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Peter Mutharika

Date of Birth: 1940
Place of Birth: Thyolo, Nyasaland


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Mutharika’s uphill battle

President Peter Mutharika faces an uphill task to secure a second term in next May's elections as corruption scandals a deputy-gone-rogue and a former president and formidable opposition threaten to strangle his presidency...


Rationing corruption

Critics are calling on President Peter Mutharika to resign after a leaked report by Malawi's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) alleged that he benefited from millions of kwacha deposited in a Democratic Progressive Party account to which he is the sole signatory...


Banda flies home

She and President Peter Mutharika had traded accusations of conspiracy to murder and of massive corruption since she left in August 2014 but all was quiet between the two after she landed...


Banda’s Faustian pact

Facing myriad corruption charges from her time as head of state ex-President Joyce Banda has held out an olive branch to her bitter rival President Peter Mutharika from her self-imposed exile in the United States...


Mutharika's uncertain future

The electorate in the meantime has decided that President Peter Mutharika is no more deserving of their support than his deeply unpopular predecessor Joyce Banda or her own forerunner Bingu wa Mutharika the incumbent's late brother...


Mutharika's woes look terminal

President Peter Mutharika is becoming increasingly isolated as a succession of ministers are forced out of office...


Unending flow of Cashgate

Prosecutors and Anti-Corruption Bureau staff have been feeling no love from the government of President Peter Mutharika and they bemoan the slowdown in ACB prosecutions since the President appointed Lucas Kondowe as Director General in October 2014...

Peter Mutharika had summarily removed Mzikamanda as ACB Director against his will to make way for Kondowe...

Cases were laid against Peter Mutharika (now President) and other former Ministers under Bingu: Jean Kalirani Nicholas Dausi Kondwani Nankhumwa Patricia Kaliati Symon Vuwa Kaunda and Bright Msaka...


Banda on the run

President Peter Mutharika's government condoned the arrest of two gay men for having sex in private in order to distract attention from the economic crisis some pundits claim...


Small fish chase big fish

disappeared in 2013 when Banda was President but the earlier fraud could implicate the current government many of whose members including President Peter Mutharika held office under his late brother President Bingu wa Mutharika...

Peter Mutharika has sued a local news outlet for libel for suggesting that he was involved in Cashgate-style fraud during his brother's time in office...


No end to Banda’s odyssey

Banda's recent claims that her personal safety is at risk followed attacks on her by President Peter Mutharika...


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