The Malawi Election Commission (MEC) has announced that the fresh presidential elections will be held on 2 July this year, contrary to the parliament recommended 19 May.
President Peter Mutharika has refused to accept recommendations made by parliament on the amended electoral reform bills and firing of the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) commissioners.
The anti-Jane Ansah protesters have sealed offices of the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) in their continued bid to force the Commission step down.
UTM president, Saulos Chilima, has written Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) on the bills incurred during the elections case as lawyers for Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president, Lazarus Chakwera, are still assessing the costs.
Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has urged center supervisors in Balaka Liwawadzi ward not to use tippex or any correction fluid in March 5th by-election to ensure credible results.
The World bank has tipped Malawi government to create a good relationship with the private sector as one way of enhancing the country’s economic growth.
Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chief Elections Officer Sammy Alfandika Monday morning told the Constitutional Court hearing the historic Presidential Election Case that the Commission gave instructions to elections auditors DBO to approve tally sheets that were not signed for by party monitors during the 21 May Tripartite Elections.
Malawi Electoral Commission Chief Elections Officer, Sam Alfandika, yesterday told the constitutional court that his office wrote a letter to BDO Election Auditors advising them to certify tippexed results sheets after the Auditors refused to do the same.
The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has opened registration of voters and verification exercise for by-election for Lilongwe South Constituency and Matenje Ward By-elections.