Kikwete favours diplomacy on Lake Nyasa border dispute

President Jakaya Kikwete said diplomatic negotiations over the border dispute between Tanzania and Malawi were still in progress and reiterated his stand...

Water flows again in Lilongwe

Residents of Lilongwe, Malawi’s capital can now breathe a sigh of relief after government intervened to end a strike by employees at the...

Parliament under corruption probe over K200 million furniture deals

The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has said investigations into the National Assembly over the procurement of the K200 million furniture for the new Parliament...

Malawi Govt should have clear policy on salaries

The refusal by President Joyce Banda to increase salaries of members of Parliament by 137 percent as proposed by the Parliamentary Service Commission...

Malawi’s President Banda raises hope, expectation: Blair

Former British prime minister Tony Blair declared that new President Joyce Banda has brought "hope and expectation" to Malawi, during his visit to...

Chasowa probe report out in two weeks

The much awaited report into the death of Robert Chasowa, the Polytechnic student who was murdered in mysterious circumstances is in its final...

Scandal hits Malawi’s Health Ministry, Mulli brothers in the mix

The extent to which Mulli Brothers corruptly infiltrated the government tender award process continues to unravel after the death of Bingu wa Mutharika,...

Tony Blair arrives in Malawi meets Joyce Banda

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair arrived in Malawi on Thursday at around 19:35 local time through Chileka Intertnational Airport. Blair was met on...

MRA admits ‘nepotism’ error in firing staff

The beleaguered Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has admitted a 2010 August restructuring that led to 215 employees losing their jobs was not done...

High Court to set date for Soche East murder case hearing

The High Court in Blantyre is expected to set a date when two men suspected of murdering banker Richard Nsamala will appear before...

Police bust R4 million car smuggling racket

Police at Beitbridge have smashed a well-orchestrated car smuggling syndicate involving Malawians and recovered five top of the range vehicles worth R4 million....

JB asks traditional leaders, communities to join fight against crime

State President of the Republic of Malawi Mrs. Joyce Banda has said that there was a great need for traditional leaders and the...

No water in Lilongwe as water staff shun minister

Staff for Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) in Malawi's capital city on Wednesday refused to meet Labour Minister Eunice Makangala who had driven to...

DAPP to enforce construction of 3200 pit latrines in Chikhwawa district

NGO Development Aid from People to People, DAPP, plans to move people to construct 3200 pit latrines in three traditional authority areas in...

Mkandawire, Chavula win DPP primaries in Mzimba by-elections

Supporters of the former ruling Democratic Progressive Party have chosen their torch bearers in the Mzimba Central and Mzimba South by-elections slated for...

Mzimba Central by-elections aspirant dumps PP, to stand as an independent...

Growing rivalry between candidates aspiring to represent the ruling people’s party in Mzimba Central Constituency by-elections has forced one of the aspirants Mr....

Analyst cautions PP on electing new comers

A local political analyst says the ruling People’s Party-PP should carefully handle the issue of newcomers dominating in major positions at the party’s...

Al-Qaeda plots attacks on African countries

As the country struggles to curb the violent activities of the Islamic fundamentalist sect, Boko Haram, international intelligence agencies have uncovered plans by...