Sunday, September 25, 2022
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,...
Senior Group Village Headman Mangadzi from Dowa district is in custody for defiling and impregnating a 15 year old girl. Mponela Deputy Police Spokesperson, Sergeant Macpatson Msadala said  the 35-year-old traditional leader whose real name is Ronald Kachikhade committed the offence in August this year at Chakhaza village in the area of Traditional Authority...

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...
His Excellency the State President Dr Lazarus Chakwera together with the First Lady Madame Monica Chakwera today paid a courtesy call to the former President Peter Mutharika and the former First Lady Madam Getrude Mutharika in Mangochi.
The Malawi government has denied self-acclaimed Prophet Shepherd Bushiri access to Bingu National Stadium.  The embattled clergyman was due to hold crossover night prayers at the facility on 31st December. In an opposing development, the government has said the structure will be going through mantainance hence it will not be available for any activity.
It never rains but pours for the Mutharika family as government through Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has sealed their radio station, Galaxy FM. The media house which is situated in the capital Lilongwe has been closed for airing an anti-government advert. The advert which mobilises people to participate in demonstrations...
Civil Society Education Coalition (CSEC) is in support of permanent recruitment of teachers, against government's decision to hire the education experts on temporary basis. The government through the ministry of education announced it's plan to hire 3000 teachers on contractual basis, in an effort to reduce students, teacher ratio amidst Covid-19 pandemic. According to...
Robbers made an attempt to steal a CIC Ministerial vehicle for Minister of Civic Education and National Unity Timothy Mtambo last night. The incident happened in Lilongwe, when the Minister's personal driver was returning from Daeyang Hospital, where he was assigned to buy medicine. According to reports, the driver was stopped...
Times are hard for hundreds of the Malawi Polytechnic students as the administration is denying them access to see their examination results due to fees balances. Reports reveal that 1000 students risk dropping out of the institution of higher learning on financial grounds. The sad development has seen Malawians calling upon...
A social group called Area 22 Legends in Lilongwe planted over 300 trees along the banks of Mchesi river which runs along Area 22 their residential area. Blessings Chishala Banda who is the chairman of the group, said that "as a group we noticed that our area suffers alot of flooding from the river...