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Malawi

Joyce Hilda Banda

Date of Birth: 12/04/1950
Place of Birth: Malemia, Nyasaland


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Banda rejects Cashgate claim

Former President Joyce Banda appears a step closer to involvement in the Cashgate affair after the Anti-Corruption Bureau acquired closed circuit television footage shot at presidential offices during her tenure...

The Anti-Corruption Bureau has arrested former PP Spokesman Hophmally Makande, and the Baker Tilly report names a company linked to Laura Savala, whom it said was believed to be in a relationship with Joyce Banda's son Akajuwe Roy Kachale Banda, as receiving illicit funds...


Foreign boost for opposition

Obasanjo has long been an influential power-broker in Africa; Ichikowitz, the founder of Paramount Group, has a network of business and political contacts, including former President Joyce Banda of Malawi and Raila Odinga, the opposition leader in Kenya (AC Vol 55 No 3, Banda and the jets)...


Cashgate, gaolgate

On 21 October, Hophmally Makande, former Publicity Secretary for ex-President Joyce Banda's People's Party (PP), was also detained...


Uranium profits decline

Former President Joyce Banda, ousted from office in the May elections, announced at an investment conference last year in London that her government was working on wide-ranging reform to the existing Mines and Minerals Act, which dates back to 1981...


‘Cashgate’ crisis continues

A member of Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee told Africa Confidential that its report on the affair will reveal the full scale of the involvement of all the three major political parties: the governing Democratic Progressive Party, ex-President Joyce Banda's People’s Party and the Malawi Congress Party...

Mphwiyo has claimed that the former Minister of Information under president Joyce Banda, Brown Mpinganjira, and Lands Minister Henry Phoya tried to intimidate him (AC Vol 55 No 17, Brother with a difference)...

' 'If the Government implicates Joyce Banda, I am sure the report that was presented to her and contains all the names will be found in the media and that will damage the DPP...


Puzzle of FDLR intentions

In a letter dated 18 April and copied to, among others, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Malawi's then President and SADC Chairperson, Joyce Banda; and Congo-Kinshasa President Joseph Kabila, the FDLR invited the recipients to attend a ceremonial surrender of men and weapons to SADC...


Mutharika, the sequel

At his inauguration on 2 June, from which former President Joyce Banda was conspicuously absent, Mutharika promised to get to the bottom of the Cashgate affair...


Poll ends in farce

President Joyce Banda pressed the self-destruct button on her public image at home and in the wider world when she tried to annul the 20 May presidential election...


Clash of the dynasties

President Joyce Banda, standing on her People's Party (PP) ticket, faces ten other candidates from 53 registered parties...


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