Joyce Banda

Malawi President, lawmakers get big pay hike

Malawian President Peter Mutharika, his ministers and lawmakers have awarded themselves a huge pay rise, the president`s office said Saturday.

Dec 07, 2014, 10:04 AM IST

Malawi arrests chief suspect in `Cashgate` scandal

A chief suspect in Malawi`s "Cashgate" corruption scandal, who was a high-ranking official and financier of ex-president Joyce Banda`s People`s Party, was arrested by police on Sunday.

Jul 21, 2014, 05:36 AM IST

Malawi`s Banda concedes defeat in presidential election

Malawian President Joyce Banda on Saturday congratulated her arch-rival Peter Mutharika for winning the country`s presidential election, whose result she had initially challenged. 

May 31, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

Peter Mutharika wins Malawi`s disputed presidential vote: Official

Peter Mutharika, the brother of Malawi`s former leader, was Friday declared winner of the country`s disputed presidential election after garnering 36.4 percent of the votes cast.

May 31, 2014, 04:05 AM IST

Malawi president scraps election, orders new vote

Malawi`s president said today that she has nullified an election because of alleged irregularities and has ordered that a new vote should be held within 90 days in the southern African nation.

May 24, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

President claims `serious irregularities` in Malawi vote

Mutharika told local radio station Capital FM his party had a lead over Banda and her People`s Party.

May 22, 2014, 20:53 PM IST

Banda in first electoral test in tight Malawi vote

Malawians voted Tuesday in closely fought national elections where incumbent President Joyce Banda faces the first democratic test of her rule in the small southern African country.

May 20, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Malawi President dissolves Cabinet

Malawi President Joyce Banda announced the dissolution of her Cabinet amid reports of rampant fraud and corruption in her government.

Oct 11, 2013, 09:35 AM IST

Madonna sends error-filled handwritten letter to Malawian President

Madonna, who just returned from a week-long trip to Malawi where she visited the 10 school projects that her charity built, wrote a barely legible, error filled, handwritten letter to the South African nation`s President Joyce Banda.

Apr 08, 2013, 15:58 PM IST

Malawi for joint uranium exploration with India

India and Malawi can work together to explore uranium sites as this country has huge deposits of the mineral, Vice President Joyce Banda said on Friday night.

Jan 09, 2010, 17:49 PM IST