Our Reporter on 11th Jan

Tweet When we were rudely interrupted in August of last year famed attorney Raphael Kasambara was taking it to Paul Mphwiyo in court. Paul Mphwiyo as a witness was being torn apart. A lot has happened since we saw Mr. Mphwiyo in court being grilled mercilessly by one Raphael Kasambara. Paul Mphwiyo has been arrested multiple times including his wife....

Our Reporter on 11th Jan

Tweet The International Criminal Court (ICC) has confirmed that a Kenyan man who has been reported killed in Kenya was once under its protection but was not on the prosecution’s witness list. The statements by the court’s Registrar, Herman von Hebel, and the Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) represent the first time the ICC has confirmed the identity...

Raphael Tenthani on 11th Jan

Tweet Spare a thought for students in the University of Malawi who were supposed to graduate in 2014 but they are still in college courtesy of the 2011 ‘academic freedom’ impasse. Such students are spending a fifth year in college on their four-year degree programme. ...

Our Reporter on 11th Jan

Tweet “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results”Albert Einstein Today let us briefly talk about how we are embarrassingly trying to do the same things that never worked before and somehow we would like to hope that they will work now. But, first, allow me to be gentle with my dear president. Look, sometimes...

Our Reporter on 11th Jan

Tweet Bullets have hit back at critics over their failure to secure the much touted Be Forward sponsorship from a Japanese second hand car dealer. Bullets General Secretary Harold Fote dismissed allegations that the team’s proposal was not good enough to secure the sponsorship won by their rivals Wanderers at K70 million. ...

Our Reporter on 11th Jan

Tweet The areas that were once affected and assessed by some members of the District Civil Protection Committee as led by the District Commissioner, indicated a total of 301 households affected so far by 6th January, 2015. The households affected are from GVH Medrum under T/A Mulilima, GVH Nkhwazi under Senior Chief Ngabu, GVH M’bande under T/A Maseya,...

Our Reporter on 11th Jan

Tweet Blantyre, January 2015: Following heavy rains that hit most parts of the country, the Central East African Railway Company has suspended its Limbe-Makhanga train. ...

Our Reporter on 11th Jan

Tweet UYUNI – As if the Dakar Rally isn’t tough enough, the crews had to go off into Bolivia on their own for Stage 7 – without the support of their service crews at the end of the day. For Giniel de Villiers and Dirk von Zitzewitz, in the Toyota Imperial Hilux, however, it was a fantastic stage that saw the crew post the sixth-fastest...

Our Reporter on 10th Jan

Tweet DEDZA (MARAVIPOST)—President Peter Mutharika on Saturday led thousands of Malawians from different sections of society in paying their last respects to former Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president John Tembo’s wife, Ruth, who was laid to rest at Nthulu Village, Traditional Authority (T/A) Kaphuka in Dedza. ...

Our Reporter on 10th Jan

Tweet The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) has today announced new prices of fuel. MERA has said fuel prices will go down effective tomorrow, Jan 11, 2015. MERA said in a statement issued a short while ago that petrol will now be selling at K760.40 from K856.70. ...