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DPP operative ‘Ana achepa’ in car accident, accuses party of dumping him

An operative for covering Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) who puts number plates on his vehicles insulting the opposition has suffered injuries following an accident that happened this week when he was coming from a presidential function in Lilongwe. In a
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DPP operative ‘Ana achepa’ in car accident, accuses party of dumping him

An operative for covering Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) who puts number plates on his vehicles insulting the opposition has suffered injuries following an accident that happened this week when he was coming from a presidential function in Lilongwe. In a clip, circulating in various social media platforms, the  DPP supporter, only identified as Ana Achepa, […] The post DPP operative ‘Ana achepa’ in car accident, accuses party of dumping him appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

People in Neno stage violent protests

Some people at Zalewa in Neno on Saturday morning staged violent protests, blocking the ever busy M1 Blantyre-Lilongwe road with burning tyres and stones. Police had to come in to disperse the irate protesters, triggering running battles between the law enfor
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People in Neno stage violent protests

Some people at Zalewa in Neno on Saturday morning staged violent protests, blocking the ever busy M1 Blantyre-Lilongwe road with burning tyres and stones. Police had to come in to disperse the irate protesters, triggering running battles between the law enforcers and the protesters. The protesters are said to have been angered by the police […] The post People in Neno stage violent protests appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi wants more youth in agriculture, Nankhumwa meets German counterpart

Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development Kondwani Nankhumwa has emphasized the need to engage the youth in meaningful agriculture at a tender age, if Africa is to achieve food security in the near future, and particularly in the light of hig
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Malawi wants more youth in agriculture, Nankhumwa meets German counterpart

Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development Kondwani Nankhumwa has emphasized the need to engage the youth in meaningful agriculture at a tender age, if Africa is to achieve food security in the near future, and particularly in the light of high unemployment. The minister said this when he met the German Federal Minister of […] The post Malawi wants more youth in agriculture, Nankhumwa meets German counterpart appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Teachers go for sit in strike Monday

Learners in public schools might not have classes on Monday following a sit in which Teachers Union of Malawi (TUM) has a planned to force government to pay December salaries to some teachers and lecturers.   The teachers and lecturers in teachers traini
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Teachers go for sit in strike Monday

Learners in public schools might not have classes on Monday following a sit in which Teachers Union of Malawi (TUM) has a planned to force government to pay December salaries to some teachers and lecturers.   The teachers and lecturers in teachers training colleges were removed from the payroll for failure to submit their National […] The post Teachers go for sit in strike Monday appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Mutharika appoints DPP social media operative  as special assistant

President Peter Mutharika has appointed an ardent Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporter Mzuzu-based Julius Mithi  as his special assistant. This has happened just weeks after the government promoted the civil servant  to P4. Kamuzu Palace sources sai
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Mutharika appoints DPP social media operative  as special assistant

President Peter Mutharika has appointed an ardent Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporter Mzuzu-based Julius Mithi  as his special assistant. This has happened just weeks after the government promoted the civil servant  to P4. Kamuzu Palace sources said Mutharika has appointed Mithi amid concerns from DPP social media cadets that they are not fully rewarded for […] The post Mutharika appoints DPP social media operative  as special assistant appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Law expert exonerates ACB czar over quick arrests on judges bribery saga

A prominent law professor has backed Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) director general Reyneck Matemba for his decision not to bow down to public pressure to arrest suspects alleged attempts to bribe judges overseeing a legal challenge to the re-election last yea
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Law expert exonerates ACB czar over quick arrests on judges bribery saga

A prominent law professor has backed Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) director general Reyneck Matemba for his decision not to bow down to public pressure to arrest suspects alleged attempts to bribe judges overseeing a legal challenge to the re-election last year of President Peter Mutharika. South Africa-based Professor Danwood Chirwa said Matemba studied law and has […] The post Law expert exonerates ACB czar over quick arrests on judges bribery saga appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

MCP shackled with discord ahead of election case ruling—MP Mwalwanda admits

There is heightening conflict in the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) as two blocks have emerged over what will happen next—as far as the leadership hierarchy is concerned—ahead of the elections case ruling expected this month end. MCP, and th
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MCP shackled with discord ahead of election case ruling—MP Mwalwanda admits

