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PERTH, WESTERN AUSTRALIA–(MaraviPost – Jan 7, 2015) – Paladin Energy Ltd (PDN.TO)(PDN.AX) (“Paladin” or the “Company”) wishes to advise that the Company’s Kayelekera Mine (“KM“) in northern Malawi suffered some minor storm damage during the night of January 5, 2015 when a 20-minute, high-intensity...

Spokesperson for Former President Dr. Joyce Banda says she is failing to return to Malawi for fear of Political Persecution. Preferring to be in self-exile rather than come home and clear her name assuming that she would be arrested of some unknown crime at the moment. ...

In a letter released to Media the CSOs are informing Government that the scheduled demonstrations are a go. Below is the letter: On behalf of the listed organizations, we write to notify your office about the planned demonstrations in line with section 96 [1] of the Police Act [2010] which requires the conveners of the demonstrations or protests to...

The 2011 Malawi protests were protests aimed at winning political and economic reforms or concessions from the government of Malawi. Those demonstrations were held against a President who had been in power for over 6 years and was showing autocratic tendencies. ...

CHILECITO – Stage 3 of Dakar 2015 took place in some of the most spectacular scenery on the face of the planet, but Giniel de Villiers and German navigator Dirk von Zitzewitz (#303) clearly didn’t take a moment to enjoy their surroundings. The pair posted the second-fastest time on the stage, losing out on a stage win by just 1:54 after...

Premier mobile service provider TNM on Tuesday conducted the second draw of its ongoing Send Money and win promotion where the company splashed state of the art Samsung Galaxy core 2 phones to 14 lucky customers. ...

Lilongwe, January 7: Malawi Police Inspector General Paul Kanyama has advised police officers in the country to exercise regularly in order to maintain their physical fitness which is crucial in their work. ...

Mangochi, January 7: Police in Mangochi have arrested four Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (ADMARC) employees for suspecting them to have been siphoning fertilizer from bags under the 2014/15 Farm Input Subsidy Programme. ...

Mulanje, January 7:  While criminal activities continue scaring people in some parts of the country, Police in Mulanje have said the district registered a 15 percent reduction in criminal activities in 2014.  ...

Ntcheu, January 6: A 39 year old man, Saini Ngwira who is a Technical Water Assistant for Central Region Water Board, based in Ntcheu Zone Office is in police custody at Ntcheu Police station for allegedly poisoning food which lead to the death of his wife, Monica Madise. ...

Government has been constrained to issue this statement following rounds of inquiries being made by the media and other stakeholders whether there is a connection between the Upcoming Global Fund Mission between January 13 and 20, 2015 and the demonstrations that a few Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have planned for January 15, 2015 purportedly...

Malawi Judicial supporting staff on Monday defied government order to resume work or risk the closure of courts. Insisting that the 36% offer made by government was still not enough. The Judicial supporting staff started a strike two months ago, demanding government to increase their salaries by 45 percent as agreed in 2012. ...

My heartfelt condolences to the Tembo family on the sudden demise of Ruth Tembo, beloved wife to Hon. John Z.U. Tembo former leader of Malawi Congress Party and Leader of opposition in Parliament. ...

I am deeply saddened to announce on behalf of the Malawi Congress Party the passing of our dearly loved mother, Mrs Mamaria Ruth Tembo, wife to our former president Rt. Hon. J.Z.U. Tembo, who passed on to be with lord in the late hours of 5th January 2015. ...

Lilongwe, January 6: Ministry of Health spokesperson Henry Chimbali has said that the ministry has stepped up its efforts to fight disease outbreaks that are associated with the rainy season. Chimbali told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Monday that they have not received any cases of waterborne disease outbreaks. ...

Thyolo, Malawi: In shocking incident, a Thyolo man who is identified as Tendai Malunga of Beula village in the area of Traditional Authority Kapichi in the district is battling for his life at Thyolo district hospital after his private parts were cut off by unidentified people. ...

Malawi Police Service Inspector General (IG), Paul Kanyama has urged police officers to be tough on criminals while observing human rights in order to eliminated crime in the country. Kanyama was speaking at the official handover ceremony of five vehicles to Lilongwe Police station which will be used to revive the rapid response unit (990) of Lilongwe...

United Arab Emirates based company, Hamra Oil Holdings Limited (HOHL) said it has completed the first phase of oil exploration using a Full Tensor Gravity Gradeometry, an Air Survey on Lake Malawi.HOHL Senior Official, Ben Chiza-Mkandawire told journalists in Lilongwe on Monday that there is hope that the lake has huge amounts of oil deposits underneath....

URANIUM miner Paladin Energy has hit back at reports from Malawi which implied the group has been discharging toxic waste materials from its Kayelekera Mine into the local river system. Paladin (PDN) said in a statement released to the ASX that it was not discharging waste into the river system in the southeast African country and was yet to treat...

According to media reports mystery surrounds the whereabouts of a K50 million (US$111 359) grant to State Residences that the National Aids Commission (NAC) approved together with 53 other grants at the beginning of last year. This is monies that was approved before Peter Mutharika become President and definitely before BEAM was founded and registered...