GOVERNMENT TO REPATRIATE REFUGEES

Government is planning to repatriate refugees who came to Malawi after being displaced by wars in their respective countries but there is now peace...

MUTHARIKA PARDONS 88 PRISONERS

President Peter Mutharika has pardoned 88 prisoners across the country as part of Independence Day celebrations. This has been disclosed in a press statement from...

Nsanje Inland Port ‘Maloto a Chumba’

On September 8, during a political rally in Nsanje, President Peter Mutharika told the gathering that his government is in talks with Mozambique over...

Minister warns against mismanagement of Social Cash Transfer funds

Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Mary Navicha, has warned the district council officials against misuse of funds meant for Social Cash...

Malawi civil servants’ salaries to increase by 10 to 15 percent

LILONGWE - Civil servants in the country will have their monthly salaries increased by 10 to 15 percent, this is according to the National...

Malawi Govt Reveals K1.7 Trillion 2019/20 National Budget

Malawi Government have through Finance Minister Joseph Mwanamvekha on Monday presented Malawi's K1.7 trillion 2019/20 budget which he touted as having been prepared with...

No Grace Period for Plastic Manufactures, Distributers, Sellers and Users

Various fines await manufacturers, distributors, sellers and users of thin plastics following the ban effected by the government. The government has announced that there will...

Mutharika appoints new parastatal board

President Peter Mutharika has appointed new board members and reconstituted the board of directors for 26 statutory corporations effective 6th August, 2016, according to...

Youth Activist tips govt on internship programme

Youth rights activist Lucky Mbewe has asked government to rectify challenges encountered in the first phase of the internship programme for the youth if...

Malawi Govt Bans Thin Plastic Bags

Malawi Government through the Environmental Affairs Department is now allowed to implement the thin plastic ban and Plastics appeal has been dismissed. In the picture...

Chief Ngolongoliwa funeral Costs MK13 million

The budget for the funeral of Lhomwe Paramount Chief Ngolongoliwa has hit MK13 million and most government departments contributed to the bill. Mulhakho wa Ahlomwe...

APM congratulates new British Prime Minister Boris

In a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Lilongwe, Mutharika said: “On behalf of the Government and the People...

Afrexim bank signs K1.1 trillion investment MOU with Malawi Govt

Malawi's President Peter Mutharika and African Export-Import (Afrexim) bank president Benedict Oramah have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will see the bank...

Govt Apologises For Purchasing Farm Equipment With Archiac Technology

Government has apologized for purchasing farm equipment with archaic technology using part of the $50,000,000 line of credit from Export-Import Bank of India. A statement...

Ntcheu District Council goes to UTM

United Transformation Movement (UTM) councilor for Gomani Chikuse Ward, Jumbe Kunimba Mambo, has been elected new Ntcheu District Council Chairperson, deputized by fellow UTM...

Parliament passes K511bn provisional budget

The Malawi Parliament has passed a K511,269,522,794  billion kwacha budget that will enable government meet its expenditure needs for the first quarter of its...

Parliament passes resolution on absenteeism

In a bit to deal with absenteeism in the 2019 – 2024 cohort of the National Assembly, the Business Committee of Parliament has passed...

GOVT TO CONSTRUCT 250 HEALTH CENTRES

President Mutharika told the Parliament that in the next five years, The government will construct 250 health centres across the country. The aim of the...