Malawi Mobile Phone Data Not Expensive—TNM Plc

Malawi Mobile Phone Data Not Expensive—TNM Plc

One of Malawi’s leading mobile internet service providers, TNM Plc has come out to dispel social media reports that the country has the most expensive internet data prices. On the contrary Malawi’s data prices are about at an average of K1,691 (US$2.25) per Gigabyte (GB), a senior TNM official has clarified. This week, a report […]

Tonse Comedy Lies On Tax Free Band, Move Angers Malawians

Tonse Comedy Lies On Tax Free Band, Move Angers Malawians

The newly appointed Finance Minister Felix Mlusu has lied to Malawians that Government will effect a tax free band from K45,000 to K100,000 in the provisional budget, Cables can reveal. According to a statement from Treasury, the tax free band can’t be effected now because the enabling taxation amendment bill wasn’t presented and passed during […]

U-Turn On Free Tax for Low Income Earners

U-Turn On Free Tax for Low Income Earners

The Tonse Alliance led administration has reversed its decision to effect the increment of tax free band for low income earners from MK45, 000 to Mk100, 000. In his Provisional Budget for the period of four months in Parliament recently, Minister of Finance Felix Mlusu said the new tax measure was with immediate effect from […]

Lions Club International Donates Towards Covid-19 Fight

Lions Club International Donates Towards Covid-19 Fight

By Ireen Kayira, MANA Lions Club International Foundation has granted Malawi the sum of $10, 000 (approximately K7.5 million) to assist in Covid-19 prevention. Speaking with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Friday Lions Club District 412B (Malawi and Mozambique) new District Governor Ken Banda said the grant is in line with Lions Club motto of […]

Ex-MEC Boss Ansah Finally Leaves for Zambia

Ex-MEC Boss Ansah Finally Leaves for Zambia

The former Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chairperson, Justice Dr. Jane Ansah SC has left the country for Zambia where she will proceed to United Kingdom (UK) for holiday. According to Mchinji Border Officer in Charge Steve Chirambo, Dr. Ansah left the country through Mchinji Border on Tuesday morning at exactly 8:30. On Monday, Immigration officials […]

No Covid-19 Testing Kits in Blantyre

No Covid-19 Testing Kits in Blantyre

The Blantyre District Health Office (DHO) has closed all the Covid-19 testing centres in the district due to shortage of testing kits, Malawi Voice has learnt. Blantyre District Director of Health and Social Services, Dr. Gift Kawalazira confirmed the development in an interview on Tuesday. He said the centres are only testing critical cases. “Yes, […]

NRWB Unveils Multi-Billion Kwacha Water Project

NRWB Unveils Multi-Billion Kwacha Water Project

By Andrew Mkonda Karonga, July 7, Mana: Over 200 000 residents of Mzuzu City will soon benefit from a Water Efficiency Project worth about K25 billion which is aimed at boosting water supply in the city and its  surrounding areas. The development was disclosed on Monday by Northern Region Water Board (NRWB) Chief Executive Officer, […]