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Bingu's corrupt wealth probe next week, committee to summon government officials

The Maravi Post - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
These are the people who can assist to move forward in investigating the unexplained wealth of the late president Bingu Wa Mutharika,” said Kalua. Kalua also said that the meeting is subject to funding from parliament. “It's up to the speaker to tell ...
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Of Motal Engil deal and Malawi Land Bills: Mutharika's govt lack of transparency creates suspicion

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
For example, during president Bingu wa Mutharika's rule, for reasons best known to the leadership, the Malawi flag was changed.

Malawi 'Tractorgate' deal ignites death threats for Ombudswoman: 'We will Njauju you'

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 29, 2016‎
Beneficiaries allegedly include the Zimbabwe-based Bineth Farm, owned by the family of former president Bingu wa Mutharika, and top government officials who allegedly include Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister and ruling Democratic ...

Chisi raps Mutharika's passiveness on University of Malawi crisis

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
... of hand at the University of Malawi citing his silence when Chancellor College was at standstill following academic freedom impasse between lectures and the government during Bingu wa Mutharika reign when the current president was Education minister.
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The Sentencing of Kasambara Will Be Applauded If There Is an Assurance That Culprits in The Ruling Party Will Also ...

The Maravi Post - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
Knowing that the killers of Robert Chasowa and 20 citizens were killed by supporters of and die-hards of DPP under Bingu Wa Mutharika and that the government is in the hands of the younger brother of the man that killed the citizens above, there is no ...

Malawi: Kasambara's Judgement Still Unavailable - Mtambo Sets Sentencing Date August 22 - ‎Jul 28, 2016‎
... saying Mtambo court trial was " staged". Kasambara , now a private practice lawyer and senior councel (SC) served as Attorney General and Justice Minister in the Joyce Banda administration and the first term of former president the late Bingu wa ...
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Kasambara's judgement still unavailable: Mtambo sets sentencing date August 22

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
Kasambara , now a private practice lawyer and senior councel (SC) served as Attorney General and Justice Minister in the Joyce Banda administration and the first term of former president the late Bingu wa Mutharika. Share this Article if you like Email ...
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Pressure mounts on Malawi President to fire 7 cashgate ministers

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
However, Mutharika says in the statement that he is concerned that while everyone is waiting for the auditor general and other responsible state institutions to procedurally process and prepare the contents of the audit report for the public ...

Uladi says honarary doctorate degree to help him lead

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
... rose through the political rank and file by joining parliament in 1994, serving as regional governor for the United Democratic Front, deputy minister, served in various cabinet portfolios in former presidents Bakili Muluzi, Bingu wa Mutharika and ...
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Day of reckoning for Malawi Famed Lawyer, Politician Raphael Kasambara

The Maravi Post - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
He also served as the former Attorney General under the administration of Bingu wa Mutharika during the early part of the administration.

Malawi Parliament Seeks Funding to Discuss Bingu's Offshore Bank Accounts - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Malawi Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) says it needs funding for its members to meet next week to discuss allegations that former president Bingu wa Mutharika stashed K92 billion in offshore accounts. Public Accounts Committee (PAC) ...
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'We murdered Bingu…the police murdered Chasowa,' angry Chanco students chant in anti-fee hike protest

The Maravi Post - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
Robert Chasowa was a Polytechnic student who was murdered by Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) thugs during the administration of Peter Mutharika's late brother Bingu wa Mutharika. It is yet to be seen if the administration will close the college due ...

Don't shield 7 rotten ministers: Ntata quashes withholding of Malawi cashgate names

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Ntata a law barrister who had previously worked at Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) and also served as late president Bingu wa Mutharika's legal said it is the moral responsibility of the President to check corrupt practices and should not give amnesty to ...
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UN's Ban Ki-Moon plane lands in Malawi for refueling

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
“President Mutharika sent the Agriculture minister just for protocol, to be with him when his plane was being refueled, they did not hold diplomatic discussions,” said Kaliati.

Meandering JB Heading To Ghana

Capital Radio Malawi (press release) (blog) - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
In an ironic situation, the same year, Banda took over the realms of power after the death of President Bingu wa Mutharika.

Malawi's ex-Justice Minister Facing 14 Years In Jail

Capital Radio Malawi (press release) (blog) - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
He served as an Attorney General under the administration of late president Bingu wa Mutharika. He fell out of grace and later become a fierce critic of Mutharika advocating for his impeachment and commenting that "wants to be a dictator".

Kasambara accuses PP of treachery over Customary Land Bill

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
However, Peoples Party MP in Karonga Malani Mtonga says the bill was not introduced by the PP led government but by the late Bingu wa Mutharika administration. He says parliament passed it but Mutharika did not assent it into law but sent it back to ...

amaBhungane: Politically connected brothers, scandal, toxic loans – Malawi edition

Daily Maverick - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
The company's proprietor, flamboyant Leston Mulli, was a close lieutenant of former Malawian president, Bingu wa Mutharika. He remains a known supporter and financier of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party. The list of 13 debt relief beneficiaries ...
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Malawi: 'Grand Corruption' a History for the Future - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
The next man, Bingu wa Mutharika, commissioned a vast private palace while in the top job. Located in Thyolo and built for Bingu by a grateful Portuguese roads-contractor Mota Engil, the residence towers like a stranded white whale over the ...
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The Cashgate echo is coming back at DPP: Malawi grand corruption

Nyasa Times - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
According to sources, the audit report has unearthed sordid cashgate details dating back to 2009 involving DPP and former President Bingu wa Mutharika. It has reportedly implicated seven senior Cabinet Ministers in the current Mutharika government.