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Saulos Chilima calls for constant dialogue

September 29th, 2022 Malawi

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Chakwera kicks off UNGA US working trip with charity reception

Posted on: September 18th, 2022 Nyasa Times

President Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera has kicked off his United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) working trip in the US with a charity reception. President Chakwera on Friday night  attended to a reception co-hosted in his honour  by the Chikondi Health Foundation and the Sarah Walker Foundation at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. The event was […]

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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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Mauritius police arrest 2 Malawian women over drug trafficking

Posted on: August 12th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Police in Mauritius have arrested two Malawian women on allegations that they were trafficking heroin. Victoria Sitolo Mwale, 39 and Mercy Fatima Mandala, 30, appeared before the Bail and Remand Court on Saturday, July 30 in Port Louis where they were slapped with a provisional charge of drug importation. According reports, the duo had arrived […]

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IRI, CEGOL challenge Malawian youths on civic, political engagement

Posted on: September 12th, 2022 Nyasa Times

The International Republican Institute’s (IRI) Generation Democracy Network in partnership with Center for Governance and Leadership (CEGOL) says it is imperative that youths in Malawi, and across the world, should be proactive in their democracies by providing innovative ideas around the areas of civic and political engagement. The two institutions, through an Action Lab conference […]

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Parley committee against increase in electricity tariff

Posted on: August 17th, 2022 Nyasa Times

The Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change has said it will not accept implementation of the application by Power Market Limited (PML) and Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) to increase electricity tariff by 99% in the next four years. The two companies filed the application to Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) arguing […]

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Nigerian National Arrested in Malawi Over Cocaine

Posted on: August 29th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Police in Malawi’s Capital City Lilongwe are keeping in custody a 35-year-old Nigerian for being found in possession 17 blisters of narcotic drugs, suspected to be cocaine. Lilongwe Police spokesperson, Hastings Chigalu has identified the suspect as Chima Okoyi. He said the suspect had been arrested at his house in Area 49, Gulliver yesterday following a […]

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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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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 engages protest organisers

Posted on: August 14th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Organisers of protests in the country have made a pledge to President Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera that they will seek a negotiation path before going into the streets. The assurance was made on Friday when over 35 leaders of various civil society organizations on Friday met with President Chakwera at Kamuzu Palace in Lilongwe to […]

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RBM given 7 days to Victoria Forex Bureau or face unspecified action

Posted on: August 14th, 2022 Nyasa Times

Forum for National Development (FND) has given Malawi’s central bank – Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) – seven days to close Victoria Forex Bureau or face unspecified action against the bureau. FND is demanding immediate sealing of the bureau following revelations that it is involved in illicit financial transactions. Among others, Victoria Forex Bureau – […]

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