24 April 2019
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Lilongwe, May 16: The People’s Party says once voted into power on May 20, 2014 it will stop politicizing the recruitment and appointment processes into the public sector to ensure that it becomes a destination for the best and brightest Malawians. According to the party’s manifesto, PP realizes that the…
Mangochi, May 16: Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential running mate for next week’s tripartite elections, Saulos Chilima has said the party’s led government would abolish the use of coupons in fertilizer subsidy and introduce the use of finger prints in identifying beneficiaries to curb corruption. Chilima was speaking on Thursday…
Lilongwe, May 16: The People’s Party (PP) says its Government led by Dr. Joyce Banda will be bent on revamping the rail transport which has for a long time been neglected. In its 2014-2019 Manifesto with the theme: Transforming Malawi Together – It is Possible, PP says its Government shall…
By Ebbelet Tembenu Lilongwe, August 22: The Chairman for Commonwealth Parliament Africa (CPA) Youth Parliament, Lindiwe Maseko, Thursday said youths in the country have the potential to be great impetus for socio-economic development. Maseko was speaking in Lilongwe when she officially launched CPA Youth Parliament where youth are expected to…
By Vincent Khonje Lilongwe, 22 August:  The youth in the country have been given a chance to lay out their aspirations on what future they want to have after 2015. This development follows the recent strategy by one of the youth organizations in the country Youth Consultative Forum (YCF) which…
By Tiwonge Ndau Lilongwe, August, 22: Malawi’s new position as Chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has given the country an opportunity to boost its trade and industry. Minister of Trade and Industry Sosten Gwengwe in an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Thursday said Malawi has…
By Kondwani Magombo Lilongwe, August 23: People in Biwi, Area 36, and Falls Estate among other locations in Lilongwe were shocked on Wednesday to have bitter and smelly water running in their taps. Some of the affected residents told Malawi News Agency (Mana) that they were fearing for their lives…
Business along the Masauko Chipembere Highway has slowed down business due to dust, diversions and noise emanating from the improvised highway which is yet to be completed, Malawi News Agency (MANA) has established. The dust which is caused by passing cars is also proving to be health hazard putting lives…
Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton on Sunday said her government was committed to continue nurturing the cordial bilateral relationship that existed between Malawi and the United States of America (USA). She was speaking at a ceremony USAID organized to welcome Clinton at the same time enable her to interact…
The Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) African Representatives, Moeketsi Majoro, has asked Malawians to stop relying on donor countries because many countries are also facing financial constraints. Speaking during a press briefing on Friday at Ryalls Hotel in Blantyre, Majoro advised Malawi to take advantage of the…

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Arresting electoral violence

Arresting electoral violence

Chikwawa, April 23, 2019: For people of Nsanje Lalanje Constituency, October 17, 2017 by-election is one scenario among many where political violence marred electoral process. Due to political intolerance among some supporters of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and Malawi Congress Party (MCP), v...