Malawians await ruling on contested presidential poll

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Investigation challenges credibility of the May elections, which saw incumbent President Mutharika secure a second term.

Presidential election results have never been challenged in court since Malawi’s independence from Britain in 1964

Over the past four months, voters in Malawi have eagerly followed live broadcasts of witnesses presenting evidence to judges of alleged rigging in an election narrowly won by President Peter Mutharika.

For the first time in the southeast African nation’s history, the court proceedings were aired on private radio stations.

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