Lightning Strikes Kill 12 People – DoDMA

Lightning Strikes Kill  12 People – DoDMA

By Memory Chatonda At least 12 deaths have been recorded in the country since the onset of rainy season in November, 2019, the Department of Disaster Management Affairs (Dodma) has disclosed. In an interview with Malawi  News Agency (Mana) on Monday in Blantyre,  the Department’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), Chipiliro Khamula  attributed  the  incidents  to […]

DPP Vows to Reclaim Victory

DPP Vows to Reclaim Victory

The governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) says it will employ every resource at its disposal to win again in the fresh presidential poll to be held in July. Addressing thousands of DPP supporters, clad in their traditional blue colours, the party’s Regional Governor for the South, Charles Mchacha, said in the coming fresh elections DPP […]

Technical Colleges Not Politicized – Teveta

Technical Colleges Not Politicized – Teveta

By Ed-Grant Ndoza, MANA Technical, Entrepreneurial and Vocational Education and Training Authority (Teveta) executive director, Wilson Makulumiza Nkhoma has dismissed claims by some quarters that allocation of community technical colleges is politically influenced. He brushed off the claim Friday at an interface meeting between the authority and Nyika Media Club at Grand Palace Hotel in […]

Bogus Pharmacist Arrested in Nkhata Bay

Bogus Pharmacist Arrested in Nkhata Bay

By Luzily Chiponde Police in Nkhata Bay have arrested a 50 year old man for allegedly impersonating a pharmacist at Nkhata Bay District Hospital. Nkhata Bay Police publicist, Kondwani James on Friday said Godfrey Mhango of Chilerawana Village, TA Malengamzoma, Nkhata Bay, solicited money from guardians at the hospital promising to provide medication for their […]

Govt Impressed With Rural Electrification Program

Govt Impressed With Rural Electrification Program

BY ANDREW MKONDA Deputy Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Mungasulwa Mwambande has expressed satisfaction with strides in electricity connectivity in rural households under the Malawi Rural Electrification Program (MAREP) Phase 8. He made the sentiments in Karonga Saturday after touring Mwaulambo and Chikutu areas where government is extending the national electricity power grid. […]

FAM Gets Tough On Club Licensing

FAM Gets Tough On Club Licensing

The Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has embarked on visits to Super Leagues across the country as part of the 2020 Club Licensing process. A delegation compromising of FAM Competitions Director Gomezgani Zakazaka, Club Licensing and Compliance Manager Casper Jangale and Super League of Malawi Head of Secretariat Patrick Chisale is visiting clubs to ensure […]

MCP Will Lose Again

MCP Will  Lose Again

The South, the East and partly the North will register to vote against Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Lhomwes have been targeted in their “DEMONS” NARRATIVE. Chakwera even mentioned that MCP will clean up all Lhomwes in the organisations. Yawos have been targeted as being DPP too. Recently, Chakwera’s boys murdered Inspector Imedi for coming from […]

Mighty DPP March for ‘Restoration of Democratic Justice’

Mighty DPP March for ‘Restoration of Democratic Justice’

The ruling Mighty Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters from the Southern Region are today Monday holding a peaceful march in Blantyre. The demonstrations dubbed ‘A March for the Restoration of Democratic Justice’ started from Victoria Avenue through Masauko Chipembere Highway. They are expected to present a petition to Blantyre City Council before welcoming their leader, […]

Attacks on People with Albinism Political

Attacks on People with Albinism Political

The Malawi Government through the Ministry of Information, Civic Education and Communication Technology has linked the recent attack on person with albinism in Mzimba with the forth-coming presidential elections. On Saturday, unknown people attacked and chopped off toes of a 92-year-old woman with Albinism identified as Tafwauli Ngoma in Mzimba. In a statement Minister Information, […]

Cotton Sector Needs Rightful Investment

Cotton Sector Needs Rightful Investment

By Tione Andsen Agriculture Parliamentary Committee has said meaningful investment I the Cotton sector could help the country to have rightful replacement of tobacco in view of anti-smoking lobbies. Chairperson of the Committee, Sameer Suleman said this Saturday in Chikwawa when members of the Committee visited Cotton fields at Mikalango Extension Planning Area (EPA). He […]