The Peoples Party (PP) is one of the major political parties in Malawi. It is an offshoot of the Democratic Progressive Party. It was founded in 2011 by Joyce Banda who was at the time vice president of the Republic of Malawi, after some disagreements with the then president, late Dr. Bingu wa Mutharika and being unceremoniously kicked out of her former party the Democratic Progressive Party. Joyce Banda and PP came into power in 2012 after the death of former president, Dr. Bingu wa Mutharika and operates under the slogan: Unity, Equity and Development.
A Malawi where her citizens are free from the ravages of poverty, live a dignified life and exude a sense of pride in themselves and their country.
To transform the lives of all Malawians through economic growth, wealth creation and political empowerment.