Malawi court rejects president's appeal against poll annulment
Malawi's top appeals court on Friday rejected President Peter Mutharika's bid to scrap the annulment of controversial elections last May which he narrowly won, paving the way for a rerun in July.
Malawi court extends lockdown suspension
Malawi's High Court on Friday prolonged an order temporarily barring the government from implementing a 21-day lockdown despite a rise in the number of coronavirus cases.
Malawi court to hear president's appeal against vote re-run
Malawi's Supreme Court on Wednesday is to begin hearing an appeal by President Peter Mutharika against the re-run of an election in which he was returned to office last year.
Malawi reports first coronavirus death
Malawi announced its first coronavirus death on Tuesday as well as three additional cases, bringing the tally of infections to eight in one of the last countries in Africa to report the disease.
Malawi elections chief defends use of correction fluid in disputed vote
Malawi's electoral commission chief Wednesday defended the use of results sheets that had been altered with correctional fluid in last year's disputed presidential elections.
Malawi election agency seeks to suspend annulment of presidential vote
Malawi's electoral commission is seeking to suspend a landmark court order that annulled last year's re-election of President Peter Mutharika, court papers showed on Friday.
Malawi court cancels presidential election result, orders new vote
Malawi's constitutional court on Monday ordered a new presidential poll after annulling the results of a vote that re-elected President Peter Mutharika last May, citing widespread irregularities including the use of correction fluid on ballot papers.
Malawi braces for ruling on alleged presidential election fraud
Malawi's constitutional court judges on Monday began reading out the anxiously awaited ruling on whether to annul the controversial vote that saw President Peter Mutharika re-elected in last May's election.