Our Reporter on 25th Aug

By Steven Cohen, Head of Sage One AAMEA (Africa, Australia, Middle East and Asia)   There is no shortage of articles, seminars, and textbooks that claim to tell you how to run a successful small business, but few of them define exactly what it means to succeed. Yet it’s important as a small business owner to know what you’re striving for every...

Our Reporter on 25th Aug

Court of Appeal to Rule on Foreign Prisoners’ HIV Treatment   Gaborone–On Wednesday, 26 August 2015, the Botswana Court of Appeal will deliver judgment in an appeal against a 2014 decision of the High Court to provide anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment to foreign prisoners. ...

Our Reporter on 24th Aug

BY: Stanicious Williams Chilemba Malawi as a nation belongs to all of us the rich, the poor, the abled, the disabled, mentally balanced and mentally unbalanced alike. It is a basin which should at all times recognises each individual citizenry, by providing basic and social needs to all individual categories of its citizens. ...

Our Reporter on 24th Aug

Graca Michel a wife to the former South African President late Nelson Mandela through her institution-Graca Michel Trust (GMT) has commended the country’s efforts to reduce the nation’s stunted growth which is now at 42.5% from 48% in 2010.   Michel with GMT team was in the country for a two-visit from Thursday, August 20 to Friday, August 21,...

Our Reporter on 24th Aug

The 14 year-old Tawile Kumsinda mystified patrons to the 2015 up and coming designers over the weekend when she came top among five contestants during an event Fashion Malawi Edition (FAME) organized at Don Bosco Institute in the capital Lilongwe.   The development comes amid preparation of the 2015 FAME main event slated for October, 2015 where local...

Our Reporter on 24th Aug

AllAfrica, London, Lagos, Johannesburg –  24 August 2015  – His Royal Highness The Duke of York KG, His Excellency Olusegun Obasanjo and Mr Aliko Dangote have agreed to form a partnership to support Entrepreneurship in Africa.     The African Entrepreneurship Programme (AEP) will be a new initiative between Pitch@Palace and The Global...

Our Reporter on 24th Aug

The Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings today launched the 2015 Brookings Financial and Digital Inclusion Project (FDIP) Report and Scorecard, which evaluates access to and usage of affordable financial services across 21 countries. According to Brookings’ FDIP analysis, Malawi earned a 19th place ranking for the country’s overall financial...

Our Reporter on 24th Aug

A month after African Parks Network (APN) embarks on 18 million projects to manage Liwonde National Park and Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve; Police in Kasungu have arrested two village headwomen together with 14 of their subjects for illegally setting in Kasungu National Park. ...

Our Reporter on 23rd Aug

Somber mood and heart breaks have engulfed people of Kamusombeni Village, Traditional Authority (T.A) Simulemba in the central district of Kasungu as a 12 year old boy has killed his own cousin in the course of hunting for birds.   Kasungu Police Station Public Relations Officer (PRO) Edwin Kaunda has confirmed to The Maravi Post the death of a 19...

Our Reporter on 23rd Aug

The UK media is reporting that a Malawian man in Coventry has applied for asylum, claiming that he is a homosexual afflicted with HIV+. The UK authorities do not believe his claim, and in an initial decision have refused him leave to remain and want him removed. However, with the complex, near-endless appeals process in the UK with claims for asylum,...