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Govt appoints new Financial Intelligence Authority director general

Government has appointed chief state advocate as the director general of Financial Intelligence Authority (FIU). She is Jean Phillipo Priminta. Chairperson for Public Appointments Committee of Parliament, Joyce Chitsulo has confirmed that her committee has sc
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Govt appoints new Financial Intelligence Authority director general

Government has appointed chief state advocate as the director general of Financial Intelligence Authority (FIU). She is Jean Phillipo Priminta. Chairperson for Public Appointments Committee of Parliament, Joyce Chitsulo has confirmed that her committee has scheduled a confirmation hearing on Thursday next week  .  Priminta  is currently the Chief State Advocate and Head of Asset […] The post Govt appoints new Financial Intelligence Authority director general appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Lilongwe woman wins K100 million in Premier Bet Aviator

Barely a week after a Lilongwe-based taxi businessman won K45 million through PremierBet Jackpot, lady luck has also smiled on a Salon operator, Mercy Phiri who has won K100 million in Aviator game. The 22-yeard old could not believe that her two separate bet
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Lilongwe woman wins K100 million in Premier Bet Aviator

Barely a week after a Lilongwe-based taxi businessman won K45 million through PremierBet Jackpot, lady luck has also smiled on a Salon operator, Mercy Phiri who has won K100 million in Aviator game. The 22-yeard old could not believe that her two separate bets for K220 and K280 unlocked her betting fortune. Phiri, a mother […] The post Lilongwe woman wins K100 million in Premier Bet Aviator appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Tobacco sales fetch US$26m from 13m kgs sold so far; Best auction prices being offered at US$2/kg

Eight weeks since the opening of this year’s tobacco marketing season on March 31, more than 13 million kilograms had been sold as of Wednesday May 18 in the country’s four floors combined — generating US$26 million. At a press briefing held today, Frid
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Tobacco sales fetch US$26m from 13m kgs sold so far; Best auction prices being offered at US$2/kg

Eight weeks since the opening of this year’s tobacco marketing season on March 31, more than 13 million kilograms had been sold as of Wednesday May 18 in the country’s four floors combined — generating US$26 million. At a press briefing held today, Friday at Mount Soche Hotel in Blantyre, Tobacco Commission Chief Executive Officer, […] The post Tobacco sales fetch US$26m from 13m kgs sold so far; Best auction prices being offered at US$2/kg appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Chakwera leaving for World Economic Forum this evening

Malawi President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera will at 19:00 depart for Davos, Switzerland, where he is expected to attend the 2022 World Economic Forum Annual General Meeting scheduled to take place from 21-25 May 2022. A press release from the Ministry of F
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Chakwera leaving for World Economic Forum this evening

Malawi President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera will at 19:00 depart for Davos, Switzerland, where he is expected to attend the 2022 World Economic Forum Annual General Meeting scheduled to take place from 21-25 May 2022. A press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs states that President Chakwera has been invited to the meeting in […] The post Chakwera leaving for World Economic Forum this evening appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Chakwera directs PDU, Trade and Industry Ministry and MITC to conduct Private Sector Labs

Malawians are set to witness the first ever Private Sector Labs following the directive President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera has issued to the Presidential Delivery Unit (PDU). Chakwera has directed that PDU, in collaboration with the Ministry of Trade an
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Chakwera directs PDU, Trade and Industry Ministry and MITC to conduct Private Sector Labs

Malawians are set to witness the first ever Private Sector Labs following the directive President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera has issued to the Presidential Delivery Unit (PDU). Chakwera has directed that PDU, in collaboration with the Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Malawi Investment Trade Centre (MITC) should conduct these labs in June 2022. […] The post Chakwera directs PDU, Trade and Industry Ministry and MITC to conduct Private Sector Labs appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

MF dates Malawi on monetary reforms

Finance minister Sosten Gwengwe has announced that the Chakwera led-administration will engage the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to lay down its monetary reforms agenda. Speaking at a press conference in Lilongwe, which was conducted jointly with Reserve
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MF dates Malawi on monetary reforms

