PAC TO CONFIRM KANYAMA AS IG NEXT WEEK

The newly appointed Inspector General (IG) of the Malawi Police Service, Paul Kanyama will have to wait till next week Wednesday for parliament to...

PENSION BILL PASSED

The National Assembly has passed the pension amendment bill that seeks to address concerns by the public over the Pensions Act. The bill seeks to...

MK 737B OUT 743B OF THE 2014/2015 NATIONAL BUDGET NOW APPROVED

The National Assembly on Monday passed the 2014/15 national budget with amendments to some votes. The 737billion kwacha budget has now been approved and adopted...

LATEST ON NATIONAL BUDGET: HOUSE APPROVES 15 VOTES AND DEFERRED 10

The Malawi government is optimistic of making progress on some ministerial allocations which have been deferred after facing technical hitches in the on-going budget...

K 91.3B PASSED BY COMMITTEE OF SUPPLY IN THE CURRENT 2014/2015...

The Malawi National Assembly has during the first day of the Committee of Supply session on Wednesday passed K91.365 billion from the current 2014/15...

2014/2015 NATIONAL BUDGET DEBATE TO ENTER INTO THE COMMITTEE OF SUPPLY...

Debate in the 2014/15 National Budget, currently under way at New Parliament Building in Lilongwe, will go into the Committee of Supply sessions on...

CASHGATE ONE OF THE MAJOR ISSUES DISCUSSED IN PARLIAMENT

Members of parliament last Wednesday commenced their debate meetings on the National Budget with most of them getting vocal on the issue of the...

MCP’S PRESIDENT RESPONDS TO THE 2014/2015 BUDGET STATEMENT

Preamble Mr. Speaker, Sir, the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) would like to extend profound thanks to you for giving us an opportunity to respond to...

PARLIAMENT TO RESUME 2014/2015 BUDGET DEBATE MEETINGS TOMORROW

Malawi's National Assembly, will resume tomorrow 10th September, after it was adjourned by National Speaker of Assembly Richard Msowoya, to allow the Parliamentary Committee...

PARLIAMENT ADJOURNED TO SEPTEMBER 10

National Speaker of Assembly Richard Msowoya, has adjourned Parliament to resume on Wednesday, 10 September 2014 to allow the Parliamentary Committee on Finance to...

MCP CAUTIONS GOVT ON ZERO-AID BUDGET

Opposition Malawi Congress Party on Monday urged the government to be cautious in the implementation of the zero-aid budget it as devised to use. At...

PARLIAMENT BUSINESS COMMITEE MEETS TODAY

The National Assembly Speaker, Richard Msowoya yesterday said that the business committee of parliament meets today to discuss and agree practical business to be...

GOVT PLANS TO AMEND PENSION ACT

The government says it’s decided discuss on amending the Pension Act when it meets for the Budget Meeting of Parliament which will commence from...

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...

LAWYER CHRISTOPHER NAMED AS DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE OF DIRECTORATE OF...

Malawi parliament yesterday announced the hiring of lawyer Christopher Tukula as Director of the Office of Directorate of Public Assets Declaration. The development comes following...

PARLIAMENT WISHES TO OWN IT’S OWN RADIO STATION

Parliament Officials have released a statement which states that government is currently searching for funding for the establishment of a parliamentary radio station that...

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...

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...