National

Zimbabwean Woman Caught In Possession Of 2kgs Of Cocaine At Dedza Border Post

Zimbabwean Woman Caught  In Possession Of 2kgs Of Cocaine At Dedza Border Post

A Zimbabwean woman was on Tuesday caught in possession of approximately 2kg cocaine at Dedza Border Post as she attempted to get it across in a South Africa-bound bus, Police have confirmed. Dedza Police Spokesperson, Sergeant. Edward Kabango, identified the suspect as Similo Ndlovu, aged 36, and that she was rounded up during routine search […]

MEC Is Straggling To Pay June Salaries For Temporary Staffs

MEC Is Straggling To Pay June Salaries For Temporary Staffs

The Malawi Electoral Commission is not clear on when it will pay all temporary staffs their June salaries as the Treasury has not released funding meant for their salaries. District Elections Coordinators, Constituency Returning Officers, Drivers, ICT Data Entry Clerks, Stringers, Constituency Civic and Voter Education Assistants and Warehouse Clerks in the just ended tripartite […]

Girls’ Education Rights Campaigners Date Mulanje Councilors

Girls’ Education Rights Campaigners Date Mulanje Councilors

Campaign for Female Education (Camfed) on Wednesday sorted the hands of newly sworn-in Ward Councilors in Mulanje, its ongoing efforts to multiply girl child’s chances in accessing education. Camfed Mulanje District Committee Chairperson, Gossam Mafuta made the call on Wednesday during an interface with the local council representatives which among other objectives was aimed at […]

AMECEA Hunting for Tarcizio Ziyaye’s Successor

AMECEA Hunting for Tarcizio Ziyaye’s Successor

By the end of today, Wednesday, the Association for Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) will have to identify the successor of Malawian born Arch Bishop Tarcizio Ziyaye as chairperson of the regional catholic grouping. Reverend Fr. Chrisantus Ndaga Coordinator for AMECEA Social Communications in a press conference held on Tuesday evening at Bingu […]

Institute for War & Policy Reporting Splashes Ipads to Journalist

Institute for War & Policy Reporting Splashes Ipads to Journalist

The institute for War and Policy Reporting (IWPR) on Monday night presented state of the art mini Ipads to three Blantyre based journalist, worth over MK300 thousand each. Prior to the election, the organisation with funding from National Democratic Institute (NDI) and USAID introduced a writing competition on issue based election and reporting. According to […]

Form Four Graduates in Ntcheu to Acquire Free Computer Lessons

Form Four Graduates in Ntcheu to Acquire Free Computer Lessons

As youths finish their Malawi school leaving certificate examinations, Premium Technologies based in the Eastern region district of Ntcheu is offering free computer lessons in an effort to keep them busy as they wait for results. Managing director for Premium technologies Peter herbert said that examination results usually take long to come out, thereby forcing […]

AMECEA Contemplates Letting Catholic Sisters to Run Its Universities

AMECEA Contemplates Letting Catholic Sisters to Run Its Universities

Right Reverend Martin Mtumbuka says time has come for the church in AMECEA region to start assigning its Catholic Sister’s in high positions of managing its institutions of higher learning. This was when the Bishops were reflecting on the importance and urgency of Catholic Universities during their on going deliberations currently under way at Bingu […]

Japan Pumps in MK2 billion for Masauko Chipembere Highway’s Yanakis-Illovo Segment

Japan Pumps in MK2 billion for Masauko Chipembere Highway’s Yanakis-Illovo Segment

Japan has agreed to provide financial support worth over MK2 billion for the completion of the last phase of Masauko Chipembe Highway, in Blantyre. In the initial Memorandum of Understanding entered by the two governments, Malawi was supposed to fund construction works of the last phase from. Chief Executive Officer for Blantyre City Council Emmanuel […]

Youth NGOs Partner Unima Students Union in Anti- climate Change Drive

Youth NGOs Partner Unima Students Union in Anti- climate Change Drive

The National Youth Network on Climate Change (NYNCC) has appealed to Malawi youths to take part in fighting climate change. NYNCC Programme Officer Dominic Nyasulu was speaking in Lilongwe during a half day training workshop which drew participants from various Union Presidents from Universities with funding from Global Green Grants Fund. Nyasulu said youths are […]

1 2 3 273