11 December 2017
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Rumphi, November 21, 2017: Police in Rumphiare keeping in custody a 22-year-old motorcyclist for causing death of an 11-year-old pedestrian at Mphompha Trading Centre in the district. Rumphi Police spokesperson Victor Khamisi confirmed the development in an interview, saying the accident occurred at 13:30 pm Saturday. He said Gift Msowoya…
Natioanal ID registration underway - File photo Lilongwe, November 21, 2017: Lilongwe District Council has received the national identity cards (IDs) ready for distribution to all the traditional authorities for easy access for people who registered at the local level. The consignment of the IDs arrived last Saturday through Kamuzu…
Rumphi, November 21, 2017: A 42-year-old man over the weekend hanged himself after picking a quarrel with his wife who had allegedly joined a Village Savings and Loans (VSL) group without informing him. Rumphi Police spokesperson, Victor Khamisi, confirmed the incident Sunday in an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana)…
MANGOCHI, November 18, 2017: Police in Monkey-Bay, Mangochi are keeping in custody a 24-year-old Maleta Makunje for the alleged murder of Moses Katandi, 45, after the two picked a quarrel over an unsettled debt. Confirming the arrest, Mangochi Police Public Relations Officer Inspector Rodrick Maida said Makunje asked Katandi’s son…
MANGOCHI, November 17, 2017: A seven-year-old boy was on Thursday afternoon killed in a road accident when he attempted to cross the road near Mangochi Market Turn – off along the Mangochi – Namwera Road, police have confirmed. The accident occurred around 2PM when the boy, Gift Mlelemba, a Standard…
MWANZA, November 18, 2017: Mwanza First Grade Magistrate’s Court on Thursday sentenced Diana Joseph, 20, to two and a half years Imprisonment with Hard Labor (IHL) for house breaking and theft. The court heard that on November 14, at Mchotseni Village, the girl broke into the house of Nellia Njunga…
MWANZA, November 18, 2017: Mwanza First Grade Magistrate (FGM) Court on Thursday sentenced Byson Makalani, 44, to five years Imprisonment with Hard Labor (IHL) for human trafficking. Mwanza Police Station Prosecutor Sub-Inspector Jane Juma told the court that Makalani was arrested on November 13, 2017 at Mwanza roadblock with five…
Mangochi, November 18, 2017: Mangochi Second Grade Magistrate’s Court on Thursday convicted and sentenced Eliyasa Jana, 18, eight years Imprisonment with Hard Labor (IHL) for theft. The court heard through Mangochi Police Prosecutor Constable Augustine Kagwira that on the night of September 28, 2017, unknown criminals broke into the office…
Dedza, November 17, 2017: Dedza District Council says it is determined to retire over 20 direct employees who are still working for it after having reached and even gone beyond the normal retirement age of 60. Speaking during a full council meeting on Thursday, Chief Director of Administration, Chikhawo Mbewe,…
Nkhotakota, November 17, 2017: Police in Nkhotakota say they have recorded 25 drowning cases between January and October 2017 against the 13 cases they registered same period last year. Reports from Nkhotakota and Nkhunga Police Stations made available to the press indicate that the stations registered 18 and 7 cases…

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82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

THYOLO, December 10, 2017: Bizarre things do happen in life sometimes. But for people of Goliati Village in Paramount Chief Ngolongoliwa in Thyolo, nothing could beat the marriage of octogenarian and a youth.  “It is an abomination,” some social commentators argue, while others see nothing wrong. ...