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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Malawi Girl Guides Association courts adolescents in HIV/AIDS testing

Through the project called Accelerating children’s HIV/AIDS Treatment Initiative (ACT), Malawi Girl Guides Association (MAGGA) has taken a step further by lobbying adolescents aged (10-19) to go for HIV testing for...

Chanco strike to go ahead over University of Malawi pay disparity

Chancellor College Academic Staff Union (Ccasu) has vowed to proceed with their planned strike over pay disparity among University of Malawi (Unima) constituent colleges. Malunga: What apartheid? Lecturers at Chanco, a constituent college...

Chimunthu back in DPP fold, considered for running mate in 2019 polls

Former National Assembly Speaker Henry Chimunthu Banda is back in the fold of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) after taking a back seat in active politics since he was defeated  by...

University of Malawi survey shows President least trusted:  Clergy lead the trust ratings

A survey conducted by the Department if Political and Administrative Studies at the University of Malawi’s Chancellor College have shown that Malawians trust the clergy and traditional leaders more than they...

Labour activists want extension of maternity leave

Labour activists are lobbying for an extension of maternity leave, saying the three month holiday is just too short. Mothers wait to have their babies weighed at the Bwaila maternity clinic, Malawi....

Soul Savers Praise Team set for national tour

Soul Savers Praise Team which launched its DVD, Devil Ukuchepa, on March 3 in the capital Lilongwe is embarking on a national tour that will see them re-launching in the country’s...

Police arrest 7 over shop thefts after protests: Woman demands compensation after being shot

Malawi Police in Mponela, Dowa have arrested seven people in connection with the break in and theft from shops following violent protests from students over the killing of a fellow student...

Defectors welcomed in DPP, says SG Jefrey wa Jeffrey  

Ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) says some leaders are a stumbling block to those who want to join the party ahead of the 2019 elections. Jeff wa Jeff: DPP secretary general says...

Evangelicals to deliberate state of governance in Malawi

The Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) – an umbrella mother body of 64 Church denominations and 58 Christian organisations – through its specialCommissioncalled the Ethics, Peace, and Justice Commission (EPJC) has...

Minister probes Kasungu hospital for rejecting  free blood donation due to lack of allowances

Minister of Health Peter Kumpalume has taken it upon himself to investigate serious allegations that medical personnel at Kasungu District Hospital rejected a blood donation of 100 people because there was...

APPLICATIONS

Muhara risks arrest: Malawi gender activist wants law on appointing 40%...

Chief Secretary to Office of President and Cabinet Lloyd Muhara risks arrest following an escalated campaign by gender activists to arrest top government officials...