SADC acknowledges nullification of elections in Malawi

Share

SADC acknowledges nullification of elections in Malawi
By: Vincent Gunde

The Southern African Development Community ( SADC), has commended the constitutional court for upholding the Malawian constitution, and the electoral law in the conduct of the petition, urging all stakeholders to respect the judgement and maintain peace and tranquillity, whilst the relevant national institutions prepare for fresh elections.

SADCsays it acknowledges the decision of the constitutional court of the Republic of Malawi that was delivered on Monday, 3rd February, 2020 which nullified the results of the presidential elections held on 21st May,2019.

In a statement by His Excellency, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and chairperson of the SADC organ on politics, defence and security cooperation, SADC notes that the constitutional court also ordered that a fresh election be held within 150 days in Malawi.

In the statement, SADC says it will continue to support the Republic of Malawi in the election process, as guided by the SADC Principles and Guidelines Governing Elections, and will remain seized with the developments in Malawi.

After the May, 2019 elections, SADC, the EU, Commonwealth and other elections observation teams commended Malawi for conducting a peaceful and transparent elections which was free and fair.

Meanwhile, here at home, the United Democratic Front ( UDF) party, has uploaded the constitutional court judges for displaying total independence throughout the hearing and congratulating the petitioners and their legal team for putting up a gallant fight appealing to the supporters of the petitioners to celebrate peacefully and the respondents to abide by the courts determination.

In a statement signed by its Secretary General, Kandi Padambo, says in light of the judgement, the party is demanding immediate dissolution of the Electoral Commission because it has lost its moral authority to manage credible elections in Malawi.

The UDF is also demanding the perpetrators of the electoral fraud to be investigated and prosecuted so that the law dictates in order to deter any future perpetrators from following the same course as one way of ensuring the delivery of future free and fair elections in Malawi.

Malawi Exclusive

59 thoughts on “SADC acknowledges nullification of elections in Malawi

  1. Hey there! This is kind of off topic but I need some advice from an established blog.
    Is it hard to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I
    can figure things out pretty quick. I’m thinking about
    creating my own but I’m not sure where to begin. Do you have
    any ideas or suggestions? Thanks

  2. Undeniably believe that which you stated. Your favorite
    justification appeared to be on the web the easiest thing to be aware of.
    I say to you, I certainly get annoyed while people think about
    worries that they just don’t know about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top and defined out the whole thing without
    having side effect , people could take a signal. Will likely be back to get
    more. Thanks

    Check out my page; http://forum.viemu.club/viewtopic.php?id=383125

  3. I am also commenting to let you understand what a exceptional discovery my friend’s daughter encountered browsing your
    site. She noticed numerous things, which included what it’s like
    to have an ideal giving spirit to make men and women quite simply know just exactly certain advanced subject matter.
    You undoubtedly did more than visitors’ desires.

    Many thanks for imparting the interesting, trusted, explanatory and cool tips on this topic to Emily.

    Feel free to surf to my web page :: VitaSilkLux

  4. We wish to thank you all over again for the wonderful ideas you offered Janet
    when preparing a post-graduate research as well as, most importantly,
    with regard to providing all the ideas within a blog post.
    Provided that we had been aware of your blog a year
    ago, i’d have been rescued from the needless measures we were implementing.
    Thanks to you.

    Also visit my webpage: Muama Ryoko Wifi

  5. I’ve been browsing online more than 4 hours today, yet
    I never found any interesting article like yours.

    It’s pretty worth enough for me. In my opinion, if
    all webmasters and bloggers made good content as you did, the net will be a lot more useful than ever before.

  6. Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to say that I’ve really enjoyed browsing your blog posts.
    After all I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write again soon!

    Here is my page – xajm168.com

  7. Hmm it seems like your site ate my first comment (it was super long) so I guess I’ll just sum it up what I submitted and
    say, I’m thoroughly enjoying your blog. I as well am an aspiring blog writer but I’m still new to everything.
    Do you have any recommendations for first-time blog writers?

    I’d really appreciate it.

    Also visit my site: VitaSilkLux Reviews

  8. Does your website have a contact page? I’m having a tough time locating it but,
    I’d like to shoot you an email. I’ve got some suggestions for your blog you might be interested in hearing.
    Either way, great website and I look forward to seeing it
    develop over time.

    Have a look at my blog post :: Bellissi Cream

  9. Good day! I know this is kind of off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I
    could get a captcha plugin for my comment form? I’m using the same blog platform as yours and
    I’m having trouble finding one? Thanks a lot!

    Take a look at my web site :: Air Cooler Pro

  10. Hmm it seems like your website ate my first comment (it was extremely long)
    so I guess I’ll just sum it up what I wrote and say, I’m thoroughly enjoying your
    blog. I too am an aspiring blog writer but I’m still
    new to everything. Do you have any helpful hints for inexperienced blog writers?
    I’d certainly appreciate it.

    my web site Muama Translator

  11. Magnificent goods from you, man. I’ve understand your stuff previous to
    and you are just too great. I actually like what you’ve acquired here, really like what
    you’re stating and the way in which you say it.
    You make it entertaining and you still take care of to keep it smart.
    I can’t wait to read far more from you. This is really a
    great web site.

    My blog post :: Essential Nutrition Keto Pills

  12. Hello, Neat post. There is an issue together with your site in internet explorer, could test
    this… IE still is the market leader and a good section of other people will miss your wonderful writing
    because of this problem.

    Here is my web blog 163.30.42.16

  13. I’m truly enjoying the design and layout of your blog.
    It’s a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more enjoyable for me to come here and visit more often. Did you hire out a designer to create your theme?

    Fantastic work!

    Feel free to surf to my page TechPro Wifi

  14. Good day! I could have sworn I?ve visited this web site before but
    after looking at some of the posts I realized it?s new to me.
    Anyways, I?m definitely pleased I found it and I?ll be bookmarking it
    and checking back regularly!

    Look into my web-site … Dick Fuel XXX

  15. Wow that was odd. I just wrote an incredibly long comment but after I clicked submit my comment
    didn’t appear. Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over again. Anyhow, just wanted to say great blog!

    My homepage – Nitro Strive

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *