Malawian journalist Watipaso Mzungu interrogated over motivation for article

Recent articles in Malawi

Malawi government shows little interest in improving access to Information

Lack of political will in implementing access to information legislation and ICTs leaves Malawians susceptible to misinformation and disinformation.

Journalists trolled over COVID-19 commentary

Journalists Stevie Kondwa Banda and George Kasakula are facing severe online threats over their comments on the coronavirus pandemic during a broadcast of the current affairs show “To Shake”.

Democracy and digital rights under scrutiny during Malawi’s UPR process

The scrutiny of Malawi’s democratic credentials during this year’s Universal Periodic Review process will be impacted by the landmark Constitutional Court ruling nullifying 2019 presidential election.