POLICE TO USE NECESSARY FORCE TO SAFEGUARD PEACE-IG

The Inspector General (IG) of Police Paul Kanyama has issued a fresh warning to criminals terrorising Malawians that the police will use necessary force...

MPs query K20billion agriculture budget

Opposition MPs on Wednesday forced Minister of Finance Ken Lipenga to defer approval of an allocation to the Ministry of Agriculture which would have...

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...

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...

STRIKES INVOLVING STAFF IN PUBLIC SERVICE INSTITUTIONS CRIPPLING ECONOMIC GROWTH

One economic analyst has cautioned government that operations could be crippled leading to slow economic growth if strikes involving staff in public service institutions...

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...

FEDOMA calls for commission of enquiry into albino killings

Federation for Disability Organizations in Malawi (FEDOMA) has called on government to institute a Commission of Enquiry to establish the truth on the killings...

“I’ve stopped fighting JB,” says Seodi the activist.

Gender and human rights activist has today, October 29, taken to Facebook to announce that she has finally quit fighting President Joyce Banda and...

Some MP’s are peculiar

People from different corners of Malawi have expressed concern towards the absenteeism of some Members of Parliament in the National Assembly. Parliament was opened last...

APM APPOINTS NEW SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY

The president Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has fired the Secretary to the Treasury Newby Kumwembe and has appointed Ronald Mangani to take over the position. Mangani has...

GOVT BARRES ALL ACTING CHIEFS FROM RECEIVING HONORARIA AND ATTENDING COUNCIL...

Government through the Ministry of Local government and Rural Development has barred all Traditional Leaders from receiving honoraria and attending council meetings. According to a...

RFA COLLECTS MK 6.4B THROUGH FUEL LEVIES

The Road Fund Administration (RFA) has announced that it has so far managed to collect over MK6.4 billion in fuel levies during the first...

“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...

MW AND ZAMBIA SIGN A PRISONER’S TRANSFER DEAL

Malawi and Zambia have agreed to transfer prisoners between the two countries as one way of promoting security and bilateral relations. Chief Commissioner of the...

MP`S TO VISIT ZAMBIA FOR FURTHER INVESTIGATIONS ON ZAMBIA MAIZE PROCUREMENT

Parliamentary inquiry committee on zambia maize procurement is expected to travel to Zambia to investigate more on how Admarc procured maize. The inquiry that is...

Egypt to Jail Parents Who Give Their Children Western Names

Parents in Egypt will now be sentenced to six months in jail for giving their children ‘Western’ names such as ‘Mark’, ‘Lara’ and ‘Sam’. A...

President Peter Mutharika FULL Interview on BBC Hard Talk –> Watch...

Zeinab Badawi speaks to President Peter Mutharika of Malawi. By some measures Malawi is the world’s poorest country, with a list of problems ranging...