There is heightening conflict in the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) as two blocks have emerged over what will happen next—as far as the leadership hierarchy is concerned—ahead of the elections case ruling expected this month end. MCP, and the UTM Party are challenging in the May 2019 presidential election, arguing it was marred […] The post MCP shackled with discord ahead of election case ruling—MP Mwalwanda admits appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi’s Joyce Banda among African leaders to launch counterfeit drug initiative

Former Malawi president Joyce Banda is among seven African heads of state in Lome, capital of Togo, participating in aa summit against fake drugs which is under the aegis of the Brazzaville Foundation an independent NGO based in London which Banda belongs. Th
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Malawi’s Joyce Banda among African leaders to launch counterfeit drug initiative

Former Malawi president Joyce Banda is among seven African heads of state in Lome, capital of Togo, participating in aa summit against fake drugs which is under the aegis of the Brazzaville Foundation an independent NGO based in London which Banda belongs. The two-day conference runs through Saturday and is expected to lead to a […] The post Malawi’s Joyce Banda among African leaders to launch counterfeit drug initiative appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawian mum-of-three takes own life in England

A Malawi citizen Mrs Sandra Padambo, mum-of-three was tragically found hanged by after she took her own life  at home Bradford in England. The family has confirmed  but said the matter is in the hands of British police. Padambo committed suicide on Wednesda
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Malawian mum-of-three takes own life in England

A Malawi citizen Mrs Sandra Padambo, mum-of-three was tragically found hanged by after she took her own life  at home Bradford in England. The family has confirmed  but said the matter is in the hands of British police. Padambo committed suicide on Wednesday and reportedly left a note. “ Police are dealing with the issue, […] The post Malawian mum-of-three takes own life in England appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Minister Nankhumwa attends high-level international food and agriculture conference in Germany

Malawi’s Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Kondwani Nankhumwa is in Berlin, Germany attending the 2020 Global Forum on Food and Agriculture scheduled to take place from January 16 to 18, 2020. On Friday, January 17, 2020 the min
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Minister Nankhumwa attends high-level international food and agriculture conference in Germany

Malawi’s Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Kondwani Nankhumwa is in Berlin, Germany attending the 2020 Global Forum on Food and Agriculture scheduled to take place from January 16 to 18, 2020. On Friday, January 17, 2020 the minister met the Strategic Advisor for Food and Land Use Coalition Ann Tutwiler and discussed the […] The post Minister Nankhumwa attends high-level international food and agriculture conference in Germany appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Drugs are killing Malawi youths, but why are we silent?

Area 47 in Lilongwe, Malawi, is slowly becoming another Tembisa, a location in Johannesburg, South Africa. In Tembisa, you have fiercely and dark corners that you can’t just peep your nose into. In these corners, you find fairly young people—mostly aged b
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Drugs are killing Malawi youths, but why are we silent?

Area 47 in Lilongwe, Malawi, is slowly becoming another Tembisa, a location in Johannesburg, South Africa. In Tembisa, you have fiercely and dark corners that you can’t just peep your nose into. In these corners, you find fairly young people—mostly aged between 10 and 25—sit in ecstasy, injecting themselves and some sniffing a strong intoxicating […] The post Drugs are killing Malawi youths, but why are we silent? appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

MBC comes under intense fire for describing HRDC as terrorist group

State controlled Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) has come under intense fire for describing the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) as a terrorist on its prime news bulletin. The tax payer money run broadcaster said this in connection with the highl
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MBC comes under intense fire for describing HRDC as terrorist group

State controlled Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) has come under intense fire for describing the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) as a terrorist on its prime news bulletin. The tax payer money run broadcaster said this in connection with the highly patronised protects marches in the country’s cities of Blantyre, Lilongwe, Zomba and Mzuzu. Malawians expressed […] The post MBC comes under intense fire for describing HRDC as terrorist group appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

HRDC demands K200m, apology from MBC for slander, gutter journalism

The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has demanded K200 million and a series of apologies from the Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) for describing the rights activists as a terrorist organisation in its 7pm prime time news bulletin. Wesley Mwafulir
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HRDC demands K200m, apology from MBC for slander, gutter journalism

