Minibus owners questioned for charging high fares despite fuel price reduction

Minibus passengers in Lilongwe have accused the leadership of the Minibus owners association of Malawi for continuing to charge old fares despite the government reducing fuel prices early this month. Some minibus conductors are said ....

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Malawi Nominated as Awards Finalist in the 2012 Safari Awards

Malawi has been nominated as an awards finalist in the ŒBest African Tourism Board in Africa category in the 2012 Safari Awards. One of Africa's most picturesque and compact countries, Malawi is in good company ....

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DPP’s Peter Mutharika trashes coup plot

Acting President for the former ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), Peter Mutharika has described as untrue reports that there were plans to swear him in as president after the death of his brother, Bingu wa ....

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Mulanje to enforce law on beer drinking time to curb crime

Prolonged beer drinking time in Muhiyo group village community in Mulanje District has provided fertile environment for rapists, forcing community members to enact laws restricting beer drinking. [caption id="attachment_10474" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Locals at a drinking ....

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PP dismiss reports that is ‘unhappy’ with New Cabinet

Ruling Peoples Party (PP) of State President of the Republic of Malawi Mrs Joyce Banda has dismissed reports that are circulating on the local political arena that its membership including most members of its National ....

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State House under probe over K4 billion scam

The State House is among several ministries and departments implicated in the K4 billion scam in which public officers are accused of drawing millions, by-passing the government accounting system —the integrated financial management information system ....

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Petrol and Diesel prices go up by over 30 and 32 percent respectively

Malawi has adjusted the petrol and diesel prices upwards after recently adopting a liberalised foreign exchange regime that saw the kwacha devalue by more that 48 percent. Petrol price was adjusted from K380.00 to K490.00 ....

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South Africa’s “Brother Zuma’ gives Malawi 30 million Litres of Fuel

Malawi’s new administration of president Mrs. Joyce Banda has continued unlocking several windows of assistance to help cure the deteriorated economy inherited from the previous DPP government. First it was Zambia with five million liters ....

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Malawi to sell fuel donated by Zambia and raise $11.4 million (K60 billion)

While Zambian tax payers will lose more than USD$ 7 million (about 36 billion Zambian Kwacha) in procuring and transporting fuel to Malawi, the Malawian government has resolved to sell the fuel donated by President ....

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