JB claims proof of attempt on her life

Malawi President Joyce Banda said in an interview with a newspaper Sunday that an attempt was made to kill her in 2010...

Ex-MRA boss Muhara cleared of dirty trickery

The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) Board has cleared its recently fired Commissioner General (CG) Lloyd Muhara and his management team of wrongdoing in...

Lilongwe city CEO, M’mangisa pleads not guilty

Lilongwe Chief Executive Kelvin Mmangisa has pleaded not guilty to two counts when he appeared before the Lilongwe magistrates court in the morning....

Beer shortage hits continues in Malawi

Malawi has been hit with a shortage of Carlsberg beer, a situation which has resulted in traders travelling all the way from Zomba,...

No tenders to companies that messed up – Govt

Companies that messed up previous government tenders have narrow chances of qualifying for fresh ones in the Joyce Banda’s administration which wants efficiency,...

Breaking news! Fuel prices up again!!

Fuel prices are expected to go up effective tomorrow (Friday) morning. the following the changes and adjustments made: Petrol to be sold at K485.60...

Businessman wins Airtel Yabooka Promotion grand prize

By Chancy Namadzunda Blantyre based business man Lamison Chipango became the lucky winner of grand prize Toyota Prado as Airtel Yabooka promotion reached the grand finale...

Clinton Announces Major Malawi Investment at Land O’Lakes-Supported Milk Bulking Group

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced a major expansion of U.S. government investment in Malawi on Sunday, during a visit to...

JB appoints new Malawi Human Rights Commissioners

President Joyce Banda has appointed new commissioners for the Malawi Human Rights Commission MHRC, three months after the expiry of contracts of formers...

Malawians panic over Tanzania’s war threats

Malawians in border districts with Tanzania have expressed fear over reports that Tanzania is ready for war if Lilongwe continues exploring oil on...

MRA recalls fired staff

Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has called back its former employees including the 215 who were controversially fired in July 2010. The aggrieved ex-employees petitioned...

Govt set to roll out social cash transfer to all districts

Owing to the impact the social cash transfer programme has made by improving the social-economic status of its beneficiary households, government will soon...

People’s Party top officials tussle for VP position

President Joyce Banda’s People’s Party is being hit by reports of serious divisions a few weeks before the ruling party’s first ever national...

PP officials accused of hijacking development committees

Using their political muscles, ruling People’s Party die-hards in Mulanje are dissolving existing Village Development Committees replacing them with their own members. The development...

Polytechnic student dies in road accident

A student at the Malawi Polytechnic in Blantyre was killed Monday night after a vehicle hit him along the Masauko Chipembere High Way. Southern...

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...

JB heading the police illegally

President Joyce Banda, just like her predecessors the late Bingu wa Mutharika and Bakili Muluzi, is illegally holding the position of Commander-in-chief of...

Police teargas second-hand clothes vendors in Limbe

Police fired teargas to disperse vendors in Limbe, Blantyre yesterday as they jostled for second hand clothes at Nyenyezi Traders, the only shop...