Omar drags Atupele to court over UDF expulsion

The expelled United Democratic Front (UDF) member Iqbal Omar has dragged his party president Atupele Muluzi to court seeking for reversal of the decision to boot him from the party.

Omat: Fighting Atupele Muluzi

Omat: Fighting Atupele Muluzi

Waziri says Omar should lead UDF

Waziri says Omar should lead UDF

Omar, who was party vice president before being sacked, has hired the services of Robert Kadzakumanja and Company law firm to contest against the decision made late last year by UDF to expel him on accusations that he was setting parallel structures.

He denies the accusations.

But he has structures that he runs under the banner of UDF parallel to the party rank and file.

He bankrolled and organised his grouping to hold a news conference in Lilongwe where the people said they want UDF president to step down so Omar can take over, threatening unspecified action.

Alex Waziri, who is a leader of the Omar faction, said Atupele should resign peacefully or the group will use force him to quit.

“Atupele has killed UDF. The party is dead, what we are saying is that we need someone who will steer the party to great heights,” said Waziri.

He said Omar wants to resurrect UDF and fight the Democratic Progressive Party government against bad governance and economic mismanagement.

But UDF spokesperson, Ken Ndanga, recently trashed the comments from the Omar faction saying they are expelled members have no mandate to comment on party issues.

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14 thoughts on “Omar drags Atupele to court over UDF expulsion”

  1. zako says:

    Ungoyambitsa chako

  2. solomon ibrahih says:

    alomwe youre right some peple amakonda zikamayen da .mabezy .koma.akagwa basi osawoneka.but atupele he dont do that he contienew wark has amalawian leader kip it ap mr tpm we love you

  3. Yusuf says:

    Azibambowa amwa win

  4. Alohmwe Maphiah says:

    Kodi mukamati UDF yatha ngati makatani what do you actually mean? if that is a case why people still fight to be in UDF? that alone signifies to me that UDF is the strong party in Malawi, and Atupele is a good leader. Even though am not UDF but i love Atupele Muluzi, the guy is intelligent and has a good vision for Malawi and he loves his country that’s why after elections he work to save people not like other selfish people.

  5. Mwenye Weniweni says:

    Kodi banji inu bana Omar sapita pa India kupanga ndale? Ife menye weni weni anaphuna inu panga ndale pa India. Inu alipo siya chabe mana wa Muluzi eh. Banji inu saziwa kuti ali mana amene uja eh. Inu saona kuti mana uja chichi alibe pa mutu kuonesa kuti jeruso alibe eh. Banji inu phuna limbana ndi mana eh.

  6. youna says:

    Kodi UDF ilipobe? Hahahahahahahahhahahahaha! Atupele wachimalizadi chipanichi..

  7. Benson Chirwa says:

    Atupele has his eyes on state presidency as promised to him, therefore come rain or shine he’ll stick with DPP until his ambition to rule is fulfilled.

  8. Chesipokosi says:

    Kaya kunthanani mutipeza.

  9. jojo says:

    Atupele ndi munthu ozikonda kwambili ndi bambo ake omwe sianthu abwino kuno ku mangochi anangwiritsa anthu ntchito lero oro kwa uza kuti zili pati tizapezana 2019 nanga simwafunanso anthu omwewo

  10. Matandani says:

    Little did the so called Atcheya knew that the `kutha ngati makatani’ words will define his own party. History will repeat itself, ask AFORD! Family parties! Enawonso adzathanso choncho, only time will tell.

  11. Thanduxolo Nginde says:

    It sounds like they are scrambling for crumbs!

  12. Dikisan says:

    Akudyera kwambiri. Usachoke . Fight for your rights. Akuzolowera

  13. chikhadzula says:

    From My undastanding Atupele never expelled Iqs bit It’s Udf national convention at golden peecok hotel not atupele,, on top of that y shud the so called vice president send the thugs To his residence , shame on iqs, creating parallel structure in a party is a serius offence.if Iqs is strong in lilongwe koma Udf olo mp ilibe, olo canceller kulibe ku Central region iwe wasili ukufuna kunamiza anthu bwanji,, iqs call national exct comit to expell Atupele,, dnt take this young muluzi for granted, udf central region mikangano yakale kale iqs he s the causing these problems, Atupele more fire thus NT tym for politics work wt gvmnt to gain mo experience. We LL meet in court…good luck AAM.

  14. PIxy says:

    Zoona UDF yathadi ndipo ngati MAKATANI!!!!! Please Omar revive the party.Ung’onoung’ono kukonda NDALAMA basi.Osati Chipani

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