The Fall & Fall Of Malawi Media: As Shameful, Corrupt & ‘Holier Than Thou’ Journalists In Elections-gate

The Fall & Fall Of Malawi Media: As Shameful, Corrupt & ‘Holier Than Thou’ Journalists In Elections-gate

Shameful. Uncompromising. Undemocratic. That is one way of describing the media in Malawi after they failed to hold elections at their annual general meeting on Saturday in Lilongwe as part of the World Press Freedom Day celebrations. These are journalists who claim to hold other organisations and those in authority accountable but failed to hold […]

Open Letter To The Malawi Congress Party By Stanley Onjezani Kenani…”You Will Come With A Handful of MPs In 2019″

Open Letter To The Malawi Congress Party By Stanley Onjezani Kenani…”You Will Come With A Handful of MPs In 2019″

The in-fighting has become nasty. I know those leading Malawi’s oldest party have a default answer for dismissing any concerns they disagree with: “The discord is being sowed by the ruling Democratic Progressive Party.” Those of us who hope for a strong democracy with a vibrant opposition don’t care about your default answer anymore. Clean […]

EU Commends President Mutharika On 2017/18 Sona, Reform Implementation

EU Commends President Mutharika On 2017/18 Sona, Reform Implementation

European Union (EU) Friday commended government for implementing some of the reforms in the 2016/17 financial year. European Union, High Commissioner to Malawi Marchel Gerrmann said this when he was commenting on the State of the National Address presented in Parliament by President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika in Lilongwe, during the official opening of the […]

We Have Come To Do Things Differently-APM Tells The Nation In State Of The Nation Address

We Have Come To Do Things Differently-APM Tells The Nation In State Of The Nation Address

Hours after the World Bank delivered an emphatic statement in the growing confidence by the international community in government’s economic reform and growth measures, President Peter Mutharika delivered a forward-looking State of the Nation Address in Parliament this morning. As expected, the address provides a review of the achievements government has made in the 2016/17 […]

Mutharika Dares Critics: Keep Your Empty Rhetoric – “Malawi Is Moving Forward On The Wheels Of Development”

Mutharika Dares Critics: Keep Your Empty Rhetoric – “Malawi Is Moving Forward On The Wheels Of Development”

President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika says Malawi is moving forward on the wheels of development, and has challenged critics “who chose to deliberately turn a blind eye” to keep their empty rhetoric. Mutharika made the assertion in Parliament Friday in his State of the Nation Address during the opening of the 2017/2018 National Budget Meeting […]

APM’s Sona 2017/2018 Hailed: Harnessing Economic Gains For Sustainable Socio-economic Development (Read Full Statement Here)

APM’s Sona 2017/2018 Hailed: Harnessing Economic Gains For Sustainable Socio-economic Development (Read Full Statement Here)

STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS by HIS EXCELLENCY PROF. ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI On the occasion of the STATE OPENING OF THE 6th MEETING IN THE 46TH SESSION OF PARLIAMENT AND THE 2017/2018 BUDGET MEETING LILONGWE Friday, 5th May, 2017 INTRODUCTION Mr. Speaker, Sir, I am here to deliver the […]

World Bank’s Press Release On Resuming Direct Budget Support To Malawi…$80 Million Boost for Fiscal and Agricultural Reform Efforts

World Bank’s Press Release On Resuming Direct Budget Support To Malawi…$80 Million Boost for Fiscal and Agricultural Reform Efforts

WASHINGTON, May 4, 2017— The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved an $80 million credit to the Malawi Government for general budget support. This is the first budget support financing approved by the World Bank for Malawi in four years. The budget support operation, fully referred to as the Agricultural Support and Fiscal […]

Housing Minister Atupele Muluzi Speaks Against Politicizing Malata Subsidy Programme…Don’t Sideline Vulnerable People

Housing Minister Atupele Muluzi Speaks Against Politicizing Malata Subsidy Programme…Don’t Sideline Vulnerable People

Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Atupele Muluzi has warned politicians in the country against sidelining vulnerable people and politicizing the Decent and Affordable Housing (Cement and Malata) Subsidy Programme. Speaking after making a familiarization tour of the impact of the Malata and Cement subsidy programme in Dowa district, Muluzi said President, Professor Arthur […]

From Miss Malawi To Misa Malawi Contest: I’ts Theresa Ndanga Vs Frank Phiri, Neck-to-Neck

From Miss Malawi To Misa Malawi Contest: I’ts Theresa Ndanga Vs Frank Phiri, Neck-to-Neck

All roads lead to the capital city, Lilongwe Saturday, as the media institution, National Media Institute for Southern Africa ( Namisa) hold its annual general meeting and conduct high contested elections. The battle for supremacy for the leadership of the institution is on between Theresa Ndanga and Frank Phiri who have vigorously campaign for the […]