Jappie grumpy as PP defeats DPP in Mzuzu mayoral polls: Mkandawire retains Mzuzu Mayorship

The erstwhle ruling People`s Party (PP) candidate Councilor William Mkandawire retained the post of Mzuzu Mayor by trouncing governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate Yona Mkandawire by 13 votes against a paltry 3.

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Sources said DPP doled out MK4 million to the 15 Mzuzu Councilors so that they vote for its candidate but it was in vain.

DPP Campaign Director Jappie Mhango unceremoniously left the Grand Palace Hotel when it dawned on him that their candidate had lost and that their cash payments did not do the trick.

“We did not buy them but we have been meeting them one by one trying to persuade them to vote for a DPP candidate so that we can develop Mzuzu. As DPP we feel that the current Mayor is anti development,”  DPP Regional Governor for the North Kenneth Sanga said.

But councillors informed that Mhango was giving cash handouts so that they should vote for DPP’s Yona.

On the post of deputy Mayor Alexander Mwakikunga of the Malawi Congress Party trounced former deputy Mayor Frazer Chunga (PP) and Patrick Ng`oma (PP), when he got nine votes while the PP due got two apiece.

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M'PHOKA ORIGINAL
M'PHOKA ORIGINAL
4 years ago

Adada Jappie and Sanga, why are you surprised with the outcome of the results when Northerners are tired of your political styles of administering the party? Never take things for granted or business as usual. Expect a big bomb blast if not careful enough. In the party, every person matters. Avoid the “namunthu ndine tambala ntchiyuni” theorem. Hon Goodall, the party vice president, your boys are taking advantage of your old age and are playing dirty tricks which you are not seeing or deliberately paying a blind eye. You are killing the party that has recognized you even if you… Read more »

Samuel Lwara.
Samuel Lwara.
4 years ago

Congrats comrades. Lets keep it up and join our efforts seriously and firmly to make 2017 a complete year of opposition.

Wenga
Wenga
4 years ago

Never expect Dpp again in the north we are tired of you

Nanana
4 years ago

Rest in peace DPP

Harawara
Harawara
4 years ago

Mwakikunga: Thank you for the deputy post.

These elections mean the Beginning of the End of the Dirty Peoples Party. DPP, read writings on the wall or call Daniel of the Old Book to come and interpret the writings for you. Ufumu wa DPP unayesedwa ndipo wapeleweranso pa Maso pa Mulungu.

mmc
mmc
4 years ago
Reply to  Harawara

When Bingu died and mama took over with khumbo u said DPP yatha…. and now you are saying the same keep dreaming when you wake up DPP will still be at the helm.

Mwinithako
Mwinithako
4 years ago

Mthumbuka ndi Mtchewa are Doggy cousins!!They will pretend as if they are together with you DPP.Ahaa !!We warned you guys.Never shall you trust Matchewa and Mathumbuka kkkk!!!Alouis Ngalande 3 votes!! kkkk.Fisi ameyuja saangaiphule kkk!!Mbobo ,kuda ngati apusi chomchija kkkk!!

kasaila
kasaila
4 years ago

Northern Block woyeeee!

mmc
mmc
4 years ago

Draw Draw… South: DPP. Centre: MCP. North: PP. National Level DPP. Check the overall results u will see that DPP has majority votes.

Citizen
Citizen
4 years ago
Reply to  mmc

Wanyoza iwe, masamu ake akuti. Dunderhead!

mmc
mmc
4 years ago

Its PP Politicians in majority voting for a PP Mayor! What did you expect? But on the National Level ndi ana awa. Anyithu imwe PP inatha.. Koma inu kaka mbwenu…

Binnwell Kachikopa
4 years ago

At any cost this walking devil dpp must go to hell

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