Our Reporter on 04th Nov

Tweet TRIAL files a criminal denunciation to the Swiss Federal Prosecutor against a Swiss refinery companysuspected of laundering looted gold from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.   Geneva, 4 November 2013 – TRIAL (Track Impunity Always) has submitted to the Swiss Federal Prosecutor a criminal denunciation against the precious metals...

Tweet Zavuta basi (No-where to run) Time to drink poison is now! apa ndiye mwagwidwa basi (you are finally cornered). Exclusive information indicates that the police detectives are near reaching the bottom of the shooting of budget Director Paul Mphwiyo. A new suspect Lloyd Liyaya has been captured by the Malawi Police last Friday. He wasnnewly hired...

Tweet It has only been broadcasting for three weeks, but the new online radio station opened in UK seems to have been welcomed by many Malawians in diaspora, especially those in UK.  The station named Radio 247 MALAWI joins the long list of Malawian radios now streaming online. Radio 247 Malawi is the brainchild of Glasgow based Malawian entrepreneur...

Tweet When a government watches 50 of its citizens depart this life in just a week due to lack of basic medical care at a referral hospital such as Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH), the simplest conclusion would be that such an administration has failed. Every time I imagine the sense of desperation that has engulfed patients and guardians at KCH which...

Tweet And, hey, opposition DPP Lilongwe City Centre legislator Shadreck Jonas, perhaps high on something not exactly legal, may say some real crazy stuff like suggesting turning some secondary schools into prisons for ‘cashgate’ villains. But, hey, what he said about withdrawing the international medical referral privilege from ‘top dogs’ deserves...

Tweet “Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedies” – Julius Henry “Groucho” Marx There is something strange about politicians that beggars belief; they almost always see everything through the lens of politics. Look, what is political about a...

Tweet Centuries ago, corrupt African leaders and Western traders made an unwitting yet deliberate business pact. A few Africans made fortunes; Western interests found cheap labour, and 12 million people lost their freedom. The African plight is not much changed now, half a century after the so-called African independence boom of the sixties. Many African...

Tweet BLANTYRE(MaraPost)—She’s is only 19 but she has just published a book. Ok, several years ago Nigerian magical realist writer Ben Okri wrote his first book at 17 but what made Priscilla Takondwa Semphere delve into serious literature is instructive of how serious is her crusade to a literary future. She went to a shopping mall in Johannesburg,...

Tweet Delivering Change in Malawi {Protocols Observed} I am honoured to welcome you to the United Democratic Front’s first ever, National Policy Conference, on behalf of our organizing Committee, and in my own name. I would like to extend a very warm and special welcome to our international guests, our sister parties and all stakeholders who have...

Tweet MALAWI CONGRESS PARTY RESPONSE PRESENTED BY THE RT. HON. REV. DR. LAZARUS CHAKWERA PRESIDENT OF THE MCP On Friday, 25th October, 2013 At the MCP NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS LILONGWE MALAWI  MCP RESPONSE TO THE SPEECH MADE BY THE RT HONOURABLE KHUMBO HASTINGS KACHALI, THE VICE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI AT THE 3RD MEETING OF PARLIAMENT IN...