Private sector gears to spur Malawi’s ICT industry

With a less vibrant private sector, the government is the single largest and most attractive consumer of technology in Malawi, a situation which...

Feud between Macra and Chikaonda exposes Malawi’s telecommunication gaps

A feud that has ensued between the Malawi Communication Regulatory Authority (MACRA) and Professor Mathews Chikaonda, chairperson of both Telekom Networks Malawi Limited...

Malawi companies to maximize phone usage

Companies and organisations in Malawi that use CDMA (Code Division Multiple Access) and any other phone telecommunication have a new product on the...

Samsung To Launch a Social Network Codenamed Samsung Facebook

According to a new report from The Korean Times, Samsung Electronics is planning to launch a Facebook -like social networking site by...

Airtel extend Yabooka Promotion with K29 million

Airtel Malawi says it is committed to changing people’s lives in the country by introducing top class telecommunication solutions and promotions unmatched by any provider,...

Airtel dishes out prizes in the new Yabooka SMS promotion

As one way of giving back to its customers Airtel Malawi has started dishing out various prizes in its newly launched yabooka SMS. During...

MACRA report rates Airtel as number one network in Malawi

A quarterly Network performance assessment report released by Malawi Communication Regulatory Authority (MACRA) a few days ago shows that Airtel (http://www.airtel.com) is, by...

Chikaonda blasts MACRA over ‘spy machine’

Highly revered economist Mathews Chikaonda on Tuesday lashed at Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) of being political in its operations instead of providing...

TNM hikes tariffs by 20%

TNM Limited's subscribers should brace for hard times as they will have to dig deeper in their pockets to make phone calls following...

Airtel Malawi upgrades network to HSPA+ Capabilities

Airtel Malawi has launched an upgrade of its 3G network to support HSPA+ download speeds. The upgraded network will offer theoretical peak download...

Airtel Malawi customer wins fifth Toyota Hilux

An Airtel Malawi subscriber has won the fifth Toyota Hilux in the ongoing Yabooka Promotion which the company is conducting. Jane Mwanyongo Kholiyo, a...

Govt to computerize boarder operations

Malawi government is planning to introduce a computerized system in the country’s borders to restrict the entry of illegal immigrants. Minister of home affairs...

Five ways to extend the battery life on your smartphone

While smartphones are taking on many of the features of personal computers, it is not really practical to leave them plugged into a...

Top African Social Networks

Social Networking and social media are growing in significance and have become an integral part of the digital lifestyle. When the terms ‘social...

Bharti Airtel strengthens investment in Malawi

Manoj Kohli, CEO (International) & Joint MD, Bharti Airtel, yesterday paid a courtesy call to the President of the Republic of Malawi, Joyce...

Cellphone firms protest tax hike

MOBILE phone companies have protested the hike in their sector's corporate tax to 33 percent from the normal 30 percent charged on all...

Goodnight Malawi

Goodnight Malawi. The developers are working on the face of malawi website. This is a test post to see if post are reaching...

Government requests to censor Google/YouTube increase

Google has received more than 1,000 requests from authorities to take down content from its search results or YouTube video in the last...