Moldovan team wants to sign Chiukepo

A Moldovan club Speranta Nisporeni has expressed interested to sign Nyasa Big Bullets hitman and last season’s TNM Super League Golden Boot winner Chiukepo Msowoya. But the People’s Team has reportedly made a $50 000 (about K37 million) offer. According to a letter to Bullets dated February 15 2019, addressed to Bullets chief executive officer…

Court acquits former legislator

The High Court in Zomba has freed former Machinga Central member of Parliament (MP) Ellock Maotcha Banda who was sentenced to six years imprisonment for child abduction. Banda, who is also former deputy minister of Trade and Industry, was sentenced in September 2015 on a charge of abducting a 17-year-old girl. In the same year,…

Ras Chikomeni sizidamukomere

Pofika Lachisanu Ras Chikomeni Chirwa adali yakaliyakali kusakasaka K2 miliyoni kuti akapereke ku bungwe loyendetsa chisankho la Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC). Izi zimadza pamene bungwelo lidabweza Chirwa ponena kuti adali asadapereke ndalamayo komanso adali asadasayinitse m’maboma 9 chomwe ndi chomuyenereza china. Komabe Chirwa adati siwokondwa ndi zomwe MEC idachita chifukwa zidaonetsa kuti anthu olemera okha…

Controversy over old turf

Misunderstanding has ensued over the artificial turf that was removed from Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre. Despite the Ministry of Labour Youth, Sports and Manpower Development recommending that the turf be installed at Zingwangwa Youth Crentre in Blantyre following a request by Blantyre City South legislator Allan Ngumuya, Weekend Nation has established that the turf is…

Abambo ndi anyamata, pali makhalidwe ena omwe mukuyenera kusiya. Makhalidwe onyasa, otopetsa otonza amayi ndi atsikana. Zomati muntu wamkazi akudutsa poteropo abambo ndi anyamata ena n’kumayang’ana mwachidwi chachipongwe ngati mukumusilira munthuyo, n’zoipa. Amayi ndi atsikana ali ndi ufulu oyenda mosasowetsedwa mtendere ndi mayang’anidwe otero aja. Ndiye pali miluzi ija m’malizaliza, kulizira amayiwa kaya anzanu pofuna…

‘Kodi malubino tilowere kuti?’

Kodi tilowere kuti? M’ndani amene adzatiteteze ngati boma likulephera kubweretsa yankho?” Awa ndi mafunso amene Ian Simbota alinawo. Simbota ndi munthu wa chialubino. Iye ndi mtolankhani ku wailesi ya MBC. Mafunso a Simbota akudza kutsatira kuphedwa kwa Yasin Kwenda Phiri, 54, wa m’boma la Nkhata Bay. Phiri adaphedwa Lolemba m’sabatayi ndipo adamuchotsa manja. Imfa ya…

2018: Chaka cha ululu

Mu February 2018, Dorothy Kampani—Nyirenda amagwiritsira magetsi a K2 500 pa mwezi. Kufika mu October mpaka lero, Nyirenda akugwiritsira magetsi a K5 000 pa mwezi. Mayiyo amene amakhala ku Bangwe mumzinda wa Blantyre, adati mu February, 2018 amagwiritsira ntchito K700 kulipirira minibasi kuti akafike ku Trade Fair komwe amapanga bizinesi. Lero zasintha pamene akugwiritsira K1…

Kuthana ndi vuto

Kwa zaka 20, gulu la alimi a ng’ombe za mkaka la Namahoya la m’boma la Thyolo silimapeza phindu m’nyengo ya mvula chifukwa  limangogulitsa mkaka wokwana magawo 10 pa 100 aliwonse nthawi zina osagulitsa ndikomwe. Wapampando wa gulili Taulo Chisoso adati izi zimachitika chifukwa ogula akayeza mkaka umaupeza uli ndi madzi wochuluka. Koma padakali pano, mkuluyu…

Malawi to export poultry to Mozambique

Malawian farmers have a chance to start exporting eggs and chickens to Mozambique following a joint agreement the two countries made on Wednesday. A Mozambican delegate on Wednesday arrived in the country and had audience with a Malawi team from Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism, local poultry producers and Malawi Investment and Trade Centre…

Bullets need point to win title

  Nyasa Big Bullets now only need a point from their remaining three games to win the TNM Super League title following Be Forward Wanderers’ 1-1 draw away to Dwangwa in Nkhotakota yesterday. The Nomads will also need to win two games against TN Stars away and Moyale Barracks with a 12-goal margin should Bullets…

Nomads up to 2nd

  Be Forward Wanderers have moved a place up to second in the TNM Super League following their 1-0 win over Muzu University (Mzuni) FC at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre yesterday. The Nomads’ man-of-the-moment Zicco Mkanda struck the lone goal of the match in the 52nd minute to ensure that three points were in the…

Chitonzo pa matenda

Kutentha kwa mwezi wa November kwamufoola. Alibe nsapato kuphazi komabe akuyesetsa kudzikoka limodzi ndi mayi ake—a zaka 71—kuti akafike kuchipatala ngakhale miyendo yake yayamba kutupa. Pathupi pa miyezi 9 pamene Martha Chilabade alinapo pasanduka chitonzo chifukwa akuyenera kuyenda makilomita 50 kuchokera m’mudzi mwawo kuti akakwere basi ulendo kuchipatala. Izitu zikuchitika chifukwa chipatala cha m’dera lawo…

Walk of despair

Her breathing was laboured and shallow. The cruel November heat was weakening her further as sweat poured freely all over her. Still—in her ninth month of pregnancy and on bare feet—Martha Chilabade trudged on as she braved the humid air to reach a hospital and bring life into the world. Balanced on her head was…

Under-23 tame Young Zebras

  Malawi Under-23 national football team yesterday showed resilience and character when they came from behind to beat Young Zebras 2-1 in Lobatse, Botswana, in the African Cup of Nations qualifiers. The visitors started on a higher note with good passes, creating scoring opportunities but failed to register a goal. Striker Baston Chikaiko twice failed…

Dealing with malaria desease in malawi

Malaria is one of the most dangerous diseases and a major public health problem that threatens the lives of many people in Malawi despite many efforts by government and non-governmental organisations. Our Staff Writer BOBBY KABANGO is talking to executive secretary for Lighthouse Foundation (LHF), Cho Il who has been in Malawi for eight years…

FAM in ticket deal mess

Football Association of Malawi (FAM) is in a tight spot after awarding ticket-printing deals to two firms for the Carlsberg Cup final between Be Forward Wanderers and Masters Security played on October 20 at Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre. Initially, the soccer governing body awarded the deal to Hallmark Creations following a meeting with the two…