Sitemap - 2022 - AfricaBrief

Pandora Papers should be more than Pieces of Information

Multitudes pay last respect to fallen musician Waylcris

MISA Malawi Reports on Successes, Challenges in 2022 and Plans for the Future

Kacheta Cooperative in Mangochi Empowers Women, Combats Poverty Through Fish-Based Food Production

Cholera Vaccine Success in Malawi: Mangochi District Sees Significant Reduction in Cases

Two men arrested for killing 77-year-old man in Dowa, Malawi

Five Pakistan nationals arrested for illegal entry in Malawi

Modern Poultry Farming Methods Increase Flock Size and Profits for Mzuzu Farmers

Leader of Opposition in Parliament Calls for Emergency Measures to Combat Cholera Outbreak in Malawi

Jabulani Nyirenda and Gift Kasambala terminate contracts with Karonga United due to club's "failure" to fulfill obligations

Silver Strikers announce release of seven veteran players as part of rebuilding process

Tree Planting Project in Lengwe National Park Helps Alleviate Environmental, Economic Challenges for Local Residents

Chikwawa District Celebrates Best Performing Teachers, Schools at Award Ceremony

Empowering Nsanje's Vulnerable Groups: "Do Charity Work Together" Makes a Difference through Community-Led Efforts

Initiative Launched in Malawi to Combat Rising Trend of Child Marriages in Mzimba District

Upendo Children's Village: A beacon of hope for vulnerable children in Malawi

Efforts to Disseminate Health Education, Curb STIs in Mpemba Show Positive Results

Youth-Led NGO Donates Reusable Sanitary Pads to Malawi School to Help Girls Stay in Class

EAM urges religious leaders in Malawi to encourage congregants to seek medical help

Ignorance of MP Roles Cause for Concern among Malawian Public

Voice Awake Initiative Provides Financial Assistance, Resources to Help Underprivileged Girls in Salima District Return to School


Teen Missions Malawi Graduates Encouraged to be Exemplary Leaders

Girl Rise Initiative Malawi Works to Support Vulnerable & Orphaned Individuals, Combat Gender-Based Violence, End Early Marriages

Ugandan Stand-Up Comedian Teacher Mpamire Arrives in Malawi for Boxing Day Performance

12-year-old boy hangs himself after argument with brother over household chores on Christmas Day

Christmas celebrations in Malawi bring joy, economic challenges for families

50-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Hit by Motorcycle in Bwengu

SVMC Chikwawa Chapter addresses online polling,unethical media conduct at recent meeting

Proposed Menstrual Leave Sparks Debate in Malawi

ProVoice Reflects on Seven Months Following Martse's Death

Annie Zulu: A Success Story in Independent Journalism in Zambia...And Beyond

The Citizens Hosting Christmas Luncheon for Less Privileged Individuals in Lilongwe

265 Energy Commits to Environmental Conservation

Rain-Related Accidents Claim Lives of 42 People

ECD Coalition concerned "poverty-stricken" Early Childhood Development programme would sink

Shocking revelations about China's overseas police stations

Three Suspects Arrested for Allegedly Smuggling 12 Malawians to South Africa

In Ethiopia’s Tigray, a horrific military cooperation: weaponized rape

Man Dies After Being Struck by Lightning in Nsanje

Ministry of National Unity Signs MoU with Community Radio Stations to Promote Mindset Change, Achieve MW2063 Agenda

World Bank Approves 210 Million Dollar Grant for Health Services, Safety Net Provisions in Malawi

Ministry of Lands engages media in campaign to raise awareness of land laws

Mtambo calls for more sensitization against "witchcraft" abuses

Onneile Setlalekgosi-Ramasilo: Female Journalist Fights Back as Multiple Lawsuits Threaten to Silence Her Voice

Immigration department increases border patrols during festive season

Ministry of Agriculture lifts FMD Ban

Four online fraudsters arrested in Lilongwe

AIP's greatest test: survey respondents prefer cash equivalents of subsidised farm inputs

Minister Chinsinga suggests alignment of Malawi, Scottish partnership projects to MW 2063

We've made headway on FMD: Agriculture Ministry

AfricaBrief Launches Solutions Journalism Project in Malawi

Farmers' Cooperative in Rural Malawi Transforms Lives, Improves Livelihoods

Xi Jinping, China’s Censorship Trap

Reviewing Malawi's music industry in 2022

MEPA ropes in media in awareness campaign

Malawians voted for a party that doesn't care about their well-being: Nankhumwa

Stray lions causing panic in Chitipa

Environmentalist urges government to provide resources to assist youth gain access to climate change information

Community radios playing important role in promoting women's development in Shire Valley

Five injured by "grenade" at Dzaleka Refugee Camp in Dowa

YAS demands MHRC investigation, prosecution of cops accused of sexually harassing women in Nkhata Bay

Meta sued for $1.6 billion USD for fuelling Ethiopia ethnic violence

How Mchinji-Mikundi EPA Beneficiaries Were Duped... and How They’ve Banded Together to Overcome Teething AIP Challenges

Two killed in Karonga road accident

Fake news will make mainstream media flexible, competitive: academics

Brace for five straight days of blackouts: Egenco

Parliament passes bill to streamline elections in Malawi

World Bank pleased with Zambia's progress in social protection

56-year-old man arrested for attempting to defile his own 8-year-old daughter

Catholic bishops alarmed by Chakwera's "ignorance" over Chizuma's arrest

Heavy rains kill two people, destroy 30 homes in Zomba Chingale constituency

Amref Malawi to roll out $28 million USAID Momentum Tikweze Umoyo Project January 2023

Lions Club International to build modern kitchen at Chitipa Prison

Farmers resorting to manure as prices of chemical fertilizer skyrocket

Fake news harmful to democracy: MACRA

Living Way shares thoughts on educational quality in Salima

Malawi commemorates World Mountain Day

China's South Asia influence dwindling as cross-border protests erupt

FIFA President Expresses Condolences to Family and Friends of Grant Wahl

Chakwera gives 14 days to commission of inquiry on Chizuma arrest

LIFE AR launched in Malawi

MyBucks ready for Sizoni Yanga Promotion grand prize draw

UNIMA are 2022 University Students' Debate Champions!!!

Malawi's collaboration with neighbouring countries has potential to accelerate regional development

Chizuma speaks tough against corrupt officials

Malawians exaggerating arrest of ACB's Chizuma-Gvt Spox

Five missing in Nsanje after their canoe capsized on Shire River

Two Kenyans denied entry into MW for failing to produce valid travel documents

Copyright Fund disburses K75 million to first successful grantees

DPP Kayuni's charges against Chizuma dropped: Justice Minister

African economies challenged to explore alternative ways forward to recover from multiple shocks …

Social cash transfer beneficiaries from southern Zambia share success stories

Chikwawa Rural Hospital goes two months without feeding its patients

Black Missionaries Band on international tour

Students set fire to Euthini Secondary School

Cigar smokers can switch to lower risk products

Opposition lawmakers cheer up beleaguered Chizuma

Drama: DPP Kayuni suspended, Chizuma's charges dropped

Chizuma arrested in response to complaint filed by DPP Steve Kayuni

Justice Minister, police differ on release of Chizuma

FTM salutes outgoing Teen Missions coordinator in Malawi

50-year-old Malawian man imprisoned for defiling his 2-year-old daughter

Zambia launches national volunteer policy

Mzuzu police recover stolen car in Operation Basadi

Unethical behaviour in sports worldwide concern

Due to stringent trade, investment restrictions, China is gravitating toward WANA region

First SA International Industrial Expo & China (South Africa) International Trade Expo Kicks Off

Jescar Mponda Crowned Miss Malawi

Norwegian Ambassador impressed by NASFAM products

Regional 5 Youth Games launched, as ministers plant trees

Elderly people's organisation condemns beating of Mzimba "witches"

One more arrested on suspicion of murdering eight-year-old boy

Hooked: Sports betting addiction in Ghana youth

2022 China-Africa Fruits Promotion Conference Held in Changsha

Minister urges traffic officers to enforce laws to curb accidents

Zambia commemorates international day for persons with disabilities

Miss Malawi beauty pageant returns after four-year hiatus

Region 5 Youth Games begin in LL

50 media professionals selected for Elevate Scholarships by INMA, Google News Initiative

Advocates call for research in African tobacco harm reduction

Chiefs, religious leaders urged to raise more awareness about human trafficking

Corruption is evil-Speaker

Parliament approves K63 billion loan for Lakeshore Road financing

South Africa hosts first international industrial expo Monday

Malnutrition: A food crisis symptom?

