Africa Disability Alliance Honours APM With Ambassadorial Country Status Award

Africa Disability Alliance Honours APM With Ambassadorial Country Status Award

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika today received an Ambassadorial Country Status Award courtesy of Africa Disability Alliance.This is a top civil society award, the only one of its kind in Africa. President Mutharika received the award when he was presiding over International Day of Persons with Disability at Luchenza in Thyolo District. This award is […]

APM Statement At The Commemoration Of The International Day For Persons With Disabilities

APM Statement At The Commemoration Of The International Day For Persons With Disabilities

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY PROF. ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA,PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI DURING THE COMMEMORATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AT LUCHENZA COMMUNITY CENTRE GROUND IN THYOLO SATURDAY, 3rd DECEMBER, 2016 We have gathered here today to commemorate the International Day for Persons with Disabilities. Our theme is “Achieving all the 17 goals for the future […]

The Cockpit Lounge: Malawi’s First VVIP Luxurious Club Opens Doors In Lilongwe

The Cockpit Lounge: Malawi’s First VVIP Luxurious Club Opens Doors In Lilongwe

Lilongwe welcomes to its socialite landscape an upmarket luxury club, The Cockpit Lounge located at Golden Peacock Hotel complex at City Centre. A media brief says The Cockpit Lounge is the first VVIP luxury club in Malawi with a unique and innovative entertainment night club. In tandem with its name tag, the club derives its […]

LWB, BWB Falling To Meet Water Demands

LWB, BWB Falling To Meet Water Demands

Lilongwe and Blantyre Water Boards are facing continuous challenges in meeting the water demands by consumers in their respective catchment areas. The two water boards produce a total of 185, 000 cubic centimetres of water per day against a combined demand of 210, 000 cubic centimetres. For Lilongwe city, the normal demand  is around 110, […]

Construction For Luchenza Municipality Bus Depot Starts

Construction For Luchenza Municipality Bus Depot Starts

Luchenza Municipality Council has kick started the construction of a Bus Depot with financial support from the Local development Fund (LDF). Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Luchenza Municipal Council Peter Jimusole confirmed the development in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Wednesday. He said a total of K 135 million was released […]

President Mutharika Calls For Prayers For Good Rains And Bumper Harvest

President Mutharika Calls For Prayers For Good Rains And Bumper Harvest

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release 30th November, 2016 PRESIDENTIAL CALL FOR PRAYERS FOR GOOD RAINS AND BUMPER HARVEST For; The Bible says, ‘‘Again he prayed, and the heavens gave rain, and the earth produced its crops’’. James 5:18, New International Version (NIV), And; The Quran says, ‘‘He [Allah] will send down upon you the cloud, […]

Bombshell: Henry Kachaje Dresses Down MCP For Old Fashioned Bootlicking

Bombshell: Henry Kachaje Dresses Down MCP For Old Fashioned Bootlicking

MCP strategist and die-hard supporter Henry Kachaje on Wednesday tore apart the conduct of his party leader Lazarus Chakwera who uses women to dance for him wherever he goes. Writing on his Facebook page while on duty in Nairobi, Kachaje praised Kenyans for handling their meetings without politicians demanding praise singing from women. “I am […]

Proper Planning Essential In Making Agriculture Key To Growth Of Malawi Economy

Proper Planning Essential In Making Agriculture Key To Growth Of Malawi Economy

President Arthur Peter Mutharika says only proper planning and efficient implementation of all laid-down government policies on Agriculture are essential prerequisites for the long-term development of the country. Speaking when he launched the National Agriculture Policy (NAP) and National Irrigation Policy (NIP) in Lilongwe on Wednesday, President Mutharika diagnosed small thinking as a major problem […]

World Vision Engages Faith Communities In HIV/AIDS Response

World Vision Engages Faith Communities In HIV/AIDS Response

As the world commemorates this year’s World AIDS Day, World Vision Southern Africa is bringing to the fore its accomplishments in mobilizing faith communities to become part of the response to HIV and AIDS. The theme for this year is ‘HIV prevention’. Over the years, through support from World Vision, faith leaders have actively played […]