Malawi Police Arrest ‘Bogus’ Police Officer

Malawi Police Arrest ‘Bogus’ Police Officer

By Daniel Namwini Lilongwe, August 4, Mana: Lingadzi Police Station has arrested Chikumbutso Jimmy James, 29, for impersonating a Public Officer working under Kanengo Police Station in Lilongwe. Lingadzi Police Station Spokesperson, Salome Zgambo told Malawi News Agency (Mana) Tuesday in Lilongwe that Police received a tip-off from well wishers that the suspect kept on […]

Fatal Road Accidents Irks Chitipa Police

Fatal Road Accidents  Irks Chitipa Police

By Bishop Witmos Chitipa, August 3, Mana: Police in Chitipa have urged Taxi Motorcycle Operators in the District to follow road traffic rules and regulations to avoid road accidents. Speaking Monday during training on Road Traffic Rules and Regulations District Based Motorcycle Taxi Operators, Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police who is Officer In- Charge for […]

Gwengwe Says Govt Ready to Support Small, Medium Enterprises

Gwengwe Says Govt Ready to Support Small, Medium  Enterprises

By Sylvester Kumwenda, Mana Minister of Trade Sosten Gwengwe says government is ready to support young Malawians who would venture into Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) by introducing regulations to protect these local productions on the market. He made the remarks Wednesday in Lilongwe when he announced the rolling out of the new Control […]

World Bank Pledges to Decorate Outstanding Councils

World Bank Pledges to Decorate Outstanding Councils

By Glory Msowoya, Mana As one way promoting proper district councils’ financial management, the World Bank has drawn in a challenge for outstanding councils to walk away with a special recognition. This comes against the background that most district councils have been in financial deep mismanagement scandals. However, to contain the past financial mismanagement, especially […]

Mia Assures Malawians to Reclaim Land Acquired Illegally

Mia Assures Malawians to Reclaim Land Acquired Illegally

By Solister Mogha Zomba, July 29, Mana: Deputy Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Abida Mia has made an assurance that government will get back all the land and plots that were acquired illegally and prosecute everyone involved in the illegal transaction. Speaking during a familiarization tour to Zomba City Council, the lands office […]

Govt to Set Up Job Centres

Govt to Set Up Job Centres

By Lydia Kalonde,MANA Minister of Labour and Vocational Training, Ken Kandodo has disclosed Government’s plan to set up job centres across the country in a bid to improve employment and job creation. The Minister said the exercise will start in all the major cities of Lilongwe, Blantyre, Zomba and Mzuzu and in the five municipalities […]

Over 300 Primary School Girls Get Married in Karonga

Over 300 Primary School Girls Get Married in Karonga

By Andrew Mkonda, MANA Karonga District Education Office says 343 primary school girls have married and 42 others are pregnant since the closure of schools in March due to Covid-19. Speaking in an interview, Karonga District Director of Education, Youth and Sports Sara Khozi Jere described the development as worrisome.  It is still unclear on […]

Kaliati Warns Against Bureaucracy in Government Offices

Kaliati Warns Against Bureaucracy in Government Offices

By Mary Makhiringa Balaka, July 27, Mana: Minister of Gender, Community Development and Social Welfare Patricia Kaliati, over the weekend warned senior government officers against abuse of their offices and fellow workers. Kaliati said it was disheartening to note that some senior officials in government departments ill treating their junior staff a situation she described […]

APM Aide Chisale In Cooler Once More…Mukhito In

APM Aide Chisale In Cooler Once More…Mukhito In

The Malawi Police Service in Lilongwe have re-arrested former president Peter Mutharika’s private bodyguard Norman Chisale. Chisale’s Lawyer Chancy Gondwe confirmed the re-arrest of his client in an interview. He said the reasons for the third arrest were not clear.    In related development, former state house arrested former State House chief of staff Peter […]