Marep procurement process should be streamlined-Msukwa


MW government rolls out malaria vaccine

GIA launches second Ciyawo-English Learners Dictionary

Two men arrested for killing boy, selling his head in Chikwawa

Ejigbo, Gwamba to release gospel EP

Rarely-discussed toxic form of discrimination still prevalent within Black race

Songwe immigration office intercept four illegal immigrants

MW, Bridgin Foundation sign landmark US$ 6.8 billion funding deal

URI, WNRCRT Intensify peace advocacy, coexistence in Chinsapo

One killed, three injured in Nsanje road accident

Celebrating Malawi's King of Reggae-Matafale

Inadequate funding impeding fight against GBV in Mzimba North

Zimbabwean golfer Mapwanya wins Seed-Co Malawi Golf Championship

KUHes to build $1 billion state-of-the-art hospital

Redeeming Missed Opportunities from Women’s Unpaid Care, Domestic Work

Gvt loosens austerity measures, as debt balloons to K7.3 trillion

Double standards fueling climate crisis

Chinese tech firms chastised for spying in Europe, according to new report

34-year-old man from Chinsapo wins K30 million in Premier Bet's Aviator

Lulu & Mathumela Band back with Mathumela Festival this December

Fr. Kaliu to release fifth album, Pathodzo

Malawi's Long Road to Safe Potable Water

Higher education gurus bang heads in Lilongwe

CSOs urge gvt to pump more funds into education sector

UNIMA ramps up COVID-19 vaccination campaign

Kawinga Health Centre Starts Maternity Services

Film association organises first-ever Malawi Film Festival, with awards up for grabs

LSPCA raises K10 million through charity golf tournament

Taxi driver poisoned, robbed of vehicle

MoH issues warning on misuse of antibiotics

COP27 creates 'Loss and Damages' fund for climate reparations

Malawi to roll out malaria vaccine end of November 2022

Farmers should take lead in tree-planting campaigns

Speaker encourages women participation in Entrepreneurship

China is attempting to sabotage nations' digital infrastructure through coercion

Deputy Minister Of Health Phale Advocates for Health Financing

GCF mission to support Malawi… as USA, UK, Ireland support LDC funding initiative

"Don't Leave Us Boys Out of GBV Prevention Training"

Inclusive Eye Project reaches out to over 1,000 patients with cataract surgery

Secret: U.S. Adds to Immigration and Energy Crises

Chakwera inaugurates 2022 MACOHA Flag Week

Arise and Shine Africa!

$40 billion pledge from eight countries

Malawi, Switzerland sign carbon credits pact

AfricaBrief named Google News Initiative's News Equity Fund Recipient

Lawmaker hails Escom for new transformer at Phokera Health Centre

Climate Change Complexities Must be Everyone’s Business

SA-based author set to launch ‘Hearing The Voice of Truth’ book

All set for LSPCA fund-raising golf tournament

Youth demand protection

Africa battling pushbacks at COP27

NRWB announces plans to extend water supply in Rumphi, Mzimba North

Immigration officers arrest 18 Ethiopian illegal immigrants

FAMA, Multichoice Malawi partner to host first-ever Malawi Film Festival

Governments to determine fate of threatened species at forthcoming world wildlife conference

Nesnes returns with 'Vuto Ndiwe'

Teddy’s debut album receives grand welcome

Malawi needs US$46.3 billion for climate action

Afro Green Initiative urges students to advocate for proper waste management

Farmers key in low-carbon agriculture

NOCMA optimistic country's fuel shortage will be over soon

19-year-old man arrested for "murdering" wife, 16

"LDCs must recognize building capacity for climate change adaptation requires expertise"

Slow down in your travels, Mr President: Mutharika

Leaders discuss fertilizer challenges

Taking matters into their own hands

Four people fined K780,000 for violating forest regulations in Chitipa

Only best teachers will teach standards 1–4: Education Minister

Making Special Drawing Rights Truly “Special”

Innobuild company bails out YANA

Unicef hands over early childhood development hubs in Chongwe

World Bank for pro-poor climate action


Police court clergy on increased suicide cases in MW

Police arrest man, recover items worth millions of Kwacha

Bombshell: Admarc paid K40m insurance for none-runner and personal vehicles

MANET Plus conducts capacity building for community volunteers

Malawi to benefit from space technology: Minister Kazako

8 people arrested over chieftaincy wrangles in Ntchisi

High Public Debt & Inequality: Quest to Equalise

Duo sentenced to 15 years in prison for chopping off corpse's arms

Carbon credits for climate change effects financing

WOLREC working hard to promote primary school education in Salima

No end in sight: fuel crisis worsens

PMRA, MACRA sign MOU on herbal medicines advertising

Nsanje DC hails accountability project

Helping women facing unplanned pregnancies

High-level food systems conversations vital: NASFAM

LDCs need enforced coordination

Lawmakers grill NFRA's Kalekeni & Kayongo over maize scam

COP PICTURES: "Africa's COP" set to open in Sharm El Sheik

Malinga Mafia gets recognition from Jamaican dancehall star Jahmiel

MACRA to launch National Addressing System

Loss, Damage Financing on COP 27 Official Agenda

COP27 kicks off in SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt

Company supports floods victims in Chikwawa

Meteorologist cautions Lilongwe residents of flooding in rainy season

Women's group donates K14m medical supplies to Rumphi district health office

Jamaican reggae dancehall star Jahmiel jets into Malawi

Real estates promoting corruption, money laundering in Malawi- FIA

Marist Brothers in Malawi donate to Mtendere Community Hospital

Police, prison officers team up to enhance security in Chikwawa

Developing-countries climate finance targets missed

After 20th Congress, China under XI likely to see increase in totalitarianism

Luntha Television calls for enhanced collaboration in eliminating GBV, addressing inequalities in Malawi

AIJC is manifestation of "journalism that causes trouble": Anton Harber

Britain committed to fight climate change

Nankhumwa calls on Chakwera to dissolve entire cabinet over crisis

Immigration department repatriates more ethiopians

Malawi set for COP27

USAID-funded projects to boost health sector: Minister Chiponda

Improving immunization coverage through mother care groups

We speak to an expert in "following the money" investigative journalism, Miranda Patrucic

Govt hails Marist Brothers in Malawi for championing e-libraries in under-resourced schools

Adolescent mothers decry stereotyping

Africa's premier investigative journalism conference kicks off in South Africa

Care-givers to start getting honoraria

First Lady hands over K95m girls' hostel to school

PAST programme builds self-reliant young artisans in Malawi

Veteran journalist urges Shire Valley journalists to embrace team spirit

Empowering divorced mothers, underprivileged communities through Community-Based Financial Organizations

Gvt Pledges Improved Access to Health Services in Hard-to-Reach Areas

Ntchisi well-prepared for natural disasters during this rainy season: official

WELEAD Trust trains 40 Acturus young people on constitution literacy

Public relations professionals play critical role in promoting Malawi as investment destination

