42 Women Made it to Parliament, Increased with 31%

By Flora Mitumba At least 42 women have made it into parliament, an increase of 10 from the 2014 elections.

No public holiday on polling day – Malawi Govt

Malawi Government through the Chief Secretary says there will be no public holiday on polling day, May 21 but registered voters will...

National Security Agencies Ready to Ensure Peace during Polls

Security enforcement agencies in the country are geared up to ensuring national peace as citizens go to the polls on Tuesday, next week.

APM Promises Interns Full-Time Employment

President Arthur Peter Mutharika has directed that interns currently under the paying internship program should be offered full-time employment to fill...

Govt acquires 17 hectares of lakeshore land for public use

By Daniel Namwini Government says it has acquired 17 hectares of land along the shores of Lake Malawi for...

Malawi power interconnection to Mozambique due 2022

Malawi is to start patter power from Mozambique in 2022 through the power interconnection project and the move is expected to help solve energy...

Unemployed Nurses to Hold Demonstrations

Qualified nurses who are not yet employed in the country are today likely to hold countrywide demonstrations to force the government to employ them....

MCM Fires Medical Officers

MMedical Council of Malawi (MCM) has disqualified and suspended four clinical officers over alleged unprofessional conduct. The council has also...

Govt Hails Pop Francis, Partners for Donations to Floods Victims

Minister of Information and Communications Technology Henry Mussa has said government is gratified with head of the influential Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis, partners and...

Parliament demands action on attacks on persons with albinism

A joint parliamentary committee has called for holistic funding to all agencies dealing with abductions and killings of persons with albinism in the country. Chairperson...

Govt Supports families affected by floods and heavy rains

Government has reiterated its commitment to supporting families affected by floods and heavy rains that fell continuously in central and southern Malawi. The assurance was...

Govt cautions against ghost beneficiaries in housing subsidy

The ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development has cautioned officials involved in the Decent and Affordable Housing Subsidy Programme (DAHSP) against incorporating ghost...

Malawi Parliament Meets In March

Speaker of national assembly has said parliament will meet in March, 2019. Richard Msowoya says the fifth meeting of National assembly in the 47th session...

Five People With Albinism Attacked this year

Minister of information and communications technology has expressed sadness on the continued attacks of people with albinism in the country. Henry Mussa has said this...

Government Urges Radio Stations To Work Professionally

As Malawi commemorates world radio day, government has urged radio stations to do their work professionally. Speaking to journalists in Lilongwe Minister of Information and...

MEC Meets Parliament On Elections

The Malawi Electoral Commission has assured Parliament that everything will go as planned in the fourthcoming general elections in order to satisfy the public. MEC...

Germany Ready to Donate 58 million euro for development programmes

Malawi is set to receive 58 million euro (about K48 billion) from the Germany Government for development programmes. The Malawian government has welcomed this gesture...

Medicinal Cannabis Cultivation Bill motion adopted

LILONGWE - Malawi is on the move to legalise cultivation of medicinal cannabis after Parliament on Thursday, adopted motion to draft the Cannabis Cultivation...