MEC Insists Mutharika Won Presidential Polls

MEC Insists Mutharika Won Presidential Polls

By Morton Sibale Lawyers for the first and second petitioners in the on-going high profile presidential elections case on Wednesday finished cross-examining second witness for the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC), Henzly Munkhondya. Munkhondya, who is the Director of Elections Services at MEC, among others, admitted to court that the electoral body considered results that had […]

Impacts Of Climate Change Reversible- Mutharika

Impacts Of Climate Change Reversible- Mutharika

By Fostina Mkandawire, MANA Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on Tuesday expressed optimism that devastating impacts of climate change can be reversed by following control measures put in place. Mutharika made the remarks on arrival at Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe from this year’s 25th Session of the Conference of Parties (CoP 25) to the United […]

Former Cabinet Minister Chazama Appointed Malawi Ambassador to Ethiopia

Former Cabinet Minister Chazama Appointed Malawi Ambassador to Ethiopia

By Thumbiko Nyirongo Malawi President Professor Peter Mutharika has appointed former cabinet Minister Cecilia Chazama as Malawi Ambassador to Ethiopia and the African Union (AU). According to a statement released on Tuesday signed by the Chief Secretary to the government, Lloyd Muhara the appointment is with immediate effect. President Professor Mutharika has also appointed Khwauli […]

Mutharika Pleads For Financial Support to Fight Climate Change

Mutharika Pleads For Financial Support to Fight Climate Change

By McCarthy Mwalwimba, in Madrid, Spain President Arthur Peter Mutharika has pleaded with developed countries to assist Malawi and other least developed countries (LDCs) with financial and technological assistance to fight climate change. President Mutharika was speaking Monday in Madrid, Spain during the 25th Session of the Conference of Parties (CoP 25) to the United […]

Climate Change Enemy to Social-Economic Development- Mutharika

Climate Change Enemy to Social-Economic Development- Mutharika

By Thumbiko Nyirongo Malawi President Professor Peter Mutharika says the effects of climate change are negatively affecting the social-economic development of the country and the world at large. President Professor Mutharika made the sentiments on Monday as he was addressing the United Nations Climate Change Summit in Madrid, Spain. In his powerful address, the Malawian […]

Mutharika Appoints Mzati Nkolokosa As New Director Of Information

Mutharika Appoints Mzati Nkolokosa As New Director Of Information

Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, has appointed Mzati Nkolokosa as Director of Information in the Ministry of Information, Civic Education and Communications Technology. According to a letter signed by Chief Secretary to Government, Lloyd Muhara, Nkolokosa’s appointment is with effect from 15th November, 2019. A seasoned journalist and communications specialist,Nkolokosa is expected to lead […]

Carbon Tax to Fight Against Climate Change- Kutsaira

Carbon Tax to Fight Against Climate Change- Kutsaira

By McCarthy Mwalwimba in Spain, MANA Minister of Energy, Natural Resources and Mining Binton Kutsaira has said newly introduced Carbon Tax is part of Malawi’s contributions to the fight against climate change and its effects, therefore, people should not be worried. The Minister was speaking Friday to Malawian journalists in Madrid, Spain ahead of 25th […]

Mutharika Arrives in Spain to Address UN Climate Change Conference

Mutharika Arrives in Spain to Address UN Climate Change Conference

By McCarthy Mwalwimba in Spain, MANA MalawiPresident Prof. Peter Mutharika Friday arrived in Madrid, Spain to attend 25th Session of the Conference of Parties (CoP 25) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) starting on Monday. On arrival President Mutharika was welcomed by Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Francis Kasaila, […]

Mutharika Off to Spain For UN Climate Change Conference

Mutharika Off to Spain For UN Climate Change Conference

By Manasse Nyirenda Malawi President Peter Mutharika has today left the country for Madrid in Spain to attend the United Nations climate change conference. Addressing the media before departure at the Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe, Mutharika said he would speak on the adverse effects of climate change such as global warming on least developed […]