Farmer Business School concept bearing fruits in Mchinji


Songwe immigration officials in mega sensitization campaign

COP27 crucial towards achieving climate change fight targets-Mkaka

Two men kill each other over woman

Police launch manhunt in connection with murder of game ranger

Malawian IT student invents harm-reduction chatbot

We speak to the brains behind BM Sofa Designs

Shire Valley hit hard by heatwave

Tumaini festival set for 3-6 November

"We're not split.", organizers of anti-government protests

US, Japan express concern about China purchasing land near military bases

Court sentences head teacher to six years in prison, orders seizure of his property

A story about how Mchinji-based Machichi Cooperative members work around the clock to combat poverty

Inkosi ya Makhosi M'mbelwa V describes discovery of mass graves in Mzimba as "horrible"

Stop calling older persons WITCHES, WIZARDS-Deputy Minister

Namibia to host the 5th SADC Groundwater Conference

Salima Council leads environmental conservation efforts

Kenya fined Sh1.31 billion by China for failing to repay SGR loans

Rotary club pledges to support child with walking difficulties

Teddy to drop debut album, ‘Makadi’

Malawi to celebrate the elderly on October 21st

Speaker of parliament "clarifies" ban on PAC meetings

AfCFTA gets real after a pandemic-induced lull

Diaspora adds firepower as startups tap African cash

Fighting climate change one test tube at a time

Keeping it simple: This recycling business is thriving

‘The water is not good at all’

APAM feels duped on justice against people with albinism

Dossi takes swipe at Nankhumwa for 14-day ultimatum to President Chakwera

BM Sofa Designs delivers promised K1.2m sofa set to musician Gides Chalamanda


Teen techie dreams of an Africa that is technology-driven

A new era is reshaping African air travel

Nairobi's bustling and booming, but is the hustle sustainable?

International gospel artist ministers in church grand family convention

Teveta laments low number of females enrolled in technical courses

Government, NGOs urged to invest more in girls

Challenges for Sino-Pak Cooperation on Digital Silk Road

University students' debates critical for understanding public financial management, Kumbatira

Teveta urges journalists to promote SAVE Project

Media crucial in countering tobacco harm reduction misinformation

RFP celebrates grand family convention in style in Blantyre

Police arrest four, seize 471 litres of fuel in Nkhata Bay

Subsistence farmers, urban poor most hit by climate change in Malawi-report

2022 JCE exam results out with pass rate of 73%

Inspirational story about a feisty young woman who proves that anything is possible!

Cyclone Ana wreaked havoc on Malawi's agricultural, energy prospects-Chakwera

MANEB launches e-registration, e-payment system

African scribes urged to combat disinformation on the continent

Lilongwe police arrest two women for drug peddling

NGO fights period poverty among vulnerable girls in Malawi

Mosaic artist calls for innovative community engagement

Passport Boys triumph in inter-defence, security agencies competition

Plan Malawi advocates for greater female political participation

Inspiring Wisdom

Malawi's electricity crisis-curse for environment, but source of income for many

Maso Awards scheduled for Nov 26


"The cry of the poor gets louder and louder in Malawi each day"-Catholic Bishops

Chinese security agencies undermining African work culture and law and order

Man killed in Mzimba petrol fire

PMRA and MCM say Malawi free from substandard cough syrups cited by WHO

SMEDI doing its best to assist Malawian SMEs

Encourage congregants to receive Covid-19 vaccine, faith leaders told

Woman arrested for smuggling cellphone into prison

Botswana new wildlife resources law coming soon to benefit rural communities

FPAM drills Nkhotakota youths on sexual and reproductive health rights

Malawi has long way to go to popularize SADC RISDP 2020-2030

Northern region immigration dept doing everything possible to deal with influx of illegal immigrants

NGO empowers local community health club in Chikwawa

Mia impressed with LWB efforts to improve water situation in LL

New forum to unlock conservation funds, scrutinize conservation concessions

Spanish researcher calls for increased investment in weather, climate change predictions

Educationalists hail govt for recruitment of 4,000 teachers

Man fined for possessing medical drugs without license

Man killed, 9 injured in Lumbadzi road accident

Moral decadence causing corruption in Malawi-evangelist

ActionAid Malawi urges smallholder farmers to adopt agro-ecology

Chikwawa Police OC bids farewell to workmates

Malawi’s smallholder farmers to benefit from int’l research project

WOCACA, Movendi International call for increased awareness on dangers of alcohol consumption

Motorcycle rider killed in Mzimba road accident

Girls' PSLCE examination performance improving: expert

Forestry Department launches investigation into "massacre" of Michiru Mountain

Once-abandoned 23-year-old woman rescuing, fostering vulnerable children, young mothers in Mzuzu

Aspiring MP promises more development

Bangula Police Eagles, Sorgin Volleyball Club qualify for regional tournament

83% pass 2022 PSLCE exams

AECDM launches school readiness initiative project in Nkhotakota

K40 million gives hope for women economic empowerment in Mzimba

UNFPA donates MWK52 million worth of cholera supplies to Malawi Government

27 percent of Malawians can't read, write: statistics

Many employers, employees ignorant about labour laws-Kamtukule

Govt calls for collaboration in addressing WASH-related challenges

CSOs challenged to promote democratic governance in local councils

Wati Nungu to launch 'Shadows in the Dark' poetry album in Lilongwe

MACRA to launch Malawi space agency

Nankhumwa requests Chakwera to pardon Mussa, Kunje

Nkhata Bay farmers benefit from district's trade fair

APAUSE in drive to increase school access, attendance

Cannabis association reaffirms commitment to employee welfare improvement

Karonga north lawmaker calls for collaborative efforts in ending conflicts

Police drill church members in crime prevention in Chikwawa

Rwanda Leads Africa in Plastic Waste Management

NCA for improved child nutrition

Two killed, 13 injured in Rumphi road accident

Nkhata Bay hospital denies receiving cholera-positive patient from police station

Repair works on Kapichira Dam commence, despite fuel challenges-Egenco

China eases restrictions on foreign lending as BRI loans increase

NCA celebrates 75th anniversary, promises more support to Malawi

International Peace Day Celebrated

Anglican Church urges other churches to invest in childhood development

Malawi observes Tourism Month in grand style

Underfunding undermines fight against illegal fishing

Portable water improves marriages in Machinga

Negotiations keep Nankhumwa as Leader of Opposition in Parliament

Mothers at 13 – a tale of Brenda & Patuma

Chakwera, US firm sign K32bn pact for solar power plant

Pastor sentenced to 7 years in prison for attempting to defile adopted child

Flying Girls Malawi on menstrual hygiene initiative

Chikwawa police opens victim support services

Tonse leadership & lovers' mind games

Jpiegho donates relief items to Chikwawa health workers

TEVETA urges Malawians to prioritize Malawian certificates

US-based GreenMet to supply 15m metric tonnes of fertilizer to Malawi

Get to know Institute of Heavy Equipment in Malawi (IHEM)

Africa poised to become global leader in fintech

Chakwera eyeing continental food basket status

Airtel Money launches payment of services via OR Code scanning

Human Rights Ambassadors to hold referendum protests in MW

Mwanza moves to promote Malawi2063 through poetry

Roche launches a human papillomavirus (HPV) self-sampling solution, expanding cervical cancer screening options

Nkhata Bay-based NGO encourages communities to mobilise resources for long-term sustainability

Absolutely tragic: Ten people perish in road accident in MW

Head teacher, accomplice arrested for money squandering

Data clerk arrested in connection with disappearance of computer monitors in Nkhata Bay


Temwa Malawi makes farming viable option for survival in Nkhata Bay

WiredUp, Africa’s First Publishing Platform for Science and Business Excellence on the Continent, Launches Call for Partnerships

Professional drivers cancel strike, opt for dialogue

Tourism Minister optimistic Shire Valley Transformation Programme will boost tourism

Nyasa Big Bullets booted out of 2022 CAF Champions League on 0-4 goal aggregate

Fredokiss released, scheduled to appear in court on Monday

Will NYASA Big Bullets FC turn the tables against Simba SC?

Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Maldives among countries with highest debt burdens to China

Chakwera appeals for more US support in health sector

Welcome to Pakachere Backpackers Lodge

Welcome to Baobab Holiday Resort

B.M Sofa unveils it's two ambassadors: Wikise and Daniel Thom(DT)

Fredokiss arrested for “financial crimes"-police

SOS: Thieves get away with water pump of KK's Mpamantha Health Care facility

ACB worried with lack of corruption complaints in KK

SADC headache: 56 million food insecure, as RISDP22 dialogue delegates call for action

6th growth accelerator entrepreneurship challenge launched

Chifuniro embraces ‘Maloto Anga Initiative’ to promote education

Forget lower public transportation costs: MOAM

It's past time Tonse-led administration fulfilled campaign promises: Youth Decide Campaign

Noncompliance with ATIA still challenge-MHRC

Airtel Malawi launches K100 million campaign to promote innovation

Mozambique's Doa police rescue trafficked Malawians

Docco-man back in music business, drops Azikhala ndi Ndalama

DISCOM, ISAMA launch initiative to promote education

Rights activist calls for federalism in MW

Free Mussa Parade is NOT anti-judiciary: organisers

MW government to hold first-ever city summits

Human rights activist fights human trafficking

Kasungu medicinal cannabis farmers making progress

Communities turned into sewage swamps

Accessing News Made Simple—the AfricaBrief Way

Nkhotakota Lions Club bails out people with vision issues

China's trade is faltering as demand at home and abroad falls amid rising inflation

Amref, WaterAid bail out Machinga residents

Lawmaker Belekanyama launches choir competition

Nkhotakota youth groups drilled in emergency contraceptives

Mental health causing suicide spike-Police

Kazombo lights up Sankhula CDSS in Kasungu

Musicians Association of Malawi excited with Copyright Fund

Energy Minister wants results, not excuses

Company supports Kamuzu Bridge Roadblock police

New Norwegian High Ambassador pledges long-term bilateral relations with MW

Citizens speak out as Malawi's economic woes worsen

Two-day Agri-Indaba in South Africa concludes with calls for greater action

It's Busy Signal Again!

CO-DESIGNING THE FUTURE OF AFRICAN HEALTHCARE – A tale of partnership beyond borders

Over 100, 000 people benefit from K42 billion NEEF loans

No more "zigubu" (unauthorized jerry cans) at filling stations-MERA

Chikwawa district council fights malnutrition

Private school teachers hit hard by Covid 19

China spends more on population control than on defence

MyBucks customers urged to embrace saving culture

Concern over the revocation of broadcasting licences in Malawi

Call for expressions of interest to attend training on Television Reporting: Misa Malawi

Ndimoyo Palliative Care Trust trains health workers in Salima


NGO fights early marriage in Chikwawa

Menstrual hygiene project registers success in Chikwawa

Chikwawa & Dôa police of Mozambique agree on security move

NICE-facilitated camp court frees suspects in Mchinji

Castel Malawi Limited finally hands over soft drinks business category to Coca-Cola

High Court reduces Mussa John's prison sentence from 8 to 3 years

Mixed Bag of Fortunes for SA Property Market

MERA suspends issuance of licences for construction of fuel service stations

100-year-old man arrested for possessing Cannabis sativa in Malawi

Minister Mtambo appoints September 5, 2022, as Peace and Unity Act implementation rollout date

Police find unknown male pedestrian dead on Nkhata Bay-Mzuzu M5 road

Mybucks supports ICAM with K3 million for lakeshore conference

Govt reunites warring ex-Press Agriculture employees resettled in Mchinji

Ministry of Education pleased with start of this year's MSCE examinations

Namiwa gives police 14 days to provide update on his "kidnapping" case

Opportunities for growth & financial development amid current economic crisis

Man sentenced to 42 months in prison for child-stealing

Roche launches new BenchMark ULTRA PLUS system for cancer diagnostics enabling timely, targeted patient care

Northern region's immigration department witnesses increase in illegal immigrants

Tanzanian music icon Harmonize to perform live at Sand Music Festival

TICAD8 declaration ignites hope to Africa

Foreign Ministers (FMs) from Iran, Tanzania meet for talks

The Rush towards Renewables Poises to Cripple Africa (By NJ Ayuk)

Chikwawa Police OC pleased with recruit constable's dedication

Farmers urged to embrace value-addition to make profit

China's Belt and Road Initiative: Lending Hands with Claws

Minister warns new police recruits against immoral behaviour

Living in a ‘critical state’

Disputes between Escom & PML impacting energy sector-MW Parliament

Castel Malawi Limited guarantees more job opportunities

Digital Thrill: A Nigerian virtual fashion house goes "meta"

For the AFC, South Africa's giant titanium project is another step in Africa’s beneficiation journey

Real (West) African taste! Dabali Xpress brings a local menu to the fast foods industry

MERA's Kachaje justifies Escom tariff hike proposal

Next generation: Malawi farmer's son turns on the biogas tap

Youth organisation reaches out to disaster victims in Nsanje, Chikwawa districts

Mzuzu Diocese, Nyika Media Club bang heads on education

LWB officials applaud LiSCaP project

Malawi's shrinking broadcasting space endangers democracy, fundamental rights-MISA Malawi

Escom refuses to pay K82 billion to EGENCO "for energy that has not been delivered"

“Unless groundwater governance practices are vigorously transformed, groundwater’s potential remains subdued”

Prescane company donates security equipment to CPFs

Malawi's economy, tourism, sports infrastructure will benefit from Five Regional Games-ministers

Organizers looking forward to enhanced 2022 Mulhako Wa Alhomwe Festival

Marist Brothers distribute digital library devices in seven schools

MW parliament shoots down EGENCO's proposal to raise electricity tariffs by 36%

Amref Health Africa teams up with First Lady Monica Chakwera in uplifting lives of girls, women

Efforts for underprivileged children with disabilities

SDGCA expresses need for CSOs to monitor SADC programs


'No investment was brought by the CPEC body'

Lilongwe Leo Club gear to raise funds for Kunyumba Trust Orphanage

Abandoned for birthing a physically-challenged child

Lawmaker Kazombo in road upgrading drive in his constituency

Cornerstone Ministries cerebrates 3rd cohort graduation in Salima

Producer behind "Ability in Fashion" documentary appeals for support

Agilitee rolls out full electric delivery scooters on large scale in South Africa

Lilongwe DC hails Marist Brothers for advancing quality, access to education for all

Oxfam Malawi fully supports ATI Handbook-Zoto

MCM ATI Handbook vital for all journalists-Chimgwede

MyBucks impressed with customers response in Sizoni Yanga promotion

Man pays K300,000 fine for reckless driving

Marist Brothers in Malawi build e-libraries in under-resourced schools

NICE calls for collaboration in promoting inclusive education

Clinic to fundraise for physically-challenged children in Lilongwe

Breakthroughs into intergenerational beliefs regarding relocation to safer places

ACB arrests Mwanamveka over $18.3 million prison uniform scandal

Roche partners with Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre and Philipps-University Marburg on a Centre of Excellence for diagnostics

Communities hail Paak Foundation for offering free tailoring lessons at Nsaru Trading Centre

Speakers, deputy speakers convene in South Korea to address pressing issues

Chakwera meets comedian Daliso Chaponda

Woke up a woman, woke up in my skin tone, woke up to another journey on the streets of my country

Chinese jets in Taiwan: airspace violation or precursor to a military operation akin to Russia's?

