Why Malawi should to move on with Software Localization

We are in the technological era and the use of ICT is not news anymore. Even in the remote areas of Africa, we...

Malawi media get a boost from Namisa

Malawi’s leading mobile phone company, Airtel says free media is catalyst for development in any country. This was said by the company’s Marketing...

MTL launches Wimax, unveils MiNET

Malawi Telecommunications (MTL) has launched Wimax services and rebranded its consumer internet services under the name MiNET. Acting CEO Elias Imaan said the development...

Malawi sets 2013 for complete Digital Migration

Malawi has set 2013 as the year it will completely switch from analogue to digital broadcasting, according to the Ministry of Information and...

Court blocks Malawi ‘spy machine’

A long-standing furore over a planned ‘spy machine’ has been laid to rest in a Malawi court. The so-called ‘spy machine’ was a tracking...

Nokia no longer biggest handset maker as Samsung ends 14-year reign

Samsung is now the biggest-selling mobile manufacturer in the world, with the Korean company overtaking Finnish giant Nokia. It’s the first time in 14-years...

Malawi, Sustainable Energy, and the God of the Developing World (current...

As Malawi elects a new and female President, Joyce Banda, following the controversial death of her 78-year old predecessor,  Deirdre Mulrooney reflects on...

Airtel Malawi rewards its loyal customers.

One of the country's mobile phone providers Airtel Malawi has reaffirmed its commitment to rewarding its loyal customers. Airtel Malawi's High End Team Leader...

Malawi Solar Project Will Bring Light To Local Health Center

In rural Africa, solar power is increasingly beating grid-fired infrastructure in the race to bring electricity to those who lack access, figuring prominently...

Mobile firms bleed billions to fraud and bill errors

Mobile phone firms are losing $58bn (£36bn) a year worldwide to billing errors and fraud, a report says. Juniper Research found operators were "leaking"...

Renewable energy for Mulanje Mission Hospital

Mulanje Mission Hospital is one of two hospitals serving a population of 550,000 people in the Mulanje district of south east Malawi. The...

Huawei donates K7m ICT equipment to govt

Chinese Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) equipment manufacturer, Huawei Technologies, on Friday donated assorted gadgets to the Office of President and Cabinet's e-Government...

Macra briefs ICT sector on new ITU resolutions

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) on Wednesday took time to brief the local telecommunications and ICT sectors on the new resolution made...

Tech companies woo Africa

From solar-powered lights to televisions that can withstand power blackouts, electronics mega-firms are wooing African consumers with products that target local, often challenging,...

TNM projects network strain

Telecoms services provider TNM Limited says the prevailing macro-economic environment will continue to give the company operational obstacles to sustain its business performance. This...

Malawi: Taxing International Inbound Calls

Many African regulators’ have introduced a tax on international inbound calls. It started with Côte d’Ivoire and then spread like a plague to...

MicroLoan Foundation Sets Up Women as Solar Entrepreneurs in Malawi

Kasungu, Malawi: In the small landlocked southeastern African nation of Malawi only 8% of its growing 15.263 million people are connected to the...

Solar power in Malawi

Many villages in Malawi are still not connected to the national energy grid – which poses a problem for businessmen who need to...