Here We Go: EU, MEC Meet Stakeholders Ahead Of 2019 Elections

Here We Go: EU, MEC Meet Stakeholders Ahead Of 2019 Elections

  The European Union (EU) and the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) on Wednesday met stakeholders and party representatives to interact on the 2014 tripartite election findings ahead of 2019 elections. Briefing members of the media at the Bingu International Convention Centre (BICC) Team Leader for the Electoral Follow-up Mission, Birquitte Markussen said the EU observer […]

All Set For NSO Population Census Pilot Exercise

All Set For NSO Population Census Pilot Exercise

As one way of preparing for the 2018 National Malawi Population and Housing Census (MPHC), National Statistics Office (NSO) will from September 25 to October 15, this year carry out a pilot exercise in 10 districts. NSO Public Relations Officer, Kingsley Manda told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Tuesday, that the pilot phase is covering […]

Nkula A Power Plant To Start Functioning In July 2018…To Ease Power Blackouts Across Malawi

Nkula A Power Plant To Start Functioning In July 2018…To Ease Power Blackouts Across Malawi

Electricity Generation Company Malawi Limited (Egenco) says Nkula A power plant will start functioning in July 2018 following the overhaul rehabilitation and modernisation work that is underway at the power plant site. Acting Chief Maintenance Engineer, Bennie Chisuse disclosed this Tuesday at Nkula Hydro Power Plant site during a media tour for journalists from northern […]

Malawi Losing K23million Annually To Curb Illegal Immigration

Malawi Losing K23million Annually To Curb Illegal Immigration

The Immigration Department says the country is losing over K23 million annually in efforts to curb illegal immigration in the country. Speaking Friday at Mzuzu Magistrate Court during the sentencing of three men who aided 75 immigrants to enter the country, Northern Region Immigration Department prosecutor, Benjamin Gondwe said the money could be used to […]

Reverend Kadawati Urges Youths To Partake In Training Opportunities

Reverend Kadawati Urges Youths To Partake In Training Opportunities

Moderator for Mlombwa Church of the Central African Presbyterian (CCAP) of the Blantyre Synod has challenged youth in the church to take advantage of the vocational and technical training courses it is currently offering to develop their human capacities. Speaking during Sunday’s church service, Reverend McDonald Kadawati said it is important for the youth to […]

Inkosi Njolomole Installation Slated For Sept. 21

Inkosi Njolomole Installation Slated For Sept. 21

The Maseko Ngoni will on September 21 install Inkosi Njolomole IV as Traditional Authority (T/A) at Ziyembe Headquarters, Njolomole Village in Ntcheu district. Speaking in an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana), the Organizing Committee Chairperson Mulumuzana Kenneth Wiyo said it is in order in the Ngoni tradition to observe full year to the departed […]

Major Victory: Botswana Court Frees Malawian Tycoon’s Millions

Major Victory: Botswana Court Frees Malawian Tycoon’s Millions

Malawian-born businessman Simbi Phiri, who is based in South Africa, has realised a major victory in Botswana’s Lobatse High Court, which ordered the release of his R24 million that was frozen. Since April last year, Phiri had been under investigation by Botswana’s anticorruption unit, the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC), which falls under […]

Kasungu On Cloud Nine As Nankhumwa Officially Opens Magnificent Kasungu Stadium

Kasungu On Cloud Nine As Nankhumwa Officially Opens Magnificent Kasungu Stadium

Hundreds of people on Saturday flocked to the imposing and Magnificent newly built Kasungu Stadium to witness the official opening of the sports facility. Officially opening the stadium Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Kondwani Nankhumwa said the sports structure signifies efficient use of funds by the Kasungu Municipal Council. Said Nankhumwa: “There have […]

Fertilizer-gate: Rab Processors Limited Cornered For Selling Expired Fertilizer

Fertilizer-gate: Rab Processors Limited Cornered For Selling Expired Fertilizer

Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) has seized over 50 bags of expired fertilizer from Rab Processors Limited in Blantyre. MBS Director General Davlin Chokazinga said the Bureau raided the warehouse after receiving a tip from members of the general public that the company was planing to sell the expired fertilizer.The fertilizer, suspected to have expired […]