FAM to unveil Flames coaches today

Football Association of Malawi(Fam) is today expected to unveil new technical panel of Eddington Ng'onamo and his two assistants Patrick Mabedi and Earnest Mtawali. Fam was on Monday locked in a meeting with the trio ....

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Kinnah Phiri and his technical panel sent on leave

Malawi Government has given former Flames coaching panel it redeployed to regional sports offices a month’s leave as it sorts out their terms of reference. The Ministry of Youth and Sports redeployed Kinnah Phiri, Young ....

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UNICEF scales up support to Malawi’s Flood Victims as rains persist

UNICEF is scaling up its emergency assistance in Malawi after flooding has hit the country’s southern region. A recent inter-agency assessment estimated that over 33,000 people have been displaced leaving many people without shelter or ....

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Nurses to join civil servants strike

Nurses working in public hospitals have given Malawi government a 14-day ultimatum from last Tuesday to address their outstanding salary issue or they will join the ongoing civil servants’ stay-away. The National Organisation of Nurses ....

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Malawi govt introduces system to check public service

In a bid to improve the way the public service operates and delivers service, government has introduced an Organisational Performance Assessment system (Opas). Chief Secretary to the government, Bright Msaka, said among others, the Opas ....

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Vice President Khumbo Kachali purchases 52 new trucks

As Malawians are wallowing in untold poverty as a result of the devaluation effected in May last year, Malawi's vice president Khumbo Hastings Kachali has coughed billions of Malawi kwacha to purchase 52 new trucks ....

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Govt endorses Kinnah Phiri’s firing, coaching panel demoted to the regions

Finally Malawi government has endorsed FAM’s decision to fire the entire Flames coaching panel comprising coach Kinnah Phiri, his deputy Young Chimodzi and technical adviser Jack Chamangwana. However, following separate hearings that were conducted recently, ....

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50 year-old inmate found dead at Mzuzu Prison

A 50 year-old inmate was on Sunday found dead at Mzuzu prison in northern Malawi but authorities could not immediately establish what led to his death. The inmate, Mr. Nebat Kasambara, was slapped with a ....

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Doom beckons opposition political parties

Political parties in the opposition should forget about going into government in the coming 2014 general elections as they will continue losing their strong members to the ruling party courtesy of greed and poverty, commentators ....

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Joyce Banda not inspiring enough to women, says unionist Kabwila

Social activist Jessie Kabwila-Kapasula says President Joyce Banda's leadership style is not inspiring enough to affirm the capabilities of Malawian women to effectively hold the position of President of the republic. Kabwila was commenting on ....

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Police arrests 72 for illegal street vending

Police in Mzuzu on Wednesday afternoon arrested 72 vendors for allegedly involved in illegal street vending as part of their on-going sweeping exercise in the City. Mzuzu Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Maurice Chapola, confirmed ....

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Malawi names 34-man provisional squad to face Ghana

Malawi has named a 34-man provisional squad as they begin preparing for next month’s second leg 2013 AfCON qualifiers against Ghana. The Flames host the Black Stars in Lilongwe with the intention of overturning a ....

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