“For someone to come open and claim that all Muslims or all sheikhs are behind him or belong to one political party is not true and it is impossible. We are in multiparty dispensation where everyone has the right to join a party of his or her choice,’ said MAM Secretary General Twaibu Lawe.
Khoviwa said he was moved with a sermon delivered by Sheikh Ikram which said according to Islam, people are encouraged to respect their leaders. He said this is also exactly what the Bible commands its followers.
‘Who is your colonial master? ’ asked a middle-aged filling station attendant, ‘I don’t have one,’ I retorted. ‘Of course you have one, must be those so called British or French nobles, ’ he insisted. ‘Mr Aleaddin,’ I said, ‘ I don’t think you exactly know what you are talking about, Malawi gained its independence […]
Malawi Congress Party Law Maker for Lilongwe North Maxwell Thyolera last month stood up in Parliament where he highlighted a number of good things that the party did when it was in power 30 years ago. On the several positive things which he said is that the nation always had food during the reign of […]
“We can see Malawi as an example of one of the countries that can successfully develop faster considering that it has a lot of resources such as mines and lakes and so many other which can bring a lot of money to this country.”
Recently, one of the country’s political commentators Dr Henry Chingaipe suggested government that should put a law that will force political parties to disclose their sources of funding as one way of ensuring transparency and accountability. If one was to put Chingaipe’s remarks under the microscope, one tends to agree with him that indeed that […]
Reports that are circulating in the media that there are misunderstandings in the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) is not good news for the country’s democracy as this may weaken the opposition. This follows rumors that MCP’s Director for campaign Felix Jumbe has joined the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) claims which Jumbe himself […]
Last year, we wrote about the brave woman who defeated the injustice and became the lone Muslim female Member of Parliament after the 2014 Tripartite General Elections. Now one year on, Malawi Muslims Website caught up with honourable Adams to learn about her reflections in the august house. Hassan Phiri had a question and answer […]
The decision by the UDF raised a lot of questions among some quarters of the society of which some argued that the decision made by the UDF was wrong because they were not elected in a coalition with DPP.
I play football for fun and I am a thousand miles away from being a professional (I don’t intend to being one either) but I don’t support any team at all. Whenever am asked the rationale behind it, my answer has always been the same- that there is no rationale to blindly follow and shout […]