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English Publication Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Source: Nyasa Times
Malawi on Tuesday has held its first-ever presidential debate which two of the four main contenders between twelve candidates in next month's elections took part as millions watched and listened to the live debate held in the capital, Lilongwe and...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Source: Nyasa Times
For the first time in the history of our democracy, a Presidential debate was organised and broad cast live on some radios and television stations.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Source: Nyasa Times
The State broadcaster Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) has received credit from some influential civil society organisations and media institutions for beaming live the historical first Presidential debate held at the Bingu International...
English Publication Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014 Source: Nyasa Times
Malawi’s opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Peter Mutharika   and George Nnensa who leads the Tisintha Alliance have confirmed that they will turn up for the second phase of the presidential debates to be held next...
English Publication Date: Friday, April 25, 2014 Source: The Nation
Some political parties have cried foul over the new format for presidential debates which says only parties fielding parliamentary candidates in not less than 10 percent of the 193 constituencies will take part in the remaining two sessions. ...
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014 Source: The Nation
The first of the two presidential debates starts next week to be followed by a second seven days later. The debates will be on domestic policy. On display will be style and substance—both of which are important performance indicators in this...
English Publication Date: Saturday, April 12, 2014 Source: Zodiak Online
The National Media Institute of Southern Africa – Malawi Chapter – and its partners have organized a series of presidential debates that will provide voters with a rare opportunity to sample presidential contenders, the first of its kind in the...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Source: The Nation
Traditional leaders in Nsanje have said that public debates can play a critical role in the consolidation of good governance and the promotion of transparency and accountability in political leadership. Group village head (GVH) Namanya made the...
English Publication Date: Friday, April 18, 2014 Source: The Nation
We find it baffling, if not downright bizarre, that Malawi President Joyce Banda would rebuff the presidential debate at this crucial time. A multi-stakeholder task force on the presidential debates, endorsed by the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC...
English Publication Date: Friday, April 18, 2014 Source: Nyasa Times
The presidential candidates debates which are slated for April 22 and 29 and May 6, 2014 organised by the National Media Institute of Southern Africa – Malawi Chapter – and approved by Malawi Electoral Commission will only involve opposition torch...