26 April 2018
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Kanengo Police spokesperson, Esther Mkwanda Lilongwe, 2 April: Kanengo Police in Lilongwe Wednesday arrested a robber and shot another dead when he attempted to grab a rifle from an officer on duty. Kanengo Police spokesperson, Esther Mkwanda, confirmed the incident and identified the deceased as Mada Sonjala and that his…
Blantyre, April 1: The Senior Resident Magistrates Court in Blantyre on Monday sentenced 24 year-old Charles Nyasulu six years imprisonment with hard labour for possessing and trying to sell human body tissues. He was charged with selling and possessing body tissues contrary to section 16(a) of the Anatomy Act. Blantyre…
FLASHBACK: Captured drug dealers stand in front of bags of indian hemp - File Photo Lilongwe, April 1: Police in Lilongwe have arrested Julius Ntaba aged 36 from Chagogo village in Nanjiri, Lilongwe for being found in possession of Indian hemp. According to Kingsley Dandaula, the Police Public Relations Officer…
Zomba, March 31: TheZomba Senior Residence Magistrate Court on Monday sentenced 31 year old man Henry Salingeni to 18 years Imprisonment with Hard Labor-IHL for defiling a 14 year old girl, contrary to section 38 of the penal code. Superintendent Josephine Chigawa, a prosecutor at Zomba Police Station told the…
    Mangochi, March 31, 2015: Police in Mangochi are keeping in custody 37 year old Maxwell Chihunda for allegedly killing his ex-wife's husband with a knife. He has since been charged with murder which contravenes section 209 of the penal code. In an interview on Monday, Mangochi Police Publicist,…
    Bisnowaty (in the middle) - Pic. By Kondwani Magombo   Lilongwe, March 31, 2015: Lilongwe City Council (LCC) stands not to live up to this year’s development target due to lack of funding as revealed by its 2015-2016 draft budget. This came to light Monday during LCC’s Full…
  Nkhotakota, March 30: Malawi Olympic Committee (MOC) has distributed assorted relief items worth around K1.5million to flood victims in areas of Senior Chief Kanyenda, Traditional Authorities (T/As) Mphonde and Kafuzira in Nkhotakota. Addressing beneficiaries at T/A Mphonde headquarters, MOC executive member Rose Chinunda said following the floods that hit…
  Lilongwe, March 31: Law enforcers in the country have called on the general public to desist from taking the law into their hands by punishing the suspects, as this tendency is contributing to the violation of human rights. The cops have also said mob justice hinders investigations that could lead…
Dandaula: Police are doing the patrols to make sure that road users are moving safely - File Photo   Lilongwe, March 30, 2015: Residents of Lilongwe have raised a concern over the malpractice by thugs who are attacking motorists along the Lilongwe by-pass road especially during the sunset.   One…
Journalists pose with Gerrmann for a group photo  Blantyre, March 30: The European Union-EU head of delegation to Malawi, Ambassador Marchel Gerrmann has commended journalists in the country for closely monitoring and calling to account duty bearers. He strongly believes that the media's emphasis on accountability and transparency in Malawi's…

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Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Kasungu, April 14, 2018: Tchesa Full Primary School in Kasungu east had less than 550 learners in 2012. The school saw most children shunning its doors because they had to help parents in tobacco production. Head teacher Zuze Mthiko says enrollment was very low compared to children’s population in...