Finance minister Sosten Gwengwe has announced that the Chakwera led-administration will engage the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to lay down its monetary reforms agenda. Speaking at a press conference in Lilongwe, which was conducted jointly with Reserve Bank of Malawi, Gwengwe said: “IMF is coming to Malawi for the negotiation on whether our reforms agenda […] The post MF dates Malawi on monetary reforms appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Presidential taskforce impressed with Covid-19 projects in education sector

The Presidential Taskforce on Covid-19—constituted to oversee the national response against the pandemic—has described as “fulfilling and satisfying” the Covid projects being implemented in the education sector, with the guidance of the education clus
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Presidential taskforce impressed with Covid-19 projects in education sector

The Presidential Taskforce on Covid-19—constituted to oversee the national response against the pandemic—has described as “fulfilling and satisfying” the Covid projects being implemented in the education sector, with the guidance of the education cluster under the taskforce Co-Chairperson for the taskforce, Dr. Wilfred Chalamila-Nkhoma, made the remarks when he inspected Kwakupokera Community Day Secondary School […] The post Presidential taskforce impressed with Covid-19 projects in education sector appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi to host global learning forum on Gender Equality and Social Inclusion

One of the country’s key international development partners –World Vision has stressed on the need for mindset change and serious engagements if the country is to achieve gender equality and social inclusion at all levels. Country Director for World Visio
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Malawi to host global learning forum on Gender Equality and Social Inclusion

One of the country’s key international development partners –World Vision has stressed on the need for mindset change and serious engagements if the country is to achieve gender equality and social inclusion at all levels. Country Director for World Vision Malawi Francis Duwe made the remarks on Wednesday during a press briefing with journalists in […] The post Malawi to host global learning forum on Gender Equality and Social Inclusion appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Govt accuses opposition of misleading Malawians on Goodall Gondwe’s purported engagement for IMF meeting

Government has faulted opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and United Democratic Front (UDF) loyalists for spreading lies that it has engaged former Minister of Finance, Goodall Gondwe, to be part of the team to meet the visiting International Monet
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Govt accuses opposition of misleading Malawians on Goodall Gondwe’s purported engagement for IMF meeting

Government has faulted opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and United Democratic Front (UDF) loyalists for spreading lies that it has engaged former Minister of Finance, Goodall Gondwe, to be part of the team to meet the visiting International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation next week. The Minister of Information and Digitalisation, Gospel Kazako, said the Tonse […] The post Govt accuses opposition of misleading Malawians on Goodall Gondwe’s purported engagement for IMF meeting appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

CDEDI challenges Chakwera to devise mechanisms for reviving economy

Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has challenged President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera’s Tonse Alliance administration to devise mechanisms for resuscitating the country’s economy from its deathbed. Addressing journalists in Lilon
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CDEDI challenges Chakwera to devise mechanisms for reviving economy

Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has challenged President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera’s Tonse Alliance administration to devise mechanisms for resuscitating the country’s economy from its deathbed. Addressing journalists in Lilongwe on Thursday, CDEDI Executive Director Sylvester Namiwa claimed there is overwhelming evidence that the country’s economy is heading towards disaster. Namiwa cited the […] The post CDEDI challenges Chakwera to devise mechanisms for reviving economy appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

CSEC piloting EduTech in Education to encourage junior primary school leaners

Civil Society Education Coalition (CSEC) is piloting what it calls EduTech in Education project in Lilongwe and Mzimba districts, which seeks to encourage learning among junior primary school pupils by digitizing their curriculum and lessons in a user friendl
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CSEC piloting EduTech in Education to encourage junior primary school leaners

Civil Society Education Coalition (CSEC) is piloting what it calls EduTech in Education project in Lilongwe and Mzimba districts, which seeks to encourage learning among junior primary school pupils by digitizing their curriculum and lessons in a user friendly and easily accessible technological format. According to CSEC Program Manager Kisa Kumwenda, the pilot project, being […] The post CSEC piloting EduTech in Education to encourage junior primary school leaners appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Nankhumwa challenged to clear himself on unprocedurally acquired govt house

Social media influencers have challenged Leader of Opposition Kondwani Nankhumwa to clear himself on allegations that he illegally bought a government house at K125 million. The influencers, who include Tiwonge Kumwenda, Banankhulani Chisambi and Felix Katemu
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Nankhumwa challenged to clear himself on unprocedurally acquired govt house

