Written by MANENO CHIMULALA
BLANTYRE(MaraPost)—Jappie Mhango is now the Malawi Olympic Committee’s (MOC) secretary general following his victory during elections held at Sunbird Nkopola lodge in Mangochi.
Mhango defeated the longest serving member in MOC’s executive body Hellen Mpinganjira who got nine votes against Mhango’s 39.
Speaking after the polls, Mpinganjira accepted the results saying it was not a shock.
Written by Eltaszone.com
Donnas Women’s Football Cup will now be played in all Malawi’s three regions after it was raised to K8 million.
Donnas Eggs Account Division Manager Herbert Mangadzuwa said the company was obliged to give back to women’s football because women have been supporting their products.
“We are very happy that we are now sponsoring the trophy at K8 million as we had promised last time,” Mangadzuwa said.
Written by EltasZone
The 2014 TNM Super League rolls off this weekend with the defending champions Silver Strikers, also known as the Bankers, starting the campaign with a seemingly tough away fixture.
The bankers, being sponsored by the Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM), travels to the south where they will play Mighty Wanderers.
Big Bullets will also begin the campaign with two away assignments against Moyale Barracks and new entrants Karonga United on Sunday and Easter Monday, respectively.
Written by Team Ford @Dakar
ROSARIO, ARGENTINA, 4 January 2014 – Team Ford Racing’s Dakar Rally adventure is finally under way after an estimated 1-million people packed the centre of the Argentine city of Rosario this evening to watch a spectacular and colourful riverside start ceremony.
Fans lined the roads many deep alongside the Paraná River to cheer the 439 competing vehicles on their way at the start of the gruelling 14-day, 9 300 km trek through Argentina and Chile.
Among them for the first time were the two Ford Ranger cars of Lucio Alvarez / Ronnie Graue and Chris Visser / Japie Badenhorst.
Written by Frank Phiri
Responsible media reporting and objectivity are key tools that sports journalists need to apply to help stem the tide of hooliganism in soccer, Head of Marketing at TNM, the sponsor of the country’s flagship Super League said on Thursday.
Sobhuza Ngwenya gave the tip when TNM donated K1,433,000 to the Sports Writers Association of Malawi (SWAM) to enable the association to hold a Training Workshop aimed at drilling sports journalists on dealing with hooliganism.