Our Reporter on 22nd Sep

Write your best climate change story and get an opportunity to join and cover COP21 While climate change is a global phenomenon, it is hitting the world’s poorest regions – and most marginalized communities – the hardest. These changing conditions are impacting human health, economic activity, and are threatening basic human rights including...

Our Reporter on 22nd Sep

• The Right Honourable Dr. Saulos Klaus Chilima, Vice President of the Republic of Malawi; • All Cabinet Ministers present here; • senior government officials present here; • Members of the Press; • Ladies and gentlemen.   I have called for this press conference to share with you the current food security situation in the country.   As...

Our Reporter on 22nd Sep

President Professor Peter Mutharika Monday left the country for New York, New York, United States of America for the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) Meeting. Every year in the month of September, World leaders converge in the big Apple, USA to discuss issues affecting the globe.  This year, it is expected that among other issues, leaders will...

steve sharra on 22nd Sep

President Peter Muntharika is being said to have approved recommendations stakeholders made to the ongoing Public Service Reforms Program by abolishing Junior Certificate of Education (JCE) examinations and also stop printing of Primary School Leaving Certificate (PSLCE) in a bid to cut costs incurred when conducting such services. This comes barely...

Our Reporter on 21st Sep

The Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) has commended key tobacco buyer Japan Tobacco International (JTI) for investing K52 million towards rehabilitating a link road in the Kanengo industrial area. TCC Chief Executive Officer Bruce Munthali said Monday during commissioning of the road that JTI has demonstrated commitment to the country’s tobacco industry...

Our Reporter on 21st Sep

The Zomba Chief Resident Magistrate Agnes Nyirenda on Friday, September 18, 2015 sentenced a former cabinet minister Enock Maotcha Banda to six years in jail with hard labour for abducting a 17 year old girl. The court heard that last year, (2014) Maotcha Banda, the former Minister of Trade and Industry abducted the girl whom he has been in a relationship...

Our Reporter on 21st Sep

Nkwichi Lodge have some delightful news from their latest newsletter. As well as a tasty looking new menu, they’ve also been ranked at No. 1 in Harpers Bazar’s list of the 10 most romantic hotels in the world! For more details have a read of the highlights below. ...

Our Reporter on 21st Sep

Malawi Local Government Association (MALGA) President, who is also councilor for Mpenu ward in Lilongwe has called upon the youths to refrain from immoral behavior to avoid contracting HIV and Aids virus. Chaziya was speaking in his ward when he presided over the finals of football matches of his Chaziya Trophy. ...

Our Reporter on 21st Sep

Malawi’s top voice of street kids, Chisomo Children’s Club(CCC) has finally  spoken in defence of street kids who are being fingered by the general public to be the once behind fires in Malawi.  Speaking to members of the press in Lilongwe following the area 18 inferno, Chisomo Club Executive Director, Charles Gwengwe says it is un fair...

Our Reporter on 20th Sep

So suggests the new data released today by the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP) via its ResistanceMap, an interactive online tool that allows users to track the latest global trends in drug resistance in 39 countries, and antibiotic use in 69 countries. CDDEP also issued the first-ever report on The State of the World’s...