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Saturday, April 29, 2017

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...

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...

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...

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...

Senzani faces fresh arrest

Cashgate convict Tressa Senzani, released on Thursday after serving time for misusing government funds, faces a  fresh arrest on another corruption—related case.A senior ACB source, speaking on condition of anonymity, said...

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,...

Help Kate get a kidney transplant

Four-year-old Kate likes to play with her dolls and dressing them up, just like any little girl her age. She is the princess of the Mtewa family living in Lilongwe.She has...

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...

Wapitadi Gwanda

Ngati bodza Lachisanu lapitali walowadi m’manda Gwanda Chakuamba, mmodzi mwa amkhalakale pandale m’dziko muno.Mmene chitanda cha malemu Chakuamba—yemwe m’maboma a Nsanje ndi Chikwawa kuchigwa cha Shire ankamutcha ‘Mbuya’ pomulemekeza chifukwa cha...

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Malawi can pull out of ICC, says govt spokesman

Malawi government has said it is watching with keen interest on the departure of African countries from the International Criminal Court (ICC),  saying it...

End of an era for Hayatou?