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  • Kamuzu International Airport (KIA)

    Senior officers on duty as KIA staff strike

    Oct 1, 13 • Front Page, National News • Written by : Comments Off on Senior officers on duty as KIA staff strike

    The Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) on Monday deployed a skeleton team of its senior officers and some Malawi Defence Force (MDF) officers to manage Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) after...

  • Want privacy: Paul Mphwiyo

    Mphwiyo suspect on Interpol wanted list

    Sep 29, 13 • Front Page, National News • Written by : Comments Off on Mphwiyo suspect on Interpol wanted list

    Malawi Police have intensified the search for Pika Manondo, one of the suspects in the shooting of Treasury budget director Paul Mphwiyo, by involving the International Police (Interpol) which has...

  • Ndala: We are working with the department

    ACB launches probe into Malawi civil service

    Sep 27, 13 • Front Page, National News • Written by : Comments Off on ACB launches probe into Malawi civil service

    The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) says it launched an investigation into the entire public service a long time ago in relation to cases of corruption. ACB spokesperson Egrita Ndala made the revelation...

  • Want privacy: Paul Mphwiyo

    Malawi tightens payment system

    Sep 26, 13 • Front Page, National News • Written by : Comments Off on Malawi tightens payment system

    Treasury has announced the tightening of controls in the government payment system commonly known as the Integrated Financial Management Information Systems (IFMIS). The development comes against the...

  • Shortages of new one-a-day ARV pills in South Africa

    Malawi says 91 000 people are on new ARVs

    Sep 25, 13 • National News • Written by : Comments Off on Malawi says 91 000 people are on new ARVs

    Malawi Government says it has so far managed to put at least 91 000 people on new antiretroviral treatment (ART) out of the more than 400 000 people currently on the ART. However, Ministry of Health...

  • Ndanga: Banda can say anything to justify her loss

    Primaries will not spare anyone, says UDF

    Sep 24, 13 • National News • Written by : Comments Off on Primaries will not spare anyone, says UDF

    The United Democratic Front (UDF) says it will not spare any constituency and ward during its primary elections scheduled to start mid next month. The party announced on Monday that it is set to hold...

  • APM: Asked to help victims’ families

    Lilongwe DC stops DPP rally

    Sep 24, 13 • Front Page, National News • Written by : 1 Comment

    The Lilongwe District Council on Saturday stopped Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) president Peter Mutharika from holding a rally at Masintha grounds in Kawale Township, despite an earlier...

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    K470m Fisp fertiliser fail to reach beneficiaries

    Sep 17, 13 • Editors Pick, National News • Written by : Comments Off on K470m Fisp fertiliser fail to reach beneficiaries

    The Malawi Police Service (MPS) has revealed that a total of 33 000 bags of fertiliser worth at least K470 million (about $1.1m) did not reach intended beneficiaries following the malpractices that...

  • Mbendera: We will announce results after verification

    MEC calls for a free MBC

    Sep 16, 13 • National News • Written by : Comments Off on MEC calls for a free MBC

    The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has said a free and open Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) is crucial in ensuring a level playing field as the country prepares for tripartite elections next...

  • People getting subsidised seed and fertiliser

    61 Fisp bidders face probe

    Sep 12, 13 • Front Page, National News • Written by : Comments Off on 61 Fisp bidders face probe

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security has said it has asked the Malawi Police Service to investigate at least 61 companies which were said to have submitted forged and fake documents,...