Social media influencers have challenged Leader of Opposition Kondwani Nankhumwa to clear himself on allegations that he illegally bought a government house at K125 million. The influencers, who include Tiwonge Kumwenda, Banankhulani Chisambi and Felix Katemula, fear that some politically-connected individuals would use failure by the law enforcement agencies to investigate Nankhumwa to also bypass […] The post Nankhumwa challenged to clear himself on unprocedurally acquired govt house appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

FDH Bank boosts professional golf championship

FDH Bank plc has boosted Professional Golfers Association (PGA) Malawi Championship after donating K5 million on Thursday in Lilongwe. The PGA Championship, scheduled for May 26-28. The championship, will among others, draw golfers from Zambia, Zimbabwe, Keny
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FDH Bank boosts professional golf championship

FDH Bank plc has boosted Professional Golfers Association (PGA) Malawi Championship after donating K5 million on Thursday in Lilongwe. The PGA Championship, scheduled for May 26-28. The championship, will among others, draw golfers from Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Tanzania, Namibia, South Africa and the hosts. Making the presentation, FDH head of marketing and communications Levi Nkunika […] The post FDH Bank boosts professional golf championship appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Former Tobacco Commission CEO Kayisi Sadala arrested over illegal sale of institutional houses

Former Tobacco Commission (formerly Tobacco Control Commission – TCC), Kayisi Sadala, is in police custody having been arrested on Tuesday afternoon in connection to the illegal sale of the institutional houses. Nyasa Times has gathered that Sadala, while s
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Former Tobacco Commission CEO Kayisi Sadala arrested over illegal sale of institutional houses

Former Tobacco Commission (formerly Tobacco Control Commission – TCC), Kayisi Sadala, is in police custody having been arrested on Tuesday afternoon in connection to the illegal sale of the institutional houses. Nyasa Times has gathered that Sadala, while serving as TC CEO, authorized sale of the Commission’s houses to Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) of senior […] The post Former Tobacco Commission CEO Kayisi Sadala arrested over illegal sale of institutional houses appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Communities demand explanation on K220, 000 advance compensation payment

Communities surrounding Kanyika Niobium Mine are demanding an explanation from Globe Metals and Mining Company following its decision to pay K220, 000 as advance compensation to each family that is likely to be displaced by the project. The payment was made i
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Communities demand explanation on K220, 000 advance compensation payment

Communities surrounding Kanyika Niobium Mine are demanding an explanation from Globe Metals and Mining Company following its decision to pay K220, 000 as advance compensation to each family that is likely to be displaced by the project. The payment was made in December last year, according to Senior Group Village Headman Inkosana Yobe Nhlane. The […] The post Communities demand explanation on K220, 000 advance compensation payment appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi Govt to establish Economic and Financial Crimes Court

The Malawi Government has disclosed plans to establish a special court that will handle corruption-related matters in the country. The Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Titus Mvalo, said the court shall be called Economic and Financial Crimes C
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Malawi Govt to establish Economic and Financial Crimes Court

The Malawi Government has disclosed plans to establish a special court that will handle corruption-related matters in the country. The Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Titus Mvalo, said the court shall be called Economic and Financial Crimes Court and is as one of the strategies the Tonse Alliance government is undertaking to expedite corruption cases, […] The post Malawi Govt to establish Economic and Financial Crimes Court appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Lilongwe City Council launches Ward-Level Urban Profile

Lilongwe City Council (LCC) has launched the first ever Ward-Level Urban Profile, a development that entails the council’s commitment to offer enhanced and improved service to its residents. The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP Lilongwe) an
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Lilongwe City Council launches Ward-Level Urban Profile

Lilongwe City Council (LCC) has launched the first ever Ward-Level Urban Profile, a development that entails the council’s commitment to offer enhanced and improved service to its residents. The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP Lilongwe) and Oxfam Malawi facilitated the development of the profile with financial support from the European Union (EU) and the […] The post Lilongwe City Council launches Ward-Level Urban Profile appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Minister Mvalo clears Tonse Alliance members on businessman Sattar’s bribery radar

The Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Titus Mvalo has dismissed assertions that some members of the Tonse Alliance-led administration are among beneficiaries of the bribery scheme by corruption suspect businessman. Mvalo has since blamed the medi
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Minister Mvalo clears Tonse Alliance members on businessman Sattar’s bribery radar

The Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Titus Mvalo has dismissed assertions that some members of the Tonse Alliance-led administration are among beneficiaries of the bribery scheme by corruption suspect businessman. Mvalo has since blamed the media for allegedly contributing towards citizens’ negative perception that the incumbent government is more corrupt through unverified reporting. The […] The post Minister Mvalo clears Tonse Alliance members on businessman Sattar’s bribery radar appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Forex shortage hits Malawi hard

A good number of public services by different service providers have come to a halt due to shortage of forex in the country. Nyasa Times understands that Ethiopian Airlines has halted the sell of tickets through its agents in the country because travellers ca
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Forex shortage hits Malawi hard

A good number of public services by different service providers have come to a halt due to shortage of forex in the country. Nyasa Times understands that Ethiopian Airlines has halted the sell of tickets through its agents in the country because travellers cannot access enough forex in the country. Cooking oil manufacturers are also […] The post Forex shortage hits Malawi hard appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi Vice President Chilima’s UTM dragged on to MRA for 44 vehicles tax invasion probe

Malawi’s Vice President, Saulos Chilima’s political party, UTM, which he heads as a founding president has been dragged to the country’s tax policing agency, Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) to be investigated on whether or not they invaded ta
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Malawi Vice President Chilima’s UTM dragged on to MRA for 44 vehicles tax invasion probe

Malawi’s Vice President, Saulos Chilima’s political party, UTM, which he heads as a founding president has been dragged to the country’s tax policing agency, Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) to be investigated on whether or not they invaded tax on their newly acquired fleet of over 40 brand new Motor Vehicles valued at over K3 billion. […] The post Malawi Vice President Chilima’s UTM dragged on to MRA for 44 vehicles tax invasion probe appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Chakwera says his govt is best placed to address economic woes

President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera says his administration remains best placed to address challenges emanating from the global economic crisis. He has assured that his government is already working out strategies for enhanced improvement in the social an
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Chakwera says his govt is best placed to address economic woes

President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera says his administration remains best placed to address challenges emanating from the global economic crisis. He has assured that his government is already working out strategies for enhanced improvement in the social and economic livelihoods of all Malawians irrespective of their political affiliations. Chakwera made the remarks during a political […] The post Chakwera says his govt is best placed to address economic woes appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Minister Mtambo urges warring Chikulamayembe factions to sheathe daggers

The Minister of National Unity, Timothy Pagonachi Mtambo, has appealed to warring factions in the Chikulamayembe Chieftaincy wrangle to sheathe their daggers. The appeal follows revelation that an innocent and hapless child is nursing life-threatening wounds
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Minister Mtambo urges warring Chikulamayembe factions to sheathe daggers

The Minister of National Unity, Timothy Pagonachi Mtambo, has appealed to warring factions in the Chikulamayembe Chieftaincy wrangle to sheathe their daggers. The appeal follows revelation that an innocent and hapless child is nursing life-threatening wounds after being burnt in a house the child was sleeping in. The house was reportedly burnt by a faction […] The post Minister Mtambo urges warring Chikulamayembe factions to sheathe daggers appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi Govt urged to adopt 30km/hour speed limit to curb road accidents

The Road Safety Alert Foundation (ROSAF) has urged the Malawi Government to adopt the 30KM/H speed limit in all places where people and traffic mix to curb road accidents, which continue to claim lives in Malawi. Currently, the recommended speed limit at plac
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Malawi Govt urged to adopt 30km/hour speed limit to curb road accidents

The Road Safety Alert Foundation (ROSAF) has urged the Malawi Government to adopt the 30KM/H speed limit in all places where people and traffic mix to curb road accidents, which continue to claim lives in Malawi. Currently, the recommended speed limit at places where people and traffic mix is 50km/hour. But ROSAF and Street For […] The post Malawi Govt urged to adopt 30km/hour speed limit to curb road accidents appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Govt hails Spelling Bee for promoting reading culture

