Malawi elections

 
Malawi's Mutharika re-elected amid vote-rigging claims
Malawi's Mutharika re-elected amid vote-rigging claims
Malawian President Peter Mutharika has won re-election by a narrow margin, official results showed Monday, holding on to power in a ballot marked...
Malawi court suspends release of vote results over 'irregularities'
Malawi court suspends release of vote results over 'irregularities'
Malawi's High Court on Sunday postponed indefinitely the release of final results from last week's presidential vote, adding to the electoral chaos...
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.
Malawi's Banda concedes defeat in presidential election
Malawi's Banda concedes defeat in presidential election
Conceding defeat, Banda congratulated Mutharika for his "victory in a closely contested election" and said she was "leaving office a happy person,"...
Mutharika wins Malawi's disputed presidential poll
Mutharika wins Malawi's disputed presidential poll
Mutharika, the brother of former president Bingu wa Mutharika, took 36.4% of the votes cast against Banda's 20.2%, the electoral commission...
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...
Malawi court rejects Banda's call to annul elections
Malawi court rejects Banda's call to annul elections
Malawi's high court on Saturday issued an injunction stopping President Joyce Banda from interfering in the electoral process, making her earlier...
Malawi election annulment challenged
Malawi election annulment challenged
The head of Malawi's electoral authority on Saturday challenged President Joyce Banda's announcement annulling the country's elections, saying she...
Malawi elections scrapped, Banda orders new vote
Malawi elections scrapped, Banda orders new vote
Malawi's president says she is nullifying an election because of alleged irregularities and has ordered that a new vote should be held within 90 days...
Malawi elections: Soldiers quell voter unrest after delays
Malawi elections: Soldiers quell voter unrest after delays
Soldiers deployed in Malawi's commercial capital Blantyre on Tuesday after voters, angered by delays and mishaps at polling stations in a hotly...
Malawi elections: Big four vie for power
Malawi elections: Big four vie for power
Malawi holds its fifth general elections on Tuesday since attaining multiparty democracy in 1994. There is no clear winner in sight, despite...
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...

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