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...

Africa`s Business Tycoon Shows Interest to Establish Fertilizer Manufacturing Company in...

New Nigerian High Commissioner Designate retired Brigadier General Stanly Diriyai has revealed that a Nigerian successful businessman named Aliko Dangote is interested to establish...

DCs petition Banda, accuse bosses of nepotism

Sixteen district commissioners (DCs) have petitioned Malawi President Joyce Banda, complaining about nepotism and abuse at the Ministry of Local Government. The DCs are...

PAC summons RBM governor over Cashgate scandal

The Public Accounts Committee of Parliament (PAC) has summoned the Reserve Bank of Malawi governor, Charles Chuka, over the leaking at the Capitol hill...

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 should be cautious when firing top officers

The rate at which heads of government organs are being fired should be of concern to many Malawians. Of late the country has seen...

Minister in Hot Soup for Wearing a DPP Party Cloth at...

Civil Society Organizations in the country have criticized Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and social welfare, Jean Kalirani for wearing DPP colours while in...

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...

LAKE MALAWI ‘NOT NEGOTIABLE’ SAYS MUTHARIKA

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has once again cried out to the public stating that the Lake Malawi boarder dispute with Tanzania is not...

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...

New UK High Commissioner Learns Chichewa After A Month In The...

As the saying goes "when you are in Rome do what the Romans do" that is exactly what the new British High Commissioner to...

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...

MP PROPOSES FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SYSTEM

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Member of Parliament for Dedza North West, Alekeni Wodala Menyani, yesterday proposed that Parliament should discuss the issue of having...

PRESS RELEASE: GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS THE ASSAULT OF MR ARCHIBALD KASAKURA, BLANTYRE...

Government wishes to register its distress at the assault and detention of Blantyre Newspapers Limited journalist Mr. Archibald Kasakura as he discharged his duties...

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...

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...

GOVERNMENT UPBEAT OF 6.1 ECONOMIC GROWTH FOR 2014

Government is optimistic of achieving 6% economic growth by December -despite the recent Uranium mining suspension at Kayerekera. Minister of finance Maxwell Mkwezalamba said last...

GOVT LAUNCHES BLINDING TRACHOMA ELIMINATION INITIATIVE

Government has launched a five-year initiative to eliminate blinding trachoma, across the country by early 2019. According to Official Malawi Government Online facebook page the...