Parliament Accused of Rushing to Amend Parliamentary, Presidential Elections Act

Parliament Accused of Rushing to Amend Parliamentary, Presidential Elections Act

Leader of the House Kondwani Nankhumwa accused Parliament of bulldozing and rushing to amend the Parliamentary and Presidential Elections Act and not the Constitution that set dates for the holding of fresh presidential polls. Nankhumwa told MBC that Parliament “bulldozed its way to put the order paper without giving time to debate the motion.” He […]

Billy Kaunda to Continue Supporting Government

Billy Kaunda to Continue Supporting Government

An Independent Member of Parliament for Mzimba West Constituency, Billy Kaunda has vowed to continue supporting governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) development agendas. Kaunda made the comments recently after moving from government to independent side in parliament. “My moving to independent benches does not mean that I will be supporting everything against the government. I […]

Malawi Coaches Urged to Embrace Technology

Malawi Coaches Urged to Embrace Technology

The Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has urged Elite League coaches to embrace the use of technology in their coaching as one way of improving the game in Malawi. FAM President Walter Nyamilandu said this on Monday when he officially opened a two-day refresher coaching course for Super League and Senior National team coaches at […]

Hindu Faith Community Donates to Flood Victims

Hindu Faith Community Donates to Flood Victims

By Stanley Nkhondoyachepa The Hindu Faith Association donated assorted relief items worth over K2.7 million to flood hit survivors at a function that took place at Nkhotakota district council offices on Sunday. Speaking after donating the items, chairperson for the Lilongwe based association, Pramod Kalaria said they felt duty bound to support and help reduce […]

Govt Commends Airtel Malawi for Listing on Stock Exchange

Govt Commends Airtel Malawi for Listing on Stock Exchange

Malawi’s Minister of Information and Communications Technology, Mark Botomani, has commended Airtel Malawi for being listed on Malawi Stock Exchange (MSE). Botomani was speaking on Monday during Breakfast to mark the official listing of Airtel Malawi into the Malawi Stock Exchange. In his remarks, Botomani commended Airtel for contributing positively towards the social-economic development of […]

Poly Students Launch Banking Society

Poly Students Launch Banking Society

By Steven Godfrey Mkweteza The faculty of commerce at the Malawi Polytechnic in Blantyre has launched the society of student for banking and finance (SSOBAF) in a bid to bring about visibility and ethical development among the prospective employers and the students in the banking and financing sectors. Launching the student society in Blantyre, the […]

Govt to Electrify Four Centers in Mangochi

Govt to Electrify Four Centers in Mangochi

Four villages namely Kanyenda, Nakhwali, Nkope and Kanyeka in Mangochi district are soon to get Electricity connection through the Malawi Rural Electrification Program (MAREP). The program is implemented in the Department of Energy Affairs under the Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining. Speaking when he visited the villages, Minister responsible for Natural Resources Energy […]

Ma Blacks to Perform at St Paul Seminary Alumni Fundraiser

Ma Blacks to Perform at St Paul Seminary Alumni Fundraiser

Malawi’s reggae kings the Black Missionaries will perform during St Paul Seminary Alumni Association Fundraising show on 28 February 2020 at Davido Lounge in Mangochi district. According to the Publicity Secretary for the Alumni, Luke Chimwaza the Alumni  want to raise over K 10 Million which will be channeled towards development activities at the school. […]

DPP MP Chipungu Donates Bicycles to Thyolo Chiefs

DPP MP Chipungu Donates Bicycles to Thyolo Chiefs

Mighty Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Member of Parliament for Thyolo South West Chimwemwe Chipungu has donated 73 bicycles to traditional leaders in his Constituency. One of the beneficiaries Group Village Chagunda said the bicycle will ease her mobility in reaching out to her subjects. “It was not easy for me to reach out to my […]

UTM Undecided On Electoral Alliance

UTM Undecided On Electoral Alliance

The opposition United Transformation Movement (UTM) leader Saulos Chilima on Saturday said Party’s National Executive committee is yet to make a decision on whether to go for a political alliance or not ahead of fresh elections. Dr. Chilima, who is also country’s vice president, was speaking during a political rally held at Masintha Ground in […]