Our Reporter on 18th Jan

Blantyre, Malawi, January 18 (MaraviPost): Mzuzu Diocese Bishop Joseph Mukasa Zuza died at St John Hospital in Mzuzu on Thursday while being treated after sustaining injuries in a road accident in Chikangawa, Mzimba. A press release from The Catholic Secretariat of the Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) states that burial of the body of Bishop Zuza,...

Our Reporter on 18th Jan

LILONGWE, Malawi – 18 January 2015 (MaraviPost):The Director General of MBC, Benson Tembo has been seconded to MACRA as Technical Advisor on digital migration with immediate effect. In an interview with MBC’s Hassan Goba, Tembo who bid farewell to the top management officials on Friday, said he would still be part of the national broadcaster while...

Our Reporter on 18th Jan

Blantyre, Malawi, Jan. 18 (MaraviPost): A total of 415 schools have been affected of which 234 have had their roofs blown off or were submerged in water or collapsed across the country raging floods continue causing havoc in Malawi, Vice President Saulos Chilima said Sunday. ...

Our Reporter on 18th Jan

Cape Town – Malawi and Mozambique are bracing for more floods today with tropical cyclone Chedza expected to cause further havoc. The floods in Mozambique had by Friday reportedly killed 38 people and left thousands homeless and the Mozambican government has asked for help from South Africa, which has deployed 65 troops to the affected areas. ...

Our Reporter on 18th Jan

Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 18: More food supplies and tents are urgently needed to cater to 80,000 men, women and children displaced by floods in Malawi, following the influx of hundreds of Mozambicans also affected by floods, Xinhua reported. District Commissioner for Chikhwawa district, Harry Phiri, told a local radio Saturday that the situation in the...

Our Reporter on 18th Jan

Johannesburg – South African aid group Gift of the Givers has distributed numerous relief parcels to families in Malawi that were displaced by floods. The parcels contained staple food, blankets, eating utensils, water purification tablets and plastic sheets, the organisation’s founder Imtiaz Sooliman said on Saturday. ...

Our Reporter on 18th Jan

ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 18 (MaraviPost) _ Death toll in Malawi’s raging floods continue to climbed over 200 with hundreds others still missing especially in the southern Lower Shire Valley. ...

Our Reporter on 17th Jan

LILONGWE, Malawi – 17 January 2015 (MaraviPost): President of the Republic of Malawi H.E. Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika says It was a huge blessing and honour for him to be part of a historic and important event at the Providence Industrial Mission (PIM) to celebrate 100 years of Rev. John Chilembwe’s uprising against the colonial rule in 1915. ...

Our Reporter on 17th Jan

LILONGWE, Malawi – 17 January 2015 (MaraviPost): Malawi Journalists from Lilongwe have accorded Airtel Malawi with an outstanding distinguished media award for the brand’s unending partnership with the country’s media fraternity. ...

Our Reporter on 17th Jan

Blantyre, Malawi – 17 January 2015 (MaraviPost): Malawi has joined other Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) members to observe the presidential elections in Zambia, as part of the SADC Electoral Observation Mission. Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chairperson Maxon Mbendera is leading the Malawi delegation to Zambia. Commenting on his...