Peter Mutharika, Malawi’s president will appeal a court ruling that overturned last year’s elections on the basis that they were rigged, ZimLive reports.
This was revealed by Mutharika’s spokesperson who described the ruling as:
..a serious miscarriage of justice and an attack on the foundations of the country’s democracy.
Mutharika did not reveal when he will file the appeal. Meanwhile, opposition leader addressing a group of supporters in Malawi’s capital said:
It is democracy that has won. It is Malawi that has won. It is Africa that has won. And now justice has been served