25 journalists selected for first round of 2022-2023 Product Immersion program; applications open for next cohort

Drug Fight Malawi in anti-drug abuse and illicit trafficking campaign

Nine-year-old boy commits suicide in Nkhata Bay

Miss Christian pageantry here to stay

Cattle rustler sentenced to four years in prison with hard labour

Rumphi district kicks off its polio campaign in grand style

Police arrest Mzuzu mayor for defiling niece

Malawi Parliament Launches Parliamentary Population and Sustainable Development Caucus

Tay Grin delves into Amapiano music

LWB for improved sanitation at Biwi Triangle Industrial Site

Ghanaian boxer Prince Dzanie beats Juan Gabriel Medina from The Dominican Republic

Malawi concludes SADC Chairmanship on high note

My vision is to take Malawi to higher levels: Msaka, as Nankhumwa says economy in ICU

IPPI key to corruption prevention in infrastructural projects implementation-NCIC

Game on: Msaka vies for DPP presidency

Leader of Opposition in Parliament Kondwani Nankhumwa Hits at Tonse Alliance gvt over Rising Cost of Living

Wikimania 2022: The festival edition brings together Wikipedia volunteers around the world for virtual and in person celebrations of free knowledge

Business community accuses Chikwawa district council of corruption

MACRA denies political involvement

Three nabbed for possessing fake MW currency

Malawi edges closer to new medicines-manufacturing

Economic Challenges Preventing Women from Participating In Local Politics-Gender Activists

MACRA urged to understand service providers on license issues

Nigerian singer Kizz Daniel making waves following his arrest in Tanzania

Kedibone Tsiloane drives the Innovative Difference

Online media owners ask Uganda MPs to change new cyber law

Malawi parliament passes Criminal Procedure and Evidence Code (Amendment) Bill, 2022

Children in Malawi, Zambia push to change school calendar in response to climate change

Immigration Department begins repatriation of illegal Ethiopian immigrants

Tchereni challenges indigenous businesspeople to venture into manufacturing

New TB drug hailed

Corporate Carnival Malawi presents first Inter-Company Sports festival on Oct. 22

Biz Malawi Fantasy Premier League Bonanza returns

"Nge" is dope - Gwamba

UNDP encourages public universities to demonstrate relevance

Analysis: Pelosi's Taiwan visit is Xi's final exam to stay top leader

Educationist, sports commentator hail Chakwera over charity golf tourney

Center for Women and Girls Empowerment (CEWOGE) embarks on Cervical Cancer Awareness Campaign

Chakwera speaks with Ukraine's embattled President Zelensky-State House

ACB summons its former boss Matemba over allegation he pocketed $10,000 to influence Sattar's contract

Female herbalist arrested for murder in Dowa

74-year-old year stepfather sentenced to 21 years in prison for defilement

Water woes affecting education in Mzimba

NGO launches Moringa production initiative in Salima

Minister wants ultra-poor adult, financial literacy program implemented

Save the Children Malawi commits to supporting exclusive breastfeeding interventions in Malawi

Comedian Daliso Chaponda promises "extra good" jokes

New British High Commissioner pledges to strengthen bilateral relations between UK, Malawi

Malawi Red Cross Society launches three-month mobile clinic initiative

Gam Filling Station ‘clandestine’ sale raises MPs’ eyebrows

Govt launches Agribusiness Deal Room to spur agricultural growth, economic prosperity

AGRA rues lack of competitive markets for smallholder farmers

Food for the Hungry Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

HWPL holds ‘Tribalism and Namibia' webinar

Malawi Parliament launches 2021-2026 Strategic Plan

African delegates chart the way forward in creating clean cities

New push to bolster Africa's science economy

Bull run in Africa’s blockchain investment continues

RBM Denies Reports It Plans to Introduce New K10,000 Note

NHBGM, University of Dundee sign MoU on environmental conservation

Unicaf hailed as country’s best online university

Sex workers donate medical supplies to Dedza District Hospital

Govt gets tough on exam cheating

CUMO Microfinance Limited donates to Diamphi Health Center, customers

Sheriffs seize Mkweza's Gam Filling Station in Kanengo, sell it to Simama

‘A tsunami of human waste’

Nkhata Bay Police Station reports 17% decrease in traffic accidents

Parley Committees ecstatic about tourist boom at unfinished Goshen City

Police arrest 34-year-old man for slaughtering cattle without permit

Man gets 21 years IHL for defiling step-daughter

SCOM in joint meeting in Salima

Namadingo courts Jah Prayzah in new song

MACRA drills journalists in cyber-security

Mzuzu City Mayor's Trophy-organised by FDH-on this Saturday at Mzuzu stadium

Insurance group in disaster and risk management drive

Chakwera commits an enabling environment for trade

Takulandilani revives Malawian culture

Need for teamwork to end HIV, TB and Malaria

Eli takes Red Flag to Mangochi

BM Sofa Company planning to open three more locations

MACRA taking proactive steps in curbing cyber threats

Over 440 girls have been impregnated in Thyolo

Chakwera, Nankhumwa demand that Namiwa's "abduction" be investigated as soon as possible

Things will get better- Madame Chakwera

MP for Likoma donates K500,000 to District Examination Board

Minister impressed with ‘Nyimbo zachitsotsombetso volume 1’

NEPAD-Infrastructure Project Preparation Facility and COMESA Secretariat launch market analysis for the Africa Cloud Ecosystem Project

CSAF endorses Lawrence Phiri as representative for HIV and Aids key populations in Malawi

NICE Trust advocates for a multi-sectoral approach to combating violence against children

Malawi developing stringent measures to deal with unscrupulous mining investors, Minister Mbawala.

Mzimba police hunting for unknown assailants

Middle class joins elites in renouncing their Chinese citizenship

One Step Foundation launches fundraising campaign to help street-connected children

IUCN Africa Protected Areas Congress concludes with Kigali Call to Action

Statement by the WHO Director-General at the Virtual Press Conference to update on the report of the 2nd meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee regarding the multi-country outbreak of monkeypox

WWF: APAC Gives Africa a Conservation Voice

Women's Coalition of Zimbabwe, Kariba Chapter, engages men on gender inequality and discrimination

Debunking conservation myths today critical for a better tomorrow for Africa

WWF Launches Strategy for Africa To Make Nature Everyone’s Business

Undule questions motive behind calls for removal of presidential immunity

Chakwera appoints new police IG

Transforming South Africa’s economy

Karonga District Hospital to introduce paying section in August this year

All set for Ring of Truth 10th anniversary celebration

Malawi remembers 20 July 2011 anti-government demonstrations victims

Chikwawa district steps up to mainstream youth and children in its development strategy

Mchacha’s land acquisition case returns to court in Sept

Nkhata Bay Police Station beams as crime rates fall

MAVA presents legacy of 25 years of conservation commitment in West Africa at Africa Protected Areas Congress

Ollen Mwalubunju bids farewell to NICE Trust after 9 years of service

Military expansionism in China may cause geopolitical instability in East and South China Sea regions

NCST says supporting girls in science subjects key to attaining MW2063

Malawi's young tech innovators break national boundaries

$2 BILLION WORTH SHARES FOR AFRICA’S LESS PRIVILEGED…as Agilitee's founder Dr Mandla Lamba tithe to eradicate poverty and hunger in Africa

New AWF office strengthens Rwanda's position as conservation hotspot

Bishop Mtumbuka calls upon Karonga traditional leaders to curb violence

South Africa on drive to broaden existing pool of black industrialists: Ayanda Holo

Lamba to take on power challenges in Africa

Mzimba farmers hail drip irrigation

Five pocket K400 million in Premier Bet's Online Aviator game bet

Afri-Plastics Challenge awards £750,000 to innovations tackling behaviour change to plastic usage

