Malawi 2020: A beacon of hope for African opposition parties

Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

This article by GQR Vice President Jonathan Moakes was originally published by the Daily Maverick on June 30, 2020.

In a new op-ed for the Daily Maverick, GQR VP Jonathan Moakes calls on opposition parties across sub-Saharan Africa to sit up and take notice of the Malawi election of last week.

Malawi has set a blueprint for taking on dominant, repressive, corrupt and authoritarian governing parties.

Sub-Saharan Africa faces some key elections in the next few months where the Malawi blueprint could prove effective, most notably in Tanzania and Uganda.

To read the opinion piece, click HERE.