Our Reporter on 02nd May

Lilongwe, May 02, 2014 – FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today that its FedEx Express subsidiary acquired Supaswift businesses in Malawi and six other countries, which are Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland and Zambia. These acquisitions represent the latest step in the company’s strategy to grow its African network and...

As I conclude my look at the parliamentary race, my gut feeling is that the race will be most competitive in the South, what with three—UDF, PP and DPP- of the four big parties coming from this region. Or will it be a matter of splitting the vote? Here with a sampling of the players: Mangochi With 12 constituencies for grabs in Mangochi, nearly all...

Our Reporter on 01st May

NEW YORK, April 30, 2014/ — Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy of Nigeria, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (http://www.fmf.gov.ng) and a host of others who were last week named to the Time Magazine annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world have been honoured at a gala in New York. The full list and related...

Celebrated Major PSB of Enlighten Christian Gathering ECG has ventured into praise and worship music with his first single Amadziwa to be out next week. According to Bushiri, Amadziwa is a song that reminds people to be focused for God knows all their sufferings and all they need is to submit fully to His will“We are living in a world with...

Our Reporter on 01st May

As a panel member on PressTV, the outspoken Allan Ntata a constant thorn in Joyce Banda’s backside spoke very well and intelligently on the Scandals facing the Malawi government. The “Cashgate” scandal is jeopardizing Malawi’s future, as the country struggles to pay its bills following aid cuts and public anger over official corruption mounts.  Allan...

BLANTYRE(MaraPost)—As political commentators and other stakeholders in the May 20 elections continue to invalidate the findings of the recent opinion poll which put Joyce Banda at the summit, Research Tech Consultants lead consultant in Malawi has said the findings are real. Research Tech Consultants claimed few days ago to have conducted opinion...

Hastings Kamuzu Banda, to some Malawians and Africans, was a statesman worthy emulating and that he has to be celebrated and given a special place in Malawi’s History. To others, like me, celebrating Kamuzu is like re-installing Adolf Hitler as Germany’s Chancellor. In this rant, I will raise reasons why Kamuzu should only be celebrated by witches. I...

LILONGWE (MaraPost)—In a bid to promote tourism in the country, Ctech Systems, one of the leading ICT Providing service companies in the country has launched a website to help tourists easily access information on the so many tourist attraction places in the country. “After we saw that there is gap in the tourism industry mainly a reliable information...

As Malawians vote on May 20th, it will be the 31st anniversary of central region minister Aaron Gadama’s death. He died gruesomely along with two other cabinet ministers and one mere Member of Parliament. By all accounts the death of the Mwanza Four, as the victims have come to be known, was authored by the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) government of...

Our Reporter on 26th Apr

It has been reported on MANA that Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has warned that it will censor  all phone-in programmes during the elections period should broadcasters in the country continue letting callers use hate speech. MACRA Director of Telecommunication, Lloyd Momba supposedly said this on  Wednesday in Lilongwe at a broadcaster’s...