Atupele holds talks with Chakwera on ‘nation building’

Malawi Congress Party ( MCP)  and presidential hopeful Lazarus Chakwera  met opposition United Democratic Front  (UDF) leader Atupele Austin Muluzi for the first time since last year’s disputed elections, with the pair promising to heal the country’s divisions.

Chakwera (l) and Atupele Muluzi shaking hands after talks

Both Chakwera and Muluzi confirmed the meeting took place on Thursday in Lilongwe.

“I held fruitful discussions with the UDF president Atupele Muluzi about how we can overcome our differences and join hands in naton-building going forward,” Chakwera said.

The surprise meeting at ended with the symbolic photo opportunity of the two men standing side by side which has been released to the public.

The young Muluzi also the meeting indeed he met MCP leader  in bid to heal political divides, but provided few details of what it might involve.

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Akumpoto chifukwa choonekera kuwasankha akummwera zidzawavuta kupeza mtsogoleli wadzikolino.A Chewa musapusitsike.Kumbukila KAMUZU amakhala bwanji ndi akumpoto

LGBT PROPER GANDA
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Chakwela ndi dolo.Mukawapatula akummwela lelo,mawa pamavoti adzafunika.

Allan
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Allan

UDF ndi chipani cha dyera. Akuona kuti MCP mwina ikhoza kudzalamulira dziko la Malawi ndiye akozelethu tsogolo lawo. Osawalora amenewo.

Denguzman.
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Atupele ndi politician oti anthu ambiri simungamvetse coz ndale zakwathu kuno tinazolowera kudana but Atupele siwandale zachidani koma anthu mumalakwitsa chinthu chimodzi mukamaona ndale za Atupele mmaona ngati chili chonse chimene angapange iye mukumaona ngati amamutuma ndi abambo ake koma munthu uyu mumufufuze bwino bwino Atupele ndiwa smart sapanga ndale zolimbana ndi anthu. Komanso ndi chenjeze ma sapotaz a MCP mukamazitengera kuti mukalowa muboma ndekuti simuzagwira ntchito limodzi ndi anthu amene analakwitsapo ndiye kuti mukulakwitsa and ena mwa inu mwayamba kale kuwakayikira olemekezeka a Chakwera kuti alakwitsa kukumana ndi Atupele. Koma chimene simukuziwa ndi ichi, dziko ili lasokonekera silikufunika kumasankhana… Read more »

Shame!
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Shame!

Atupele the opportunist!

Test
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Test

as a moslem I am happy to see pastor working with 2 moslems. Alhaj Sidik Mia nd Atupele Muluzi. The country can do with relations to the middle East. It won’t only benefit Moslems but the whole country. We will win Inshallah.

ipyana
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ipyana

hello guys pliz don’t allow this two alliance to rulers our country the will mess up our national,coz MCP n UDF are the one that brings DPP to ruler Malawian, pliz my fellow Malawian if we want a good leader let’s try Mr saulos chilima not Mr chakwera or Atupele this two guys the will sell us

Kapado Chimulirenji
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This is a common mistake politicians make. Don’t be fooled by this small snake called Atupele. He is already in talks with Pitala and now he is also engaging Chakwera. Be careful MCP. Atupele is an opportunist and right now he is taking a gamble. Eventually, he will go where the wind is blowing.

Nyaphapi One
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‘NATION BUILDING’! I am still struggling to understand the meaning of ‘NATION BUILDING’. From these two.

Nyikaland Soldier until we are free from slavery
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Chakwera has sold out Malawians to this opportunist called Atupele. This guy, Atupele is an advocate of Southern region domination. He believes that Southerners should rule other regions until they kingdom come. He is promoting his father’s policies where he clearly told Malawians that he will never allow the presidency of Malawi to go to other regions by all means necessary. The MCP think they can win the presidency, but Malawi has turned into another Zimbabwe where rigging in the general elections is the order of the day. We got to change our political system by moving away from Unitay… Read more »

Jose
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Jose

I agree with you fedarism is a solution for divided societies like Malawi but amateurs just say no don’t divide Malawi.we in the know how knows better we have studied the issue and have examples eg Ethiopia and Nigeria although it is not hundred percent but at least.Amen.

NYIKA MAN
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NYIKA MAN

YESSSS YES YES FEDERALISM IS BEST FOR MALAWI
YES FEDERALISM
YES FEDELALISM
YES TO FEDEEALISM
YES
BIG BIG
YES