Mia dispute MEC stringer’s report: ‘I did not endorse Kabwila’s MCP parliamentary candidature’

Malawi Congress Party (MCP)  Vice President Sidik Mia has denies as report by Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) stringer’s report that he endorsed Member of Parliament (MP) Dr Jessie Kabwira as the party’s candidate for Salima North West Constituency in the forthcoming tripartite elections.

Mia: I dit not endorse Kabwila

According to MEC Stringer in Salima, while introducing Kabwira as the party’s candidate at Works Football Ground in the district, Mia also urged other aspirant to work in unity and make the party strong.

However, the party Veep has  denied making such remarks saying that “this is a misrepresentation of facts and  pure propaganda work.”

“Never at any point in my speech did I declare Hon. Kabwira the torchbearer of the party in her constituency. The official torchbearer of a party in any constituency is picked by party delegates in that constituency after undergoing a party sanctioned primary election.

“As to whether Hon. Kabwira will be the torchbearer of the party or not, that position will be determined by the party delegates in her constituency and not the deputy president of the party, let alone any party official. These are basic tenets of democracy and MCP is a democratic party,” he said in a press statement.

The incumbent Salima North west legislature is facing a stiff competetion  from a youthful aspirant Enock Phale.

Kabwila is reported to be under pressure with the presence of Phale hence becoming so desperate to retain the party’s  candidature for the constituency for next year’s general polls through a backdoor.

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Win
Win
2 years ago

Mumva naye kuwawa Mia…..apa Chakwera adasankha bwino osati Msowoya ongokhala phwiiiiiooi

Mtumbuka weniweni
Mtumbuka weniweni
2 years ago

MCP will never win an election. O Chakwera tiyeni kolalikira basi ufumu wadziko lapansi wavuta basi. I used to be MCP koma hmm

Central
Central
2 years ago

Zoooooona bwanawe mposavuta MCP kudzawina general elections koma kulephela kuwina election ya pa nyumba pa mtumbuka weniweni……………..kkkkkkkkkkkkkk Nanga zooooooooooooona pa anthu 17 million kamunthu kena kake basi kamvekele ndikulankhulila dziko lonseeeeeeeeeeeeee awanso nawo awa, paja mumakhala kuti kodi baba!!

Nabanda
2 years ago

Komatu Sidik Mia mukumva naye kuwawa, ndipo simunati mukhaula ndi umbava wanuwo muwona. Mmalo motifotokozela nkhani ya makina anapezeka ku Mozambique aja mufuna musokoneze ndi Mia? Mulibe manyazi eti? Palinkhani apa?

Central
Central
2 years ago

So its news because its Mia and was not when DPP endorsed all its serving MPs without primaries! MEC why the double standards? Pali nkhani apaaaaaaaaaa!! Kodi anthu mukuoneka Mia yu simukugona naye tulo etiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii

Namaseko
Namaseko
2 years ago

Mayhem in MCP continues !

Polomondo
Polomondo
2 years ago

Jessie akuoneka chonchi panopa? Stressed up!

Patrick Mbewe
Patrick Mbewe
2 years ago

Miya has the audacity to endorse his wife in mkombezi and his relation in Balaka , za ukaladi basi
Koma.kabwira popeza ndi munthu ndiye osayankhulapo mxiii

Heavyduty
Heavyduty
2 years ago
Reply to  Patrick Mbewe

Ndipo tu mkuluyu anthu amudziwa mochedwa kuti aakuluwa nde eniake nepotism. he pushed his way to become MCP VP by corrupting Mr Chakwera, then he imposed his wife as a shadow MP in Chikwawa. as if that not enough he imposed another relative in Balaka west a shadow MP in the name of Harron Mia. Is this not nepotism? Akadzalowa m’boma all his sons, daughters and relatives adzawapezela tchito mu boma.

Heavyduty
Heavyduty
2 years ago
Reply to  Heavyduty

Kenako all his sons, daughters relatives adzawapezera tchito mu boma. After this he will go to his home in Pakistan kukatenga all his nieces and nephews. Maybe afterwards he may also call all his relatives from Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan etc etc onse adzadzadza kuno and be syphoning forex away from Malawi. Guys this is a time bomb, a disaster in the making, ine ndakuwuzani

sato
sato
2 years ago
Reply to  Heavyduty

Chimodzi mmene walizira alimi ang’ombe Ku lower shire kuwagula pamtengo wozizira abale ake achina Issa, Dassu.

banki
2 years ago

A MIA TAWONANI ZIMENE MUKUCHITA, INU INU MUYISOKONEZA CONGRESS. MUSATENGELE ZERU ZA KU DPP NDI KUBWELESA KU MCP NDI ZIMENE MUPOYILISA ANTHU.

oMachemba
oMachemba
2 years ago

Mia is clearly not telling the truth here: he was quoted accurately; and as Kabwila’s supporters are concerned, this was to pay back Kabwila for her recent efforts campaigning for Mia’s wife in the Lower Shire. So, the denial by Mia simply won’t cut it.
Is it possible now that oChakwera is developing a spine to put Mia in his place, and that is why Mia came out to deny this?
Oooooh, leadership issues galore in the house of oChakwera!

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