Government has described the Spelling Bee Competition as one way of promoting reading culture among children in the country. Director of Basic Education in the Ministry of Education, Grace Milner, said on Saturday in Lilongwe during the 2021-2022 Malawi Natio
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Govt hails Spelling Bee for promoting reading culture

Government has described the Spelling Bee Competition as one way of promoting reading culture among children in the country. Director of Basic Education in the Ministry of Education, Grace Milner, said on Saturday in Lilongwe during the 2021-2022 Malawi National Spelling Bee Central Region competition. She said the competition is enhancing learners with reading skills […] The post Govt hails Spelling Bee for promoting reading culture appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Supreme Court rebuffs Muluzi on discontinuation of K1.7bn case

The Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal sitting in Blantyre Tuesday rebuffed the country’s former president Bakili Muluzi and dismissed his application to discontinue a corruption case in which is he being accused of swindling public funds amounting to the K
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Supreme Court rebuffs Muluzi on discontinuation of K1.7bn case

The Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal sitting in Blantyre Tuesday rebuffed the country’s former president Bakili Muluzi and dismissed his application to discontinue a corruption case in which is he being accused of swindling public funds amounting to the K1.7 billion into his personal account during his presidential tenure. The funds, which Muluzi is accused […] The post Supreme Court rebuffs Muluzi on discontinuation of K1.7bn case appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Chakwera will rid off dead wood soon

Special Advisor to the President on Peace, Reconciliation and Nation Building Reverend Maurice Munthali has assured Malawians that President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera will soon clack his whip on all individuals holding public positions that are deemed to be perfor
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Chakwera will rid off dead wood soon

Special Advisor to the President on Peace, Reconciliation and Nation Building Reverend Maurice Munthali has assured Malawians that President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera will soon clack his whip on all individuals holding public positions that are deemed to be performing below expectation and deliberately sabotaging the Tonse agenda. There have been calls from certain quarters of […] The post Chakwera will rid off dead wood soon appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

LL chiefs demand payment from applicants of free water connection programme

Unsuspecting residents are paying huge sums of money to block leaders and chiefs to have their free water connection application forms stamped before taking them to Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) Offices. The revelation has riled Mayor for Lilongwe City Council C
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LL chiefs demand payment from applicants of free water connection programme

Unsuspecting residents are paying huge sums of money to block leaders and chiefs to have their free water connection application forms stamped before taking them to Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) Offices. The revelation has riled Mayor for Lilongwe City Council Councillor Richard Banda, who has since warned that his office will work with the police […] The post LL chiefs demand payment from applicants of free water connection programme appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Namadingo breaks silence on his love life

Zambia-based Malawian outspoken musician Patience Namadingo has broke the silence on his love life after featuring Rehana Rice whom she engaged to five years ago. Namadingo engaged to Rehana before he found fame and money, but his love affair has been a subje
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Namadingo breaks silence on his love life

Zambia-based Malawian outspoken musician Patience Namadingo has broke the silence on his love life after featuring Rehana Rice whom she engaged to five years ago. Namadingo engaged to Rehana before he found fame and money, but his love affair has been a subject to speculation after failing to tie the knot a year later as […] The post Namadingo breaks silence on his love life appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

ROSAF urges Chakwera to attend UN meeting in New York

The Road Safety Alert Foundation (ROSAF) has urged the country’s president Lazarus Chakwera to make sure he attends an important meeting of the United Nations (UN) in New York, aimed at discussing reduction of road accidents in member countries. The meetin
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ROSAF urges Chakwera to attend UN meeting in New York

The Road Safety Alert Foundation (ROSAF) has urged the country’s president Lazarus Chakwera to make sure he attends an important meeting of the United Nations (UN) in New York, aimed at discussing reduction of road accidents in member countries. The meeting which will take place from June 30 to July 1, 2022 will bring together […] The post ROSAF urges Chakwera to attend UN meeting in New York appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

MALGA considering city residents’ vote in electing mayors

The Malawi Local Government Association (MALGA) has said it will consider views that are for the idea that city dwellers should be taking part in electing mayors other than councillors only. MALGA Chairperson, Hadrod Mkandawire, said the position of city mayo
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MALGA considering city residents’ vote in electing mayors

