Women in Faith under the Public Affairs Committee (PAC) have attributed escalating violence against women and girls to lack of respect to the country’s laws as well as the Bible and Quran.
The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has endorsed demonstrations by some lawyers aimed at forcing the Executive arm of government to respect the Judiciary following an avalanche of attacks on judges by the president and cabinet ministers.
Public Affairs Committee (PAC) says it expects Justice Dr. Jane Ansah to walk the talk and step down as chairperson of the country’s electoral commission.
Gender rights activists have faulted the Public Affairs Committee (PAC) electoral system for leaving out women in its executive committee.
The newly elected executive committee of the Public Affairs Committee (PAC) has pledged to proceed with mediation for the concerned parties in the aftermaths of the May 21 Elections.
One of pioneers who were in the vanguard of formation of the Public Affairs Committee (PAC) in 1992, Professor Silas Ncozana, has called on leaders to tame dialogue over violence.
Various quarters of the country have condemned action taken by Malawi police during a fight between anti-Jane Ansah protesters and purported supporters of Democratic Progressive Party.