The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has demanded K200 million and a series of apologies from the Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) for describing the rights activists as a terrorist organisation in its 7pm prime time news bulletin. Wesley Mwafulirwa of Kawelo Lawyers has written the MBC director general Aubrey Sumbuleta and news presenter Matilda Mkandawire […] The post HRDC demands K200m, apology from MBC for slander, gutter journalism appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

2 Jacaranda graduates win scholarships to Watson Institute in Colorado, USA

Clement Kammwamba and Reuben Salima, who graduated from Jacaranda Secondary School in 2017 with Malawi School’s Certificate of Education (MSCE), have flown out to the US on Friday, January 17 for a semester Accelerator Program at Watson Institute in Boulder
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2 Jacaranda graduates win scholarships to Watson Institute in Colorado, USA

Clement Kammwamba and Reuben Salima, who graduated from Jacaranda Secondary School in 2017 with Malawi School’s Certificate of Education (MSCE), have flown out to the US on Friday, January 17 for a semester Accelerator Program at Watson Institute in Boulder, Colorado. It’s an incredible opportunity for these two young men to attend high quality international […] The post 2 Jacaranda graduates win scholarships to Watson Institute in Colorado, USA appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi remains in political limbo as judgment day looms

As Malawi anxiously awaits the results of a Constitutional Court case that could nullify last year’s presidential election, popular resistance to President Peter Mutharika is growing more strident, precipitating the country’s worst political crisis since
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Malawi remains in political limbo as judgment day looms

As Malawi anxiously awaits the results of a Constitutional Court case that could nullify last year’s presidential election, popular resistance to President Peter Mutharika is growing more strident, precipitating the country’s worst political crisis since the return to democracy in 1994. The scars of the unrest are all too visible in Msundwe, a trading centre […] The post Malawi remains in political limbo as judgment day looms appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

National Bank of Malawi launches contactless card payment

National Bank of Malawi (NBM) plc Friday launched a new payment technology innovation called ‘Contactless payment’ where customers will not need to swipe or insert their cards when conducting payment transactions. NBM plc Head of Cards & e-Banking Wil
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National Bank of Malawi launches contactless card payment

National Bank of Malawi (NBM) plc Friday launched a new payment technology innovation called ‘Contactless payment’ where customers will not need to swipe or insert their cards when conducting payment transactions. NBM plc Head of Cards & e-Banking William Kaunda said in Blantyre that as market needs and trends keep changing, the bank will continue […] The post National Bank of Malawi launches contactless card payment appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Court convicts HRDC looters from Msundwe to 3 years jail term

Lilongwe First Grade magistrate’s court has sentenced five men to three years imprisonment with hard labour each for looting goods worth K23 million during the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)  anti-Jane Ansah protests in October last year. Lilo
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Court convicts HRDC looters from Msundwe to 3 years jail term

Lilongwe First Grade magistrate’s court has sentenced five men to three years imprisonment with hard labour each for looting goods worth K23 million during the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)  anti-Jane Ansah protests in October last year. Lilongwe police deputy spokesperson Foster Benjamin said the ruling was handed down on Friday. All the five suspects […] The post Court convicts HRDC looters from Msundwe to 3 years jail term appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Central Region Water Board staff issue fresh strike notice for heads to roll

Central Region Water Board (CRWB) could face a fresh wave of strike action  but its staff to force the removal directors of finance and administration and technical services  on the basis of poor performance. The CRWB director of finance and administration
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Central Region Water Board staff issue fresh strike notice for heads to roll

Central Region Water Board (CRWB) could face a fresh wave of strike action  but its staff to force the removal directors of finance and administration and technical services  on the basis of poor performance. The CRWB director of finance and administration Ernest Mtawali and director of technical services John Makwenda a re accused of  failing […] The post Central Region Water Board staff issue fresh strike notice for heads to roll appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

HRDC women desk drag police to court over Msundwe sexual violence

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) women wing  says it is dragging the Malawi Police Service to court after its failure to arrest and prosecute officers named as suspects  who allegedly raped women in and around Msundwe area along the Lilongwe-Mchinji
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HRDC women desk drag police to court over Msundwe sexual violence