The Malawi Local Government Association (MALGA) has said it will consider views that are for the idea that city dwellers should be taking part in electing mayors other than councillors only. MALGA Chairperson, Hadrod Mkandawire, said the position of city mayor represents residents and not councillors only and it is important that city dwellers should […] The post MALGA considering city residents’ vote in electing mayors appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Mutharika faction of the DPP bars Nankhumwa from holding political rallies in eastern region

A faction which Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) president Peter Mutharika supports has barred party rebellious Vice President Kondwani Nankhumwa from holding political rallies in the eastern region. DPP eastern region director of Youth Steven Bamusi announ
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Mutharika faction of the DPP bars Nankhumwa from holding political rallies in eastern region

A faction which Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) president Peter Mutharika supports has barred party rebellious Vice President Kondwani Nankhumwa from holding political rallies in the eastern region. DPP eastern region director of Youth Steven Bamusi announced the ban on Sunday when the party held a political rally in Balaka where former First Lady Mrs Gertrude […] The post Mutharika faction of the DPP bars Nankhumwa from holding political rallies in eastern region appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Mutharika family welcomes President Chakwera’s decision for Government to take care of Bingu mausoleum

Members of Bingu wa Mutharika’s family are expressing delight with President Dr Lazarus Maccathy Chakwera’s decision that government should take over the care of his Mpumulo wa Bata Mausoleum at Ndata Farm in Thyolo. A family representative, Arthu
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Mutharika family welcomes President Chakwera’s decision for Government to take care of Bingu mausoleum

Members of Bingu wa Mutharika’s family are expressing delight with President Dr Lazarus Maccathy Chakwera’s decision that government should take over the care of his Mpumulo wa Bata Mausoleum at Ndata Farm in Thyolo. A family representative, Arthur Masamba said the family was struggling and relying on well wishers to care for the late President’s […] The post Mutharika family welcomes President Chakwera’s decision for Government to take care of Bingu mausoleum appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawi FA president retains Cosafa position

Football Association of Malawi president Walter Nyamilandu has retained his Council for Southern Africa Football Associations (Cosafa) executive member position following elections held on Saturday in Namibia. The former MTL Wanderers (now Mukuru Mighty Wande
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Malawi FA president retains Cosafa position

Football Association of Malawi president Walter Nyamilandu has retained his Council for Southern Africa Football Associations (Cosafa) executive member position following elections held on Saturday in Namibia. The former MTL Wanderers (now Mukuru Mighty Wanderers) and Malawi National Football Team defender, was elected a member alongside Timothy Shongwe of E-swatini (Swaziland), Mozambique’s Faizal Sidat, Zambia’s […] The post Malawi FA president retains Cosafa position appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Talking Blues: MCP and DPP, lead us not into temptation!

“You [Mark Antony] climbed up, approached Caesar’s chair … and offered him a crown. …Where did you get the crown? You didn’t just find it lying there; you brought it from home, a premeditated and carefully planned crime!” – Cicero Fo
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Talking Blues: MCP and DPP, lead us not into temptation!

“You [Mark Antony] climbed up, approached Caesar’s chair … and offered him a crown. …Where did you get the crown? You didn’t just find it lying there; you brought it from home, a premeditated and carefully planned crime!” – Cicero For better or worse, the race to the 2025 Presidential Elections has started, and under […] The post Talking Blues: MCP and DPP, lead us not into temptation! appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

Malawians hail Usi for openness on Tonse Alliance problems

Malawians continue to comment on UTM Vice President Michael Usi’s plea to President Lazarus Chakwera on Saturday where he pleaded with the state president not to end the UTM marriage with Tonse Alliance. Speaking during the Kamuzu Day commemorations act
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Malawians hail Usi for openness on Tonse Alliance problems

Malawians continue to comment on UTM Vice President Michael Usi’s plea to President Lazarus Chakwera on Saturday where he pleaded with the state president not to end the UTM marriage with Tonse Alliance. Speaking during the Kamuzu Day commemorations activities in LiLongwe, Usi, who is also minister of Tourism said passengers in a ship cannot […] The post Malawians hail Usi for openness on Tonse Alliance problems appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi.

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