DPP-UDF Alliance A Winning Team

DPP-UDF Alliance A Winning Team

By Kondwani Magombo, MANA Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Dr. Ben Malunga Phiri, says as long as he is Director of Elections in the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), the party’s alliance with the United Democratic Front (UDF) will never lose an election. The minister said this on Tuesday in Mangochi on the sidelines […]

Mangochi Man Gets 10 Years for Raping Sex Worker

Mangochi Man Gets 10 Years  for Raping Sex Worker

The Mangochi Senior Resident Magistrate court on Thursday sentenced a 25 years old man to 10 years imprisonment with hard labour for raping a sex worker. Mangochi Police Deputy Public Relations Officer, Amina Tepani Daudi identified the convict as Mahmoud Likwanya who hails from Makanjira Village in the area of Traditional Authority Makanjira in the […]

Parliament Commends MACRA On Universal Service Fund Projects

Parliament Commends MACRA On Universal Service Fund Projects

By Elizabeth Mandala, MANA Media and Communications Committee of Parliament Chairperson and Member of Parliament of Zomba Nsondole Mcnice Abu Naliwa has commended Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) for the progress made so far on the Universal Service Fund (USF) project towards promotion of Universal access to communication services in the country. Naliwa said this […]

Minister Assures Of Drug Availability In Hospitals

Minister Assures Of Drug Availability In Hospitals

By Memory Chatonda, MANA Minister of Health and Population, Jappie Mhango on Wednesday assured Malawians of availability of drugs in government health facilities across the country. Three weeks ago, there was outcry over shortage of drugs in hospitals,especially intravenous and intramuscular antibiotics like penicillin, ampicillin, metronidazole and ceftriaxone which are used to treat severe bacterial […]

Energy Key To Drive Economy

Energy Key To Drive Economy

By Tione Andsen, MANA Government has said lack of adequate energy in the country has been the single major constraint to the national development. Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Bintony Kutsaira made the remarks Thursday during the official launch of the Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) 2020-2024 Strategic Plan and Service Charter at […]

Time to Talk About Money- Nyamilandu

Time to Talk About Money- Nyamilandu

Football Association of Malawi (FAM) President Walter Nyamilandu says time has come for Malawi’s football key stakeholders to start talking about building commercial value and making big money from the Super League and football in general. Nyamilandu made the remarks during the official opening of a two-day Business Symposium organised by the Super League of […]

Standard Touts Capital Raising Capabilities After Airtel Listing On MSE

Standard Touts Capital Raising Capabilities After Airtel Listing On MSE

Standard Bank Plc, the lead transaction advisor in the recent successful IPO of Airtel, says it is well-positioned to support capital raising ventures. The bank’s Head of Investment Banking, Enock Kondowe said in a post-listing statement of Airtel that Standard Bank has deep understanding of the Malawi’s capital markets and sector expertise. “Standard bank has […]

Malawian Film Nominated For Africa Magic Choice Viewers Awards

Malawian Film Nominated For Africa Magic Choice Viewers Awards

As the Malawi film industry continues to gain ground and international recognition, another film has been nominated for the prestigious Africa Magic Choice Viewers Awards (AMCVAs).  “The Beautiful Hen Behind Yao Mountain” has been nominated as Best Movie –Southern Africa category. The film was produced by Imran Petersen Kaisi and directed by Imran Kingsley Shaban. […]

Minister Impressed With Phalombe District Hospital Construction Works

Minister Impressed With Phalombe District Hospital Construction Works

By Memory Chatonda, MANA Minister of Health and Population, Jappie Mhango has expressed satisfaction with the construction works of a multi-million kwacha state of the art Phalombe District Hospital currently in progress. He said this on Wednesday in Phalombe after touring the hospital and staff houses to appreciate the work being done. Mhango said for […]

No Change to Super League Kick-Off Date- Sulom

No Change to Super League Kick-Off Date- Sulom

By Arkangel Tembo, MANA TNM Super League season will still kickoff on March 21, 2020 as earlier announced by the Super League of Malawi despite Football Association of Malawi (FAM) decision to shift the Ecobank Charity Shield Cup from this weekend to April 4 to 5, 2020. During a Press conference on Wednesday in Blantyre, […]