RBM Presents K2000 Bank note To Mutharika

RBM Presents K2000 Bank note To Mutharika

The Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) Friday officially presented the newly printed K2000 bank note to President Professor Peter Mutharika before it is put to use on Monday December 19, 2016. Speaking during the presentation of the note at Kamuzu Palace in Lilongwe, RBM governor Charles Tchuka said since 2012 the country has gone through […]

Government Hails Businessman Simbi Phiri For Constructing A Multimillion Police Unit In Mchinji

Government Hails Businessman Simbi Phiri For Constructing A Multimillion Police Unit In Mchinji

Government of Malawi has commended Mchinji-based businessman, Simbi Ashani Phiri, of Khato Civils for personally funding key development projects in his district of origin thereby aiding government in service delivery to its citizens. During an official handover of a newly-constructed police unit at Kamwendo, Minister of Internal Affairs and Home Security Grace Obama Chiumia said […]

APM Says Malawi On The Verge Of Becoming A Great Nation, As He Calls For Innovative Minds

APM Says Malawi On The Verge Of Becoming A Great Nation, As He Calls For Innovative Minds

President Arthur Peter Mutharika has called on Malawians to embrace Science, Technology and Innovation to turn Malawi from predominantly importing to an exporting nation. The Malawi leader observed that the country is on the verge of becoming a great nation noting that it only needs human resource base with the right and essential skills and […]

Times Group CEO Bars Reporters From Writing Damaging Stories About His Puma Filling Stations

Times Group CEO Bars Reporters From Writing Damaging Stories About His Puma Filling Stations

Leonard Chikadya who is CEO of media conglomerate Times Group has threatened journalists at the institution not to report on a story of contaminated fuel sold by several PUMA stations over the weekend. This, Chikadya has done to protect his business interests because he owns several Puma stations including one at Wenela and Ntcheu boma. […]

Malawi Celebrate Over AfDB’s K12.5 billion Grant  

Malawi Celebrate Over AfDB’s K12.5 billion Grant   

  African Development Bank (AfDB) has granted Malawi Government with 12 million Units of Account (approximately K12.5 billion) towards Food Crisis Response Sector Budget Support. Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe said the money will be used for procuring maize to replenish the Strategic Grain Reserves (SGR) for immediate distribution to households […]

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 […]

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 […]