Malawi President Mutharika Addresses UN General Assembly: Urges The Global Village To Invest In Africans

Malawi President Mutharika Addresses UN General Assembly: Urges The Global Village To Invest In Africans

President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika addressed the UN General Assembly Wednesday afternoon with a message that focused on investing in African people to realise their potential in both national and global development. In the speech, President Mutharika zeroed in on the warped view of Africa that usually shapes the image of never-ending strife in the […]

UN Women Applaud APM For Championing Gender Equality

UN Women Applaud APM For Championing Gender Equality

The United Nations (UN) Women Solidarity Movement for Gender Equality says Malawi is on the right track in demonstrating commitment towards empowering women and young girls through elimination of all forms of violence directed at them. Executive Director for UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka said this Tuesday evening during a HeForShe gala dinner held at Sofitel […]

President Mutharika Meets MCC Chief Jonathan Nash….Commits To Invest More In Malawi’s Energy Sector

President Mutharika Meets MCC Chief Jonathan Nash….Commits To Invest More In Malawi’s Energy Sector

United States government’ Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) says its multi billion kwacha Millennium challenge compact grant to the government of Malawi remains set for completion in September next year. President Mutharika greeting MCC acting CEO Jonathan Nash in New York President Mtharika meeting with MCC acting CEO Jonathan Nash in New York Acting Chief Executive Officer for […]

Malawi’s Cancer Centre Project Hailed At UN As First Lady Addresses OAFLA Meeting On State Of Cancer

Malawi’s Cancer Centre Project Hailed At UN As First Lady Addresses OAFLA Meeting On State Of Cancer

The First Lady Madame Dr. Gertrude Mutharika says the construction of a cancer centre currently underway in Lilongwe is a major step in the right direction towards the national fight against different kinds of cancers in Malawi. Dr. Mutharika said this in New York United States of America during the 6th African First Ladies and […]

China To Construct Five Modern Community Technical Colleges

The People’s Republic of China will construct five modern community technical colleges to the tune of 100 million Chinese yen. This was disclosed on Monday during the signing ceremony of the implementation agreement for the China-aided project of Malawi community technical college in Lilongwe. Speaking at the ceremony, Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower […]

WFP Malawi Has New Country Director Benoit Thiry

WFP Malawi Has New Country Director Benoit Thiry

The United Nations (UN) World Food Programme (WFP) Malawi has a new Country Director, Benoit Thiry. Thiry replaces Coco Ushiyama who served WFP for four years. According to a press statement issued on Friday by WFP, Thiry presented his letters of credence to Malawi’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Dr. Emmanuel Fabiano, in […]

EU Backs Use Of National ID Card For Polls

EU Backs Use Of National ID Card For Polls

The European Union (EU) observer mission says the National ID card will be of great benefit to Malawians in many aspects of their lives including elections. Addressing members of the media in Lilongwe on Thursday, EU Follow-Up Mission (EFM) Leader, Birgitte Markussen said if completed successfully, the introduction of a national ID card would be […]

Malawi President Mutharika Off To 72nd UN General Assembly: To Deliver 12 Key-Note Speeches

Malawi President Mutharika Off To 72nd UN General Assembly: To Deliver 12 Key-Note Speeches

President Peter Mutharika Friday afternoon left the country to attend the forth coming 72nd United Nations General Assembly to be held in New York, United States of America from September 19 to 25. Mutharika left the country via Kamuzu International Airport. He will be attending the session which will be held under the theme “Focusing […]