Total Lie, There Is No ‘Alleged’ Existence Of A Bill On Abortion-Says Information Minister Ndau

Total Lie, There Is No ‘Alleged’ Existence Of A Bill On Abortion-Says Information Minister Ndau

Government wishes to dismiss categorically claims that there is an Abortion Bill ready for debate in the National Assembly. The truth of the matter is that the Law Commission has developed a Report and made recommendations to Government to adopt a new law on abortion. Currently, the law on abortion is governed by the Penal […]

Speaker Richard Msowoya In Tractor-gate…PAC Probing Him

Speaker Richard Msowoya In Tractor-gate…PAC Probing Him

Speaker of Parliament, Richard Msowoya, faces a probe by Public Accounts Committee (Pac) of the House on his conduct in the controversial disposal of 100 tractors under India line of credit. Msowoya is among 68 businesspersons who purchased the farm machinery at give-away prices, according to findings of an investigation by office of Ombudsman. Pac […]

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 […]

Let’s Do away with Health Breaks, Speaker Richard Msowoya Proposes

Let’s Do away with Health Breaks, Speaker Richard Msowoya Proposes

Speaker of the National Assembly Richard Msowoya on Friday proposed that Parliament should consider doing away with the 30-minutes health breaks, saying the tradition is an avoidable time consumer. Malawi Parliament takes a 30 minutes break after every 2 hours of deliberations and according to Msowoya, the local House of Laws is probably the only one […]

President Mutharika Calls For Prayers For Good Rains And Bumper Harvest

President Mutharika Calls For Prayers For Good Rains And Bumper Harvest

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release 30th November, 2016 PRESIDENTIAL CALL FOR PRAYERS FOR GOOD RAINS AND BUMPER HARVEST For; The Bible says, ‘‘Again he prayed, and the heavens gave rain, and the earth produced its crops’’. James 5:18, New International Version (NIV), And; The Quran says, ‘‘He [Allah] will send down upon you the cloud, […]

Bombshell: Henry Kachaje Dresses Down MCP For Old Fashioned Bootlicking

Bombshell: Henry Kachaje Dresses Down MCP For Old Fashioned Bootlicking

MCP strategist and die-hard supporter Henry Kachaje on Wednesday tore apart the conduct of his party leader Lazarus Chakwera who uses women to dance for him wherever he goes. Writing on his Facebook page while on duty in Nairobi, Kachaje praised Kenyans for handling their meetings without politicians demanding praise singing from women. “I am […]

APM Speech At The Launch Of National Agriculture Policy And National Irrigation Policy

APM Speech At The Launch Of National Agriculture Policy And National Irrigation Policy

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY PROFESSOR ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI DURING THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE NATIONAL AGRICULTURE POLICY AND NATIONAL IRRIGATION POLICY AT THE BINGU INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE,LILONGWE   30th NOVEMBER, 2016. Your Excellency Madam Dr. Gertrude Mutharika, the First Lady of the Republic of Malawi; Right Honourable Dr. Saulos Claus Chilima,Vice President of […]

Turn Around Strategy: APM To Launch National Agriculture And Irrigation Policies

Turn Around Strategy: APM To Launch National Agriculture And Irrigation Policies

President Arthur Peter Mutharika will today Wednesday launch two key national blueprints that will guide Agriculture and Irrigation policy directions as the country moves towards full commercialization of the sector. The function will be held at the Bingu International Conference Centre (BICC) and is expected to bring together a cross section of policy makers ranging […]

Bingu’s Dream is On – Fuel Reserves Now Ready

Bingu’s Dream is On – Fuel Reserves Now Ready

National Oil Company of Malawi (Nocma) has confirmed that the strategic fuel reserves which have been under construction in all the three regions of the country are now ready to be commissioned and will start operations before the end this year. In September, Malawi government re-engaged the supplier and contractor of the reserves following a […]