Afrobarometer rules out survey

By Peter Kanjere: Afrobarometer —an independent pan-African research network—has ruled out the possibility of them doing May 21 2019 pre-tripartite election survey for Malawi. In 2014, Afrobarometer’s poll predicted correctly that the now ruling Democratic Progressive Party would win elections in that year, ousting the then governing People’s Party. Boniface Dulani, Afrobarometer Southern Africa Operations […]

The Maravi Post 2018-08-16 06:16:52

Sadc braces for another El-Niño-induced drought zimbabwesituation.com Aug 14, Written by Joseph Ngwawi   Southern Africa is bracing for another season of normal to below-normal rainfall, amid indications that the region will again be affected by the El Niño weather pattern. Head of the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Directorate at the Southern African Development […]

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Malawi Women Caucus for increased budgetary allocation for Queens

Parliamentary Women Caucus has asked the government to consider increasing budgetary allocation for Malawi national netball team the Queens for them to perform better in international competitions. Chairperson for the Caucus, Jessie Kabwila made the appeal on Sunday during the launch of the 2018 Mpico Gateway Mall Netball Challenge at Police ground in Mponela, Dowa. […]

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Zambia: Musician Pilato arrested after fleeing over song accusing Lungu of Corruption

Reports monitored by the Maravi Post indicate   Pilato has fled Zambia after receiving threats from supporters of the ruling Patriotic Front party over his hit song “Koswe Mumpoto” (“Rat in the pot”). In Zambian circles the song was widely seen as accusing President Edgar Lungu and his ministers of being corrupt. “We should be careful […]

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