Pius Nyondo on 30th Sep

Tweet Death has never been good news. It does not have to. Death is sad news. And, it is even worse news when the death is least expected. Now, the death of youthful Ufulu Kanyongolo – a law student at Chancellor College – at the just ended Lake of Stars festival in the shore district of Mangochi must be food for thought. It must be. For now, we...

Pius Nyondo on 30th Sep

Tweet BLANTYRE (Maravipost)– Malawi legislators have have finally authorised Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe to borrow $13.1 million (about K5.3 billion) from the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) Fund for International Development for the construction of the National Cancer Centre in Lilongwe. The...

Our Reporter on 30th Sep

Tweet Dramatic footage of a young man dangerously jumping from The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) gallery was shown to congregants on Sunday 28th September 2014, coupled with a stern message from T.B. Joshua to his detractors. As the under-fire pastor moved in the midst of worshippers during a time of prophecy, commotion ensued when a...

Our Reporter on 30th Sep

Tweet World leaders at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) have highlighted the importance of press freedom and called on Egypt to release the three jailed Al Jazeera staff. The wrongful imprisonment of Baher Mohamed, Peter Greste and Mohammed Fahmy was raised by US President Obama in his first meeting with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah...

Our Reporter on 30th Sep

Tweet Standard Bank has donated K8 million to Nkhoma University, one of the country’s newest institutions of higher learning. Speaking during the cheque presentation ceremony at Standard Bank head office in Lilongwe, the visiting Personal and Business Bank Chief Executive Officer for Africa Zweli Manyathi described education as backbone for socio-economic...

Tweet BLANTYRE (Maravipost)–Malawian artist, Lawi is among best male artists in Southern Africa nominated for this year’s All Africa Music Award (AFRIMA). ...

Tweet BLANTYRE (Maravipost)–The Football Association of Malawi (Fam) has started selling tickets for Flames Group B Afcon qualifier match against Algeria on October 11. ...

Our Reporter on 29th Sep

Tweet Standard Bank Africa’s Chief Executive Officer responsible for Personal and Business Banking (P&BB) Zweli Manyathi is on a two-day visit of the Malawi operation.  During the visit Manyathi is discussing the Malawi business with the local team led by CEO Andrew Mashanda.  ...

Tweet BLANTYRE (Maravipost)–Big Brother Africa (BBA) reality TV on Monday revealed a 24-year-old Sipe as second Malawian representative to this year’s edition dubbed Hotshot. ...

Our Reporter on 28th Sep

Tweet 27 September 2014 – Calling for a comprehensive approach to terrorism, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov took the General Assembly’s podium today to propose a United Nations Security Council enquiry into all aspects of the scourge in the Middle East and North Africa. “The terrorist threat requires a comprehensive approach if we want...