US congratules new Malawi president

The US government offered congratulations Saturday to Malawi`s new President Peter Mutharika, hailing active and peaceful elections.

Malawi elections: Peter Mutharika wins presidential polls

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate Peter Mutharika has been declared as the winner in the recent presidential elections in Malawi.

Malawi`s VP sworn in as President amid uncertainty

Joyce Banda had been serving as vice-president under Bingu wa Mutharika and takes over under the terms of the Constitution.

Malawi confirms President`s death; VP steps up

Malawi`s Vice President moved to take charge of the country by holding a news conference.

US concerned about delay in Malawi power transfer

Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika has died of a heart attack, medical and government sources said.

Malawi`s President Mutharika dies, mourned by few

Malawi President Bingu wa Mutharika was rushed to hospital in Lilongwe on Thursday after collapsing but was dead on arrival.

Malawi reverses expulsion of British diplomat

Britain`s envoy was earlier quoted expressing concern about Malawian President`s intolerance of criticism.