Prison authorities reject DPP’s assistance to Maula Prison

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters had a rude awakening this afternoon in the Capital Lilongwe when prison authorities at Maula prison sent them back...

JB visits Lightning struck church

President Joyce Banda this afternoon paid a visit to the Area 36 Seventh-Day Adventist church that was struck by a lightning on Saturday killing...

“I am back because of the Lightning tragedy,” says President Banda.

President Dr. Joyce Banda who has arrived back in the country today says she has had to cut short her trip in Nigeria due...

Lightning strikes church, kills 18 in Lilongwe

Area 36 Seventh-Day Adventist Church is under utter shock and grief after a lightning struck the church, claiming 18 lives in the process. Reports indicate...

Four inmates die at Maula Prison due to starvation

The conditions in Malawi prison are deplorable, their meals are unenviable. However, in the midst of all this, another sad event has happened that...

AK 47 inventor dies at 94

The inventor of the Kalashnikov assault rifle, Mikhail Kalashnikov, has died aged 94, Russian officials say. The automatic rifle he designed became one of the...

Kunkuyu’s campaign strategy kills four in Dedza

Barely a week after some residents of Dedza South constituency chased away the current Minister of Tourism, Moses Kunkuyu, from their constituency where he...

“I never compared myself to Mandela,” says Kanye West. (Tweet image)

Rapper Kanye West has denied reports that he compared himself to Nelson Mandela. In a series of tweets, Kanye has explained how he was misquoted...

Breaking: Man slaughters wife in Makhetha

The 16 days of activism against gender based violence is hardly over yet some people are just yet to learn what and when gender...

Two women die while giving birth at Mchinji hospital due to...

The safe motherhood song is suddenly dying under the noise of the 2014 campaign trail in which all efforts of the champion of safe...

President Joyce Banda’s speech at Mandela’s burial in Qunu (Full text)

- Your Excellency Mr. Jacob Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa; - Madam Gracia Machel; - Mama Winnie Madikizela- Mandela - The Mandela Family; - Your Excellencies, Heads...

4,500 expected to attend Mandela’s burial, less than 500 to actually...

Nelson Mandela died last week at age 95. Events leading up to the burial included a memorial service on Tuesday followed by three days of...

60 heads of state to attend Mandela’s memorial service tomorrow as...

Some sixty heads of state from all over the world including the American Barrack Obama and Malawi's Joyce Banda are expected to attend the...

Man Utd’s Moyes kills man ’cause of loss

A fan of Manchester United in Kenya has committed suicide after the team suffered a one-nil defeat in the hands of Newcastle on Saturday...

Mandela’s funeral programme

On Sunday, 8 December, a national day of prayer and reflection will be held across the country to celebrate Mr Mandela's life and legacy ...

Mandela to be buried on Sunday after a three day funeral...

A funeral cortege bearing Nelson Mandela's body will travel through the streets of Pretoria for three days ahead of his burial on Sunday, December...

Macholowe no more

Death is apparently in the air and while it might border on blasphemy to compare the death of Macholowe and that of Mandela, in...

Man attempts suicide after denied sex

A Lilongwe man is in Police custody after surviving a suicide attempt which he made it when his wife denied him sex. The story is...