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Malawi

Bingu wa Mutharika

Date of Birth: 24/02/1934
Place of Birth: Thyolo, Nyasaland
Died: 05/04/2012


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Did they vote for this?

The election seriously weakened the UDF although its candidate Bingu wa Mutharika won the presidency with 36 per cent of the vote...


Winners and losers

Winners Bingu wa Mutharika: from nobody to President in one year; overshadowed by predecessor Bakili Muluzi during campaign perhaps a puppet but critics are giving him a chance...


After Bakili, Bingu

Malawians seemed reluctant to elect new President Bingu wa Mutharika the hand-picked successor to Bakili Muluzi as candidate of the ruling United Democratic Front (AC Vol 45 No 9)...


Bingu the favourite

However most of the political freedoms gained ten years ago have survived and the UDF's presidential candidate Bingu wa Mutharika has credibility as a technocrat ­ albeitof 72 and with little charisma...


Spot the difference

The President appears to be using his business ties to help his chosen successor Bingu wa Mutharika into the presidency perhaps hoping to carry on pulling the strings from retirement...


Ten years after

President Bakili Muluzi constitutionally barred from a third term wants a smooth transition to his chosen successor Bingu wa Mutharika...


Getting rid of Muluzi

On 29 March 2003 Muluzi on his own initiative appointed Central Bank Deputy Governor Bingu wa Mutharika as sole presidential candidate for approval by the coming UDF convention...


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