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) women wing  says it is dragging the Malawi Police Service to court after its failure to arrest and prosecute officers named as suspects  who allegedly raped women in and around Msundwe area along the Lilongwe-Mchinji Road in October last year. Barbara Banda, women coordinator for HRDC  and also  chairperson of […] The post HRDC women desk drag police to court over Msundwe sexual violence appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Mzuni graduate Spark Liko features Nigeria’s TopKid in Nyenyezi

Up and coming singer Thomson Msiska aka Spark Liko Ndineyo projects has a great year ahead following the strides he has so far made in linking with fellow artists—both local and international—on collaborations. Spark Liko, a fresh education arts graduate
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Mzuni graduate Spark Liko features Nigeria’s TopKid in Nyenyezi

Up and coming singer Thomson Msiska aka Spark Liko Ndineyo projects has a great year ahead following the strides he has so far made in linking with fellow artists—both local and international—on collaborations. Spark Liko, a fresh education arts graduate from Mzuzu University (Mzuni), told Nyasa Times that his collaborating with TopKid, real name Chikwado Emodi from […] The post Mzuni graduate Spark Liko features Nigeria’s TopKid in Nyenyezi appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Demonstrators loot Central Poultry farms, millions worth chickens stollen

Demonstrators in Thursday’s Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)-led demonstrations  looted the Central Poultry 2000 Limited farms in Lilongwe and stole chickens and eggs worth over K40 million. According to CP Risk and Loss Control Manager Benson Chirw
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Demonstrators loot Central Poultry farms, millions worth chickens stollen

Demonstrators in Thursday’s Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)-led demonstrations  looted the Central Poultry 2000 Limited farms in Lilongwe and stole chickens and eggs worth over K40 million. According to CP Risk and Loss Control Manager Benson Chirwa, the demonstrators ransacked Mpingu Breeding and Msundwe Farms and went away with about 15, 000 breeder chickens. “They […] The post Demonstrators loot Central Poultry farms, millions worth chickens stollen appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

‘Thugs for hire’ behind the attacks on protesters, torching of car

Dozens of masked, panga-carrying men on Thursday caused problems at the end of Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)-led demonstrations in Blantyre when they attacked  people in a vehicle that was used in ferrying a public address (PA) system and burnt th
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‘Thugs for hire’ behind the attacks on protesters, torching of car

Dozens of masked, panga-carrying men on Thursday caused problems at the end of Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)-led demonstrations in Blantyre when they attacked  people in a vehicle that was used in ferrying a public address (PA) system and burnt the car along the Sanjika Road in Blantyre. The ‘thugs for hire’, known as the […] The post ‘Thugs for hire’ behind the attacks on protesters, torching of car appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Social media influencer takes on Matemba’s contradictions and confusions

Earlier this week, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) held a press briefing to inform the nation on matters surrounding the alleged attempt to bribe five High Court Judges assigned to the Presidential Elections Case. In this article, a social media influencer o
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Social media influencer takes on Matemba’s contradictions and confusions

Earlier this week, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) held a press briefing to inform the nation on matters surrounding the alleged attempt to bribe five High Court Judges assigned to the Presidential Elections Case. In this article, a social media influencer on legal matters, Lord Denning QB, offers a rebuttal to some of the remarks made […] The post Social media influencer takes on Matemba’s contradictions and confusions appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

HRDC gives ACB 72 hours to act on judges’ bribery saga: Activists vow more demos

The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)  has given  Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB)  director Reyneck Matemba 72 hours to disclose names of those who attempted to bribe  the five judges of the High Court of Malawi sitting as the Constitutional Court and
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HRDC gives ACB 72 hours to act on judges’ bribery saga: Activists vow more demos

The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC)  has given  Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB)  director Reyneck Matemba 72 hours to disclose names of those who attempted to bribe  the five judges of the High Court of Malawi sitting as the Constitutional Court and currently preparing judgement for the presidential election nullification petition case, arrest and take them to […] The post HRDC gives ACB 72 hours to act on judges’ bribery saga: Activists vow more demos appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi prepares to welcome SDA Church global leader

