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Malawi’s new president grows power base

The Malawian government’s mysterious decision to delay the announcement of President Bingu wa Mutharika’s death by two days was the consequence of a...

Moyo, T.B. Joshua and Conspiracy Theories

In a widely circulated write-up on the net, titled ‘Maybe T.B. Joshua had medical records of Mutharika’’, broad references were made to allegations...

Malawi tumult changes African Union Game

South Africa’s Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will be an unexpected beneficiary of the death of Malawi’s Bingu wa Mutharika last week, and of the consequent...

Malawi govt spent millions hiring private doctors

The Malawi government has been spending millions of kwacha paying private Obstetrics and Gynecologists to serve at the Ethel Mutharika Maternity wing at...

South Africa pledges to help Malawi on fuel

New President, new openings. It looks like indeed aid taps are opening up for Malawi now that a new President is in power...

DPP Northern Regional Governor Resigns

Democratic Progressive Party Regional Governor for the north, Frank Mwenifumbo has resigned from the former ruling party. Secretary General Wakuda Kamanga told zodiac online...

Agents Obtain Court Injunction Against MRA

Indigenous Clearing Agents Association in Malawi has obtained an injunction from the High Court in Blantyre restraining the Malawi Revenue Authority from effecting...

Let MBC become a public broadcaster

The president's guidance to the new Information Minister and Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) that the state media should be providing accurate information to...

Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) finally pays music royalties

The long-standing feud between Malawi Broadcasting Station and musicians may be over, for now, after the former settled the latterr's broadcasting royalties that...

K150 million for Bingu’s funeral

Cabinet has endorsed a K150 million budget for the state funeral of former president Bingu wa Mutharika. Chairman of the ministerial committee on the...

‘Make emergency payments in cash’ …Bankers tell customers

The Bankers Association of Malawi (Bam) has asked companies and cheque account drawers to make emergency payments in cash instead of issuing cheque...

Economist optimistic on economic recovery

A Lilongwe-based financial economist has said he expects the Malawi economic to take a quick turn to recovery on the bank of donor...

Joyce Banda’s business background offers hope to entrepreneurs

President Joyce Banda's entrepreneurship background has given hope to local small and medium scale entrepreneurs in the country who believe the president would...

Sugar sales trickery not sanctioned – Shoprite

Management of Shoprite Stores has explained that conditional sale of sugar that may have been experienced by some customers at its Blantyre store...

Mugabe mourns ‘great son of Africa’ Mutharika

HE late Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika was a “great son” of Africa, President Robert Mugabe said on Saturday, hours after his death...

Malawi’s New Veep assumes office today

Newly appointed Vice President of Malawi Khumbo Kachali has officially assumed office today after he was sworn in Lilongwe. Khumbo Kachali has now been...

Late Malawi Leader Asked Mugabe For Advice

Malawian late President Bingu Wa Mutharika came to Zimbabwe in February to buy anti-riot gear for his police force and to ask his...

Legacy of Malawi’s Late President, Bingu Wa Mutharika

One aged African president is gone. Malawian President, Dr Bingu wa Mutharika, 78, died haplessly, helplessly and hopelessly, on April 5, 2012 at...