All Set For WABAM Annual General Meeting

All Set For WABAM Annual General Meeting

Weight Lifting and Body Building Association of Malawi (Wabam) will next month hold its elective annual general meeting (AGM) after failing to hold it for the past 12 years. Wabam’s General Secretary Harlod Mwayang’ana confirmed in an interview Wednesday that the association has sorted out the problems it had and that it is now set […]

Commonwealth to Support Malawi’s Vision for Development

Commonwealth to Support Malawi’s Vision for Development

The Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC) has announced plans to support Malawi’s vision for development by investing in priority areas that would move the country to prosperity. President Prof Arthur Peter Mutharika held an audience with CDC in London on Thursday where the announcement was made. CDC Chairman, Graham Wrigley told Malawi News Agency (MANA) in […]

Mutharika Speaks Against Political Tension

Mutharika Speaks Against Political Tension

President Arthur Peter Mutharika has called on political leaders and Malawians in general to desist from causing unrest and instigating tension saying it is detrimental in attracting potential investors. Mutharika made the call Sunday in Lilongwe on arrival from London, United Kingdom (UK) where he attended the UK–Africa Investment Forum. The summit brought together business […]

Government Worried With Human Trafficking

Government Worried With Human Trafficking

Government has expressed concern over continued growing problem of Trafficking in Persons in the country. The Minister of Homeland Security, Nicholas Dausi made the observation Monday when he opened a two day Session of the First Series of Malawi Government Training of Resource Persons and Trainers on the Application of Trafficking in Persons Act (2015)at […]

Mutharika Dismayed By Alleged Judges’ Bribery Attempt

Mutharika Dismayed By Alleged Judges’ Bribery Attempt

Lawyers representing President Arthur Peter Mutharika in the Presidential Elections Case currently pending judgment at the constitutional court say their client is dismayed by the alleged attempt to bribe judges presiding over the case. The lawyers said this in a press statement released Saturday afternoon and signed by Samuel Batson Tembenu (SC), who is one […]

Lulu Tips Up-And-Coming Artists On Raising Profile

Lulu Tips Up-And-Coming Artists On Raising Profile

BY IREEN KAYIRA, MANA Lilongwe based artist Lawrence Khwisa popularly known as Lulu has advised up-and-coming artists to use events which they are invited to as a platform for showcasing their talent rather than for making money. Lulu was commenting on what a Blantyre based up-and-coming artist Atikonda Kamowa said recently that young artists are […]

MBC Settles Loyalties Bill For Musicians

MBC Settles Loyalties Bill For Musicians

The tax-payer funded Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) has paid K51 million in loyalties to Copyright Society of Malawi (COSOMA) for musicians who have had their music played on the corporation’s two radio stations. Of late, there has been disagreement between MBC and Musicians Union of Malawi (MUM) over loyalty arrears amounting to K164 million which […]

Chimulilenji Calls For Unity Of Purpose

Chimulilenji Calls For Unity Of Purpose

Vice-President Everton Chimulilenji has called for unity of purpose to ensure continued development of the country. Chimulilenji made the call on Saturday during a development mass rally at Nsenjere Primary School ground in the area of Paramount Chief Lundu in Chikwawa District. The Vice-President said the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration has earmarked a number […]

Police In Church Peace Building Campaign

Police In Church Peace Building Campaign

As the country awaits court ruling on the presidential election case,Officer In-Charge for Balaka Police, Maximus Bakali on Sunday underscored the need for communities in the district to safeguard the existing peace and security that the district was enjoying. Bakali said violence and destruction of both government and other people’s property will only make Balaka […]

UNDOC to Train 1,000 Officers In Curbing Trafficking

UNDOC to Train 1,000 Officers In Curbing Trafficking

United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC) has disclosed that by January 2021, over 1,000 law enforcement and protection officers would be trained to help in reducing cases of trafficking in persons in the country. UNODC National Project Officer, Maxwell Matewere made the remarks Monday during the Opening Session of the First Series of […]