22 February 2018
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  Rumphi, February 6, 2018: First Grade Magistrate Court in Rumphi Friday sentenced a 22 year-old man to 14 years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for robbing a Dutch National property worth K8million. The court heard that in December 2014, the suspect, Kingsley Kondowe, shot the proprietor of Chitimba Beach…
Vice President registering his dissatisfaction on the construction of a dike at Nkhande River - Pic by Govati Nyirenda Nsanje, February 6, 2018: The country’s Vice President, Dr. Saulos Chilima on Tuesday blasted Shire River Basin Management Programme BRL Engineers for constructing a substandard K290 million dyke which would not…
  Karonga, February 6, 2018: Northern Region Water Board (NRWB) will in August this year (2018) embark on a US $26.7 million (about K19.4 billion) Karonga Water Supply Project, the water board’s director of finance, Francis Munthali, has announced. Speaking Monday during an extra ordinary district executive committee meeting, Munthali…
Lilongwe, February 6, 2018: A seven year old, David Majawa fell into the well and drowned while playing with his kite at Zingwa village in Lilongwe. Lilongwe Police Spokesperson, Kingsley Dandaula told Malawi News Agency (Mana) that Evelesi Banet who is the mother of the deceased report the accident to…
BLANTYRE, February 05, 2018: At least 24 people have been arrested by the Blantyre Police following a sweeping exercise conducted at Wenela Bus Depot and Blantyre City as a whole.  Blantyre Police Station Public Relations Officer, Augustus Nkhwazi said the sweeping exercise which took place on Friday was aimed at…
Kasungu, February 05, 2018: Police in Kasungu are investigating a 32 year old Chilanga Estate based man who is also an employee of Alliance One Tobacco Limited, Kondwani Kasewe of Kafwafwa Village, Traditional Authority (TA) Kalumo in Ntchisi who allegedly stabbed himself in an attempt to showcase his magic that…
Nkhotakota, 2 February, 2018: Malawians have been urged to practice responsible parenthood, amid rise in cases of early pregnancies. Projects Coordinator for the ecumenical Malawi Council of Churches (MCC), M'theto Lungu, said when parents do not plan their families, the result is big numbers of children.   "Unfortunately, most parents…
Lilongwe, February 5, 2018: 19 year old, Raphael Davison of Kumbweza Village in Area 23, Lilongwe on Saturday committed suicide over a love affair. The matter was reported to Area 23 police unit who have confirmed the incident. Lilongwe police spokesperson, Kingsley Dandaula told the Malawi News Agency (Mana) that…
  Lilongwe, February 5, 2018: The Malawi Digital Broadcast Network Limited (MDBNL) popularly known as Kiliye kiliye digital TV, has said it will remain committed to the Light of Youth Creative Organisation (LYCO) initiatives. The MDBNL Director of Marketing, John Mchilikizo said this on Saturday during the National School Youth…
  Lilongwe, February 5, 2018: The Lilongwe Maseko Ngoni chapter will on February 10, 2018 host Isingoni competition at Golden Peacock Hotel in Lilongwe. The competition will draw together various Ngoni zones in the centre to encourage the youth of the Ngoni tribe to preserve their cultural practices. Lilongwe Maseko…

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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...