Usi denies speaking against anti- Ansah protests: ‘Old audio clip doctored by propaganda machinery’

UTM Party vice president Michael Usi has vehemently denied speaking against the anti-Jane Ansah protests, saying the clip which has gone viral is doctored and work of the regime propaganda machinery.

Dr Micheal Usi aka Manganya: Work of propaganda cadets 

Usi said the clip, in which he is heard saying it was senseless to hold demonstrations, was part of an interview he did five or six years ago when rights activists wanted to protest against the National Aids Commission giving of K5 million to Beautify Malawi.

He described those who doctored the clip as opportunists who just wanted to dent his image and that of UTM.

He said the producers of the clip took advantage of his absence at the Wednesday protests.

“This is an interview I did long time ago, six years ago and it is irrelevant now. It had to do with embezzlement of money at NAC allegedly by the current First Lady,” said Usi.

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) chairperson Timothy Mtambo has described the doctoring of the clip as an act of desperation.

In the audio clip, Usi then while an activist before joining front line politics, said demonstrations are a useful tool to influence policy changes but then organizers diluted them as they were overdoing the demos, and it was almost like using a gun to kill a rat.

Usi said people must learn from founding president Kamuzu Banda on contact and dialogue, when there is a problem the first thing should be concerned parties meeting and try to agree on one thing.

He went philosophical when he said “ukamaliza mfuti daily to scare dogs, they get used to it’s sound and they don’t run away.”

Usi then advised the civil society organisations to work together and consult widely so that their civil activitism benefits the people whose interest they are fighting for.

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Mwinithako
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Mwinithako

If we to point at few goats on the land of Malawi ,Michael Usi is one of them,He was fooled by Lucious Banda ,Patricia Kaliati aka Akweni,Noel Masangwi and the big idiot Saulos Klaus Chilima to join United Transport of Malawi the former employer of Patricias father as a driver kkkk.UTM.Michael was outshined by Kondwani Nankhumwa during the parliamentary seat kkkk.UTM,MCP have no room for the south ask Sidick Mia.His wife won because the people still want to milk her until she is finished.When all their resources are exhausted you will see those Sena abandoning her kkkk Usi was realy… Read more »

apwiya
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apwiya

Kodi a usi uhule bwanji?mukukanika kumanga nyumba ya mayi anu ku mudzi Kuno ku Mulanje kumangira Koma chibwezi nyumba with stolen cash from ADRA?Kodi Nanga mukanakhala wachiwiri wa mtsogoleei wa dziko mukanakhala ndi akazi angati ? Very shameful ku mpingo wathu. Kunyazitsa mpingo .

itaye nundwe
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itaye nundwe

Kodi antu mukupya ntima ngati boma ndilakunyumba kwanu kusazindikila usi is just giving his suggestion and inu ma cadet you want to divert the situation

Chukambiri
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Chukambiri

Mbuzi yamunthu iyi, lero bwanji mukupita pa nseu to demostrate? Losers like yourself are the ones encouraging your fellow losers to demostrate.Stupit idiots. Paja ntchito munasiya ku ADRA chifukwa unkaona ngati ukhala vice president wa dziko. Ulova wayambika basi pitani ku Mulanje muzikalima nthochi basi.

uchapwi
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uchapwi

Manganya are you too dull to understand that what you said in that clip is relevant even now? The problem is that your thinking is not systematic like HRDC, Chilima and Chakwera. You are biased. You chose a side then support to suit your needs. What a clap we have. That’s why APM will outshine you idiots for kacking principles.

tung'ande
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tung'ande

Usi a known serial wominiser who has built houses for extra women at village house and Lilongwe using money that he stole from Adra. No fuss about it whatever he said applies even to the current situation. I am not sure who has given Ntambo the right to represent us when he always says Malawians. He should not include some of us in his stupid demonstrations,

gelu
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gelu

Mbuzi za opposition

KALWE
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KALWE

Stupid Mtambo

FRIDAY
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FRIDAY

Mtambo ife we want development kuno ku Mpoto usatitsekeleze mwayi wanthu fotseki

Angoni apaphata
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Angoni apaphata

Iwe ndiye mtumbuka ovurika mmaganizo. Mutharika akakwiya ndiye development will not come? Ukamuuze mp wako or councellor. Mtambo za development sizikumukhudza.

ABITI CASHGATE
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ABITI CASHGATE

Mtambo u r desperate urself..You are a disgrace from our district.ukhale konko ku Lilongwe kwakoko