Journos Urged to Uphold Professional, Ethical Standards

Journos Urged to Uphold Professional, Ethical Standards

By Rodney Majawa Blantyre, May 3, Mana:  Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Malawi Chapter Chairperson, Tereza Ndanga, on Monday underscored the need for adherence to ethical standards among journalists countrywide. Ndanga made the call during this year’s World Press Freedom Day (WPFD) Panel Discussion held at Malawi Sun Hotel in Blantyre. This year’s WPF […]

ITSANANA: MCP Youth March Against Lazarus Chakwera’s Administration

ITSANANA: MCP Youth March Against Lazarus Chakwera’s Administration

The main governing Malawi Congress Party (MCP) youths are currently holding demonstration against President Lazarus Chakwera’s administration in the Capital City, Lilongwe. The youths are demanding the removal of the party’s Secretary General Eisenhower Mkaka, Presidential Executive Assistant Sean Kampondeni, State House Chief of Staff, Prince Kapondamgaga and Homeland Security Minister, who is also the […]

MCP Renames Mombera University to M’mbelwa

MCP Renames Mombera University to M’mbelwa

By Zenak Matekenya Mzuzu, November 9, Mana: Malawi Congress Party (MCP) administration has expressed its commitment to complete the construction of Mombera University which it says will be renamed to M’mbelwa University. Former President, Peter Mutharika laid a foundation stone for construction of the university in 2015. Speaking during a Weekly Presidential Diary Monday at […]

One Million Jobs Promise Impossible- State House

One Million Jobs Promise Impossible- State House

Malawi State House says it is practically impossible for Malawi government to employ one million youths within a space of one year. Director of Communications at State House, Sean Kampondeni was answering a question from a Journalist on Monday during a weekly briefing at Kamuzu Palace in Lilongwe. According to Kampondeni, government alone cannot create […]

Parliament Should Abort Abortion Bill- Catholic Priest

Parliament Should Abort Abortion Bill- Catholic Priest

As the newly proposed abortion laws continues to steer ‘emotional’ debate, a Roman Catholic Priest Reverend Father Carel Ernest Kafunsa, has appealed to Members of Parliament to reject the bill at all cost.   Fr. Kafunsa of St. Vincent de Paul, Mwangata Paris in the Archdiocese of Blantyre made the appeal in an interview on Friday […]

Chakwera to Meet Vincent Wandale Over ‘MUST Republic’

Chakwera to Meet Vincent Wandale Over ‘MUST Republic’

By Sylvester Kumwenda Lilongwe, September 14, Mana: President Lazarus Chakwera will this week meet representatives of the Peoples Land Organization (PLO) in order to hear their grievances on the cause they have been fighting for in regards to recurrent land issues in Thyolo and Mulanje. Executive Secretary and Assistant to the President, Sean Kampondeni, made […]

Nankhumwa Denies Holding ‘Secret Meeting’ With Chakwera

Nankhumwa Denies Holding ‘Secret Meeting’ With Chakwera

Leader of Opposition in Parliament Kondwani Nankhumwa has denied holding a secret meeting with Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera. On Monday, State House Director of Communications, Sean Kampondeni claimed that President Chakwera met Nankhumwa on Thursday last week at parliament in Lilongwe. “President Chakwera met with leader of opposition Kondwani Nankhumwa on Thursday after taking questions […]

Rwandan President Kagame Not Coming to Malawi

Rwandan President Kagame Not Coming to Malawi

Malawi government through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has dismissed a press statement circulating on social media alleging that Rwandan President Paul Kagame would visit the country. The fake statement signed by Presidential Secretary Sean Kampondeni indicated that Kagame would arrive in the Country on 20th August to hold a bilateral talk with President Lazarus […]