Impacts Of Climate Change Reversible- Mutharika

Impacts Of Climate Change Reversible- Mutharika

By Fostina Mkandawire, MANA Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on Tuesday expressed optimism that devastating impacts of climate change can be reversed by following control measures put in place. Mutharika made the remarks on arrival at Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe from this year’s 25th Session of the Conference of Parties (CoP 25) to the United […]

Bishops Condemn HRDC, MCP Sponsored Electoral Violence

Bishops Condemn HRDC, MCP Sponsored Electoral Violence

By Thumbiko Nyirongo Catholic Bishops in the country under the umbrella body, Episcopal Conference on Malawi (ECM), has condemned electoral violence which is being fueled by Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) and Opposition Political parties. Since the country hold free, fair and credible elections in May 21, HRDC and opposition political parties namely Malawi Congress […]

Former Cabinet Minister Chazama Appointed Malawi Ambassador to Ethiopia

Former Cabinet Minister Chazama Appointed Malawi Ambassador to Ethiopia

By Thumbiko Nyirongo Malawi President Professor Peter Mutharika has appointed former cabinet Minister Cecilia Chazama as Malawi Ambassador to Ethiopia and the African Union (AU). According to a statement released on Tuesday signed by the Chief Secretary to the government, Lloyd Muhara the appointment is with immediate effect. President Professor Mutharika has also appointed Khwauli […]

Preparedness Important in Addressing Natural Shocks

Preparedness Important in Addressing Natural Shocks

By Patricia Kapulula, MANA Japanese ambassador to Malawi, Kae Yanagisawa has urged countries prone to disasters to invest more in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and preparedness describing them as important tools in addressing natural shocks such as floods and drought. He made the remarks in Lilongwe on Tuesday during the official handover of relief items […]

Teenage Pregnancies on the Rise in Chitipa

Teenage Pregnancies on the Rise  in Chitipa

By John Chihana,MANA Traditional Authority (TA) Mwenewenya of Chitipa has expressed concern over high numbers of teenage pregnancies in the district saying the situation is hindering youth involvement in economic activities. He was speaking during commemoration of African Youth Day on Monday at Wenya in Chitipa. In his speech, he said the country could achieve […]

Developed Countries Asked to Cut Carbon Emissions

Developed Countries Asked to Cut Carbon Emissions

By McCarthy Mwalwimba in Spain List Developed Countries (LDCs) have asked their developed counterparts to commit themselves in cutting down on carbon emission saying its impact on climate change is more devastating on the LDCs. President Prof. Peter Mutharika on Monday told Malawian journalists in Madrid, Spain at the 25th Session of the Conference of […]

Govt to Uphold Media Freedom

Govt to Uphold Media Freedom

By Ireen Kayira, MANA Minister of Information, Communications Technology and Civic Education, Mark Botomani said government would continue to ensure that media practitioners work in a conducive environment. The Minister said this during his visit at Zodiac Broadcasting Station (ZBS) offices in Lilongwe on Monday. “Media freedom is of paramount importance to this nation and […]

Mutharika Pleads For Financial Support to Fight Climate Change

Mutharika Pleads For Financial Support to Fight Climate Change

By McCarthy Mwalwimba, in Madrid, Spain President Arthur Peter Mutharika has pleaded with developed countries to assist Malawi and other least developed countries (LDCs) with financial and technological assistance to fight climate change. President Mutharika was speaking Monday in Madrid, Spain during the 25th Session of the Conference of Parties (CoP 25) to the United […]

Lions Club Charity Golf Tourney Raises Over K3 Million

Lions Club Charity Golf Tourney Raises Over K3 Million

By Ireen Kayira Lions Club of Capital City (LCCC) Charity Golf Tournament organised to raise funds for reconstruction of a sight hospital at Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) in Lilongwe has raised over K3 million. The tournament took place on Saturday at Lilongwe Golf Club and had 12 teams participating with different sponsors.  Speaking with Malawi […]

DPP Nkhata Bay North West MP Fulfills Ambulance Pledge

DPP Nkhata Bay North West MP Fulfills Ambulance Pledge

By Zenak Matekenya, MANA Barely seven months of his five-year tenure of office as Member of Parliament for Nkhata Bay North West, Julius Chione Mwase has fulfilled an ambulance pledge he made during the May, 2019 Tripartite Election campaign period. Presenting the K7.5 million worth of donation on Sunday, Mwase, who won on the seat […]