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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Students’ loans board collects K70m

Higher Education Students’ Loans and Grants Board (HESLGB) has collected over K70 million as repayment for loans from former students. HESLGB executive director Chris Chisoni in an interview on Thursday said the...

Chief Lundu fails to retain MBC board member seat

Paramount Chief Lundu, who recently turned the burial ceremony of Senior Chief Kabudula in Lilongwe into a political platform, has failed to secure his seat on the MBC Board after attending...

APM orders 127% maize price hike

President Peter Mutharika has directed the Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc) to increase the price of maize from the current price of K5 500 per 50 kilogramme (kg) bag to...

Malawi, Zambia discuss defence, security

  Malawi and Zambia are meeting in Lilongwe to discuss measures to strengthen defence and security cooperation between the two neighbouring nations. The meeting opened yesterday with Ministry of Defence Principal...

RA board chairperson Gomani dies in road accident

Roads Authority (RA) board chairperson Jackson Gomani has died in a car accident.Gomani met his fate at Nathenje Bridge, Lilongwe, on Monday where the vehicle he was travelling in fell into...

Phalombe discusses primary justice exit strategy

 Phalombe District Council and its stakeholders on Friday discussed the exit strategy for a primary justice project implemented by the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) since 2008.The project, which...

AG, board back acting Mera boss

The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera) board chairperson Bishop Joseph Bvumbwe and Attorney General (AG) Kalekeni Kaphale have defended newly-appointed Mera acting chief executive officer Ishmael Chioko, saying he will not...

Count us out of Land Bill—Mzimba

M’mbelwa V is administrator of our land—GroupThe Mzimba Heritage Association (Mziha) has rejected the new Land Law, telling government their district is a kingdom and “His Majesty Inkosi ya Makhosi M’mbelwa...

Gwanda granted State funeral

The body of veteran politician Gwanda Chakuamba is expected to be interred at his home village in Nsanje District on Friday with full State honours, government and family members announced yesterday.Chakuamba,...

2 more Blantyre women in shocking deaths

  Barely days after 2 Blantyre-based ladies were struck to death by lighting 2 more women are reported dead in the district after one was stoned by an angry mob and another...