11 December 2017
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Lilongwe, November 25, 2017: From the dressing, to the type of music, and the food that was dished, almost everything on the night gave a true reflection of the real meaning of cultural diversity in every sense.  This was a night that Standard Bank had designed to celebrate the cultural…
Youth need enhanced business skills PHALOMBE, November 23, 2017: Skills development among the youths is said to be key in harnessing an entrepreneurial spirit among Malawians that can propel the country’s social economic development.  Assistant Cooperatives Liaison Officer for Phalombe Business Support Unit (BSU), Aubrey Mwamadi, made the sentiment on…
Chiradzulu, November 23, 2017: People in Chiradzulu have expressed excitement with the construction of FDH Bank in the district, saying once the facility is completed and opened for business it would be both, time saving and cost effective.  Speaking in an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana), one of the…
Blantyre, November 22, 2017: National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) in conjunction with the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has embarked on a massive sensitization campaign on budget tracking in Blantyre. The aim of the three months campaign is to empower communities to have courage to ask those in authority how money…
Machinga, November 21, 2017: Action Aid Malawi says it has set aside K15.7 million to provide loan to Community Based Child Care (CBCC) centre volunteers in Machinga District. Project Officer for Action Aid, Romance Thawe, told Malawi News Agency (MANA) Tuesday in an interview that Action Aid has come up…
Rumphi, November 21, 2017: The Mzuzu based Tovwirane Organization has embarked on a four-year Women Empowerment for Leadership Project with the goal of increasing women participation in politics and public administration in Rumphi District. Programs Coordinator for the organization, Cecilia Chivunga, disclosed the development Monday in an interview with Malawi…
Peggy Mhone officially launches Area 2 Mukuru money transfer made easy branch in Lilongwe - Pic by Abel Ikiloni Lilongwe, November 21, 2017: Mukuru, an international money transfer firm, Tuesday launched a third branch in Lilongwe in addition to its existing two in Blantyre and Mzuzu. After the official launch…
Lilongwe, November 20, 2017: Malawi Solicitor General, Janet Banda, has described Geographical Indication (GI) as important in adding value to agriculture products.Banda made the remarks when she presided over the official opening of 41st session of the Administrative Council of African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO) Member States meeting on…
Dowa, November 20, 2017: Mponela Trading Centre may soon transform into a modern town after Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning Officials presented the area`s urban structure plan to stakeholders, guiding where residential, commercial, institutional and industrial plots among others, should be located.  Making a presentation on Friday at the…
BLANTYRE, November 18, 2017: Malawi will on November 19 join the rest of the world in commemorating Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WED) at Madidi Lodge in Lilongwe with the aim of inspiring young female would be entrepreneurs.  The event which has been organized by a group of female entrepreneurs in partnership…

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82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

THYOLO, December 10, 2017: Bizarre things do happen in life sometimes. But for people of Goliati Village in Paramount Chief Ngolongoliwa in Thyolo, nothing could beat the marriage of octogenarian and a youth.  “It is an abomination,” some social commentators argue, while others see nothing wrong. ...