Malawi runaway inflation soars to 35 percent

Malawi’s year-on-year inflation for December hit 34.6 percent, a 1.3 percentage points increase from the previous month’s 33.3 percent, but 13.7 percentage points higher...

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...

Malawi govt regrets Nation newspapers adverts ban by Mutharika’s DPP regime

Malawi Government on Monday said the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration’s decision to ban public institutions from advertising with Nation Publications Limited (NPL)...

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...

Malawi gives civil servants 21 percent pay rise

Malawi's civil servants will receive an average 21-percent pay increase, the finance minister said Friday in presenting the country's $1-billion (820-million euro) budget. "Wages...

APM TO MEET BAN KI-MOON

President Peter Mutharika  who is in the United States of  America for a 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly,is today expected to...

Malawi’s New Veep assumes office today

Newly appointed Vice President of Malawi Khumbo Kachali has officially assumed office today after he was sworn in Lilongwe. Khumbo Kachali has now been...

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...

Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson- Sirleaf Consoles Malawi

President Ellen Johnson- Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to the Government and People of the Republic of Malawi following the death...

MCP SPOKESPERSON, KABWILA, ACCUSED FOR PARLIAMENT VIOLENCE

Accusations have flown indicating that Malawi Congress Party (MCP) spokesperson, Jessie Kabwila, as the person behind the violence that erupted at the Parliament today...

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...

Goodall retire from retirement

Former Finance Minister in the Bingu wa Mutharika regime who was applauded for a better financial management before the economics went to the dogs...

FORMER LCC CEO, MMANGISA DEMANDING K56M IN ARREARS FROM THE COUNCIL

Former chief executive officer for the Lilongwe City Council, Kelvin Mmangisa is claiming a staggering  K56 million from the cash-strapped Lilongwe City Council in...

Forensinc Report on Tuesday.

The Auditor General Stephenson Kamphasa on Tuesday 18 February 2014  will officially submit the Forensic Audit Report to Parliament through the Minister of Finance. This...

MALAWI’S K210BN PROVISIONAL BUDGET YET TO BE APPROVED

The Malawi government wants Parliament to approve K210 billion as a provisional budget for carrying out its business up to October 2014. Minister of Finance,...

White workers in South Africa protest against discrimination by black-only share...

The whites who work for petrochemicals firm Sasol, are protesting against discrimination over a share scheme offered exclusively to black staff, and said they...

APM FIRES SAMUTE AND REPLACES HIM WITH MKONDIWA AS CHIEF SECRETARY...

President Arthur Peter Mutharika has appointed Mr. George Mkondiwa to replace Willie Samute as Chief Secretary to the Government. Mr Mkondiwa who has also served...

MULUZI’S EX TAKES OATH OF OFFICE

Former President Bakili Muluzi's ex-wife, Patricia Shanil was among the group of Parliamentarians that were sworn in today at the New Parliament Building in...