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Lilongwe, September  9, 2015: A 39-year-old woman of Nigerian national was arrested on Monday afternoon at Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) for attempting to externalize forex amounting to US$26,150 dollars, close to MK15 million at current rate. KIA Police spokesperson, Sapulain Chitonde Lee, told Malawi News Agency that the woman, Emanuella…
Zomba, August 29, 2015: The First Grade Magistrate Court in Zomba has sentenced 37 year old Sunge William to 12 years Imprisonment With Hard Labour (IHL) for the offence of defiling his step daughter contrary to section 138 of the penal code. When presenting facts, Assistant Superintendent, Josophine Chigawa a…
Manjolo: Spoke with Mana Lilongwe, August 28, 2015: Police in Lilongwe are keeping in custody two men suspected of attacking a businessman and robbing him of K5.6 million.  National Police Service spokesperson Rhoda Manjolo told Malawi News Agency (Mana) in an interview Thursday that the incident occurred on the night…
Rumphi, August 27, 2015: Two children from the same family Wednesday afternoon died after drowning in Lunyina River in Rumphi District, Police have confirmed the incident.  Rumphi Police Spokesperson, Victor Khamisi said the incident occurred in Chatumbwa Village in the area of Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe. The police publicist identified the…
Children need protection Lilongwe, August 27, 2015: District Child Labour and Protection Committees (DCLPC) from Lilongwe and Kasungu have held a joint sweeping exercise in townships surrounding Kasungu Municipality.  According to District Labour Officer for Kasungu Olive Panyanja, the sweeping exercise which was part of several exchange visit activities sponsored…
  Mangochi, August 27, 2015: Police in Mangochi have decried the increase in defilement cases.  Mangochi police spokesperson, Inspector Rodrick Maida said the district has registered over nine cases since January this year compared to seven cases as at the same period last year, representing a 28.6 percent increase. “We…
Lilongwe, August 27, 2015: An elderly couple in Mitundu, Lilongwe, was Monday morning found dead with deep wounds all over their bodies, Police confirmed. Lilongwe Police spokesperson, Kingsley Dandaula, identified the two as Lefati Kaphwereza Banda, 79, and Nagareta Banda, 84, both of Masanda Village, T/A Chiseka, Mitundu, Lilongwe. He…
Mangochi, August 25, 2015: Police in Mangochi have arrested two men for allegedly killing an 80 year old man through mob justice, Malawi News Agency has learnt.  The crime of murder, which is contrary to section 209 of the penal code attracts a maximum punishment of life imprisonment. Mangochi Police…
Dandula: Confirmed the incident - File Photo Lilongwe, August 25, 2015: Police in Lilongwe's area 23 on Tuesday arrested 30-year-old Salome Chidambo for allegedly dumping her newly-born baby in a pit latrine apparently to conceal birth.  Lilongwe Police Public Relations Officer (PRO) Inspector Kingsley Dandaula confirmed the incident Tuesday in…
  Kasungu, August 26, 2015: Shock gripped people of Kamusombeni village Traditional Authority (TA) Simlemba in Kasungu over the weekend when a 12-year-old boy axed to death his 19-year-old cousin over a bird.  The boy (name withheld) and his cousin identified as Simon Ngulube in company of other boys went…

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The pride of Maseko Ngoni, speaking to spirits through Umhlangano

The pride of Maseko Ngoni, speaking to spirits through Umhlangano

  Lilongwe, July 22: “Mothers with children at their backs, luggage on their heads, lucky men with herds of cattle in front, bows and arrows in their hands, on bare foot they started running away for their dear lives from Shaka the Zulu, most powerful king and the great warrior. “No one could dare...