20 February 2018
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Blantyre, January 05, 2017: The Department of Immigration over the just ended festive season apprehended 30 illegal immigrants from some African and Asian countries for contravening immigration permit conditions during an operation the department carried out, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt. Mana established that a majority of the immigrants…
Mangochi, January 5, 2017: A 14-year-old boy died Wednesday after drowning in Lilasi River at Mpwakata Village in Traditional Authority Katuli in Mangochi District. The boy, Adam Mdala, met his fate at around 6:30 a.m. when his mother, Daina Afiya, sent him on a pedal bicycle to a maize mill…
Lilongwe, January 5, 2017: Police in Lilongwe have arrested 19 year old Shalif Bwanali for allegedly murdering 16 year old Atupele James on December 25 at Chinsapo in Lilongwe. On December 28, residents around Chinsapo woke up to a shocking awakening after discovering the body of late Atupele in a…
Nkhotakota, January 5, 2017: Police at Nkhunga Station in Nkhotakota have arrested four men suspected of being criminals who have been terrorising areas around Dwangwa Trading Centre in the lakeshore district. The Station’s Public Relations (PRO) Officer, Ignatius Essau identified the four as Thom Semu 25, Gift Mkandawire 24, Francis…
Ntchisi, January 5, 2017: Police in Ntchisihaveadvised parents and guardians in the district to monitor their children to avoid accidents, especially during rainy season. Police advice to the general public follows the drowning of two children aged three and six within the past two weeks in the district. “Parents and…
Nsanje, January 5, 2017: A nine year old girl identified as Eliza Nampinga was electrocuted to death after getting into contact with a live Electricity Supply Commission of Malawi (ESCOM) pole on Thursday evening. Nsanje Police Public Relations Officer, Sergeant Agnes Zalakoma, confirmed the development, saying the incident leading to…
Blantyre, January 5, 2017:  Southern Region Police say they have registered a decrease in road accidents during the festive season by 80 per cent. Deputy Spokesperson for the Region, Sergeant Peter Mchiza said during the 2017 festive season, they only recorded one fatal road accident where one person died compared…
Lilongwe, January 4, 2017: Police in Lilongwe are keeping in custody a 20 year old woman for concealing birth, which eventually led to the death of her new born baby. The suspect has only been identified as Linly Gabriel who gave birth to a baby girl in the early hours…
Phalombe, January 4, 2017: Police in Phalombe have arrested a 24 year-old man identified as Pius Jonas, for allegedly having sex with a 16 year old girl with albinism contrary to Section 160 (b) of the Malawi Penal Code. Jonas who hails from Musala Village in Traditional Authority Kaduya in…
Blantyre, January 4, 2017: Police in Blantyre say they have recorded a 40 per cent decrease in road accidents during last year’s (2017) Christmas period. A total of three road accidents were recorded for the period between the midnight of 24th December and midnight of 25th December, 2017 a decrease…

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Senga-Bay’s women of valour

Senga-Bay’s women of valour

Salima, February 18, 2018: If there are some people who can inspire others that achieving economic success is as easy as flipping the back of your hand, then 39-year Monica Msuku of Senga-Bay in Salima is one of them. “Life is hard when you are clueless in how to solve your problems. Accepting a pr...