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Farm Radio plants seeds of success for struggling farmers

TV sets, computers and smartphones are hard to find in Sangano, Malawi, but farmers here are using an age-old mass communication tool to learn...

Malawi govt donates 47,466 tons of maize to UN World Food...

The Government of Malawi has donated to the UN World Food Programme an extra 47,466 metric tons of maize from the country’s Strategic Grain...

President Banda’s Equatorial Guinea trip ill-timed

Malawi President Joyce Banda is facing heavy criticism from the opposition for flying out of the country, amidst a crisis in the civil...

A Malawian fashion designer’s colourful dreams

Malawi's Lilly Alfonso dreams about her future in colours as vibrant as those of the clothes she makes. New York, London, Milan and Cape Town...

Joyce Banda: A dangerous enemy to her fellow women

The ascendancy to the highest office by Joyce Banda provided an opportunity to her to demonstrate that in women are capable and humane leaders...

Joyce Banda’s shallowness contaminates PP

The qualities of a leader are contagious; just watch how the smallness in thought of Joyce Banda is written all over the thinking in...

Angry mob ransacks Kudya Filling station

An angry mob including Zingwangwa Secondary School students and other on-lookers have looted Kudya Filling Station sweeping everything that was in the Filling Station...

Khumbo Kachali takes advantage of the President’s failure to lead the...

Reports indicate that Vice President Khumbo Kachali is among the people who advised President Joyce Banda to go to Equatorial Guinea. Kachali told President...

Government draws 47,000 tonnes from reserves

Government has released 47,466 metric tonnes of maize from the country's Strategic Grain Reserves for distribution to people affected by food shortage in the...

Civil servants, Govt agree …61% for lowest paid ….5% highest paid

Government and Civil Servants trade Union (CSTU) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU), that effectively ends a 10-day industrial action by the government...

Zomba-Blantyre road now opened

The Zomba-Blantyre road is now passable, Roads Authority says. During the past two weeks, the road has been impassable with motorists being advised to use...

Primary school pupils’ protests intensify in Blantyre

Hundreds of primary school pupils are holding a protest march in the streets of Blantyre. The protests are against the continued absence of classes in...

2013 tobacco sales start mid-March

Tobacco selling season for 2013 will open in mid March, Tobacco Control Commission TCC chief executive officer has confirmed. TCC Chief Dr. Bruce Munthali confirmed...

Malawi’s MBCTv beaming on DStv

Malawi’s pioneer television channel, Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) has finally found a spot on DStv effective Monday February 18 and is beaming on channel...

Maize prices soar – K7,500/Bag

Barely a month after a 50 kilogram bag of maize was sold at MK5000, the prices have skyrocketed again in Nkhotakota district, one of...

Joyce Banda’s health deteriorating

As the country's economic situation continues to deteriorate, so is the health of President Joyce Banda. The pressures of the office and the challenges besetting...

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...

Zimbabwe has only 2 months supply of ARV’s

Zimbabwe's Ministry of Health and Child Welfare has revealed that it only has two months' supply of anti-retroviral drugs left countrywide and is appealing...