JB shocked with Winnie Mandela’s death

Former President Dr. Joyce Banda has expressed shock over the death of former first lady Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. Mrs Madikizela-Mandela died yesterday afternoon surrounded by her...

Lawyer Seodi White fights ‘widow sex’ tradition in Malawi

Lawyer and human rights activist Seodi White has long been an outspoken campaigner for gender justice in Malawi, a country where half its women...

COBBE BARRACKS SOLDIER SHOT DEAD BY POLICE OFFICER

Tension has risen in the old capital Zomba as a police officer on patrol shot dead a Malawi Defence (MDF) soldier of Cobbe Barracks...

Well-known actor Jacobs Mwase ‘Zakaria’ dead

Death has been announced of a well-known actor Jacobs Mwase popularly known as ‘Zakaria’ in ‘Sewelo la Sabata ino’ aired on State controlled Malawi...

Gay marriage: Malawi should get absolved of old-fashioned laws

At a new AU Summit in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia, UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon brought adult a emanate of homophobia in...

DRAMA LOCKS KATENGEZA’s MK105 MILLION MONEY LAUNDERING CASE

The High Court in Lilongwe on Tuesday was nearly turned to a mourning house as the suspect in the MK105 million money laundering case,...

Kamlepo ask IMF, World Bank to stop funding Malawi over seven...

Rumphi East Member of Parliament Kamlepo Kalua who is also Deputy Chairperson of Public Accounts Committee in parliament Kamlepo Kalua says he is engaging...

MUTHARIKA TO APPOINT NEW MEC COMMISSIONERS’

Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chairperson Maxon Mbendera has asked President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika to act with speed in appointing new commissioners’, saying this...

Mutharika contradicts Kaliati on eat ‘Mice, Grasshoppers’ joke

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has come out of his cocoon to trash media reports that he told Malawians to start eating grasshoppers and...

Yum to Add 100 KFC Outlets in Africa

By DEVON MAYLIE JOHANNESBURG—Yum Brands Inc. plans to expand its KFC fast-food chain into seven more countries across Africa in 2012 and add 100 stores...

Mutharika fires new warning shots at Albino killers

President Arthur Peter Mutharika has once again warned against abductions, killings and exhumations of the remains of people with albinism. He has since ordered...

DPP not ready to fire Chaponda

The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has insisted that former Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development George Chaponda will remain in his position...

Angola bans Islam

A number of news outlets have reported that Angola has "banned" Islam and started to dismantle mosques in a bold effort to stem the...

MAN ARRESTED FOR DUPING FARMERS MK2.8 MILLION IN LL

A-41-year old man is in Police custody in the capital Lilongwe for allegedly obtaining money amounting to over K2.8 million from local farmers by...

Gardener Planting Potatoes Finds a Human Skull… but Wife Reassures him:...

A Russian man found a human skull while planting potatoes only for his wife to reveal it was the remains of her first husband...

PP YOUTH DIRECTOR FINED MK10,000 FOR TRESPASSING

Blantyre Magistrate Court has fined opposition People’s Party (PP) Director of Youth Chapitapansi Lemani MK10, 000 for trespassing on Police premises. Leman was arrested last...

Malawian beaten to death outside pub

Johannesburg - Two men were arrested on Monday for allegedly beating to death a Malawian man outside a pub in Broederstroom in the...