Debate rages on whether to ratify or reject the Malabo Protocol

Engucwini Farmers’ Cooperative gearing up to tap from mega farms

CCJP laments legal & policy gaps in mining sector

Mchinji DHO hails NICE for targeting hard-to-reach areas with Covid-19 messages

Malawi calls for accelerated intra-regional trade in SADC

Newborn mortality rates remain high in SA, study

Mzimba farmers making millions, thanks to TRANSFORM Programme

African Development Bank Ranks First on Global Aid Transparency Index


McLuther celebrates birthday in style

PSLCE exams in progress in Salima

Rumphi communities excited with access to improved potable water

Energy insecurity threat to democracy: Chakwera

China recruits university students for espionage against Western targets

NGO donates 45 million health facility in Salima

Comedian Nyau-Uyu declines sex-sponsorship offer

Universal Assignment Initiative moves to empower boys in Ntcheu

Ufulu Festival-celebrating culture, creativity, freedom

ZW University students want constitutional lessons

Goshen City supports Gwamba, Pisky

Passport issuance system down in Malawi

Chikwawa citizens express concern about poor waste management at Dyeratu market

Malawi joins world in mourning educationist-cum-philanthropist Dr Chinchen

MEJN calls on religious leaders to take lead in combating socio-economic inequalities


MACRA to revoke more broadcasting licences due to K9 billion outstanding licence debts

Salima Lunch Hour Fellowship bails out Mua School for the Deaf students

Bernadine Galliver joins JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality group in South Africa as Vice President, Tourism & Destination Advisory

Street children selected to study in Malawi public universities

Young people show tremendous willingness to participate in democratic processes

Eastern, Southern African journalists challenged to protect children's rights

President Chakwera's Independence Day message: A New Malawi Is Rising

Meet Africa's $16 billion man, Dr. Mandla Lamba

What Malawi's Youth Think About Independence Day

Xi and Lee demonstrate Beijing's iron grip on Hong Kong 25 years after the handover

"I am very impressed that all police houses have taken shape": Gumba

Mustard Seed Communities appeals for donations of food, bedding, and clothing for vulnerable children in Chikwawa

Keturah in US for music project


ZW Youth discuss Constitution

WELEAD Trust drills Mutoko youth about Zimbabwean constitution

ZW civil society organisations promoting youth participation in all aspects of life

Govt touts National Spelling Bee Contest

Youth rise up in action towards Malawi2063

President Chakwera devotes majority of his time on welfare of Malawians: Kampondeni

Malawi will receive US$158 million in development assistance from US

My personal experience with xenophobia

Kawale taxi driver arrested for defilement

Journalists urged to publicize Malawi2063

Any deviation from the agreement, Chilima claims, is a political fraud

I won't interfere with court decisions, President Chakwera

President Chakwera honours 20 outstanding Malawians

Mwazisi doing well on vaccination campaign sensitisation

Rwanda’s Toto Safi and Nigeria’s Well of Science Among Finalists In £1.1m Afri-Plastics Challenge

Nyungwe Community Radio Station bails out local community

Tobacco harm reduction is here for good

NPC challenges MW media to provide positive coverage

Newly-chartered lions club beckons more charity projects

Mzimba North District Health Office Meets Covid Vaccination Target

Old Mutual Investment Group hails relationship with MW media

Preparations for Khulubvi Cultural & Heritage Festival going well-organiser

Lilongwe-based woman goes away with Toyota Voxy in Marymount Raffle Draw

Kidney Foundation pleads for support

Chitungwiza youths decry myriad social challenges

Six people sentenced to 21 years in prison for robbing Catholic nuns

CSOs laud ACB for decisive fight against corruption

Xi Jinping & authoritarian Chinese politics

Mazimbu-A small town that played an important role in the struggle for quality education for ANC exiles during apartheid

Young African climate justice activists commit to support states in climate action

Tonse Alliance Government should not take Malawians for granted-HRDC

Angry mob, human rights organisation demonstrate against high cost of living

MyBucks unveils Sizoni yanga deposit promotion

Women empowerment a must!

Agilitee Announces IPO & Reorganization

Our AIM Foundation intervenes in Chikwawa water crisis

Crunch time in Kenya as the clock runs down on UN biodiversity talks in Montreal

Shift Towards Domestic Tourism Game Changer in Post-Covid-19 Recovery

Communities hail Design Outreach for providing clean water

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: Hosea 4:6

Onesmus admits ''blunder"

Serbian Ambassador to Cameroon visits University of Yaounde 2

Africans oppressed in their own countries by China

DVV International donates MK21 million tailoring equipment for communities in Ntchisi and Dowa districts


21-year-old Tatenda Gambiza is a next-generation permaculture champion

Child diarrhea cases surge as sewage runs on Cape Town streets

WELEAD Team trains 40 young people on constitution literacy in Mutoko

Zimbabwe condemns western animal rights groups for their attitude towards wildlife in Africa

Youth demand more user-friendly health services, facilities

Father, son arrested for cultivating cannabis Sativa

Person with albinism sentenced to 20 years in prison for defilement

Med C splits with his manager

Failed COP27 without loss and damage commitment

Ministry of Health has warned NGOs not to abuse Covid-19 grants

Global Health Corps welcome a new cohort of fellows

Tanzania should tell us the truth about alleged Maasai community displacement to make way for international hunting

Finish and World Wide Fund for Nature SA (WWF) release 28 million litres of water

Zimbabwe authorities must do more to stop culture of abductions and killings

Chakwera warns principal secretaries not to become complacent

Court in Lilongwe adjourns ivory case to June 17


World Uyghur Congress applauds EU Parliament's recognition of China's violations

WELEAD Team dates Domboshava youth on Constitution Awareness

Njisse Protestant hospital gets new scanner

Biggie Lu devastated by Zodwa's ban aftermath

Chewa Heritage ropes in Tay Grin as ambassador

WELEAD Team trains 42 volunteers in Katanga, Norton

These hard, cold facts will astound you: Malawi is UTTERLY failing to meet demand of agricultural commodities worldwide

ADB extends grants of $9.25 million for rollout of Climate Disaster Risk Financing in Malawi

Pictorial Focus of Ted Chaiban's Visit to Malawi

Malawian academics in diaspora lash out at Tonse Government for "leadership crisis, corruption"

Malawi hosts 29th Africa Regional Certification Commission (ARCC) for Poliomyelitis Eradication meeting

Zimbabwe to pay 100% of international hunting revenue to campfire communities

‘We Know The Constitution’ Campaign goes to Westlea

Alex T. Magaisa Obituary: an intellectual giant has passed on

United States warns China about human rights violations in Africa

Human capital development crucial in achieving Malawi Vision 2063, Chakwera

Could Solar be a solution to persistent power blackouts?

WELEAD drills University of Zimbabwe students on constitution culture

Malawi bans South Africa's eccentric dancer, Zodwa Wabantu

Perform, or you'll get fired: Ms Colleen Zamba warns MW civil servants

Phale impressed with N’zatonse Project

Jolly Ntaba talks about the Media and the Declaration Regime

The Office of the Director of Public Officers Declarations (ODPOD) faces the press

The Office of the Director of Public Officers Declarations (ODPOD) faces the press

COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery Partnership Global Lead Coordinator arrives in Malawi

No-one will be spared: Chakwera

Lilongwe-Umodzi Lions Club pledges bursaries to visually-impaired students

Chakwera won't act on Sattar "accomplices" because "the Constitution binds me"

WHO issues warning about environmental impact of tobacco industry

Martse continues to earn respect

Global Health Corps provides palliative care items to Bwaila District Hospital

Chakwera calls on Malawians to join his government in bringing to fruition agreements made at Davos, Malabo


We're already experts in our own way!

