Transport Minister Jooma Launches Multi-Billion Road Projects in Chiradzulu

Transport Minister Jooma Launches Multi-Billion Road Projects in Chiradzulu

By Memory Chatonda Chiradzulu May 25, Mana:  Minister of Transport and Public Works, Ralph Jooma has described the launching two road construction projects in Chiradzulu as a milestone to ease transportation problems the district was facing. He said the project is expected to link outlying areas of Chiradzulu South Constituency to the country’s major cities […]

Malawi President Mutharika Wishes Muslims Happy Eid – Ul- Fitr

Malawi President Mutharika Wishes Muslims Happy Eid – Ul- Fitr

Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on Sunday extended his best wishes to all Muslim brothers and sisters as they celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the end of the fasting and prayer month of Ramadan. Mutharika extended the best wished through a statement signed by State House Press Secretary Mgeme Kalilani. “I commend Muslims for engaging […]

Ntcheu Stadium Project to Meet September Deadline

Ntcheu Stadium Project to Meet September Deadline

By Maston Kaiya, MANA The deadline for the construction of a 20,000 capacity Ntcheu Sports Stadium still remains September, 2020 despite the Covid-19 threat that has affected the whole world. Plem Construction Limited, Project Manager, Ajai Mohen made the revelation on Wednesday when the Minister of Transport and Public Infrastructure together with officials of the […]

Presidential Task Force On Covid-19 Tips Politicians

Presidential Task Force On Covid-19 Tips Politicians

By Ireen Kayira The Presidential task force on Covid 19 has encouraged political parties to use a different approach when conducting campaign rallies to fight Covid-19. Since the campaign period was launched for the fresh elections, there has been high numbers of people patronising the rallies posing a threat to the spread of Covid-19. Speaking […]

Mutharika Accepts Ansah’s Resignation

Mutharika Accepts Ansah’s Resignation

Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has accepted the resignation of Justice Dr. Jane Ansah as Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson. Presidential Press Secretary, Mgeme Kalilani confirmed the development on Friday in an interview with state news agency. Justice Dr. Ansah on Thursday told Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) that she will be leaving the commission […]

Chiefs Told To Be Non Partisan Ahead of Fresh Polls

Chiefs Told To Be Non Partisan Ahead of Fresh Polls

By Kenneth Mkandawire The National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Trust has appealed to Chiefs in Nkhata-Bay district to be non-partisan ahead of the fresh presidential elections slated for 23 June. The Civic Education Officer for the Trust (NICE), Lucy Kalua made the plea in an interview Friday saying the notion is significant more especially […]

Malawi Govt Launches Emergency Radio Education Programme

Malawi Govt Launches Emergency Radio Education Programme

By Mwayi Gowelo Blantyre, May 21, Mana: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology in collaboration with UNICEF has launched an Emergency Radio Education Program (EREP) to allow students continue with their studies at home while schools are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking to the media on Wednesday, the portfolio’s minister, William Susuwele Banda […]

NBM Plc Urges Customers to Unlock Their Potential

NBM Plc Urges Customers to Unlock Their Potential

By Mc Donald Chapalapata, a Contributor National Bank of Malawi (NBM) plc has launched ‘unlock your potential’ campaign where the bank engages various professionals to offer advice and counsel to customers and the general public in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. NBM plc Marketing and Corporate Affairs Manager Akossa Hiwa said in an interview […]

Zambian Arrested in Malawi for Chopping Toe Of An Albino

Zambian Arrested in Malawi for Chopping Toe Of An Albino

By Aliko Munde Mzimba, May 21, Mana: Mzimba Police has arrested Moffat Manda, a Zambian National who was at large after allegedly chopping off the toe of a 92-year-old woman with albinism, Tafwauli Ngoma in Mzimba District on February 15, 2020. Moffat Manda, Eliyah Mwandira and Fumu Nyirenda allegedly attacked Ngoma when she was making […]

MHRC For Equal Media Access To Political Parties

MHRC For Equal Media Access To Political Parties

By James Mwale Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC) Tuesday engaged Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) and Ministry of Information, Civic Education and Communications Technology, urging them to ensure broadcasters adhere to responsibility and moral ethics ahead of the forthcoming fresh presidential election. After the interface which took place at Bingu International Convention Centre (BICC) in […]