Our Reporter on 01st Mar

JTI has planted 1,000 trees at Kanengo waste disposal site in Lilongwe in line with the company’s commitment to reforestation initiative to replace trees felled during previous unsustainable forestry. By 2018, the total number of trees to be planted by the company will increase to 22 million. Director of Corporate Affairs and Communication Antonio...

Our Reporter on 01st Mar

Written By Lloyd M’bwana The former governing People’s Party (PP)’s Spokesperson on Finance in Malawi Parliament Ralph Jooma has taken a swipe at government of selective implementation of travel ban citing Foreign Minister George Chaponda frequent travels amid economic hardships the country was going through. PP’s observation comes amid reports...

Our Reporter on 01st Mar

Written By Isidoros Karderinis   For more than 40 years in the political arena of Spain two parties had been dominating, the People’s Party and the PSOE Party (Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party), which alternated in power. The last catalytic elections of December 20, 2015 resulted in a significant weakening of these traditional political forces...

Our Reporter on 01st Mar

Written By James Odziwa Malawi opposition parties appear to be grasping at straws as they find themselves in a very unattainable position. They were shocked when they lost in the May 2014 Elections to who they believed to be a flawed Candidate.   Peter Mutharika has since cemented his grip on power, cementing his support in the South and eating away...

Our Reporter on 01st Mar

Written By Sydney Chaima A Lilongwe based Arts Theatre group called Chikwatu is challenging that unless Malawians are civic educated on human rights, people with albinism will continue facing abuse. Director for ‘Chikwatu’ Stanley Mambo said this on Friday in Lilongwe that the group decided to introduce a Play dubbed ‘Ndulu’...

Our Reporter on 29th Feb

Written by  Arkangel Tembo Blantyre, February 29, 2016: Gianni Infantino was elected president of FIFA, putting him at the top of the soccer’s global governing body as it tries to emerge from a sweeping corruption scandal. European soccer’s top administrator got 115 votes in the second round of balloting at Zurich’s Hallenstadion, beating Bahrain’s...

Our Reporter on 29th Feb

Written by  Evance Chisiano Machinga, February 29, 2016: Police in Machinga have arrested a 20 year old Panganani Jafali for allegedly killing  94 year old Roben Kamoyo who was working as a security guard at Domasi Water Users Association Rice Mill in Machinga. Machinga Police Public Relations Officer, Constable Davie Sulumba said the suspect will...

Our Reporter on 29th Feb

Written by  Lydia Kalonde Lilongwe, February 29, 2016: Minister of Finance and Economic Planning and Development Dr Goodall Gondwe says the measures Government has instituted are strong enough to attain their objective of normalizing the economy within this year. He said this on Friday, at Parliament when he was presenting the 2015/16 Mid-Year Budget...

Our Reporter on 29th Feb

 I Reporter The highly publicized joint rally by Malawi’s opposition political parties was shamelessly marred by poor attendance and logistical problems.   The rally was held at Kalambo school ground in Area 25, widely regarded as opposition Malawi Congress Party’s bedrock. However, despite all the hype in the run up to the rally the organizers...

Our Reporter on 29th Feb

Article By: Lloyd M’bwana The mass joint rally opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) conducted together with People’s Party (PP) and Alliance for Democracy (Aford) at Kalambo Primary school, Area 25 in the capital Lilongwe on Sunday, February 28, has called for President Peter Mutharika to resign after 90 days if he fails to fix the ailing economy. ...