Mpasu, Kubwalo dispute Jumbe’s declaration, says NPL still existing

New Labour Party (NPL) executive members, led by former cabinet minister Sam Mpasu, have condemned and disputed former party’s leader Friday Jumbe’s declaration that NPL has been dissolved.

SamMpasu:  NPL new leader
Sam Mpasu: NPL new leader

Addressing a news conference, Mpasu, Joseph Kubwalo, Alex Solanke and three others rejected Jumbe’s declaration and that they were not part of the decision to dissolve the party.

“The NEC wishes to assure all stakeholders in the national politics of Malawi, namely the Judiciary, the Malawi National Assembly, the Centre for Multiparty Democracy, the press, the donor community and all Malawians in general that the New Labour Party is still existence and has not been dissolved,” said NLP interim president Mpasu.

He accused Jumbe of dissolving the party without making proper consultations.

The NEC members claimed that Jumbe has “constructively resigned” from the party because he cannot serve it when he wanted it dissolved.

They have since appointed Mpasu as president, Kubwalo as vice president and Solanke is the secretary general, all in interim capacities.

In response, Jumbe said Mpasu and others are free to continue running the party if they feel so.

Jumbe announced through a news conference that NLP has been dissolved and urged party supporters to join ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).

Apparently, Jumbe still have running cases in court on corruption and his move to support DPP is viewed by analysts  as seeking amnesty from prosecution.

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chishimba
6 years ago

jumbe kape anasonkhezela nkhuni dpp ikubela mavot akukonza kapansi

za nosense ayi
za nosense ayi
6 years ago

Palibe zomwe chomwe ndinganenepo apa ndizofunika agalu anzawo kuti alankhulepo

Mwenecho
6 years ago

zitsilu u didnt even appear at the funeral of ur SG ln Ku Lunzu mbuzi

Boko Haram
Boko Haram
6 years ago

Everyone knows thats Jumbe is well educated but a failed & recycled politician.Mpasu is educated as well but very frustrated & gullible like Malawian Chiefs.Anthuwa ndima crook asatipusise,taziwoneni mitu,pitani ukoooo.Fuck you!!!

Chudikuliku matongu
Chudikuliku matongu
6 years ago

Jumbe is broke, confused and on a loose chain looking for glories of the world he floated in during UDF and seeing power going past his face cannot believe that is happening. Please go and open Belgium in kanjedza you stupid cross eyed son of a camel!

Nyungwi
Nyungwi
6 years ago

Imagine this man called Friday Jumbe is failling to run his hotel and you thought he can run a national party oh. oh. For him things to start walking he need to change name to MONDAY JUMBE. Remember friday is a day of week where people get mad with beer, women even most accidents happens friday night. Mr Friday try to be MONDAY you will see things will work out sakumanganinso

Kanyimbi
Kanyimbi
6 years ago

Komatu enawa ndi afiti tisayiwale.

Julius
6 years ago

Abale U President Ndi Mfiti Zomwe Zopezeka Kumanda

Mwikhoko
Mwikhoko
6 years ago

Jumbe nearly killed UDF, he is not a leader he just forces himself.

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