Unilever partners KCH in  hygiene awareness campaign

  Unilever Malawi in partnership with Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) on Tuesday commemorated Global Handwashing Day with a focus on fighting cholera recurrence in Lilongwe. The hand hygiene awareness campaign event took place at KCH where Unilever donated soap products worth about K1.7 million. Unilever Malawi country director Anele Zunga led senior management staff in…

Malawi PGA tour  attracts top golfers

Professional Golfers Association’s (PGA) Warm Heart tour has attracted top golfers in Africa to participate in the tournament next month. The lineup includes Zimbabwean Tongoona Charamba, who became the third black golfer to win on the Sunshine Tour when he claimed the South African Airways (SAA) Pro-Am Invitational in 2006. In 2008, the Zimbabwean won…

Masters secure Carsberg final

Masters Security yesterday secured a Carlsberg Cup final berth with a 4-3 triumph on post match penalties over last year’s finalists Nyasa Big Bullets at Civo Stadium in Lilongwe. The game ended 1-1 in regulation time and went to post match penalties. Bashir Maunde and captain Yamikani Fodya had their penalties saved by Masters Security…

TNM plc pumps K11m towards PGA tour

TNM plc has announced a $15 000 (K11 million) sponsorship towards the Warm Heart Tour Golf prize money for the winner and second-placed golfer. TNM management officially announced the sponsorship on Tuesday. “We are pleased to inform you that TNM will sponsor the Warm Heart Pros Tour 2018 Golf Tournament Gold Sponsorship Category to the…

Civil end Silver dominance

Civil Sporting Club on Saturday ended Silver Strikers’ dominance after a 2-1 victory in a Capital City TNM Super League derby at Silver Stadium. Isaac Msiska gave Civil a deserved lead in the 17th minute with a bicycle kick from Willard Dickson throw-in Not to be outshined at home, the hosts rallied and took the…

Fallen giants clash

The most anticipated TNM Super League football fixture in the capital city between rivals Silver Strikers and Civil Sporting Club is on at Silver Stadium this afternoon. Both teams have been out of sorts of late but whenever it comes up, the capital city derby is not short of appeal as the battle for pride…

Government impressed with Limbe Leaf

  Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development Francis Kasaila has commended Limbe Leaf Tobacco for sponsoring football and netball sponsorship for 38 years. The minister was the guest of honour during the Limbe Leaf Tobacco trophy finals at the Inspector General parade ground at National Police Headquarters in Area 30, Lilongwe. “You have…

Govt officials, NGOs in march for Lilongwe City

  Senior government officials, including Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development Janet Banda, on Saturday marched in Lilongwe to raise awareness on the importance of proper planning and construction of structures. Dubbed Malawi Urban Walk, the march was held in preparation for the Urban Forum for Inclusive, Safe, Resilient and…

Chiotcha seeks rematch  against Makawa

  Malawi Defence Force (MDF) boxer Chimwemwe Chiotcha says he wants a rematch against Liwonde-based boxer Chikondi Makawa who ‘humiliated’ him on Sunday at M1 Centre Point in Lilongwe. The lost was the first for Chiotcha against a local boxer in his career spanning two decades. Chiotcha said in an interview on Tuesday in Lilongwe…

Forum for African Women Educationalists – Malawi Chapter (Fawema) has described First Deputy Speaker Esther Chilenje as an inspiration to the girl-child in the country after attaining a doctorate degree in leadership from the UK Commonwealth University. Fawema executive director Wesley Chabwera said the unique thing about Chilenje’s achievement is her humble background and the…

Ng’ambi on trials in Cyprus

  Flames midfielder Robert Ng’ambi is undergoing trials with a Cypriot side Genclic Gucu T.S.K which plays in the Northern Cyprus Championship League. Ng’ambi, whose South African club Platinum Stars was relegated to the National First Division (NFD) recently, said the trials are for two weeks. He said: “Following the relegation of Platinum, the prospects…