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...

CHIMU BACK IN THE COUNTRY

The Vice President of the Republic of Malawi. Hon. Everton Hebert Chimulilenji has arrived in the country from Mozambique where he attended the US-...

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...