Chakwera, Kabwila dismiss MCP unrest

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Dr Lazarus Chakwera  has dismissed claims of unrest within the party, they MCP was moving in one direction.

Chakwera: No rift
Chakwera: No rift

Sunday Times report indicated that there are cracks in the rank and file of MCP as evidenced by comments made by spokeswoman Jessie  Kabwila supporting the controversial MPs salary hike and then the denouncement of the same by Chakwera, who is also leader of opposition.

But speaking in an interview with Nyasa Times on Monday, the MCP leader said: “There are no divisions within the MCP as people are saying, if anybody wants to understand the party position on the recent salary hikes, they should go back to my paper which I presented during the press briefing and I don’t have any additional comment apart from what I already said.”

He  stressed that MCP remain focused on their role to provide checks and balanced  and how they can make Malawi develop again.

On her part Kabwira accused some individuals  of orchestrating the divisions.

“Some people want to take advantage on each and everything. What I can say is that there is no divisions or cracks as people are alleging,” Said Kabwira.

Chakwera took swipe to the salary hike describing Peter Mutharika as unethical president.

hE said MCP was never consulted on the hike and if the party was even consulted, they could have gunned down the proposal at its budding stage.

Chakwera said he was even ready to work without even getting anything as far as he was serving people honestly.

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Albert
5 years ago

jessi ndidolo

Babala
Babala
5 years ago

Kabwira Woyeeeeeeeeeeeee

Khuere khongonyowa
Khuere khongonyowa
5 years ago

Ndiye bola amayi J B ajatu azimayi ongolankhula wambawa amawasiatu, shame KABWIRA atochenjeresesa amayiwa.

KING SOLOMONS WISDOM
KING SOLOMONS WISDOM
5 years ago

KABWILA MUST BE SCHOOLED DAT HER SALARY IS NOT 4 CONSTITUENCY SPENDIN SPREE.2NDLY SHOW DIPLOMACY IN YO UTTERANCES

Wosowa kwawo alibe mpumulo
Wosowa kwawo alibe mpumulo
5 years ago

The only leader we have in the just ended elections was chakwera. The rest are rulers. If you ask me why?
The answer is that APM is a professor in law as well as Atupere. Sindidziwa amayi ndi enawo

nzika # 1
5 years ago

bola ku Egypt komweko

Mabwichichi M'mabwi
5 years ago

Leave MCP alone, anthu opanda mfundo inu.

residence of Manase
5 years ago

isiyeni MCP munaibela ma vote nkana Mulungu wakwiya ndalama yavuta umbava ponseponse mvula ndi iyi sikubwela Mulungu zonse amaona,repent that God shd forgive u koma osazabelanso

Obi 1 kanobe
Obi 1 kanobe
5 years ago

I dont support DPP but am from south. I feel sad that the lead oppodition is MCP, they are racist, tribalistic , and self serving. We are in trouble in Malawi.

Clementos
Clementos
5 years ago

Any kingdom divide against itself cannot stand.Thus what Jesus himself said: MCP has no future as long as Chakwera is on the driving seat.He is a morden day Jonah who has given a cold shoulder to his calling.Leave politics alone REV Dr Chakwera.

How can your own spokesperson speak contraly to your stand on salary hikes? If you cannot manage your own party how can you manage Malawians ? Pick up your the dusty bible and go back on your knees !

okonda malawi
5 years ago
Reply to  Clementos

Za Fodya basi mcp yatani zikukukanikani apa Paja mumakanika nkulankhula komwe

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