Malawi Union Conference of Malawi of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (SDA) says will share with their leader when he visits Malawi next month, only information on progress the church has made in different spheres of life in the country. Pastor Ted Wilson, wh
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Malawi prepares to welcome SDA Church global leader

Malawi Union Conference of Malawi of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (SDA) says will share with their leader when he visits Malawi next month, only information on progress the church has made in different spheres of life in the country. Pastor Ted Wilson, who is global leader of the SDA Church, will visit Malawi on […] The post Malawi prepares to welcome SDA Church global leader appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

‘Murdered’: Kottana Chidyaonga was poisoned with termik, Dzamalala autopsy findings quashes snake bite cover up

A forensic autopsy report done by expert Dr. Charles Dzamalala has concluded that 23-year-old Kottana Maria Chidyaonga of Lilongwe did not die after being bitten by a snake but rather from acute poisoning. Chidyaonga was claimed to have died following a snak
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‘Murdered’: Kottana Chidyaonga was poisoned with termik, Dzamalala autopsy findings quashes snake bite cover up

A forensic autopsy report done by expert Dr. Charles Dzamalala has concluded that 23-year-old Kottana Maria Chidyaonga of Lilongwe did not die after being bitten by a snake but rather from acute poisoning. Chidyaonga was claimed to have died following a snake bite at her boyfriend’s house in Lilongwe  and this was the theory most […] The post ‘Murdered’: Kottana Chidyaonga was poisoned with termik, Dzamalala autopsy findings quashes snake bite cover up appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Police arrest 3 suspects in Kottana’s termik death: Diana Bwagwanji stopped from flying out

Malawi police in Lilongwe have arrested Timothy Mtilisanje (28) , Gilbert Kamaliza (29) and Diana Bhagwanji (23) on suspicion that they had a hand in the death of  Kottana Chidyaonga. Lilongwe police station spokesperson  Sub Inspector Joseph Kachikho said
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Police arrest 3 suspects in Kottana’s termik death: Diana Bwagwanji stopped from flying out

Malawi police in Lilongwe have arrested Timothy Mtilisanje (28) , Gilbert Kamaliza (29) and Diana Bhagwanji (23) on suspicion that they had a hand in the death of  Kottana Chidyaonga. Lilongwe police station spokesperson  Sub Inspector Joseph Kachikho said the three were arrested on 14 January 2020 following a forensic autopsy report conducted and release […] The post Police arrest 3 suspects in Kottana’s termik death: Diana Bwagwanji stopped from flying out appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Police act on ‘Msundwe Forces’, HRDC vehicle burnt in Blantyre

Protesters in Lilongwe were stationed in one place near Kamuzu Central Hospital staging a protest within a protest after armed police in the Mchinji Road  barred people from Msundwe, Mpingu and M’bwatalika, who were meant to join the demonstrations in
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Police act on ‘Msundwe Forces’, HRDC vehicle burnt in Blantyre

Protesters in Lilongwe were stationed in one place near Kamuzu Central Hospital staging a protest within a protest after armed police in the Mchinji Road  barred people from Msundwe, Mpingu and M’bwatalika, who were meant to join the demonstrations in town. Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) national chairperson Timothy Mtambo told the demonstrators to remain […] The post Police act on ‘Msundwe Forces’, HRDC vehicle burnt in Blantyre appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

HRDC protests heighten political tensions ahead of Malawi election case ruling

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) activists have led Malawians in protests across the country’s cities to demand state action on  the alleged attempt to bribe judges presiding over the disputed presidential election case, Msundwe police-perpetrat
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HRDC protests heighten political tensions ahead of Malawi election case ruling

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) activists have led Malawians in protests across the country’s cities to demand state action on  the alleged attempt to bribe judges presiding over the disputed presidential election case, Msundwe police-perpetrated  sexual violence, heightening tensions before election case ruling  that is seen as critical to the country’s stability and development. The protests, […] The post HRDC protests heighten political tensions ahead of Malawi election case ruling appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Police arrest protester with lethal weapons for HRDC demos

Malawi Police in Lilongwe have arrested a protester with lethal weapons he was found with in cartons on his way to the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) sanctioned protests. Police say they are keeping in custody 43-year-old Richard Moyo who was found w
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Police arrest protester with lethal weapons for HRDC demos

