Breaking News
Zomba, July 8, 2020: Habitat for Humanity, a Christian non-profit organisation affiliated to Habitat International says it will this year construct 100 houses for families that were affected by Cyclone Idai in Zomba District. Cyclone Idai hit the country in 2018. Briefing the District Executive Committee (DEC) on Tuesday, Habitat…
Chikwawa, July 8, 2020: An angry mob in Chikwawa District on Monday murdered a 30- year-old man for allegedly stealing fresh beans from farmers along the Shire River.   The deceased, according to Chikwawa Police Station Deputy Public Relations Officer, Sergeant Dickson Matemba is identified as Feston Sulupi who was…
Kasungu, July 8, 2020: National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Trust has applauded Malawians for maintaining peace and order after the June 23 Fresh Presidential Election (FPE). The trust has since called on community leaders to help sustain and advocate for peace in their respective areas. In his remarks during…
Lilongwe, July 8, 2020: Government has withdrawn its earlier notice to the public regarding Chief Justice Andrew A. K.C. Nyirenda (SC) to proceed on leave, instead he will continue discharging his duties as the country’s Chief Justice. On June 12, 2020, government, through former Chief Secretary, Lloyd Muhara, announced that…
Rumphi, July 8, 2020: Political parties in the country have been urged to level the playground for young people to actively participate in the affairs of their respective political parties. The call was made recently in Rumphi during an engagement meeting organised by Women Legal Resources Centre (WOLREC) between the…
Karonga, July 8, 2020: Over 200 000 residents of Mzuzu City will soon benefit from aWater Efficiency Project worth about K25 billion which is aimed at boosting water supply in the city and its  surrounding areas. The development was disclosed on Monday by Northern Region Water Board (NRWB) Chief Executive…
BLANTYRE, July 7: Water for People Country Director Ulemu Chilunzi says the organization invests at least K1 billion every year to provide water supply, sanitation and hygiene interventions to people in Chikwawa. Chilunzi disclosed this on Friday during a handover ceremony of a borehole and other sanitary facilities (pit latrines)…
Chikwawa, July 7, 2020: Police in Chikwawa have arrested a 32-year-old woman for allegedly defrauding job seekers of over K1 million, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt.    Chikwawa Police Station Public Relations Officer, Dickson Matemba, identified the suspect as Shelie Mafunga.   Mafunga committed the offence early in January…
Lilongwe, July 7, 2020: Lions Club International Foundation has granted Malawi the sum of $10, 000 (approximately K7.5 million) to assist in Covid-19 prevention. Speaking with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Friday Lions Club District 412B (Malawi and Mozambique) new District Governor Ken Banda said the grant is in line…
Salima, July 5, Mana: The Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) through World Food Program (WFP) is disbursing soya flour or K5, 000 cash to parents of the learners in some parts of the country in an effort to ensure that young school going girls continue to get school meals even…
Page 1 of 517

Features

HE DR. LAZARUS MCCARTHY CHAKWERA SIXTH PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI

HE DR. LAZARUS MCCARTHY CHAKWERA  SIXTH PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI

Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera is the current President of Malawi. He was sworn into office on June 28, 2020 at Malawi Square, Bingu International Convention Centre, Lilongwe. Before joining frontline politics, Chakwera was President of the Malawi Assemblies of God from 1989 until he resigned on May...