ANY ALTERED ASSETS DECLARED WILL FACE FINE OR 2YR JAIL TERM

The Office of Director of Public Assets Declaration has fired a warning to all public officers that any altered declared assets is against the...

INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE REACTS TO CSOS CONDEMNATION OF THE SECURITY...

As the Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and some law experts are condemning the security operation which was conducted by the Malawi Police Service (MPS)...

GOVT REBUFFS SHOOT TO KILL POLICY

Malawi government has said it will not re-implement the shoot to kill policy as it violates people’s right to life. So far the public has...

GOVT AMENDS WORKING HOURS FOR CIVIL SERVANT

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has approved some civil service reforms, among others, working hours for civil servants from 7.30 am to 4.30 pm...

GOVT DEMANDED TO RE-CONSIDER CSTU AND TUM SALARY INCREMENT

Civil Servants Trade Union (CSTU) and Teachers Union of Malawi (TUM) leadership has asked government to consider a reasonable increase in salary. The Trade Unions...

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SPEAKER HAS DISMISSED ALL REPORTS CLAIMING MPS SALARY RAISE

Speaker of National Assembly Richard Msowoya has dismissed reports that Parliament increased salaries of Members of Parliament (MPs) by 100 percent. Recent reports indicate that...

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANISATION (FAO) HAS BACKED THE PRESIDENT OF...

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has said Malawi should continue with the Farm Input Subsidy Program (Fisp). FAO’s sub-regional coordinator for Southern Africa David...

REJECTION ON THE IDEA OF INVOLVING CABINET IN THE REFORMS OF...

The Malawi Electoral Commission (Mec) has rejected the idea of involving the cabinet in the reforms of the country’s electoral laws. Mec Chairperson, Maxon Mbendera,...

GERMANY CONSIDERS TO FOOT FOR IFMS MONITORS

Germany government has maintained its interest to foot the expenses of an expatriate who will be monitoring government payment system –Integrated financial Management system...

CSOs slam government on Cash gate

The Civil Society Community in Malawi has described as disastrous government's continued rhetoric and empty choruses on fighting corruption arguing there is clear shielding...

Malawians petition government to halt oil exploration on Lake Malawi

Some concerned Malawians have gone on a campaign lobbying government to halt the oil exploration on Lake Malawi. The development comes days after a...
Peter Mutharika listening attentively to the Malawi Electoral Commission’s official results

CSOs emerge calling for Mutharika’s head

A grouping of some Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) operating under the banner of Forum for National Development (FOND) this morning surrendered a petition to...

Woman kills husband by pulling on his private parts

Here is another coin to the gender based violence: Just a day after we carried a report of a man who has hacked to death...

Civil servants have again been given a long holiday this festive...

Malawi’s 170, 000 civil servants have again been given a long holiday this festive season starting from December 16,2013 to January 3,2014, They will...

Lawyer to institute private prosecutions for ‘sacred cows’ in Cashgate scandal

A South African based Malawian lawyer, Danwood Mzikenge Chirwa, has indicated that he is going to lead a team of people that will seek...

UDF breaks record: Introduces a policy conference

The opposition United Democratic Front (UDF) has set the pace for other parties to follow on the issues of policy by initiating the policy...

“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...

Civil servants have accused President Joyce Banda and Vice-President Khumbo Kachali...

Civil servants have accused President Joyce Banda and Vice-President Khumbo Kachali of making unilateral appointments to top positions in the public service. But Presidential Press...