Malawi Police in Lilongwe have arrested a protester with lethal weapons he was found with in cartons on his way to the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) sanctioned protests. Police say they are keeping in custody 43-year-old Richard Moyo who was found with 25 catapults, 17 stones and machaka, 11 knives among others. The law […] The post Police arrest protester with lethal weapons for HRDC demos appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Bishop Zuza remembered for his ‘truthfulness’, tombstone unveiled at St Peter’s Cathedral

Straight-talking and courageous Bishop Joseph Mukasa Zuza   has been described as a down-to-earth servant of God who lived for others, and always stood for the truth. During a fifth anniversary mass held at St Peter’s Cathedral in Mzuzu following his deat
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Bishop Zuza remembered for his ‘truthfulness’, tombstone unveiled at St Peter’s Cathedral

Straight-talking and courageous Bishop Joseph Mukasa Zuza   has been described as a down-to-earth servant of God who lived for others, and always stood for the truth. During a fifth anniversary mass held at St Peter’s Cathedral in Mzuzu following his death on January 15, 2015, Mzuzu Diocese leader, Bishop John Ryan, said Bishop Zuza […] The post Bishop Zuza remembered for his ‘truthfulness’, tombstone unveiled at St Peter’s Cathedral appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Mutharika heads to UK-Africa investment summit

President Peter Mutharika leaves Malawi on Friday for world’s first UK-Africa Investment Summit as the Constitutional Court is preparing to deliver  judgement for the presidential election nullification petition case, concentrating instead on luring invest
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Mutharika heads to UK-Africa investment summit

President Peter Mutharika leaves Malawi on Friday for world’s first UK-Africa Investment Summit as the Constitutional Court is preparing to deliver  judgement for the presidential election nullification petition case, concentrating instead on luring investment to the country. The UK will host the UK-Africa Investment Summit in London on 20 January 2020. Mutharika want to make […] The post Mutharika heads to UK-Africa investment summit appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Renowned telecom engineer Mtumbuka encourages Malawians to buy Airtel shares

One of the towering  figures in the telecom industry has cleared the mist on the Airtel largest Initial Public Offer (IPO) sale on the Malawi Stock Exchange (MSE), saying the telecom company is on the strong financial footing. Dr Mathews Mtumbuka, who worke
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Renowned telecom engineer Mtumbuka encourages Malawians to buy Airtel shares

One of the towering  figures in the telecom industry has cleared the mist on the Airtel largest Initial Public Offer (IPO) sale on the Malawi Stock Exchange (MSE), saying the telecom company is on the strong financial footing. Dr Mathews Mtumbuka, who worked for Airtel for eight years including one year at Airtel Rwanda and three […] The post Renowned telecom engineer Mtumbuka encourages Malawians to buy Airtel shares appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Law expert backs Matemba: Tells ACB to keep names in judges bribery attempt under wraps

Prominent South Africa-based Malawian law professor Danwood Chirwa has put his weight behind Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) decision to keep under wraps suspects’ names in the alleged judge bribery saga. Chirwa says the ACB director general Reyneck Matemb
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Law expert backs Matemba: Tells ACB to keep names in judges bribery attempt under wraps

Prominent South Africa-based Malawian law professor Danwood Chirwa has put his weight behind Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) decision to keep under wraps suspects’ names in the alleged judge bribery saga. Chirwa says the ACB director general Reyneck Matemba has been correct in his decision to shield the suspects names as of now. “He has been correct […] The post Law expert backs Matemba: Tells ACB to keep names in judges bribery attempt under wraps appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawian woman arrested at India airport for smuggling drugs

A Malawian woman identified as Mervis Steven Chiponde was arrested by India’s Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) for allegedly carrying methaqualone drug in the international market. According to Times of India report, he arrest was made at Delhi Air
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Malawian woman arrested at India airport for smuggling drugs

A Malawian woman identified as Mervis Steven Chiponde was arrested by India’s Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) for allegedly carrying methaqualone drug in the international market. According to Times of India report, he arrest was made at Delhi Airport on Monday as the Malawian woman was on her way to Mumbai to catch a flight to […] The post Malawian woman arrested at India airport for smuggling drugs appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.