Kwacha devaluation: the devil is in the details

Chief Justice Mzikamanda calls for transformative leadership


MyBucks expands bancassurance services

WELEAD in Zimbabwe Constitution awareness campaign

AWARD launches inaugural agricultural storytelling event

CDEDI wants answers on why Sattar wasn't arrested while in MW in March


Putting food on the COP27 menu – part 1

WWF Africa Region Director Alice Ruhweza Sheds Light on International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB)

UN disaster talks call for sustained political commitment

Lilongwe DHO applauds sputum collection points for contribution to district's TB fight

Peace Institutionalization: HWPL Urges Collective Action to Make Peace a Culture and Norm

‘Tilimbike’ Project unites smallholder farmers

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus re-elected WHO Director-General for second term

Governments Endanger Children's Rights in Online Education-HRW Report

African continent's leading financial institution will avert food crisis

Merck Foundation And 11 African First Ladies Online Summit 2022 Call for Healthcare Capacity Building

Let Speed Cameras be Set Up Where Speed Signs Are Visible

DODMA not interested in ‘’global disaster talk shows’’

UN Headquarters Observes International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers on 26 May

Martse succumbs to burn injuries

AU’s Multi-hazard Early Warning programme to boost Africa’s resilience

Women-led businesses are shaping Kashmiri entrepreneurship

Government steps in for Martse

Malawi Weekly News Roundup

Onesmus ditches Bushiri's recording label Major 1 Records

Seforall appreciates partners in Kigali forum

Goodall Would Not Meet With IMF Delegation, But Could Play Advisory Role To Finance Minister

WELEAD Trust trains 30 young people in constitutional literacy

Flood camps expose children to malnutrition

Malawi pleads for assistance towards achieving sustainable energy for all

The elderly in the face of disasters in Malawi

First sustainable energy for all forum in Africa commences in Kigali, Rwanda

Journalists Hail PSA Data Storytelling Workshop in Malawi

China wishes to replicate Ukrainian crisis in Taiwan

Young environmental activists gather in Kigali, Rwanda, for Youth Advocacy Clinic

Senegal Leading Africa’s Path to a Resilient Recovery

Ramaphosa in Engagement with Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Burkina Faso: Armed Islamists Kill, Rape Civilians

Nankhumwa ramps up support for sports

From MBC to the world – the story of one Nyamatcherenga

Good Soil Partners bails out needy students

Cracks, camps have potential to destroy DPP-Chimulirenji



MBS destroys 253 non-trade scales from the Northern region

"Witch doctor" arrested for duping, raping TEN victims

Eli in "Gu Gu Gu" supersonic

Two people arrested for being in possession of pangolins

Improving Young Women's Participation in Elections- Zimbabwe

Media plays vital role in oversight management of public resources-Action Aid Malawi ED


MCP Deputy Secretary-General Hara endorses Chakwera

Strategic expansion of China via the Solomon Islands

Minister Lowe challenges agricultural workers to work extra hard

Chakwera commissions multi-billion kwacha Luanar Administration Building and Teaching Facility

Focus on Africa's formal labour migration

APM speaks out on Mgona rallies

Sri Lanka disappointed by China's inadequate response to an unprecedented crisis


End impunity for crimes against journalists, Mr. President: MISA Malawi Chairperson

Africa’s mobile money eyes a trillion-dollar value

African governments ramp up infrastructure investment to boost regional trade

Support media freedom!

Four Malawians off to the UK for Chevening Media Freedom Fellowship

Stop moving around in the name of crop inspections, Mr. President-Nankhumwa

Kawale police tip Biwi skilled artisans on security, SGBV

Africa in dilemma: Compensate or insure for climate-related damage?

NEEF bails out Lilongwe-based industrial association

Faith-based organization bails out vulnerable girl-children in Lilongwe

Shanghai's old and young enraged by food shortages, starvation

Here's the latest from Malawi's VP Saulos Chilima

Africa, LDCs require large scale investments to address consequences of climate change-VP Chilima

Donors pledge nearly $1.4 billion for drought relief in Horn of Africa


Govt plans to construct dedicated bus lanes in cities-Hara

Theft, vandalism worry Lilongwe City Council

Vestergaard, Goodbye Malaria Partner with Mozambique to Celebrate World Malaria Day

President Chakwera warns "saboteurs"

Families of missing people in Balochistan want government to intervene in concrete way

Africa must prepare for inevitability of global food crisis-ADB President

Youth network calls for climate justice

Governance, social accountability stakeholders lament impact of corruption on public service delivery

Bicycle taxi operator arrested for defiling his master's daughter

Man arrested for alleged murder

Shanghai residents concerned about human cost of China's Covid quarantines

Defiler receives 21-year prison sentence

Man arrested for arson in Dowa

Immigration dept arrests 140 foreigners, two Malawians, seizes vehicles

Over 1 million African children protected by first malaria vaccine

Police cancels planned "interview" with public anger rages

Accountability organization wants corrupt Malawian "oligarchs", enablers sanctioned

Concoction of rage, despair simmering over Chizuma’s police “interview”

Mozambique-Malawi Regional Interconnector Project is HISTORIC-Chakwera

Man sentenced to 9 years in prison for defilement

Commissioner CWR visits proposed site for Biwi Police Unit

Deceased relative's family objects to collect body without explanation

Organization calls for learners' participation in preservation of natural resources

Land Information Management System (LIMS) to minimize land-related corruption, LAGA

African Women in Media Launch Reporting Violence Against Women and Girls Project

China using rare earth trade monopoly as weapon against competitors

Food Taboos: A Powerful and Invisible Driver of Malnutrition

Controlling invasive alien species to ensure long-term biodiversity

When Religious and Cultural Beliefs Clash With Pediatric Care

‘Hacking of Platform for Investigative Journalism website not a mere coincidence’

OPEC Fund to aid Malawi's development goals in water, transportation sectors

MyBucks Malawi not insolvent: statement

Noble mission: a woman with a vision for thousands of lives

Platform for Investigative Journalism's website HACKED

Africa's woman founders see a 7-fold funding increase in three years...There's more to come

Africa looks to buffer itself from the impacts of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Malawians disappointed with government's anti-corruption measures

Environmental Journalist Applauds U.S. Government For Allowing Long-awaited Import of Elephant Hunting Trophies From Zimbabwe

Uganda: Amend Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) Act to streamline compensations

MyBucks introduces K100m unsecured bid bonds for Corporate, SMEs

Senior SADC official urges member states to "ratify environment protocol as soon as possible" to address regional climate change concerns

Africa's tourism sector bouncing back

Digital leap: A real-life stone crusher rocks the internet with Takama hit

ASWAP-SP II excites farmers in Dedza

Teacher commits suicide in Mzimba

An encroaching desert intensifies Nigeria’s farmer-herder crisis

Communities engaged to conserve mount Mulanje

Rotary Club of Bwaila-Lilongwe beckons charity works

Gotani Hara's quizzes continue to challenge students in her district

Mzuzu-based journalists shelve pens and notepads to plant trees

MEC to hold public hearings on constituency, ward boundary reviews

Malawi receives 1.9 million doses of cholera vaccine in order to improve cholera preparedness and response readiness

Pastors Unite as One for the sake of God’s Kingdom

AIP has been a disappointment for many Malawians across the country: Nankhumwa

More Interventions in Environmental Management Are Desired: an analysis

A glimpse into the First Intergenerational Dialogue on Generation Equality and Women’s Leadership conference in Malawi

Joyce Banda hails launch of First Intergenerational Dialogue on Generation Equality and Women's Leadership

ILO supporting apiculture farmers in Kenya to find opportunity in crisis

Malawi to launch Education Plus Initiative

MHRC To Investigate Arrest, Release Of Seasoned Journalist Gregory Gondwe

President Chakwera will meet with private sector once every quarter


Youth combat plastic pollution

OFAB opens its door in Malawi

SADC for strong labour administration systems, improved people's prospects


AFIDEP urges government to increase funding for the health, education sectors

Senior African policymakers challenged to prioritize climate change in development plans

CSOs petition Malawi Parliament about on-going shortages of essential drugs

Namalindi Camp children benefit from cycling club donation

Mom,why didn’t you live to witness this day?

