Masozi Chanthunya extradition appeal denied

A court in South Africa has thrown out an appeal by businessman and murder suspect Masozi Chanthunya against his extradition to Malawi. Attorney General...

Phwezi Boys student sentenced to years for gay raping another student

Rumphi First Grade Magistrate Sophie Chimaliro on Friday sentenced a 21-year-old Phwezi Boys Private Secondary School student to six years imprisonment with hard labour...

Mob Justice for LL suspected Thieves

LILONGWE: Some Mitundu residents in Malawi’s capital Lilongwe have set ablaze two vehicles and destroyed houses and shops of suspected robbers in the area. A...

4 mortuary workers in custody for being found in possession of...

Lilongwe Police are keeping in custody 4 Mortuary Workers of Kamuzu Central Hospital for allegedly being found in possession of male private parts they...

GRACE CHINGA DANGLES MK10, 000 CASH PRIZES FOR SNITCHING

Grace Chinga has said she will give MK10, 000 each to ten people who will give her names of administrators of these facebook pages 1....

Child marriage cases high in the Northern region of Malawi

Study by Malawi Human Rights Commission revealed that many girls, especially in northern Malawi, get married immediately after attaining the age of puberty which...

Big Issue Malawi editor arrested by police, out on court bail

A forged letter of resignation from Malawi president Joyce Banda has led police to question Dave Namusunya who has since been given bail by...

Joyce Banda responsible for disappearance of Chief Bvumbwe

A so called God fearing woman known in official circles as Joyce Hilda Mtila Banda, the accidental President of the most unfortunate Republic of...

JB resignation letter ‘suspect’ arrested

Blantyre Police have arrested Davie Namusanya who is allegedly suspected to have authored President Joyce Banda's resignation letter. While police in Blantyre and Lilongwe confirmed...

Herbalists sentenced 8 years for raping woman

A herbalist in the northern region district of Mzimba has been sentenced to 8 years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for raping a 19...

Police arrest six illegal immigrants from Ethiopia in Karonga

Six illegal immigrants from Ethiopia are under police custody in Malawi’s northern border district of Karonga following their arrest on Friday. The arrest comes few...

Two Malawian men jailed for hacking old woman over witchcraft

Two Malawian men will the next eight years languish in jail after a court convicted them for hacking their 67-year-old grandmother’s left leg. The two,...

Tonnes of sugar from Malawi impounded in Tanzania

Tanzanian government has impounded 28.5 tonnes of sugar that was brought into the country illegally from Malawi last year, the Deputy Minister for Agriculture,...

Rethinking politically fuelled corruption in Malawi

Not long ago one politician made headlines by claiming we are all corrupt in this country. Sadly, he ended up getting convicted on similar...

Police arrests 5 people for possessing medical supplies

Three vendors and two medical workers have been arrested in Lilongwe after they were found in possession of large quantities of medical supplies. Three vendors...

Airtel Malawi’s sales-men stage robbery, arrested

Two salesmen of a local Airtel Malawi distributor and another are in police custody in Salima district for allegedly stealing K3 million belonging to...

Son, 22, accused of killing his mother over money jailed

Police in Malawi’s southern district of Blantyre have arrested a 22- year-old man over the death of his biological mother who was a civilian...

Suspect beaten to death by angry mob in Nkhotakota

Ronald Mndefu, 24, was on Saturday, April 13, 2013 beaten to death by angry mob when he was caught red-handed stealing diesel from a...