Presidential Elections swing
The Presidential Elections continue to swing between the three main contenders Professor Peter Mutharika of DPP, Reverend Lazarous Chakwera of Malawi Congress Party and President Joyce Banda. The better reported results for UDF Presidential candidate Mr. Atupele Muluzi in Balaka, Machinga and Mangochi has halted Professor Mutharika from claiming outright victory of the polls. He however continues to appear to be a strong contender, alongside Reverend Chakwera whose base Lilongwe has given him overwhelming support. Results from Mulanje, Blantyre, Lilongwe and Chikwawa are now critical to guaranteeing ones occupation of the State House. 40 Centres are voting today with an estimated voting population of 200,000. Due to late flows of information, it is not safe to declare anybody with a safe lead, as the results keep swinging.