A Lilongwe based minibus driver, Ganizani Phiri, has been handed over the MK50 million, the grand prize of Airtel’s Tisangalale 50 promotion, he won last week.  Area 25 was engulfed with ululations and cheers as the Airtel crew paraded a convoy to deliver the cheque to Phiri at his residence.    Making the presentation, Airtel’s Chief...

Pius Nyondo on 06th Aug

BLANTYRE (MaraviPost) — Three police officers have been arrested in connection to the burglary that took place on Saturday at Villa Casablanca Manor, Ndata Farm in Thyolo of former president late Bingu wa Mutharika. Police have confirmed the incident and arrest of the police officers from Police Mobile Service (PMS) B Company in Limbe, Blantyre...

Our Reporter on 06th Aug

The Malawi government has cautioned people using online social forums such as Facebook, twitter and instagram to exercise their freedom of expression responsibly as government would not just watch the abuse of the rights of others taking place in such forums.   “I am sure you will agree with me, that the emergence of social media, coupled with some...

Our Reporter on 05th Aug

President Jacob Zuma addresses the US-SA Business and Investment Forum hosted by the US Chamber of Commerce on Monday, ahead of the US-Africa Leaders Summit. Picture: GCIS President Jacob Zuma ended a keynote speech to US business on Monday with a strong condemnation of Israel’s use of its military might in Gaza. “Allow me before concluding...

Our Reporter on 05th Aug

Atlanta, Georgia: Malawi’s First Lady, Gertrude Hendrina Mutharika, has urged women in the diaspora to assist in the education of a girl child back home in order to make them responsible citizens. Madame Mutharika, who is in the United States of America accompanying President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika at the US – Africa Leaders summit in Washington...

Africans generally love Barack Obama, the celebrated US president whose father came from Kenya and Africans think Barack is one of them.  Obama has wished Africa well,  which may explain why he is hosting Malawi’s APM and other 50 other African Heads of State at the  US-Africa Leader’s Summit  in Washington D.C. from 4 – 6 August, the  largest...

A Lilongwe based minibus driver Ganizani Phiri emerged the lucky winner of the MK50 million grand prize of Airtel’s Tisangalale 50 promotion. The final draw was conducted at Cross Roads hotel and the guest of honour was Mama Cecilia Tamanda Kadzamira. Meanwhile, Airtel says it will officially give the winner his MK50 million on Wednesday this...

Pius Nyondo on 04th Aug

The theme of dying to self and giving up bad habits is a persistent one in the spiritual traditions and certainly in Christianity.  The persistence of this theme consequently leads one to wonder if dying to bad habits is not the key of human and Christian wholeness.  The journey of life seems to be a journey of letting go and is a quest for transformation. ...

Our Reporter on 03rd Aug

An update from Nyala Lodge Nyala lodge, owned by Malawi’s Jambo Africa and situated only 75km from bustling Blantyre, has recently seen a number of key improvements, including a brand new Conference Centre and two double story self catering units. This extension adds on to an already extensive list of services Nyala Lodge has to offer, including...

Ufulu on 03rd Aug

A certain sections of Malawians has what I would call “nauseating culture” whereby people do not want to accept that there are Malawians out there who act purely in the interest of the country and not to please anyone or advance personal political interests. I have observed this through comments on this column and articles I have published elsewhere....