25 February 2018
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Blantyre, October 2, 2014, Mana:  The Centre for Social Concern (CFSC) has said the zero aid concept would be the way to go for the country if the 2014/15 K742.7 billion ‘zero aid budget’ uplifts the lives of the marginalized. During this fiscal year, government has assumed that Malawi will…
Lilongwe, October 3: On Wednesday, October 1, a lot of people queued at the Immigration Offices in Lilongwe in order to pay for their passports before fee hike. This comes amidst rumors that the Immigration Department has plans to raise passport processing fee. Speaking in an interview with Malawi News…
Lilongwe, October 1: President Prof. Peter Mutharika says he has clinched foreign investment deals with various investors during his stay in New York, USA where he attended the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA). Mutharika disclosed this upon arrival at Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Lilongwe on Wednesday.…
Lilongwe, October 1: Ministry of Information, Tourism and Culture in collaboration with Malawi Institute of Management (MIM), Monday held the first national symposium to share experiences and ideas on how best tourism can be used to develop communities. Speaking at the symposium in Lilongwe, Minister of Information, Tourism and Culture,…
New York, September 27: The State President of the Republic of Malawi Prof Peter Mutharika Friday unveiled investment opportunities of Malawi to business captains at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, USA at a luncheon organized by the Corporate Council on Africa. The Corporate Council on Africa, established in1993,…
Blantyre, September 26: Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has called on all vendors in the country to return to their designated places or face the law. According to a statement from the Ministry it has noted with great concern that during the run up to the 2014 tripartite…
  Lilongwe, September 26, 2014, Mana: The National Association of Small and Medium Enterprise (NASME) is this October attending the 6th edition of the Indo-African Chamber of Commerce & Industry event to be held in Mumbai, India. NASME is participating in the event for the first time following an invitation…
  Mangochi, September 24: District Community Services Officer for Mangochi, Macleod Mphande has described the social cash transfer scheme as a magic bullet which is greatly contributing to the improvement of people’s socio–economic standards. Mphande made the observation on Tuesday in an interview with Malawi News Agency on the sidelines…
New York, September 24: Mutharika says he is convinced Malawi has done all it could for the European Union (EU) to unlock its non budgetary support which it stopped some two years ago following the looting of government coffers in what is commonly described as cash gate. Briefing the Malawi…
Lilongwe, September 23: Minister of Information, Tourism and Culture, Kondwani Nankhumwa, Monday said the country has no excuse for not developing tourism industry that has potential to become the backbone of the country’s economy. The Minister said this in Lilongwe during a networking dinner for Members of Parliamentary committee on…

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Hope as shadow women councilors gear up for 2019

Hope as shadow women councilors gear up for 2019

  Nkhata Bay, February 22, 2018: In the run up to 2014 tripartite elections, it was even hard to convince her husband to accept that a woman can assume a political office and govern a community. Narrate Her bid for the office of ward councilor met with stiff resistance from members of her own comm...