Joyce Banda Family Praises APM For Dual Citizenship

Joyce Banda Family Praises APM For Dual Citizenship

The family of former president Joyce Banda has praised and commended President Peter Mutharika for allowing dual citizenship. Malawi Parliament approved dual citizenship on Wednesday. One of Banda’s family members Anjimile Mtila is full of praise for Mutharika for allowing dual citizenship. She wrote on her face book page: “My kids can finally go home. […]

FAKE NEWS: GOVT RUBBISHES ALLEGATIONS OF VEHICLE PURCHASES AT MINISTRY OF HEALTH

FAKE NEWS: GOVT RUBBISHES ALLEGATIONS OF VEHICLE PURCHASES AT MINISTRY OF HEALTH

 12th December 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ministry of Health and Population is aware that there are some allegations that some of its senior officials have benefited from the disposal of some of its motor vehicles. These allegations have been made on social media channels to include Facebook and WhatsApp with no supporting evidence or […]

Malawi Qualifies For Second MCC

Malawi Qualifies For Second MCC

Malawi has qualified for the the second Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). This means that the country can get more money from the Compact. The Board met on Tuesday and approved Malawi’s eligibility for second Compact. MCC approved Malawi’s first eligibility recently allowing it to get 15.4 million US Dollars. What did we achieve with first […]

Sidik, Abida Mia Drum-up Support For Chakwera In Chikwawa Mkombezi And Nsanje

Sidik, Abida Mia Drum-up Support For Chakwera In Chikwawa Mkombezi And Nsanje

Abida Mia, accompaniedby her husband Sidik Mia, who is Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Vice-president,had a very busy weekend through whistle-stop tours from one constituency toanother in Chikwawa and Nsanje withsingle message of campaign that the party’spresident Lazarus Chakwera is theone to give hope for good development to thepeople of the two districts. She  told the […]

UN Delegation Commends Malawi For Commitment To Peacekeeping Efforts

UN Delegation Commends Malawi For Commitment To Peacekeeping Efforts

United Nations Under-Secretary General for Peace-keeping Operations Jean- Pierre Lacroix has expressed deep sadness and strongly condemned thekilling of six Malawian soldiers who were fighting armed militia called the Allied Democratic Forces in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Lacroix made the remarks in Lilongwe on Tuesday during an audience with President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika […]

Every District To Have 7 New Secondary Schools

Every District To Have 7 New Secondary Schools

Government through the Ministry of Education Science and Technology says every district will have at least seven new secondary schools from the 200 that have been earmarked for construction from early next year. Minister of Education Science and Technology Bright Msaka, announced the development Monday in Parliament when he presented a ministerial statement on the […]

UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations visits Malawi to honour six fallen Malawian peacekeepers

UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations visits Malawi to honour six fallen Malawian peacekeepers

Statement – 10th December 2018: The Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, will travel to Malawi on 11 December to attend a ceremony to honor the six Malawian peacekeepers killed in the joint United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) and the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of […]

Mangochi Chiefs Thank Mutharika For Infrastructure Development, Honoraria Increment

Chiefs in Mangochi on Saturday thanked President Prof. Peter Mutharika for various infrastructural developments government has implemented in the district and also for raising traditional leaders’ honoraria by 100 percent. Sultan Chowe expressed the gratitude during the commemoration of St. Martin’s Hospital’s 120 years of existence where Mutharika was in attendance. Chowe said with Mlambe […]

Malawi Adds 20 Megawatts From Zambia Into Grid

Malawi Adds 20 Megawatts From Zambia Into Grid

The Chipata-Mchinji 33 KV cross-border power supply line has been switched on. This means Malawi has added 20 megawatts to its grid, a development which is expected to improve electricity supply in the country. Kasungu, Mchinji, and part of Lilongwe districts are direct beneficiaries of the cross-border power supply line but other areas in the […]

WHY CHILIMA IS UNWORTHY OF BEING PRESIDENT

WHY CHILIMA IS UNWORTHY OF BEING PRESIDENT

Even though being President is probably Chilima’s biggest, lifelong aspiration, it appears that the so called ‘VP’ and leader of the UTM does not really have an accurate viewpoint on how a President should be, how he should behave and what is (and is not) expected of him. It almost looks like as if Chilima […]