At the Colombo Security Conclave, Doval calls for regional response to maritime challenges

Government to introduce e-cards for toll gates

Malawi pledges to eradicate TB by 2030 - Chiponda

Malawi's street children's rights are still in jeopardy

Kariba women celebrate International Women's Day in style

Ground water use, option to sustainable water supply

Institutional Peace to Counteract the Threats of Global Conflicts is Examined

MoU signed for distribution of LPG gas stoves, cylinders to underprivileged in 3 districts of Nepal with India's aid

Magonjwa seek government intervention on Mkwakwawira School

2nd ECOWAS AWBA Joint Congress Ends with A Call for Vital Actions to Stimulate Sustainable Development and Growth in West Africa

Groundwater at the heart of the Water Security Equation

Conservation clubs urged to implement gender equality


Poland Wins Miss World

Adolescents longing for friendly health services

India, Sri Lanka explore slew of maritime security agreements for Indian Ocean Region

MyBucks advises customers to remain vigilant against fraudsters

International NGO Sends Anti-war Statement to 192 Countries to Restore Peace in Ukraine

Women’s quest to restore Malawi’s national tree


Kalindo's NGO helps flood victims in Salima

Malawi prisoners deprived of health rights?

Ministry eyes smart, sustainable cities

CBO donates food to Salima flood victims


It’s FINALLY here: Women Empowerment Activation Weekend-Malawi


Norwegian minister expresses importance of assisting small-scale farmers

The highs and lows of looking for greener pastures in Malawi

AWiM and Solutions Journalism Network Launch New Course on Reporting Environment from a Solutions Approach

"Every road to success is still under construction,” Wenga

The physician whose smartphone system is replacing multimillion dollar scanners to bring relief to cancer patients

APAM requests funds to support country's action plans for people with albinism

Gaming, Lotteries board support APAM

Norwegian Minister Tvinnereim and IFAD President Houngbo to visit Malawi in wake of storms to discuss climate resilience and hunger

Lilongwe City Council in need of waste collection vehicles

Pyramid structures in Mauritius question colonial history

Malawi Emergency Situation Report No. 15: A Report Many Never Bothered to See---and Read!

Cyclone Ana creates market for drip-irrigated veggies

#AfricaBrief: Quick Facts on the 2022/23 National Budget

Over 200 Ombudsman determinations dating back to 2000 not complied with

Police hails LWB for supporting community policing forums

Deputy Minister Mdooko inspects Lifidzi M5 road

India sends 4th batch of medical assistance to Afghanistan

Kuli Roberts: The Divided Soul in the Bitches Brew

Minister Usi urges public to report wildlife crimes perpetrators

Illicit financial flows weaken Malawi’s development

Rotary club applauded for supporting community health centre

New report finds over half of children feel unsafe at school

Our AIM Foundation calls for more support towards hospitals

Kabwila calls for protection of street kids

Social Cash Transfer gave me a lifeline

Inclusive education that is just on paper

British government touts security for people living with albinism in Mangochi

Tonse administration won't stifle local media, Kazako

US, Pakistan struggle to maintain cordial relationship

Malawi media freedom still under threat, British High Commissioner to Malawi

13 million people facing severe hunger as drought grips the Horn of Africa

We need to talk: varsity podcasters create ‘safe talking spaces’ for youth

"Alt" African school sees enrollments from Africa & beyond

Kashmir: Selfless volunteers, local NGOs help people in distress

"We birthed triplets while Tropical Storm Ana was ripping away parts of the roof" - nurse

President Chakwera sets bar for women representation in public appointments

No easy road to recovery for smallholder farmers hit by Tropical Storm Ana

Emotional roller-coaster days with Madalitso Mbendera


NGO vows to help schools in environmental rehabilitation



Recipes for Success: A Policy Guide to African Food Systems Transformation (By Layih Butake)

Mozambique: Violence in Cabo Delgado displaces Thousands as Cyclone Season Begins

South Africa condemns the attempted coup d’état in Guinea-Bissau



“Fixing the Systems to Deliver Long-Term Priorities and Diffuse Short-Term Pressures”

South Africa: President Ramaphosa undertakes working visit to Mozambique

DR Congo: At least 50 dead following militia attack on camp

Crocodile hunt in Salima

Uganda: Members of Parliament demand equity in payment of South Sudan traders

China's covert propaganda operation is getting bigger by the day: Report

Indian govt committed to providing humanitarian aid to Afghan people: MEA



Malawi President sounds SOS over Tropical Storm Ana victims


If Government Is Serious About Stamping Out Corruption, It Should Open The Passport Contract Up To Public Tender

Stop Pricing Cartels in Bus Services

LUANAR Intensifies quality assurance drive

MyBucks introduces WhatsApp banking utility

Making environmental awareness trendy, the story of Mailes Zulu Muke

Hellen Chabunya: My personal thoughts and points of reflection as a citizen of Malawi

Clinical officer arrested over incest in Zomba

Annual Event to Commemorate Civilian-Led Peacebuilding in Mindanao Calls Forth Collective Action to Develop Peace

Rotary club in fight against climate change

AMISOM and partners launch asset management training for Somali Police Force

Coronavirus: United States Donates Additional 1.6 Million COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Uganda

Open Spaces Inc intensifies tree planting initiative in schools


African governments asked to embrace harm reduction approach


Chairman of Shincheonji Addresses Press from 55 African Countries

South Africa and Egypt push their way into orbit

Three years in prison for being found with endangered pangolin

A number cruncher forges a new path in Nollywood

Botswana media groups fret over new snooping bill

With the support of the ILO, Mauritania bans hazardous child labour

Human Settlements Committee Calls for Prosecution of Criminals Selling RDP Houses

e-mobility and a commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals are driving this parcel delivery service

Rice pyramids kick off social media storm but stand as stark reminder that Nigeria is Africa's largest food producer

Bleaching remains Africa’s health headache

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Lions Club of Lilongwe in afforestation drive

Bwaila Rotary Club pledges to conserve environment

Jappie Mhango withdraws from party expulsion court case

Cote d'ivore tops Miss World Competition

We Need to Talk About Africa’s Energy Crisis: Why is Production Waning? Its Exploration, stupid

She changed the narrative to win at capitalism. Her next target: targeting gender bias.

African women's football features in a key global transfer market, illustrating a growing clout

Cases drop for first time as Africa’s fourth COVID-19 wave ebbs

FIFA to introduce new loan regulations


IUCN's first-ever continent-wide congress opportunity to address challenges to conserving biodiversity in Africa




New media initiative to put global media’scoverage of Africa under the spotlight


Africa Go Green Fund signs a USD 5.5 million loan with Bboxx to support the rollout of renewable energy and clean cooking systems across Africa


Could 2022 be an extraordinary year for African democracy?

The mechanic who retooled as a chef and amazed even himself

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China censors news about another female celebrity affair with senior CCP official

Jungle Jex drops new love song "Ndakumananaye"


Estele Dickson: a model in orange maize production and consumption

Jennifer Mtenje is first Malawian to reach one million followers on TikTok


FIFA publishes Global Transfer Report 2021

No food, no fuel, no funding: WFP's northern Ethiopia operations grinding to a halt

Decade of Sahel conflict leaves 2.5 million people displaced

Taliban arrested owner of an Afghan television network from his home

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Lessons from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

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A startup founder returns home, banking on behaviour change

Corruption fight will make or unmake Chakwera

Deaths due to malnutrition highest among children in Pakistan: report

Can tech savvy youthful migrants help end xenophobia in South Africa?

Spicing up life with healthy food options in Jos, Nigeria

Learners cause commotion after mistaking new teachers for medical workers administering Covid 19 vaccines

Indian startups clock $9.5 billion via exits, among its largest ever

NGO donates assorted items to orphans, elderly in Dedza

A failed education effort sparks a new force in East African animation

The young philanthropist addressing inequality by dressing school kids

COVID-19 inspires collaboration and a debut album for this Zimbabwean singer


MEC Chairperson accuses some members of constituency boundary review teams of “mobilizing chiefs and deliberately twisting facts to buy sympathy"

U.S. calls on China and Hong Kong to release Stand News employees

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