Category: 2019 Elections update

Russian President announces partial mobilization in Ukraine war

Cheka Ndege- September 21, 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced a partial mobilization in Russia as the war in Ukraine reaches nearly seven months. In a televised address to the nation ... Read More

MEC begins by-elections voter registration

Cheka Ndege- July 12, 2022

Malawi Electoral Commission MEC has commenced voter registration and verification for 23rd August local government by election. According to MEC’s director of media and public ... Read More

MEC to suspend by-elections if commissioners’ names submission delays-Chair

Cheka Ndege- June 4, 2021

Malawi Electoral Commission MEC has said by-elections set for 29th June will have to be considered suspended if the submission of names to be considered ... Read More

Supreme Court of appeal nullifies parliamentary elections in Nkhatabay central

Cheka Ndege- April 21, 2021

Supreme Court of appeal has nullified results of parliamentary elections in Nkhatabay central constituency Raphael Mhone of People’s party challenged the victory of Symon Vuwa ... Read More

Government cancels appointment of two MEC commissioners

Cheka Ndege- April 13, 2021

Government has cancelled appointment of Linda Kunje and Jean Mathanga as commissioners of Malawi Electoral Commission MEC Secretary to government Zangazanga Chikhosi has told Kunje ... Read More

MEC Set to go Electronic Voting

Cheka Ndege- November 17, 2020

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) says it is set to migrate to electronic voting system once people start to trust the electronic voting processes. The ... Read More

MEC Delays to release the results of the by elections

Cheka Ndege- November 12, 2020

Malawi Electoral Commission MEC is yet to release results for by elections which were held in Karonga Central constituency, Lilongwe North West and Makhuwira ward ... Read More

Don’t engage in Politics-MEC tells chiefs

Cheka Ndege- October 24, 2020

Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has urged chiefs not to engage in politics as the campaign is underway in Lilongwe North West Constituency. MEC Commissioner Jean ... Read More