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23-Jul-2019 to 08:33

Muluzi: Ironing out Malawi's election impasse

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Former Malawi president Bakili Muluzi has waded into the country’s simmering political crisis by offering to mediate in the dispute between civil society groups and the electoral body.

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09-Jun-2019 to 16:04

Pressure mounts on Malawi electoral boss

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Pressure is mounting on Ms. Jane Ansah, the head of the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to step down after she was accused by the opposition of gross misconduct during last month's general elections.

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06-Jun-2019 to 17:36

Malawi police disperse protesters in post-poll skirmishes

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawian police on Thursday fired tear gas on opposition activists who were protesting the outcome of last month's elections and were calling for the resignation of President Peter Mutharika.

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31-May-2019 to 17:58

Malawi leader's election rival rejects ‘fraudulent’ outcome

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The losing candidate of the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Lazarus Chakwera has rejected what he called the fraudulent presidential election results, and vowed to take his case to the courts to nullify the outcome.

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30-May-2019 to 21:52

Malawi faith leaders fault Mutharika's re-elections

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — Malawi’s faith leaders comprising Muslims and Christians on Thursday said that the just-ended general elections that gave victory to incumbent President Peter Mutharika were not credible.

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28-May-2019 to 14:42

Malawi's Mutharika sworn-in for second term

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — Just hours after being declared winner of the country’s hard-fought presidential elections, Malawi President Peter Mutharika was sworn-in for his second term at a colourful ceremony held at a stadium in Blantyre on Tuesday.

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27-May-2019 to 17:43

Malawi incumbent Mutharika re-elected - MEC

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — President Peter Mutharika has been re-elected for a second term following last week’s peaceful general elections, Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chair Jane Ansah announced in Blantyre on Monday.

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