Judgment under review for the acquitted rapist

A Dowa Magistrate court recently acquitted Seleman Jonathan, a 50 year old Rwandan asylum seeker at Dzaleka refugee camp, after he defiled a 10...

Family to sue over Chasowa report

The family of a police officer who died in 2006, but was named in the Chasowa Commission of Inquiry report as having played a...

Director of Public Prosecutions starts working on July 20 files

The office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has started working on the files on July 20, 2011 demonstrations. This follows the completion of...

Man rapes woman in public in Blantyre

With the recent escalation of crime in the country, it would make sense to hear of a daylight armed robbery but not rape. But...

What is Joyce Banda upto? Giving fertiliser to CCAP clerics?

President Joyce Banda’s donation of fertiliser to three Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP) synods of Blantyre, Nkhoma and Livingstonia has drawn fire from...

Poly student sentenced to 2 years and 6 months in jail...

A 22-year old student of the University of Malawi’s Polytechnic has been sentenced to two years and six months in jail for theft. Henry Banda...

Joyce Banda pardons 279 prisoners

Malawi President Joyce Banda has pardoned 279 prisoners as part of celebrations marking Christmas and the New Year. The pardoned prisoners are those who have...

Christmas & year-end reflection: Corruption is rampant in Malawi, sayeth a...

Reverend Levi Nyondo, the General Secretary of the Livingstonia Synod of the Church of Central Africa Presbytery (CCAP) is one of the many Malawian...

Dancer Atoti Too Short severely assaulted at a show in Ndirande,...

Renowned dancer Sam Mphande, known in the entertainment cycles as 'Atoti Too Short', was on Saturday assaulted by two security personnel at a musical...

Wife kills husband over Xmas clothes

A 28 year old woman Ruth Zalimu in Chikhwawa is in police Custody for allegedly killing her husband Geoffery Zalimu after he failed to...

Goodall Gondwe’s cabinet appointment: Another set of immunity from prosecution on...

With Goodall Gondwe now sympathetic to the administration and a member of the cabinet, he has automatically acquired another set of immunity from prosecution...

Police arrests 2 in Mponela for being found with fake bank...

Police at Mponela in Dowa, Central Malawi, have arrested two men for allegedly being found in possession of fake K 500 bank notes, amounting...

JB making use of her 2 year term as advised by...

President Joyce Banda was told by her spiritual guru, T.B Joshua soon after coming into the presidency that she would be president for only...

MSB bank demands K3.3bn from Mulli Brothers

Malawi Savings Bank (MSB) has dragged Mulli Brothers Limited to court where they are demanding K3.3 billion for a MK3.2 billion overdraft that the...

Malawi banks caught in forex syndicate

Syndicates of illegal forex dealers are issuing receipts and stamps of known banking brands to their ‘clients’ to legitimise their dirty business, a Weekend...

Armed robbers attack Chipiku in BT

A gang of thugs attacked Chipiku Store at Ginnery Corner in Blantyre at 7pm last evening, making away with an undisclosed sum of kwachas...

Court quashes Katopola injunction

The High Court in Lilongwe last Friday threw out an injunction sought by embattled Clerk of Parliament Matilda Katopola, which was aimed at...

Muluzi’s corruption case to continue in 2013

The hearing of a corruption case involving former Malawi head of state Bakili Muluzi, will continue next year, as his lawyers have been...