15 November 2018
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Lilongwe, May 8:  The Junior welterweight champion Wilson Masamba was crowned the winner of Sunday’s fight after beating South African based Malawian boxer Sando Jackson in a non-title fight at M1 Centre Point in Lilongwe in a technical knockout decision. The eight-round bout was organized by Keba Boxing Promotions, the…
Lilongwe, May 6, 2018: Be Forward Wanderers Technical Director and former Captain of Malawi National Team,  Jack "Africa" Chamangwana died Sunday evening.  According to information obtained from various sources Chamangwa passed at around 8 pm at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre.       He has died at the…
Mzimba, May 03, 2018: Special Olympics Malawi (SOM) has trained 45 teachers in Mzimba District in identification and handling of pupils with intellectual disabilities in sporting activities as one way of promoting inclusive education. SOM’s national director, Enid Mauluka said Monday the teachers learned what intellectual disabilities are and their…
Blantyre, May 2, 2018: Malawi’s Under-20 National Football Team will curtain-raise the Capital City derby involving Silver Strikers and Civil Sporting Club in the Airtel Top 8 quarter final first leg on Saturday at Bingu National Stadium. A statement Football Association of Malawi (FAM) released on Tuesday which was signed…
Lilongwe, May 1, 2018: Azam Tigers on Labour Day, Monday climb to the summit of the TNM Super League when they clawed Be Forward Wanderers with a 2-0 drubbing  at Mulanje Park.    The Kau Kau boys pulled a shocking defeat to the defending Champions, Wanderers in their fourth outing…
BLANTYRE, April 29, 2018: Ishmael Thindwa’s Manager, Roy Abramo Mdechi has dismissed claims that Thindwa is among the players that Mighty Be Forward Wanderers wants to rule out or send on loan in the Telekom Network Malawi (TNM) Super League this season. Unconfirmed reports indicate that the name of Thindwa…
BLANTYRE, April 29, 2018:  Blantyre-based outfit Azam Tigers are just a few steps behind from securing a sponsorship to the club which former Nyasa Big Bullets Technical Director, Billy Tewesa has negotiated for. Tigers have been playing in the top-flight Telekom Network Malawi (TNM) Super League for close to three…
Karonga, April 30, 2018: Like father like son, Wellington Mwangonde, popularly known as 'the bulldozer ' was crowned new Mr Karonga on Saturday in a stiff competition that was held at the district Museum Hall.  The bulldozer, son of former Mr Malawi, Mr Olympia and founder of Weight Lifting and…
Lilongwe, April 30, 2018: The third Blantyre derby Saturday grossly netted K40, 337, 000.00 from gate collections during the TNM Super League encounter involving defending Champions Be Forward Wanderers and Nyasa Big Bullets at Area 48, Bingu National Stadium  in Lilongwe. Super League of Malawi (Sulom) Treasurer, Tiya Somba Banda…
Lilongwe, April 29, 2018:  Silver Strikers Sunday walloped Lakeshore based side, Dwangwa United with an emphatic 3-0 win at Area 47's Silver stadium in Lilongwe during the TNM Super League encounter.    The new kids on the blog for the Central Bankers,  Mphatso Phillimon got a brace while Jack Chiona…

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Treating child marriage as defilement

 Treating child marriage as defilement

Blantyre, November 13: Section 81 of the Child Care, Protection and Justice Act, offers protection of children from forced marriage or betrothal whereas section 22 of the newly amended constitution restricts any person under 18 from marrying. Nonetheless, the law seems not enforced as girls as youn...