Bakili Muluzi Rebuffs Mtambo, HRDC Plea To Influence Son Atupele In Fighting DPP

Bakili Muluzi Rebuffs Mtambo, HRDC Plea To Influence Son Atupele In Fighting DPP

Former President Bakili Muluzi has rebuffed Timothy Mtambo’s request to use his son Atupele Muluzi and his United Democratic Front in their fight against ruling Democratic Progressive Party, we can reveal. The HRDC trio of Mtambo, Macdonald Sembereka and Gift Trapece phoned ex- president Bakili Muluzi some few minutes ago from their usual drinking spot, […]

FAM Holds Successful EGM

FAM Holds Successful EGM

The Football Association of Malawi held a successful Extra- Ordinary General Meeting at the Chatonda Lodge in Chintcheche, Nkhatabay on Saturday. The delegates discussed all agenda items that were shelved during the Elective AGM held on 14th December 2019 in Mangochi. Among others, the Assembly approved the FAM’s 2020 detailed budget as well as the […]

Primary Teacher Certificate of Education Examinations Results Out

Primary Teacher Certificate of Education Examinations Results Out

BY ANDREW MAGOMBO Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, with support from MANEB and Ministry of Labour, Skills and Innovation, has released examination results of 2019 Primary Teacher Certificate of Education (PTCE) and 2019 Malawi Advanced Craft Certificate Examinations. The results were announced Friday in Lilongwe at a press briefing graced by Minister of Education, […]

Chakwera Under Fire

Chakwera Under Fire

The once Mighty Malawi Congress Party (MCP) President Reverend Lazarus Chakwera has been heavily criticized for receiving free parliament sitting allowances since June last year. Chakwera who was elected as Member of Parliament for Lilongwe North West Constituency during May 2019 polls has not been attending parliament sessions despite receiving ‘huge’ sitting allowances. Chakwera has […]

FAM Holds Extra-Ordinary General Meeting

FAM Holds Extra-Ordinary General Meeting

The Football Association of Malawi (FAM) Extra- Ordinary General Meeting is currently underway at the Chatonda Lodge in Chintheche, Nkhatabay. According to FAM General Secretary, Alfred Gunda the delegates at the meeting are discussing the Agenda items that were shelved during the Elective General Assembly held in Mangochi on 14th December 2019. “The meeting comes […]

Mutharika Shocked With Mayi Chimulirenji Death

Mutharika Shocked With Mayi Chimulirenji Death

Thousands of Malawians paid their last respects to Mayi Alefa Julius Chimulirenji, mother to Hon Everton Chimulirenji, who was laid to rest on Friday in Likumbo Village, TA Njolomole in Ntcheu district. In his eulogy, Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Bright Msaka said President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika is deeply saddened by the death […]

MEC Offices Still Operational

MEC Offices Still Operational

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) offices are still in operational in all the four regions despite a ‘symbolic closure’ by the self-claimed human rights defenders body the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC). On Thursday, Opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) hired HRDC which led Timothy Mtambo to seal MEC offices in Blantyre, Mzuzu and Lilongwe demanding […]

Nkhoma Synod Renovates Teachers’ Houses

Nkhoma Synod Renovates Teachers’ Houses

BY PAULINE SIKWESE, MANA Nkhoma Synod of the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP) has renovated four teachers’ houses which were damaged by stormy winds last year (2019) at Kanyenda Primary School in Traditional Authority Kalumo in Ntchisi District. Speaking when handing over the houses on Wednesday, the synod’s Deputy General Secretary, Reverend Brian Kamwendo […]

Increase in Defilement Cases Worries CHREAA

Increase in Defilement Cases Worries CHREAA

By Steven Godfrey Mkweteza The Centre For Human Rights, Education, Advice and Assistance (CHREAA) has expressed concern over the high child defilement cases in Blantyre. Speaking at the two day stakeholder awareness meeting on the progress of the project of access to paralegal services at one stop Centre’ in Blantyre, the monitoring and evaluation manager […]

Blantyre Youths Gets K3 Million For Afforestation

Blantyre Youths Gets K3 Million For Afforestation

By Solister Mogha & Leah Nyirenda Blantyre District Council has received K3 million to kick-start implementation of the Malawi Youth Forest Restoration Program (MYFRP). Since last year, government has been allocating funds to the program, aimed at bringing back the degraded vegetation cover through tree planting and also caring for existing forest regeneration. The program […]