UK, US pledge to support Pres. Banda

On her first official day of duty, President Joyce Banda has announced that she has been speaking to donor partners who have promised her support...

Obama cancels trip to Asia amidst crisis, JB extends days in...

The US shutdown has forced President Barack Obama to cancel his trip to Asia so as to find a solution to the crisis. According to...

MHC Evicts Member of Parliament for Failing to Settle Rentals

An Independent member of parliament in the august house representing Mzimba South East Constituency has been evicted from his area 18 house for failure...

President Joyce Banda’s Big Burden

Joyce Banda, Malawi’s new president, faces many economic and security challenges as poverty ravages the country and loyalists of the late Bingu wa...

FIRST LADY EXPRESSES GRATITUDE TO CHINA OVER ITS SUPPORT TO MALAWI

Malawi`s first lady Getrude Muntharika has expressed gratitude to the  government of china over its support to Malawi government. Speaking in Lilongwe at Bingu International...

Phoya angers MCP over Gule Wamkulu remarks

Remarks by Minister of Lands and Housing that MCP does not feel comfortable with new members who did not go through the gule...

A MANGOCHI WOMAN SENTENCED FOUR YEARS FOR DUMPING A YEAR OLD...

A 21-year-old Mother, Enet Chirwa, has been sentenced to 4 years in prison with hard labour for dumping a 1 year old child at...

TRADITIONAL LEADERS COMMEND GOVT FOR BANNING LIQUOR SACHETS

Some Northern Traditional Leaders in Mzimba commended government for banning selling and distribution of liquor sachets commonly known as ‘BlackBerry”. According to one concerned Group...

INMATES OVERCROWDING MZUZU PRISON

Mzuzu Prison has started feeling the impact of the ongoing judiciary support staff strike to push government to increase their salaries as the number...

PARLIAMENT TO REVIEW MARRIAGE AGE BILL FROM 13 TO 18 YEARS

Minister of Gender, Children, Social Welfare and Disabilities, Patricia Kaliati speaking to journalists last week Thursday at Kanongola Primary School in the area of...

TREASURY: GOVERNMENT OVERSPENDING

Secretary to the Treasury Newby Kumwembe has accused Parliament of failing to lead by example by overspending beyond its budgetary allocations. Speaking in an interview...

MALAWI GOVT LICENSES 3 FOREIGN COMPANIES TO BUY TOBACCO THIS YEAR

Malawi government in its recent developments to restore the economy has now licensed three foreign companies that will buy tobacco this year. Confirming the development...

Malawi Police never questioned woman in whose presence Mutharika collapsed

The Malawi Police Service disclosed that they failed to question a woman who was with the late President Bingu wa Mutharika when he...

Govt to decide on hosting the African Union (AU) Summit

Government will today make an official announcement on whether or not it will host the African Union (AU) Summit, Information and Civic Education...

Malawi okays NGOs parallel vote tallying centre

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has accepted the proposals from NGOs to establish their own tallying centre during the 2014 tripartite elections to avoid...

PARLIAMENT RESUME SITTING ON 1 SEPTEMBER

Speaker of parliament Mr Richard Msowoya has announced that the budget meeting of parliament will start on Monday, September 1, in Lilongwe and that...

“I haven’t resigned from the police, I am just sick,” says...

Police inspector general, Loti Dzonzi, who allegations went flying that he had resigned from the police service for some undisclosed reasons if not for...

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE STUDENTS SUSPENDED OVER FRIDAYS DEMONSTRATIONS

College of Medicine (CoM) has announced that it has suspended all students over their recent demos demanding government to pay their upkeep allowances before...