October 17 By-Elections: DPP Candidate Passes Nomination Test… As PP Candidate Sent Back For Late Coming

October 17 By-Elections: DPP Candidate Passes Nomination Test… As PP Candidate Sent Back For Late Coming

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate for Ndirande-Makata Ward, Thom Lita Friday successfully presented his nomination papers becoming the first person to pass the test after People’s Party Mathews Shawa was sent back for arriving at the center late. Accompanied by Party supporters and Parliamentarian for Ndirande Malabada constituency Aaron Sangala, Lita was confirmed by MEC […]

Breaking News: Joyce Banda Fires PP President Uladi Mussa…Her Son Roy Kachale Now Acting President

Breaking News: Joyce Banda Fires PP President Uladi Mussa…Her Son Roy Kachale Now Acting President

Peoples Party (PP) founder Joyce Abiti Ntila Banda has fired the current party’s president Uladi Mussa with immediate effect barely a day after he unexpectedly challenged the party’s leadership and has since replaced him with her dear son Roy Kachale. Mussa in a painful revelation told a local radio station that  Banda, currently in self imposed […]

Battle For PP Presidency: Uladi Mussa Ready To Face JB’s Son Roy Kachale  

Battle For PP Presidency: Uladi Mussa Ready To Face JB’s Son Roy Kachale  

People’s Party (PP) acting president Uladi Mussa has claimed that his party’s leader Joyce Banda wants his son Roy Kachale to inherit leadership but challenged  a leadership contest at convention. Mussa said in an interview that Banda, currently in self imposed exile in South Africa since losing the 2014 elections to President Peter Mutharika, is no longer PP […]

Fertilizer-gate: Rab Processors Limited Cornered For Selling Expired Fertilizer

Fertilizer-gate: Rab Processors Limited Cornered For Selling Expired Fertilizer

Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) has seized over 50 bags of expired fertilizer from Rab Processors Limited in Blantyre. MBS Director General Davlin Chokazinga said the Bureau raided the warehouse after receiving a tip from members of the general public that the company was planing to sell the expired fertilizer.The fertilizer, suspected to have expired […]

Chilwa Investments, S.R Distilleries, Bwenzi Group and Reddy’s Beverages Limited Fined K20m For Supplying Uncertified Liquor

Chilwa Investments, S.R Distilleries, Bwenzi Group and Reddy’s Beverages Limited Fined K20m For Supplying Uncertified Liquor

Competition and Fair Trading Commission (CFTC) of Malawi has fined four companies K5 million each for supplying the market with uncertified liquor likely to cause harm to consumers. According to a CFTC statement issued Wednesday to the public, the case of the four liquor companies is just one among other 26 cases which the commission […]

MASM In Cashgate: Fined For Misleading Adverts

MASM In Cashgate: Fined For Misleading Adverts

Competition and Fair Trade Commission has imposed a MK5million fine to Medical Aid Society of Malawi (MASM) for engaging in deceptive advertising. In a statement signed by the chairman for the Commission Daniel Dunga, MASM has been ordered to cease and desist from engaging in misleading advertising, and to make full and timely announcements to […]

Oops!Most Men In Mzuzu Are Abandoning Their Children…As Maintenance Cases Swarm Mzuzu Child Justice Court

Oops!Most Men In Mzuzu Are Abandoning Their Children…As Maintenance Cases Swarm Mzuzu Child Justice Court

Mzuzu Child Justice Court has recorded 129 child maintenance cases in four months, a development the court says is pathetic as many parents especially men are abandoning their children. Speaking Wednesday in Mzuzu during a review meeting on child protection, Child Magistrate Chikumbutso Kachipande said divorce and separation are major contributing factors to the sufferings […]

Malawi Ready For UK Investors–Mussa

Malawi Ready For UK Investors–Mussa

Malawi’s aggressive reforms in infrastructure, investment and land regulatory framework have opened up the country as a competitive, attractive and suitable destination for United Kingdom (UK) and global investors in all sectors of the economy. Industry, Trade and Tourism Minister Henry Mussa was speaking on Tuesday evening at the Commonwealth headquarters in London at the […]

Blantyre Moving To End Open Defecation

Blantyre Moving To End Open Defecation

  Blantyre District Council through the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Project is making headway in empowering communities so that they own and understand the importance of having sanitary facilities such as toilets and put them to proper use. Co – coordinator for the WASH Project at the Blantyre District Health Office (DHO), Mustapha Maulidi […]