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Malawi

Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera

Date of Birth: 5 April 1955
Place of Birth: Lilongwe, Malawi


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Chakwera sacks and attacks

President Lazarus Chakwera has reacted to the Anti-Corruption Bureau report that he demanded to be produced within three weeks by sacking key officials but also by attacking the ACB...


Bribery accusations engulf government

The case of businessman Zuneth Sattar who is being jointly investigated by Malawi's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) and Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) for alleged bribery over 10 years is ratcheting up pressure on President Lazarus Chakwera's beleaguered government in Lilongwe...


Turmoil at the top deepens

President Lazarus Chakwera is attracting widespread public criticism for excessive international travel while the economy festers – as does public opinion of the government – and the gap between the country's top two elected officials and their political parties increases...


Name or blame

President Lazarus Chakwera has responded to the crisis caused by the British government's naming of officials in his administration as suspected of corruption by demanding action within 21 days (AC Vol 63 No 12 Bribery accusations engulf government)...


Fraud furore engulfs Chakwera

Accusations of procurement corruption fraud and bribery are gripping the public and damaging the image of President Lazarus Chakwera a strong critic of his predecessors over graft...

Coping with Malawi's royal 'thievery' The beleaguered President Lazarus Chakwera when in opposition once called his predecessor Peter Mutharika 'prince of thieves'...


Chakwera tightens grip

President Lazarus Chakwera's reshuffled cabinet pointedly snubs his Tonse Alliance coalition partners the United Transformation Movement (UTM) of Vice-President Saulosi Chilima and the People's Party (PP) of former President Joyce Banda...


President's situation is no joke

Sixteen months after garnering an impressive electoral mandate President Lazarus Chakwera is on the back foot anxiously deflecting accusations that his administration is incompetent and corrupt...

' Police round up DPP officials The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) – as well as detaining officials and advisors close to President Lazarus Chakwera – has been strongly focused on alleged corruption in the previous administration of President Peter Mutharika and his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)...


No justice for Cashgate crooks

Although President Lazarus Chakwera swept into power 16 months ago promising new action against corruption his prosecutors are focused on the crimes of the previous administration and closing the book on Cashgate is no more a priority than it was under the two previous presidents...


High expectations of HH

On 27 September Blair flew in a top-of-the-range 16-seat Falcon 7X business jet chartered from Volkswagen Air Services a subsidiary of the German car-maker to Dakar where he met President Macky Sall before flying on the 28th to Lilongwe where he met President Lazarus Chakwera...


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