Police Officer gets 16 years for robbery and assault in Malawi

A 31 year old Police Officer who wanted to enrich himself through crooked means at a road block in the Northern Malawi has been...

Malawi’s State House in shady oil deal

Malawi’s State House has dragged the country into a crude oil contract with a Nigerian firm that could be costly for the already troubled...

Brown Mpinganjira, PP officials in maize fraud

Chuzi Group of companies owned by PP's Brown Mpinganjira has been given a contract to supply white maize to Admarc. The quantity is 40,000 metric...

Katopola in the dock again, Govt revives Katopola’s 2007 corruption case

Malawi Government has revived the case involving suspended Clerk of Parliament (CoP) Matilda Katopola who is being accused of corruptly awarding a contract worth...

Malawi police worried with rise in suicide cases

Three people have committed suicide in the Northern Region, a development that has seen deaths due to suicide, drowning and murder rise to 43...

Police arrest Weekend Times impostor

Police in Blantyre have arrested a Weekend Times impostor who was trying to extort money from a Seventh Day Adventist pastor on false allegations. The mastermind of the...

Zimbabwean arrested for being found in possession of 38 bags of...

Malawi Police are keeping in custody a Zimbawean national Collings Jere for being found in possession of 38 bags of Marijuana. Jere was arrested...

Traditional healer gets 8 yrs IHL for causing bodily injury to...

Thyolo Second Grade Magistrate, Lameck Mkwapatira has sentenced a traditional healer to eight years imprisoned with hard labour for grievously wounding two 10-month-old babies...

Chanco guard mutilated, assailants on the run

A Chancellor College guard has been taken to Zomba Central Hospital after he was found in a pool of blood outside Makata Hall around...

Rising crime rate worries Blantyre residents

A rise in criminal activity has prompted security experts to warn residents of Blantyre and surrounding areas to be on alert at all times. This...

Ephraim Chiume could be betraying Malawi

After the cabinet crisis in 1964, Kanyama Chiume fled into Eastern Africa. For a larger part of his time in that part of Africa, he...

Police beaten up in Blantyre’s Mibawa depot

A Police officer, who wanted to impersonate as a traffic police officer on duty has seen his worst today in Blantyre's Mibawa Depot as...

Son kills mother in Blantyre

Police in Blantyre are hunting for Maganizo Mtambo aged 18 from Kameza Village, Traditional Authority Machinjiri in the district on suspicion that he assaulted...

Maize smugglers thrive as desperation deepens

For as little as K100 (28 US cents), some police officers are selling their souls and that of hungry Malawians to the devil. With the...

4 arrested for selling ARVs illegally

Police in Blantyre are keeping in custody four men for illegal selling of Anti-Retroviral drugs. The four were allegedly found in possession of 29 bottles...

Catch the ‘big fish’ in fighting corruption, key donors urge Malawi

Donors operating under Common Approach to Budgetary Support (Cabs) on Wednesday urged the Malawi Government to vigorously pursue corruption cases against 'big fish'. Cabs also...

Malawi loses K5 billion in corruption

Malawi government has lost close to a whopping K5 billion in the last five years due to high-level corrupt practices that involved top government...

Judge issues warning to Bakili Muluzi

High Court Judge Maclean Kamwambe has issued a stern warning to former president Bakili Muluzi and his lawyers that he would be forced to...