Levi Mvula

On 22nd October 2007, the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights marked twenty years of promotion and protection of human rights in the continent. Although Malawi ratified the charter in 1989 and it has eight outstanding state party reports to write to the African Commission, and it is yet to submit its initial report, writes Levi Mvula.

The adoption of the first post – colonial constitution in 1995 brought jubilation to many Malawians. This was so because the new constitution...read more