and brimstone prophets such...
Banda champions women's rights
Banda champions women's rights
For 48 turbulent hours, she was the victim of a conspiracy that left the future of Malawi hanging in the balance. Then Joyce Banda made a critical...
Malawi's Banda eager to rebuild western ties
Malawi's Banda eager to rebuild western ties
Joyce Banda, the new president of Malawi, is hoping to woo back western donors who withheld support last year over concerns about poor governance...
Mutharika laid to rest in state funeral
Mutharika laid to rest in state funeral
New President Joyce Banda on Monday urged Malawians to remember late president Bingu wa Mutharika positively and not dwell on his mistakes at the...
African bank commits to helping Malawi economy
African bank commits to helping Malawi economy
The head of the African Development Bank said on Sunday that he is willing to provide $45-million in budget financing for Malawi to help new...
Wake-up call for club of the South
Wake-up call for club of the South
Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika's sudden death last week, which resulted in Vice-President Joyce Banda assuming power in a peaceful and...

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