Cama lines up another demo

Consumers Association of Malawi (Cama) has called on consumers in the country to participate in the activities the body has lined up including protests...

Pupils marched on their own – says TUM

Teachers Union of Malawi (Tum) president Chauluka Muake has denied allegations that teachers were involved in organising pupils to take to the street during...

CAMA boss Kapito backtracks on vigil

Consumer rights activists have reversed their earlier plans of holding a vigil at the statehouse after the lapse of a 21-day ultimatum they gave...

Kunkuyu to sue Zingwangwa/ Saint Pius Head Teachers Union for inciting...

Minister of Information Moses Kalongashaba Kunkuyu has threatened the Head of Departments of Zingwangwa and Saint Pius schools for inciting pupils to start...

Govt claims its cannot afford what civil servants are asking

Malawi’s Finance Minister Ken Lipenga says government can ill afford a salary increase for civil servants as meeting their current demands would see the...

Kenya Airways cancels flights to Malawi

Kenya Airways has cancelled flights to and from Lilongwe, Malawi indefinitely after striking state workers shut down the main airport. KQ said it is monitoring...

Strike in Malawi grows

Public workers in Malawi, on strike demanding a 67 percent pay hike, have threatened to close the country's airports. The government says it doesn't...

Civil Servants in Mzuzu chant Anti-Joyce Banda songs as they protest...

Malawi civil servants in Mzuzu braved a chilly morning on Wednesday and expressed their frustration on the appalling working conditions and meager perks they...

Strike closes Malawi airport, pressure builds on govt

Striking state workers in Malawi on Wednesday closed the main international airport in the capital Lilongwe over demands for better pay, piling pressure on...

Malawi Public Primary school pupils disrupt classes at Joyce Banda foundation

Joyce Banda Foundation schools in Chimwankhunda, Blantyre are under siege from pupils and students from adjoining schools, angry that Joyce Banda is failing to...

Students to hold mass demonstrations on 2nd March

March 2, 2013 has been set as the day when all tertiary students in Malawi will demonstrate against the government of Malawi to respect...

Malawi govt rejects Consumers Association January 17 petition demands

Malawi Government has rejected most of the demands which Consumers Association of Malawi (Cama) presented to it during demonstrations held in the country's major...

Nurses to join civil servants strike

Nurses working in public hospitals have given Malawi government a 14-day ultimatum from last Tuesday to address their outstanding salary issue or they will...

“Why Have Paladin in Malawi?” asks the man behind plans for...

At the beginning of February, Wavisanga Silungwe, the chairperson of “Karonga Business Community”, announced that he had resumed plans to demonstrate against Paladin Africa...

CAMA to announce next move once deadline elapses

Consumers Association of Malawi –CAMA – has said it will announce its next step once the 21 day ultimatum it gave government to address...

Human Rights Commission hails peaceful protests

Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC) has commended the police, the government and demonstrators for ensuring that the January 17 anti-government protests over the rising...

Govt will ‘try’ respond to demo petition, says Kunkuyu

Government will try to respond to issues raised in a seven point petition presented by organizers of protests on Thursday, Minister of information and...

Consumers in Malawi make history, peaceful protests despite govt propaganda

As the sun set and the day closed on Thursday, it marked one of the memorable chapters of modern Malawi history—a successful and peaceful...