MCP is the real winner, Kabwila tells Ntcheu rally

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has commended people of Ntcheu North East for electing the party’s councillor Harlod Liwonde, saying MCP is the real winner in elections that are transparent and credible.

MCP councillor Liwonde
MCP councillor Liwonde
Kabwila: MCP is the winner
Kabwila: MCP is the winner
MCP supporters in Ntcheu
MCP supporters in Ntcheu

Liwonde won after flooring the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and the United Democratic Front (UDF) candidates in the recent by-elections.

Speaking during the swearing in ceremony which took place on Monday, MCP spokesperson Dr Jessie Kabwila, who led the delegation of the party, to welcome the new councillor, commended the voters for the confidence they had in the party.

“It’s a yard stick that in transparent elections MCP wins and this indicates that the party will also win the Lilongwe City South East poll rerun,” she said

Kabwira said it is not a joke for MCP to win in Ntcheu which is heavily dominated with the ruling DPP.

MCP insists it legitimately won the Maya elections but that DPP stole their victory.

“We trust Malawians elected us,” she maintained.

“It will still be on record that May 20 2014 elections were fraudulent,” said Kabwila.

Meanwhile, Dowa East Member of Parliament (MP) Richard Banda said there is need for Parliament to pass laws aimed at bringing sanity in the way elections are conducted in the country.

Malawi uses the first-past-the-post system where the candidate with the largest share of votes is declared winner of the presidential race.

He also took a swipe at the country’s Judiciary, noting it did not conduct itself in the right manner regarding the May 20 Tripartite Elections.

“The Judiciary should realise that issues of national interest like elections need to be handled with seriousness and maturity. Our learned friends should not regulate the wrong; otherwise, we are doomed for a hard fall,” Banda said.

The outcome of the presidential results was mired in controversy amid allegations of rigging and confusion over how the MEC should have proceeded in the wake of conflicting court rulings on vote counting.

The results of the vote were announced on 30 May, minutes after the High Court refused a last-ditch attempt to block their release and allow time for a recount.

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TONDE WA DULA CHIGWE.
6 years ago

tough times are coming when the voters shall cry for there votes, tiona za bokinafaso pompano.

Phiri
Phiri
6 years ago

Ntcheu pple wake up! You have been used for the past 20 yrs by voting generously to parties which at the end dump you, no development and u r just sidelined! MCP is your Party which can develop you!!! Cry for my home!!!!

M'doko
M'doko
6 years ago

Koma mutisamale ndi makomenti opusawa.

Feli balitchi
6 years ago

Kaya zanu izo, mukhale ndi anyaphaki anuwo tionana 2019.

Gatibo
Gatibo
6 years ago

Vuto loyika mzimayi woyenda yenda kukhala party spokesperson ndilimeneri. Nanga mpakana kusintha amuna 4 umunthu ulipo apa. Tonse omwe tidavotera MCP tangokhala ngati zitsiru chifukwa cha momwe akuchitira huleyu

clement
clement
6 years ago

I greed with you #46 it seems you know something.For instance Lilongwe city full of southerners whether you like it or not and they alwayz vote for DPP or UDF.Kabwila don’t Waste my time you are so silly though you have degrees.Do you think you can compete with DPP full of big brains hahaha.Keep on crying ukatopa uleka.

Newx ichocho
Newx ichocho
6 years ago

Kabwila mutu wako ulibe nzeru

Favour
Favour
6 years ago

I voted for MCP but I don’t believe kuti anaberedwa.tikaonetsetsa ma constituency omwe MCP sinapeze aphungu pano pa central region ndikomwe kuli mixture ya anthu like some parts of Salima,Kasungu,Nkhotakota,Lilongwe city.Ntcheu ndiye sitingayiwerengere imachita za ku south.MCP sinapange campaign mokwanira.

Walhelha ochavo
6 years ago

chifukwa cha chimenechi chaka cha 2019 MCP tidzayisiya pa number 4,idzasiya kung’ambula kukamwa

libo
libo
6 years ago

Kabwila ndi Thomas Didimu iwe eti anzako akulimbana ndi zitukuko iwe udakali ndi za May20 mkazi wochitisa manyazi ngati iwe sindinamuwone, kodi politics waiyamba kumene eti? Udzikafusa nzeru kwa Hon John Zeas Ungapake Tembo akuwuze zomwe zimachitika kuchipani chikaluza chisankho . Kodi uli ndi mamuna iwe tikupezere mamuna ukwatiwetu iwe

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