Pius Nyondo on 07th Aug

BLANTYRE (MaraviPost)— The Ministry of Health has received bashing from MCP Dedza East parliamentarian Juliana Lunguzi for only concentrating on screening people for Ebola in airports and disregarding many other small borders. On Thursday the ministry dispelled rumors of a suspected Ebola case in the administrative capital Lilongwe, which went viral...

Pius Nyondo on 07th Aug

NKHOTAKOTA (MaraviPost) — Nkhotakota Magistrate’s Court has denied granting bail to James Kamanga, 32, who is answering a charge of being in possession of 43 bags of Cannabis Sativa popularly known as ‘chamba’ without licence. According to Nkhotakota Police spokesperson Williams Kaponda, on Tuesday, Kamanga pleaded not guilty on the alleged...

Pius Nyondo on 07th Aug

MZUZU (MaraviPost) — From the look of things, and from what the media is reporting around the world, Ebola is no joke. It is a crisis, a big health crisis that must be handled with utmost attention and care. Sierra Leone has declared it a state of emergency, so too Nigeria. Health braniacs from around the world are meeting in Geneva, Switzerland...

Pius Nyondo on 06th Aug

Former budget director in the Ministry of Finance Paul Mphwiyo on Wednesday appeared before the High Court in Malawi’s capital Lilongwe where he testified that he had seen Ralph Kasambara and Pika Manondo in the company of a gunman who had shot him on the night of September 13, 2013. MaraviPost hereby gives you some of the latest pictures during the...

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...