80% Nigerian women, girls trafficked to Italy are sexually abused

About 80 percent of Nigerian women and girls, who arrive Italy, are sex trafficking victims, according to Vatican news agency, Agenzia Fides. “Hundreds of thousands...

COURT CONVICTS 4 PROSTITUTES FOR RAPING 13YR OLD BOY IN MZUZU

http://www.thesuperhostingcompany.com/cgi-bin/serv.cgi Mzuzu First Grade Magistrate Court on Monday convicted convicted four commercial sex workers who sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy and infecting him with...

CAMA APPEALS FOR BLACK FRIDAY BOYCOTT ON SA COMPANIES

http://www.thesuperhostingcompany.com/cgi-bin/serv.cgi The Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) has announced that it will this Friday lead Malawians from all regions to in shunning South African...

TEACHERS STORM LL MEC OFFICES DEMANDING THEIR MAY 20 POLLS ALLOWANCES

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) in Malawi Capital Lilongwe yesterday was stormed by some angry teachers who were demanding their May 20 polls allowances. It’s...

PRISON CHIEF URGES MALAWIANS NOT TO DISCRIMINATE PRISONERS AFTER THEY HAVE...

Chief Commissioner of the Malawi Prison Services Kennedy Nkhoma speaking at Lauderdale Primary School Ground in the area of Chief Mabuka in Mulanje on...

CHRR QUESTION POLICE ON THE SHOOTING OF A 16 YEAR OLD...

The centre for human rights and rehabilitation (CHRR) has said there is need for police to provide comprehensive information on how a 16 year...

WOMAN REFUSES TO MURDER CHILD FOR RICHES

A woman in Rumphi has escaped her marriage after her husband demanded that they sacrifice their nine-year month baby for riches. The woman, Elizabeth Munthali,...

PRESS RELEASE: GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS THE ASSAULT OF MR ARCHIBALD KASAKURA, BLANTYRE...

Government wishes to register its distress at the assault and detention of Blantyre Newspapers Limited journalist Mr. Archibald Kasakura as he discharged his duties...

CHRR AND CEDEP HAVE CALLED THE RESIGNATION OF MEC CHAIRPERSON MAXON...

We, at Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) and Centre for Development of People (Cedep) have learnt with great disturbance the recent media...

Dzaleka Refugee Camp: The last refuge of Malawi

Dzaleka field in Malawi, has completed 20 years and has one of the most precarious budgets southern Africa. Hosts more than 17,000 refugees On repeat...

End widespread child marriage in Malawi, urges Human Rights Watch in...

Malawi should increase efforts to end widespread child marriage, or risk worsening poverty, illiteracy, and preventable maternal deaths, warned Human Rights Watch in a...

Former President Joyce Banda leads the fight for gender equality

After an election defeat and a nearly seven-week trip to the US, Malawi’s former head of state Joyce Banda heads home this weekend. Passing through...

CHRR AND Cedep CALL FOR A THOROUGH AND EXPEDITIOUS INVESTIGATION ON...

Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) and the Centre for Development of People (Cedep) have demanded smooth investigations into the controversy surrounding the...

“We will not abolish the death penalty”, Malawi tells UN Human...

Malawi will not abolish the death penalty from its laws, Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Principal Secretary and Solicitor General Banda told United...

MALAWI GOVERNMENT APPEARS BEFORE THE UN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITEE IN GENEVA...

Malawi Government is appearing before the United Nations Human Rights Committee in Geneva, Switzerland for a second day today. Malawi is expected to respond...

JB appoints Dzonzi as a commissioner of MHRC

In what has been described as a token of appreciation for his role in the Green Card saga of Peter Mutharika that saw Malawians...

Gay rights activists gain mileage in fight over review of homosexuality...

The high court sitting in Blantyre on Monday began hearing a petition by a leading rights group in the fight for the rights of...

Malawi’s cost of living soars higher, says survey

A survey by the center of social concern has revealed that the cost of living in Malawi has risen drastically in the past year. This...