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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Early marriages haunt Mangochi

Failure by government to end early marriages may result in poverty, illiteracy and maternal deaths. The warning comes amid rising number number of reports of early marriages in the country. Weekend Nation camped...

UN condemns latest wave of albino attacks

The United Nations (UN) has said it is concerned about the resurgence of attacks and killings of persons with albinism in the country. UN country representative Mia Seppo has since called on...

Chilima hands over reforms mantle to OPC

Vice-President Saulos Chilima yesterday officially handed over the chairmanship for the Public Service Reforms Commission, which he had held for two-and-a-half years, to the Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC). The...

Eyebrows as police raid Chakwera bodyguards’ homes

Police raids  into houses of two bodyguards of Leader of Opposition, Lazarus Chakwera, who is also president of main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP), on Thursday has prompted accusations of intimidation...

Puberty is a crime in Chilipa

One out of every two girls in Malawi is married before age 18. The newly passed law proposing change in child age fixes 18 as the minimum age of marriage for...

‘EU is committed to support Malawi’

For the past few weeks, the European Union (EU) Ambassador MARCHEL GERMANN has been visiting some projects funded by the EU including education programmes aimed to improve access and quality of...

Zipani zikufuna machawi pa chisankho

Zipani zandale zati bungwe loyendetsa zisankho la Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) lichititse msanga chisankho chobwereza kudera la kummwera cha ku mmawa kwa Lilongwe kuti anthu akuderari akhale ndi phungu owayimirira ku...

‘Mafumu sanunkha kanthu pandale’

Kafukufuku amene achita akadaulo a zandale m’dziko muno wasonyeza kuti ngakhale mafumu ena amayesetsa kusanthula momwe Amalawi akuganizira pandale, Amalawi salabadira zonena za mafumuzo. Mmodzi mwa akatswiriwo, Happy Kayuni amene amaphunzitsa ukadaulo...

Producer price index in the offing

Local Industries, manufacturing companies and investors will have easy access to trends within the manufacturing industries, wholesale and commodities markets through the producer price index (PPI) which the National Statistics Office...

Negative trade balance widens

Malawi’s negative trade balance continues to widen despite various policy interventions to narrow the deficit, a National Statistical Office (NSO) report has shown. A negative balance of trade occurs when a country’s...

APPLICATIONS

Rev Munthali says if it were possible to choose who should...

The reverend Maurice Munthali of Livingstonia CCAP Synod on Thursday sent mourners at the funeral of veteran politician and patriot Robson Watayachanga Chirwa into stitches after attacking politicians for wrongful...