STRIKES INVOLVING STAFF IN PUBLIC SERVICE INSTITUTIONS CRIPPLING ECONOMIC GROWTH

One economic analyst has cautioned government that operations could be crippled leading to slow economic growth if strikes involving staff in public service institutions are not resolved soon. Chancellor College Economics Professor Ben Kalua making ....

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MUTHARIKA INSTALLED AS NEW CHANCELLOR OF UNIMA

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has been installed as new Chancellor for the University of Malawi (Unima) at a ceremonial which took place at Chancellor College in Zomba. After the installation ceremony, Mutharika presided over ....

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UNIMA FOUNDING VICE CHANCELLOR DIES

University of Malawi’s (UNIMA) first founding Vice-Chancellor Dr. Ian Michael has past away at the age of 99. Dr. Michael is reported to have died about two weeks ago. Born in 1915, Dr. Ian Michael ....

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MUTHARIKA TO BE INSTALLED AS CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MALAWI ON NOVEMBER 19

The University of Malawi will install President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika as its Chancellor on November 19, 2014. The installation ceremony will be held at the Great Hall, Chancellor College in the old capital Zomba. ....

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FEDERALISM IS NOT A DIRTY WORD – UNIVERSITY OF MALAWI LAW PROFESSOR

Here are a number of rude words that begin with the letter “F”, but federalism is not one of them. Yet, judging by the horrified reactions that have greeted recent calls for converting Malawi into ....

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Malawi to mark 50 years of independence on Sunday, but still dependant

Malawi will mark 50 year of independence on Sunday. To celebrate its July 6 golden jubilee, the southeast African country will spend about $370,000 for festivities in the capital city of Lilongwe. The gala at ....

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Tough road ahead for Malawi’s Mutharika

By Jimmy Kainja After days of confusion, court injunctions, accusations of vote rigging and a series of irregularities with the voting process, Malawi finally has a new president. Peter Mutharika, an academic and a younger ....

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University of Malawi’s Chancellor College suspends 11 over demonstrations

Amidst a cry of indiscipline amongst University students by the public, the University of Malawi's Chancellor College has decided to use a heavy hand in dealing with their students whom it finds on the wrong ....

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Bunda breaks record in ‘weeding’ students as Chanco is expected to follow suit

The Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) has instituted an investigation into the massive withdrawal of students on academic grounds, popularly referred to as 'weeding' that has hit the Bunda College of Agriculture ....

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Unima says insufficient funding has been the main factor dogging its growth over the years

THE University of Malawi (Unima) says insufficient funding has been the main factor dogging its growth over the years. Speaking during the second congregation of the 2012/2013 graduation ceremony, University of Malawi Vice Chancellor Emmanuel ....

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