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 Nkhotakota,  July 16: Director of Chiefs in the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development Lawrence Makonokaya has advised Village Heads (VHs) and Group Village Heads (GVHs) in the area of Senior Chief Mwadzama in Nkhotakota to be charging considerable tribunal fee to enable vulnerable groups of the…
Dowa, July 16, 2014: Dowa Councilors have been advised to take a leading role in  making Dowa District Council vibrant by using their active local structures like Village Development Committees (VDCs) and Area Development Committees (ADCs). Dowa District Council’s Director of Planning and Development (DPD), Emmanuel Bulukutu gave the…
 Lilongwe, July 15: The 2014 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit will be held from October 6-8 in Laguna Niguel, California in U.S.A Fortune.com has reported. According to fortune.com this year’s Summit whose theme is “New Connected Leadership” will feature one-on–one interview, panel discussions, interactive breakout sessions and high level…
 Blantyre, July 15: Traditional Authority Kuntaja of Blantyre says the Primary Justice Programme is empowering the less privileged to seek redress when aggrieved. T/A Kuntaja said this on Monday in an interview with the Malawi News Agency that justice is now in the open. “Since the community sessions on…
Nsanje, July 14: Stakeholders have called upon government to include sign language in teaching curriculum to benefit more people and reduce the problem of Special Needs Teachers especially in the area of hearing impairment facing the country. The Malawi National Association of the Deaf (Manad) project coordinator, Juliana Mwase, in…
Blantyre, July 14, 2014, Mana: Senior Traditional Authority (STA) Kachindamoto Sunday elevated two chiefs in Dedza East Constituency where Juliana Lunguzi is the Member of Parliament (MP). She elevated village Headman Chatuluka and Group Village Headman Kafulama to Chiefs. According to Juliana Lunguzi who was present during the ceremony, the…
Blantyre, July 12: The World University Service of Canada (WUSC) said empowering women economically can help to reduce gender based violence and minimize further spread of HIV and Aids as women would meet their daily needs to reduce their vulnerability. WUSC Country Director, Jacob Mapemba made the statement on Thursday…
Mangochi, July 12: Mangochi Second Grade Magistrate’s Court on Friday convicted and sentenced Sailesi Chibingu to serve nine years imprisonment with hard labour upon finding him guilty of an offence of defilement. The offence of defilement which is contrary to section 138 of the penal code attracts a maximum punishment…
 Dowa July 10: Lack of economic opportunities, low educational levels, social and political discrimination influences the vulnerability of women to HIV. Tinyade Kachika, Gender and Legal consultant at Law Plus, said this during a two-day workshop for Dowa District Aids Coordinating Committee (DACC) members on Gender Transformative HIV programme.…
Nkhotakota, 10 July: Elected Chairperson for Nkhotakota District Council, Manfred Kwanjiwa, has promised to work hard with traditional leaders, government officials and community members to change the state of Nkhotakota, citing its current state as deplorable. The chairperson made the remarks during his acceptance speech following swear-in ceremony of councilors…

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CONDOLENCE MESSAGE ON THE DEATH OF RAPHAEL TENTHANI

CONDOLENCE MESSAGE ON THE DEATH OF  RAPHAEL TENTHANI

Tenthani died yesterday in a road accident His Excellency the State President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has learnt with deep shock the untimely death of Mr. Rapahel Tenthani, who until his death on Saturday, 16th May 2015 was a freelance journalist, columnist and BBC Correspondent. The Presi...