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News Updates

24 Nov
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MEC hands over election records to Parliament
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Just after three days from announcement of results, the Malawi Electoral Commission handed over records of polling for the 10 November by-elections to the Malawi Parliament. The...
12 Oct
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Malawi Electoral Commission Voted the Most Open Public Institution
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The Malawi Electoral Commission has been recognized as the Most Open Public Service Institution in Malawi and has been awarded the Golden Key Award by the Media Institute of Sou...
12 Oct
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Media urged to be embrace conflict-sensitive reporting
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Media practitioners in the country have been urged to be conflict-sensitive when reporting issues coming up during campaign meetings so as to contribute towards holding of credi...
12 Oct
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MEC, media managers reflect on elections
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Media managers from across the country gathered in Lilongwe on 6 October 2020 for a one-day conference to review the performance of the media during the past elections. Opening ...
22 Sep
Chairperson--Justice-Dr-Chifundo-Kachale
MEC Launches 10 November By-Elections
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The Malawi Electoral Commission has announced that it will hold by-elections in five constituencies and one ward on November 10, 2020. This will be a second election for the Com...
22 Sep
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Development partners support MEC to review FPE
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With support from Development Partners under the UNDP-managed basket fund, the Malawi Electoral Commission has embarked on a post-mortem exercise to review the 2020 Fresh Presid...
04 Sep
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Malawi prepares for demarcation
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The Malawi Electoral Commission is reading itself to conduct a comprehensive demarcation of wards and constituencies to address the inconsistencies that have creeped in over yea...
04 Sep
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Malawi holds BRIDGE course for new Commissioners
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From 5 to 10 July, 2020 Commissioners of the Malawi Electoral Commission and management members gathered at Sunbird Nkopola Lodge for a weeklong Building Resource in Democracy, ...
04 Sep
Commissioner-Mr-Steve-Duwa
MEC reviews polling procedures manual and forms
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As part of improving procedures and processes, the Malawi Electoral Commission organized an internal review workshop for the polling procedures manual and all forms that are use...
18 Oct
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Role of Elections in Democracy, Afrobarometer Statistics
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Regular, free, and fair elections are a cornerstone of democracy. As September 15 is the International Day of Democracy, we take time to reflect on the reportĀ  released by Afrob...