APM for industrialized Agriculture, Meets IFAD Vice President

APM for industrialized Agriculture, Meets IFAD Vice President

State President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika says his government has put in place policies and programs that will see Malawi shifting from subsistence farming to agriculture for industrialization. This transpired during an audience the president had with the visiting president of the international Fund for Agricultural Development(IFAD); Kanayo Nwanze at Kamuzu Palace in Lilongwe on […]

Mutharika, Lungu Hold Bilateral Talks: Malawi, Zambia Leaders Focus On Trade, Shire-Zambezi Waterway

Mutharika, Lungu Hold Bilateral Talks: Malawi, Zambia Leaders Focus On Trade, Shire-Zambezi Waterway

Malawi President Peter Mutharika and Zambia President Edgar Lungu on Tuesday held bilateral talks focusing on a range of  key issues including  boosting trade and progress on the actualization of the Shire Zambezi World In-land Port project, regional integration and Agriculture. Spokersperson for the Malawi leader, Mgeme Kalilani told Nyasa Times the two leaders discussed […]

Malawi’s First Lady Honoured Again: Invited To Open International Youth Conference In Kenya

Malawi’s First Lady Honoured Again: Invited To Open International Youth Conference In Kenya

The African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) has invited Malawi First Lady Dr. Gertrude Mutharika to be the key note speaker at a  youth pre-conference on Africa Health Agenda International Conference in Nairobi Kenya scheduled for March this year. AMREF extended the invitation through the organization’s Head of Fundraising and Partnerships for Africa Desta Lakew during […]

UNAIDS Celebrates Dr. Gertrude Mutharika’s OAFLA Presidency

UNAIDS Celebrates Dr. Gertrude Mutharika’s OAFLA Presidency

United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) Executive Director has hailed the appointment of Malawi First Lady Dr. Gertrude Mutharika as President of the Organisation of African First Ladies against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA). Speaking on Monday during an audience with Madam Mutharika, Michel Sidibe at the Mariot Hotel in Addisababa, Ethiopia said the Malawi First […]

Malawi President Commended For Flying Commercial To AU Summit

Malawi President Commended For Flying Commercial To AU Summit

Malawi President, Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on Sunday landed in Ethiopia on a scheduled commercial flight, attracting praise from economic and political experts in the country. Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika left Malawi for the African Union (AU) Heads of State and Government summit that will take place from January 30-31, 2017 at the African Union […]

Mail & Guardian Report Dubs Khato Civils As A New Frontier In Africa (Read Full Report Here)

Mail & Guardian Report Dubs Khato Civils As A New Frontier In Africa (Read Full Report Here)

Businessman Simbi Phiri has been criticised by his detractors for always taking risks — and going where angels fear to tread. But in an interview, Phiri shrugs off criticism of his style. Phiri, the highflying construction magnate and chairman of Khato Civils, is plotting his next move in conquering sub-Saharan Africa. The businessman revealed this […]

Malawi President Boards Commercial Flight For African Union Summit, Arrives Safely In Addis Ababa

Malawi President Boards Commercial Flight For African Union Summit, Arrives Safely In Addis Ababa

President Peter Mutharika on Sunday left for African Union (AU)  heads of State summit in Addiss Ababa, Ethiopia  boarding a commercial flight to get to his meeting. Last time Mutharika was on commercial flight  he  travelled to Malta for the Commonwealth Heads of State and Government Meeting (Chogm) but his 27-hour travel was rife with […]

OAFLA President Dr. Gertrude Mutharika Arrives In Addis Ababa, As President Mutharika Leaves This Afternoon

OAFLA President Dr. Gertrude Mutharika Arrives In Addis Ababa, As President Mutharika Leaves This Afternoon

First Lady of the Republic of Malawi Madame Dr. Getrude Mutharika has arrived in Addis Ababa the capital city of Ethiopia. Madame Mutharika who has just assumed the Presidency of the Organization of African First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA) is scheduled to attend the Steering Committee meeting of OAFLA on Sunday at the African Union […]