Thursday, December 1, 2022

BBC angers Malawians

British Broadcasting Station (BBC) has irked Malawians after initiating a debate on social media on whether it is right for the President Lazarus Chakwera to reward national football team players for a win or not. After making the post, thousands of Malawians stormed BBC`s Facebook page to condemn the media outlet for interfering with...
The High Court in Blantyre has sentenced a police officer Andrew Chagaga to 30 years imprisonment for raping a 17-year old Malawi University of Business and Applies Sciences (MUBAS) student. According to the judge who was in charge of the case Vikochi Chima, the police officer failed in his duty, thus slapping him with...
The Malawi Police Service has denied rumours that activist Sylvester Namiwa is battling for his life after being assaulted by the men in uniform. Speaking in an interview with the media, national police spokesperson James Kadadzera has said the reports should be labelled fake. "Namiwa is still in custody and in...
Prophet Temitope Joshua, founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) has died. He was conducting a church service when he suddenly felt uncomfortable. Born on June 12, 1963, Prophet TB Joshua has died six days before his 58th birthday. Sources said the popular prophet passed away around 2am, hours after he walked...
Enemies of robust health have waged a war on the family of renowned musicians Paul and Lucius Banda. Speaking in a television interview recently, Lucius revealed that he has been suffering from Kidney failure just like his older brother Paul. The condition has forced him to be getting treatment at local...
Good news as Malawi football starlet Peter Banda is expected to extend his contract at Moldovan top league side Sheriff Tirraspor. The lad is on a six months loan from Super League side Big Bullets. His loan was supposed to expire at the end of the season. However Sheriff`s management feel...
Police in Salima have arrested two men for being found with 92 bags of suspected Indian Hemp in their vehicle. Salima Police Publicist Sub Inspector Jacob Khembo has identified the two as Francis Khoviwa, 25, and Leonard Phiri, 26. They were arrested at Kaphatenga road block along Nkhotakota - Salima road,...
The Malawi Police Service (MPS) has hinted it will arrest more people in connection to looting and plundering of Covid-19 funds. In a statement issued by the law enforcing body, the MPS detectives are on the ground in the hunt for the criminals. “MPS detectives are still on the ground and...
Lilongwe based gospel chorale The Great Angels  is making noise in the media with their spirit uplifting ballad entitled Mzayahweh. Mzayahweh, meaning they belong to God, was released late last year. Since it dropped into the public domain, the song has been among the most played tunes on local media channels. 
Teachers across the country are returning to the classrooms following suspension of an industrial action they were taking. Speaking at a press briefing in Lilongwe, Teachers Union of Malawi second vice president Rehema Haridi, said they have suspended the sit-in following commitments which were made by President Lazarus Chakwera during their meeting on Tuesday...