Posts Tagged ‘Malawi’

Finally, Malawi legalises growing of cannabis

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 28, 2020
Malawi has become the latest southern African country to legalise the growing, selling and exporting of cannabis. Recreational smokers consider, “Malawi Gold”, as they call it, to be one of the finest forms of the drug. But the authorities have stopped short of legalising it for personal use. It will be used to make medicines […]

Malawi top court annuls presidential election results

by Chuks Azotanion February 5, 2020
The 2019 election victory of Malawian President Peter Mutharika has been annulled by the country’s constitutional court on grounds of widespread irregularities.  Five top judges who presided over the case on Monday February 5, ruled that Mutharika was “not duly elected” in the election which is the first to be legally challenged since Malawi’s independence in 1964. The court judgement which ordered a […]

BREAKING| Rwanda, DRC, Malawi withdraw from WEF in South Africa

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 3, 2019
The Presidents of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, Democratic Republic of Congo, Felix Udps, Malawi Prof Mutharika, have all Withdrawn from The World Economic Forum to be held in Capetown South Africa. In a related news, Zambia football team has canceled the soccer friendly match slated with the Bafana Bafana in South Africa. More details shortly…