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Bakili Muluzi

Date of Birth: 17 March 1943


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It's my party

Politicians must now decide which is worse: the risk of missing out on jobs and on development funds for their constituencies or angering Bingu's predecessor, Bakili Muluzi, who's still UDF President, and losing his patronage network...


His own man

The long-awaited showdown between President Bingu Wa Mutharika and his predecessor Bakili Muluzi is under way (AC Vol 45 No 24)...


Bingu ascendant

He has wooed figures formerly loyal to ex-President Bakili Muluzi such as Leader of the House Yusuf Mwawa, Natural Resources Minister Davis Katsonga, Deputy Chief Whip Henry Mussa and Information Minister and former UDF spokesman Ken Lipenga...


Government versus party

When Bingu wa Mutharika won the presidential election in May 2004, nobody expected much change from the previous ten years of Bakili Muluzi's presidency...


Queuing for court

A long queue of cases waits to be heard in court, cases concerning crimes allegedly committed during the decade of Bakili Muluzi's presidency, when billions of kwacha leaked annually from government revenue...

People widely seen as having questions to answer include the former President, current Vice-President and some of the UDF National Executive Committee (NEC): Bakili Muluzi: enormously wealthy, Muluzi will probably escape prosecution, at least for now...


New brooms

Returning from holiday in the United States and Britain at the beginning of August, ex-President Bakili Muluzi launched a counter-attack against the reformers, claiming the UDF's supremacy over the government and warning: 'No government can rule without a past...


Bingu's can of worms

The new cabinet, named on 13 June, contains factions that will pull President Bingu wa Mutharika in all directions: The economists, led by Finance Minister Goodall Gondwe, who was an economic adviser to ex-President Bakili Muluzi...


Newish start

The eight who keep their jobs suggest an economic focus: donor-friendly Goodall Gondwe ­ a former World Bank colleague of Bingu's and advisor to his predecessor, Bakili Muluzi ­ as Finance Minister, Chilumpha in charge of Statutory Corporations and Bingu controlling Civil Service and Defence...


Did they vote for this?

Mgode, formed in protest when Aford joined the then President Bakili Muluzi's UDF government in 2003, has also let down its supporters...


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