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Post-Election: Nankhumwa Calls For Truce

Post-Election: Nankhumwa Calls For Truce

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Vice president for the ruling Democratic progressive in the Southern Region Kondwani Nankhumwa has urged political leaders in the country to resolve their differences through mediation following the May 21 elections disputes. Nankhumwa has further urged former Presidents Bakili Muluzi and Joyce Banda as well as former vice president Justin Malewezi to rise up to the occasion and initiate dialogue to resolve the impasse which has resulted in citizens taking it to the streets to demonstrate and loot both government and private property. Chakwera and Chilima rebuffed the peaxce call “Former Presidents Bakili Muluzi and Joyce Banda have both received accolades on the international scene in as far as peace is concerned. They really have to come in,” said Nankhumwa during a political
MCP Tops Parliamentary Committees: House Adjourns Sine Die

MCP Tops Parliamentary Committees: House Adjourns Sine Die

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The opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has secured most of the Parliamentary committees’ chairmanship. On Friday 12th July, Parliament elected Chairpersons and Vice Chairperson from with MCP dominating the elections. The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) also scoped some. Meanwhile, the House has adjourned sine die with Leader of government Kondwani Nankhumwa accusing MCP members of hypocrisy in regards to their conduct last month when they walked out on President Peter Mutharika during his State of National Address in Parliament.   Nankhumwa speaking in Parliament Here are the committees: 1. Budget and Finance Chairperson -- Hon. Sosten Gwengwe (Lilongwe Msozi North) Vice -- Hon. Idrissa Pongolani Kazembe (Mangochi Lutende) 2. Legal Affairs