11 December 2017
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Lilongwe, May 17: Political Party representatives, foreign election observers, the media and various electoral stakeholders on Friday morning together with Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) staff oversaw the deployment of the first consignment of ballot papers from Kamuzu International Airport (KIA). The first tracks carrying the ballot papers left heading for…
Nsanje, May 16: As only a few days are remaining before the country goes to the polls, State President Dr. Joyce Banda has said the country has achieved meaningful development in her two years in office. Speaking during what she called her last development rally before the May 20 tripartite…
Lilongwe, May 16: Malawi will have a new state-of-the-art passenger ship on Lake Malawi once Malawians vote the People’s Party (PP) into power in the May 20, 2014 elections, pledges the Party in its Manifesto. Compiled under the theme: Transforming Malawi Together – It is Possible, PP says the party…
Lilongwe, May 16: The People’s Party (PP) has pledged to serve Malawians with integrity, honesty, tolerance, selflessness, commitment and dedication when voted into power in the forthcoming Tripartite Elections. PP makes the pledge in the wrapping chapter of its 18-chapter Manifesto which outlines in detail what the party will do…
By Ida Kazembe  Blantyre , August 22: In response to the call made by the Youth Consultative Forum (YCF) on the government, political parties, development partners and other stakeholders to incorporate youth friendly policies ahead of 2014 tripartite elections, People’s  Progressive Movement (PPM) and  People’s Transformation Party (PETRA) have assured…
By Agnes Chinyama Machinga, August 22: In a bid to ensure credible elections, the National Initiative for Civic Education (Nice) has assured the general public of preferential treatment given to people with disabilities, the sick and the elderly during registration scheduled to run from 11 –24 September in Machinga. This…
By Tikondane Vega Blantyre, August 22:  The Malawi Electoral Commission (Mec) has called on the Malawi Police Service to ensure that there is common understanding on issues to do with elections between the electoral body and the security service. The call was made by Commissioner, Allan Chiphiko, on Thursday during…
By Tikondane Vega Blantyre, August 22, Mana: Police in Chikhwawa District have granted bail to two people who are being suspected of buying voter registration cards from 64 people at undisclosed amount. On Saturday, the police arrested the two; Patrick Losi, 40, and Fred Njanji, 37, both from Tchochola Village,…
President Mrs Joyce Banda on Sunday ordered the treasury to immediately stop paying chiefs honoraria through the banks, saying the system leaves the chiefs with little money at the end of the day. Speaking at Nsumwa primary school ground in Salima South Constituency, in response to the call by senior…
Member of Parliament for Blantyre Kabula, Felix Njawala on Sunday launched a gospel music competition in his constituency. According to Njawala, the competition which is being sponsored to the tune of K700 000 was introduced to bring people of different religious affiliations in his constituency together. “When it comes to…

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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. ...