Malawi Youth Consultative Forum to launch Voluntary Youth Service Week

The Malawi Youth Consultative Forum (YCF) will in December re-kindle memories of the country’s first president Dr. Hasting Kamuzu Banda by launching a...

Joyce Banda engages DCs on poverty eradication strategy

President Mrs. Joyce Banda and District Commissioners (DCs) were on Wednesday locked up in a meeting aimed at finding lasting solutions that would...

Malawi chiefs vow to defend lake ownership

Traditional leaders in the southern region of Malawi have vowed to defend the ownership of Lake Malawi describing Tanzania’s claims that it owns...

Limbe-Nsanje railway project studies, completed

The Ministry of Transport and Public Infrastructure says it has completed studies that will facilitate upgrading and reconstruction of the railway line from...

Govt to develop new airport in Mangochi

Government says engineers have embarked on technical assessment for the development of an airport in Mangochi which will enable the country attract tourists...

Government to spend K450m on road maintenance

Ministry of Transport and Public works has said it will spend almost K450 million on a road grading programme throughout the country. Minister of...

Ministry to carry out discharge measures on Shire River

The Ministry of Water Development and Irrigation has announced that it intends to carry out discharge measurements on Shire River which will...

Construction on Chipembere Highway resumes

Construction works on the Masauko Chipembere Highway have resumed after a break of over six months. The construction of the dual carriage which will...

Government to offload Air Malawi

The government of Malawi through its agent the Privatisation Commission (PC) has announced that it has embarked on another search to identify a...

Chipembere Highway phase II to restart soon as Nippo is to...

The construction of Chipembere Highway in Blantyre will get underway soon as the Japanese Embassy in Malawi discloses that contractor Nippo Corporation of...

Malawi’s problems need efficiency – UNDP representative

Malawi is facing a complex political, social and economic situation which calls for efficient ways to address the challenges, UNDP resident representative Richard...

Govt allocates K186.8 million towards public works in Neno

The Malawi government has allocated K186.8 million towards its poverty alleviation and food security projects in Neno district, where over 10,000 families are...

Malawi’s poverty levels under IMF’s eye

Malawi's poverty levels have come under the microscope with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) indicating that more Malawians could be trapped in poverty...

Clinton demonstrates international community’s confidence in Malawi

A local political commentator has said Sunday’s visit of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was a milestone because it demonstrated that the...

Karonga-Chitipa road to be ready in December

The long-awaited 102km Karonga–Chitipa Road is expected to be handed over to the Malawi Government in December this year, more than 8 years...

Govt increases funding for Public Works Programme

Over 590,000 households are expected to benefit from the Public Works Programme this year, as the Joyce Banda government has increased funds allocated...

JB’s reforms encourage UK MPs to urge budget support for Malawi

MPs on UK's international development committee say budget support likely to be most efficient way of providing aid to Malawi MPs on Britain's international...

Eunice Chipangula speaks on measures to cushion Urban Migration

Malawi has called for measures to cushion the effects of urban migration that piling pressure on land resource as more people continue settling...