National News

Amyryllis Hotel chases Attorney General Chakaka Nyirenda in preference to foreign guest

Concerned Malawians have condemned the management of the Blantyre-based Amyryllis Hotel for chasing Attorney General Thabo Chakaka Nyirenda out of the room he duly paid to accommodate guests from a certain North African country.


ECDs help to improve lives of 120 children in Rumphi

Mdimwa Early Childhood Development Centre (ECD), which is being run by the Anglican Council of Malawi in Chatanda Village in Rumphi district, has received praises for transforming the lives of over 120 children.

Ministry launches ambitious initiatives to enhance service delivery in CDSSs

The Ministry of Education has unveiled a series of transformative initiatives aimed at elevating the performance and reputation of Community Day Secondary Schools (CDSSs) across the nation.



Blessings Concert organizers contented with patronage

Organizers of this year's Blessings Gospel Concert have said they are satisfied with the turnout and massive support, which people showed in all proceedings of the concert. 

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Human Rights

DPP condemns MCP for inciting political violence; calls for firing of Minister of Homeland Affairs and MPS IG

The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has strongly condemned the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) for allegedly inciting political violence against the civil society organization known as Malawi First.

Business and Finance

Chakwera for transitioning to a digital economy

Malawi President Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera has called for the country to transition to a digital economy, saying this is key to increasing upward mobility and access to financial services.

Malawi poised to qualify for ECF as IMF releases MK195bn financing Staff Monitored Program

Malawians can now hope for the better following the decision by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to approve US$174 million (approximately MK195 billion) of financing to the Malawi Government.

Reunion Insurance gives MK5m towards MUST Vice Chancellor’s Golf Tourney for needy students

Reunion Insurance Company Limited has sponsored the 2023 Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) golf tournament to the tune of MK5 million.

CISANET fears kwacha depreciation will affect food production

Civil Society Agricultural Network (CisaNet) has expressed fear that the recent depreciation of the Malawi Kwacha against the US dollar will negatively affect the country’s food production due to its overreliance on imported fertilizers.

Commercial banks move to facilitate export trade to arrest forex shortage

Commercial banks in Malawi have agreed to start providing financial support to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that would enable them to venture in export trade.
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Malawi is a landlocked country in Southern Africa with a population of about 19 million and a GDP per capita of about $411 in 2020. Malawi faces many challenges in achieving its development goals, such as poverty, inequality, food insecurity, climate change, low productivity, and weak governance. However, Malawi also has many opportunities and potential to transform its economy and society by 2063, the year that marks the centenary of its independence.



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Analysts fault FAM over harsh fine imposed on Wanderers

Sports analysts in the country have faulted the Football Association of Malawi’s (FAM) verdict on Mighty Mukuru Wanderers, describing it as harsh and unrealistic.


Blessings Concert organizers contented with patronage

Organizers of this year's Blessings Gospel Concert have said they are satisfied with the turnout and massive support, which people showed in all proceedings of the concert. 

Hilco to release new song titled Mwayenera

A renowned Afro-pop musician Hilda Ulolo known in musical circles as Hilco will this Friday release a new track titled Mwayenera.

Wazisomo Muliya, Shammal Vocals take a jab at gospel artists’ worldly lifestyle

Renowned gospel song composer, writer and singer Stevie Wazisomo Muliya says the country’s gospel music is not progressing because most musicians’ lifestyle and character are worldly.

Jay Jay Cee set to release ‘Pamodzi’

A renowned dancehall musician Jay Jay Cee, real name Juma James Chisonga, will on Saturday launch his third album titled ‘Pamodzi’ at Robins Park in Blantyre.