Malawi Celebrate Over AfDB’s K12.5 billion Grant  

Malawi Celebrate Over AfDB’s K12.5 billion Grant   

  African Development Bank (AfDB) has granted Malawi Government with 12 million Units of Account (approximately K12.5 billion) towards Food Crisis Response Sector Budget Support. Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe said the money will be used for procuring maize to replenish the Strategic Grain Reserves (SGR) for immediate distribution to households […]

BEAM Beautifies Chitipa 

BEAM Beautifies Chitipa 

 Beautify Malawi  (BEAM) Trust  has commended Chitipa District Council for scaling up efforts  in improving hygiene and sanitation standards in the district. The commendation was made Saturday by BEAN Regional Coordinator for the North, Caroline Mfune during launch of a cleanup campaign organized by Chitipa District Council held at the Boma. Mfune presided over the launch on […]

Millennium Challenge Account Projects On Track In Malawi, As Three Energy Projects Go Beyond 50percent

Millennium Challenge Account Projects On Track In Malawi, As Three Energy Projects Go Beyond 50percent

Malawians should expect improved power transmission and distribution as three projects being implemented under the Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) are on track. Zilani Khonje, Communications and Outreach Director for MCA, told journalists in Lilongwe on Friday that some of the components within the three projects had gone beyond 50 per cent. Through MCA, Malawi is […]

Africa Disability Alliance Honours APM With Ambassadorial Country Status Award

Africa Disability Alliance Honours APM With Ambassadorial Country Status Award

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika today received an Ambassadorial Country Status Award courtesy of Africa Disability Alliance.This is a top civil society award, the only one of its kind in Africa. President Mutharika received the award when he was presiding over International Day of Persons with Disability at Luchenza in Thyolo District. This award is […]

APM Statement At The Commemoration Of The International Day For Persons With Disabilities

APM Statement At The Commemoration Of The International Day For Persons With Disabilities

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY PROF. ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA,PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI DURING THE COMMEMORATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AT LUCHENZA COMMUNITY CENTRE GROUND IN THYOLO SATURDAY, 3rd DECEMBER, 2016 We have gathered here today to commemorate the International Day for Persons with Disabilities. Our theme is “Achieving all the 17 goals for the future […]

The Cockpit Lounge: Malawi’s First VVIP Luxurious Club Opens Doors In Lilongwe

The Cockpit Lounge: Malawi’s First VVIP Luxurious Club Opens Doors In Lilongwe

Lilongwe welcomes to its socialite landscape an upmarket luxury club, The Cockpit Lounge located at Golden Peacock Hotel complex at City Centre. A media brief says The Cockpit Lounge is the first VVIP luxury club in Malawi with a unique and innovative entertainment night club. In tandem with its name tag, the club derives its […]

Proper Planning Essential In Making Agriculture Key To Growth Of Malawi Economy

Proper Planning Essential In Making Agriculture Key To Growth Of Malawi Economy

President Arthur Peter Mutharika says only proper planning and efficient implementation of all laid-down government policies on Agriculture are essential prerequisites for the long-term development of the country. Speaking when he launched the National Agriculture Policy (NAP) and National Irrigation Policy (NIP) in Lilongwe on Wednesday, President Mutharika diagnosed small thinking as a major problem […]

The Road To The Future Begins With Planning As Mutharika Launches National Agriculture And Irrigation Policies

The Road To The Future Begins With Planning As Mutharika Launches National Agriculture And Irrigation Policies

State President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika says Malawi needs to start making big plans for the agriculture sector in order to achieve bigger and better development. He said the country’s development has grown at a slow pace because some of the plans that have been made have made little progress. The President was speaking at […]