Malawians Urged to Embrace Peace

Malawians Urged to Embrace Peace

Malawi government has called on Malawians to put aside political differences and promote peace. Minister of Sports, Youth and Culture, Francis Phiso made the call Tuesday when he presided over Martyrs Day commemoration in Nkhatabay on behalf of President Professor Peter Mutharika. “Let us keep peace and put aside out party differences and think of […]

Flames Start Local Camp

Flames Start Local Camp

Malawi National Football Team, the Flames local based players started training at the Mpira Stadium on Tuesday morning in preparation for back to back 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Qualifying matches against Burkina Faso later this month. Flames assistant Coach Lovemore Fazili said all the players have reported for duties and their response on […]

Europe Plants 3000 Trees in Dowa

Europe Plants 3000 Trees in Dowa

By Nellie Kanyemba Kapatuka,MANA As the Malawi Tree planting season continues, the European Union (EU) has planted over 3,000 trees at Mtsiliza village in Dowa district in its continued support to the country’s forestry sector. EU Deputy Ambassador to Malawi, Aurelie Valtat said environmental conservation is of paramount importance in order to create a sustainable […]

Mutharika Appreciates Construction Progress On Ntcheu Stadium

Mutharika Appreciates Construction Progress On Ntcheu Stadium

On his way to Blantyre on Monday, Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika stopped over at the construction site of Ntcheu Stadium to appreciate the progress of the work. This will be the eighth sports stadia to be constructed under the Mighty Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration following other stadiums in Kasungu, Karonga, Mulanje, Rumphi, […]

Minibus Drivers Blame HRDC Demos For Loss Of Business

Minibus Drivers Blame HRDC Demos For Loss Of Business

By Owen Zayambika, MANA Demonstrations that Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has been staging since August, 2019 are said to have resulted into damage of over 40 minibuses that commute between Lilongwe and Mchinji. A grouping known as Mchinji Drivers Association said in an interview on Monday that the commuter minibuses have had their wind […]

Rights Commissioners Challenged to Uphold the Law

Rights Commissioners Challenged to Uphold the Law

By Joseph Chikalipo, MANA Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs who is also Democratic Progressive Party’s vice president for eastern region, Bright Msaka S.C has urged the newly sworn-in commissioners for Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC) to be guided by the constitution in their endeavors. The new commissioners that are nine in total are as […]

Chanthunya Has Three Cases to Answer

Chanthunya Has Three Cases to Answer

By Synd Kalimbuka, MANA High Court in Zomba on Monday allowed amendment of charges in which the State applied on Misozi Chanthunya’s case. Reading the ruling on behalf of the Presiding Judge, Ruth Chinangwa, Justice Zione Ntaba said the Court has allowed amendments by the state to add two more charges including perjury and hindering […]

Islamic Relief Bails Out Disaster Survivors

Islamic Relief Bails Out  Disaster Survivors

By Leah Nyirenda, MANA Islamic Relief Malawi is set to contribute to improved living conditions and resilience of vulnerable communities in Traditional Authority Makata in Blantyre through a project dubbed ‘Integrated Action on Protection and Livelihoods of Flood-affected Population.’ Speaking during a District Executive Committee (DEC) meeting, the project’s coordinator, Hasina Ndeketa said the project […]

Church Urged to Fight Against Human Trafficking

Church Urged to Fight Against Human Trafficking

By Tione Andsen,MANA Malawi government through the Ministry of Homeland Security has urged Churches to use their structures to combat Trafficking in Person (TIP) in the country. Senior Deputy Secretary in the Ministry, Patricia Liabuba made the remarks Saturday at Cross Roads Hotel in Lilongwe during a briefing of women from Faith Institutions on the […]

Senior Chief Chikumbu Hails Government for Technical College

Senior Chief Chikumbu Hails Government for Technical College

By Doreen Mwangata, MANA Senior Chief Chikumbu of Mulanje District has hailed government for constructing a community technical college in her area, saying it will bring social economic transformation once completed. In an interview on Friday, Chikumbu said the college, being constructed by China Aid, will open doors for the youth in Mulanje and surrounding […]