Malawi Covid-19 Incidence and Resource Management Report
Malawi experienced a political exposition last year soon after the announcement of the COVID-19 pandemic. It started with the protest of opposition political parties against the declaration of the Electoral Commission that the then President, Peter Mutharika of the ruling party, the Democratic Progressive Party had won the country's presidential election. The opposition followers held a mass protest, and the main opposition parties challenged the ruling in court. The High court sitting as the Constitutional court later nullified the presidential elections after 8 Months of legal battle and ordered fresh elections to be held within specified days. The electoral body announced 22nd June 2020 as the new date for re-elections of the presidential polls.