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MUBAS Graduates155 ODe-L Students

September 29th, 2022 Malawi

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Court sentences man for ejaculating semen in boy’s mouth

Posted on: August 27th, 2022 Nyasa Times

A court in Lilongwe has sentenced a 37-year-old man to eight years in jail with hard labour for ejaculating his semen into the mouth of a nine-year old boy. The Lilongwe Chief Resident Magistrate Court convicted Chisomo Mazoni on a charge of sexual activity with a child. Lilongwe Police Deputy spokesperson Benjamin Foster confirmed the […]

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August 18 demo organizers cancel protests

Posted on: August 18th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Amid doubts about the effectiveness of the recent string of nationwide protests by various sections of the society, organizers of the August 18, 2022, nationwide demonstrations have announced the indefinite postponement of their protests. Action Against Impunity (API), a grouping of civil society activists and concerned citizens, was scheduled to plough the streets of the […]

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Chakwera touts Kulamba ceremony of the Chewa as a cultural unifying factor

Posted on: August 27th, 2022 Nyasa Times

President Lazarus Chakwera has touted the Kulamba ceremony of the Chewa as a cultural unifying factor of Malawians, Zambians and Mozambicans. He said this is the reason he takes pride in celebrating different cultures as such celebrations bring unity among people of different cultures. Chakwera was speaking at the Kulamba Ceremony in Mkaika, Zambia, which […]

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2 police officers, health officer arrested for human trafficking to middle east

Posted on: September 3rd, 2022 Nyasa Times

Minister of Homeland Security Jean Sendeza says two police officers and a medical officer at Kamuzu Central Hospital all in Lilongwe have been arrested as the government intensifies its fight against human trafficking. Speaking at a press conference on Friday together with Minister of Labour  Vera Kamtukule, Sendeza said Malawians who are trafficked to Oman […]

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Nankhumwa proposes diversion of MAREP funds towards Kapichira Hydro Power Plant rehab

Posted on: August 27th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Leader of Opposition, Kondwani Nankhumwa has suggested that President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera to authorize Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera) to get the needed K17 billion funds from Malawi Rural Electrification Programme (Marep) to rehabilitate Kapichira Hydro Power station to end electricity woes. Nankhumwa said in a letter to the President Chakwera available to Nyasa […]

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MUST introduces ‘Vice-Chancellor Young Engineer Fellowship’ to nurture young innovators

Posted on: August 12th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Institute of Industrial Research and Innovation (MIIRI) at the Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST), in collaboration with the Africa Drone and Data Academy (ADDA), has introduced an inaugural ‘Vice-Chancellor Young Engineer Fellowship’ — an award that targets Malawians aged between 12 and 18 years. A statement from MIIRI says the award is one […]

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Activist Humphrey Mvula, Mvula demand Chizuma’s resignation over alleged incompetence

Posted on: September 4th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Malawians’ goodwill for the Director General (DG) for the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), Martha Chizuma, seems to be waning following demands by activists and ordinary Malawians that she should resign. Chizuma, who rode to her current position on the support of the citizenry, has apparently become an enemy for people who believe she is not doing […]

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The Zambian President and His New Dawn Government

Posted on: September 5th, 2022 Malawi Freedom network

Burnett Munthali The government of President Hakainde Hichilema has employed *30 496 teachers* at one goal and *11 400 health workers nurses, doctors and others* in 2022. No government in the Southern Africa has done that. Hakainde always says that he wants to be remembered as the greatest President. Up to now he is refusing […]

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RBM, FIA clear Victoria Forex Bureau on illegal bank allegations

Posted on: August 17th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Reserve Bank of Malawi and the Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) have cleared Victoria Forex Bureau of alleged illegal bank transactions. Both the Central Bank and FIA have disclosed that they are not conducting any investigation against the bureau. Over the past days, the media has been awash with reports that the bureau’s owner Zubair Osman […]

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Chakwera challenges SADC Member States to champion good governance and democracy to attract investors

Posted on: August 18th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Malawi President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera has challenged Southern African Development Community (SADC) Member States to advance and champion good governance and democracy, stressing that these are indispensable to the stability that gives SADC a competitive advantage as a destination for investment, trade, and tourism. Chakwera made the remarks in his keynote address at the 42nd Ordinary […]

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