MHRC Urges Media To Safeguard Democracy

MHRC Urges Media To Safeguard Democracy

By Elizabeth Mandala Blantyre, May 27, Mana: Malawi Human Rights Commissioner (MHCR) Rev. Patrick Semphere has urged journalists to act professional during fresh presidential elections tentatively scheduled for June 23, 2020 in order to safeguard the country. He made the remarks during a press conference on Tuesday at Mount Soche Hotel in Blantyre. The conference […]

Madame Mutharika Takes Covid-19 Drive In Chiradzulu

Madame Mutharika Takes Covid-19 Drive In Chiradzulu

By Linda Likomwa Chiradzulu, May 27, Mana: First Lady Prof. Gertrude Mutharika Tuesday took time to brief traditional leaders and the elderly in Chiradzulu on the dangers of corona virus and how they could prevent the spread of the virus. Speaking at Magomero Community Technical College and Nmaka CCAP, the First Lady said traditional leaders […]

PressCane opens ethanol production season with prayers

PressCane opens ethanol production season with prayers

By Mc Donald Chapalapata, a Contributor Ethanol distiller, Press Cane Limited on Friday opened the 2020 ethanol production and sales season with prayers at its distillery in Chikwawa. Press Cane Limited Chief Executive Officer Dr. Christopher Guta said it was important for the company to start the ethanol production with prayers so as to thank […]

FDH Bank Supports ICAM in Covid 19 fight

FDH Bank Supports ICAM in Covid 19 fight

FDH Bank has supported the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Malawi (ICAM) Covid-19 Response efforts with a K2 Million donation. The donation will be part of a fund set up by the Malawi Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) that is leading the private sector initiatives, to address Covid-19 Response needs in the country. ICAM […]

Tonse Alliance Should Stop Personal Attacks- Govt

Tonse Alliance Should Stop Personal Attacks- Govt

Malawi government has asked opposition political parties under the banner Tonse Alliance to practice issue based campaign ahead of fresh presidential elections. Government Spokesperson, who is also Minister of Information and Civic Education, Mark Botomani, made the call through a press statement 26 of May 2020 made available to the publication. Botomani said government has […]

GIZ Donates Radios Worthy MK11 Million to Mangochi

GIZ Donates Radios Worthy MK11 Million to Mangochi

In an effort to fight fake news on Covid-19, the German Agency For International Cooperation (GIZ) on Tuesday donated radios worthy MK 11 Million to Mangochi district council. The solar panel radios 300 in total will be distributed to over  99 Village Committees to help them access information regarding the Covid-19  pandemic which has so […]

Fresh Presidential Polls Date Illegal- Experts

Fresh Presidential Polls Date Illegal- Experts

Legal experts in the country have questioned the conduct of Legal Affairs Committee of Parliament of setting date for the much awaited fresh presidential citing the decision as illegal. The Committee chaired by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Member of Parliament Kezzie Msukwa agreed to conduct the fresh presidential elections on 23 June without the issue […]

Legal Affairs Committee Chairperson Kezzie Msukwa An Anarchist

Legal Affairs Committee Chairperson Kezzie Msukwa An Anarchist

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Member of Parliament Kezzie Msukwa and his confused bunch of members in the Legal Affairs Committee of Parliament are anarchists! Msukwa summons Attorney General Kalekeni Kaphale for his views on the date for fresh elections. Kaphale gives them his advice as guided by the law. Because the advice does not suit […]

Lost Children Re-United With Parents After 20-Years

Lost Children Re-United With Parents After 20-Years

By Sarah Munthali Children who were fostered by the Social Welfare Office in 1997 and were allegedly given to an orphanage were reunited with their biological mother at an emotional ceremony on Monday in Mchinji. The boys who were One year and two years old were fostered by Social Welfare Office in Lilongwe and allegedly […]