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BLANTYRE(MaraviPost)—Big Bullets came from behind twice to salvage a 2-all draw with Silver Strikers on Sunday in the country’s TNM Super League at the Kamuzu Stadium, wasting their chances again of displacing league leaders Moyale Barracks. Silver led twice through goals in each half from Ndaziwona Chatsalira and substitute Mada Chiumia, but were...

Vice President, Saulos Chilima is scheduled to leave the country for South Africa tomorrow. The Veep will depart Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe on Monday September 15, 2014 at 8.00 am and plans to return home Tuesday the following day, September 16, 2014. ...

  “Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish” Euripides   If I were part of the motley crew that makes up the village of Peter Mutharika’s so-called advisors I would caution the President to mind his language.   Granted, for no fault of his own, Peter struggles to make himself heard, let alone make sense in public. But that he is not an...

STATEMENT BY HER EXCELLENCY MADAME GERTRUDE MUTHARIKA FIRST LADY OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWIPATRON AND CHAIRPERSON OF THE GERTRUDE MUTHARIKA BEAUTIFY MALAWI TRUST DURING THE LAUNCH OF THE GERTRUDE MUTHARIKA BEAUTIFY MALAWI TRUSTON 13TH SEPTEMBER 2014 AT KAMUZU PALACE GRAND MARQUEE LILONGWE, MALAWI Working together for a cleaner and healthier Malawi•...

BLANTYRE (Maravipost)–Malawi’s Flames enterprising midfielder Robert Ng’ambi on Saturday missed Platinum Star’s humiliating 3-1 defeat to Super Sport in Absa Premiership match due to a hamstring injury he suffered while playing for the Flames last Wednesday. ...

From growing up on a small rural farm in Malawi to becoming Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Malawi to the European Union and Permanent Representative to Rome-based United Nations agencies, the new Deputy Director of the Social Protection division (ESP) of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), BRAVE RONA NDISALE,...

Amidst the chaos and pandemonium that ensued when a guest-house at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) suddenly collapsed in the early afternoon of Saturday 12th September 2014, tales of miraculous survival have begun to emerge. “Thank You, Jesus”, a cry rang out from an onlooker, followed by a burst of relieved applause from the crowd...

BLANTYRE(MaraviPost)—Mighty Wanderers mentor Gerald Phiri, who endured insults last week after the team conceded a defeat to Azam Tigers, left Balaka Stadium on Saturday with a smile on his face after securing a deserving 1-0 victory over Blue Eagles in the TNM Super League. Blue Eagles, who have 34 points, were poised to dislodge the Mzuzu based...

In Malawi, every dog bite case is associated with rabies until ruled out by the veterinary authorities. Luckily, many people know that it is significant to go straight to the hospital once you have been bitten by a dog, especially if it is stray. The government spends millions of kwacha annually in the fight against rabies through giving vaccinations...

A huge international campaign demanding the release of the three Cuban anti-terrorist fighters held in U.S. jails is underway since September 4th in over 30 countries and will run until October 6th, which marks the 38th anniversary of the criminal bombing of a Cuban airliner off the coast of Barbados. Activists in Washington D.C. will visit U.S. congressional...

BLANTYRE(MaraviPost)—Following the termination of the sponsership deal with Puma, the Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has signed a three-year contract with England-based sportswear manufacturer Umbro to be the official sponsor for the national soccer team. The sponsorship agreement sees Umbro become the FAM’s official supplier of full technical...

BLANTYRE(MaraviPost)—South Africa based Flames talisman, Frank Gabadinho Mhango, who was on Wednesday not in his usual form as the Flames were playing against Ethiopia, has reacted against the catcalls he endured from some fans during the game. During the game, some fans booed him as he was taken off the pitch for Frank Banda. ...

The ICC which is fast losing credibility in many African capitals is at it again issuing an arrest Warrant for another african leader. The International Criminal Court on Thursday issued another arrest warrant for a Darfur rebel leader accused in a deadly attack on African Union peacekeepers. ...

PRETORIA —South African track star Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide, but cleared of more serious murder charges in connection with the killing of his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, at his home last year. The Olympic sprinter known as “the blade runner” for his carbon-fiber prosthetic legs, showed little emotion...

Lilongwe, September 12: President Professor Peter Mutharika has declared that time for confrontation between Civil Society Organizations-CSOs and government is over, stating it is now time for cooperation and consensus building towards the country’s development. ...

After meeting in Geneva with World Health Organization director general Margaret Chan, Cuban Health Minister Roberto Morales said that given the history of Cuban international collaboration, particularly in healthcare, Cuba has been asked to join the group of countries which will provide an initial response to the Ebola epidemic in Africa. ...

 Mzuzu, September 12: Councillor for Chibanja West Ward in Mzuzu City has been beaten to death after he was caught red handed with somebody’s divorced wife in Chibanja Township in Mzuzu. Charles Nyirongo, who won the May 20 tripartite election on People’s Party (PP) ticket, is reported to have been beaten to death Wednesday around 8:00 O`clock...

Gaborone–On Monday 15 September , the Botswana High Court will hear a constitutional challenge to the Adoption of Children Act. The Act permits a child who is born out of wedlock to be adopted by a third party without the consent of the child’s biological father. ...

BLANTYRE (Maravipost)–Renowned musicians Faith Mussa, George Mkandawire and Lawrence Khwisa, widely known as Lulu, are among artists billed for a joint gospel show with Madalitso Kalikokha on October 5 at Robins Park in Blantyre. Kalikokha, popular by the moniker mAda, will launch his 15 truck album ‘Kufuna kokha. ...

BLANTYRE (Maravipost)–More Malawians are travelling to the Ebola affected countries than people from West Africa coming into the country, Health Minister said. According to her, 155 travellers from the affected countries of Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Senegal and Uganda were screened between August 8 and...

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