Malawi to Revamp the Transport Sector

Lilongwe — President Professor Peter Mutharika says a robust transport network is key to the development of Malawi.<p>This comes as Mutharika on …


Zimbabwe: Milk Processor Mulls Malawi Business Closure

Milk processor, Dairibord Holdings Limited, will make a decision on the fate of its Malawi division in the next six months after the unit continued …

Southern Africa

Malawi: Govt Engages Councils in Financial Literacy

Mwanza — Councils in the country have been challenged to take a leading role in educating communities in their respective districts about the …


Malawi:Court Convicts Two for Illegal Water Connection

[Nyasa Times] The Lilongwe Senior Resident Magistrate Court has convicted and fined two people for stealing water through illegal connections.


China hands over disaster risk reduction projects to Malawi communities

China has handed over projects to disaster-prone regions of Malawi to help them build resilience and reduce effects of the disasters.<p>The handover …

News (China)

The Deal at Kiboko Town Hotel

Embed from Getty ImagesI had met a Dutch girl, Lia, in Koh Samui in Thailand last year and she mentioned that, “If you’re ever in Malawi, look up my …


Malawi:Dedza Football Icon Harold Mmora No More

[Nyasa Times] Founder and owner of Dedza Soccer Saints, who was also General Secretary for Dedza District Football Association, Harold Mmora, passed …


Malawi:Britain Is Malawians' Second Home - Mutharika

LilongwePresident Professor Peter Mutharika Tuesday evening hosted the visiting His Royal Highness Prince Richard Duke of Gloucester at Kamuzu palace …


Malawi:Nyasa Inherits Debt From Football Powerhouse

[Nyasa Times] Nyasa Manufacturing Company (NMC) has signed the memorandum of agreement (MoA) on the takeover of Malawi's most prestigious football …


Malawi:'Illegal Water Connection Is Theft'

[Nyasa Times] Ugandan national Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) Principal Legal officer, Aloysious Kaijuka has said illegal water connections …


Malawi:Cops Assault Suspects in Custody

(Photo: Daily Trust)Mzuzu First Grade Magistrate Court has condemned police officers at Mzuzu Police Station for allegedly physically assaulting …


Malawian doctors - are there more in Manchester than Malawi?

<b>Are there more doctors from Malawi in the British city of Manchester than there are in Malawi itself? Many people have made this claim - including the authors of an international study of health workers, and the head of Malawi's main nursing union.</b><p>There is no doubt that many African countries would …

Radiation Therapy

Malawi:Former Minister Kasambara, Others to Hear Bail Decision

Convicted former minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Ralph Kasambara and two others are expected to hear on Wednesday if the Malawi …

Ministry of Finance

Electronic Payments Awareness Campaign Launched

In the developing world, a new payment model is emerging and Malawi government has embarked on a national awareness campaign on the adoption of …


Hitch Hiking in Malawi: Part I

On the Malawian side I was stamped with 30 days for free.“Extensions are $25 USD per 30 days for a total of three months,” informed the customs …

Southern Africa

Rihanna's Helping Girls in Malawi Get to School (and no, She's Not Singing)

Southern Africa

Cholera Outbreak Sparks Blame Game in Malawi

Malawi continues to register new cases of cholera in an outbreak that has now reached half of the country’s 28 districts. However, the government and …

Environmental Health

Carnew pupils explore Malawi on charity trip

A South Wicklow secondary school was represented on a charity trip to Malawi organised by Irish development charity Gorta-Self Help Africa.<p>Roisin …


Chawinga crowned Malawi Sportswoman of the year

<b>Rebecca Magoma</b><p>Malawian international Tabitha Chawinga is Malawi’s Sportswoman of the year.<p>The footballing gem took her Facebook account to announce …

Women's Soccer

Malawi:Managers Cause Havoc At Standard Bank

[Nyasa Times] All is not well at Standard Bank following the arrival of two foreign managers who are believed to have been yielding too much power …



When Golden Peacock, a Chinese hotel in Malawi’s capital city of Lilongwe, advertised a walk-in interview for waiters, security guards, food …



Lilongwe is 10,000 miles from Los Angeles. But the capital of Malawi and Hollywood are bound together more than one might think, looking just at the …



Attacking doesn’t come naturally to Peter Mponda. The former Malawian soccer captain took his team to rare heights, including qualification for the …


Malawi cholera death toll rises to 19, health ministry says

BLANTYRE, March 5 (Reuters) - The death toll from cholera in the southern African nation of Malawi has increased from eight to 19, the Ministry of Health said Monday.<p>In a statement, the ministry said the number of cases has risen from 546 recorded in January to 718 in 13 of Malawi’s 28 districts …


Malawi:Malawi Ropes in Private Investors in Power Generation

[CSJNews] Under-investment in power generation coupled with El Nino-induced drought has driven energy poverty in the country to crisis level. As …

Renewable Energy

'I'm beautiful, but I'm dangerous'

Meet the Malawi schoolgirls learning how to fight off their attackers and the boys learning about the importance of consent.


Malawi is first African nation using new WHO approved typhoid vaccine

Malawi has launched a new generation of typhoid vaccines making it the first country in Africa using the vaccines to fight typhoid infections in …

Public Health

Malawi: Drought-Hit Farmers Use Sugar, Fish Soup to Battle Pests

opinion<p>Dedza — Nearly 2 million people are at risk of food shortages because of the effects of armyworms and drought in Malawi<p>Armed with fish soup …


Drought-hit Malawi farmers use sugar and fish soup to battle pests | Reuters

DEDZA, Malawi (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Armed with fish soup and neem leaves, as well as chemical pesticides, Malawi’s drought-hit farmers are fighting a caterpillar that is devouring their crops and putting them at risk of hunger.<p>The fall armyworm, an invasive Latin American species that is …


Ngalande accepts Limpopo derby draw

The Malawi international opened the scoring after 11 minutes at Peter Mokaba Stadium, but Rise and Shine equalised through Rodney Ramagalela from the …

South Africa