LGC hosts Mother’s Day Golf

Lilongwe Golf Club (LGC) has tomorrow organised a Mother’s Day Golf Tournament to honour the club’s lady golfers. Eighty golfers have already confirmed their participation, according to LGC competitions secretary, Thomas Chafunya. “The Mother’s Day Golf is open to all and it is not limited to ladies only. The main aim is that we want…

Jazz, gospel music on Mother’s Day

Across the world different versions of Mother’s Day are celebrated. However, celebrations on the day depend on how people feel about their mothers. For Malawi, the day is known for the celebrations where mothers are showered with gifts, greetings card and many others things. Jazz fans should brace for a special Mother’s Day treat, when…

FAM drills football administrators

  Twenty-seven football officials from nine Central Region districts at the weekend underwent a two-day administration course organised by the Football Association of Malawi (FAM) in Lilongwe. Guest of honour and main facilitator FAM vice-president James Mwenda said the aim of the course was to build capacity of football administrators to run football professionally. “The…

‘Black Mamba’ spits venom

  Esau ‘Black Mamba’ Kanyenda yesterday netted a brace as Be Forward Wanderers recovered from Saturday’s loss against Silver Strikers to beat Blue Eagles 2-0 in TNM Super League at Nankhaka on a hot afternoon. The brace means the veteran has six Super League goals, three scored over the weekend as he was also on…

Bullets shoot down soldiers

  Second-half goals from striker Chiukepo Msowoya and Emmanuel Zoya yesterday at Civo Stadium in Lilongwe gave Nyasa Big Bullets the much needed victory over defending champions Kamuzu Barracks (KB), reviving their TNM Super League prospects. The win, coming after being frusrated by Civil Sporting Club on Saturday, means Bullets now have 38 points, but…

Vandals descend on Bingu Stadium

Bingu National Stadium (BNS) officials have expressed regret that some people are descending on the modern football facility not to enjoy the games before them –but to steal and destroy property from the rare national asset. The development has made the officials to institute investigations on who these vandals are. But it is clear that…

Mwawi inspires  Chikwawa  school

  Australia-based Queens shooter Mwawi Kumwenda on Wednesday donated sports equipment to Zimbiri Primary School in Chikwawa as part of her sports development initiative at grass roots level. In a telephone interview from Chikwawa, Kumwenda said Wednesday, September 27, was her birthday and she thought of celebrating it by donating sports equipment to the school.…

FISD courts Skeffa for cup launch

  Foundation for Irrigation and Sustainable Development (Fisd) has outlined a great launch for their second edition on Saturday in Lilongwe. Apart from the main game, there will be live performance by musician Skeffa Chimoto and other supporting acts. The launch will start with a parade from the Dwangwa Trading Centre to Chitowe Stadium, according…

ICTC Malawi flies Chidale to Zim

  ICTC Malawi, a local ICT company,  has funded Malawi’s sole professional golfer Paul Chidale’s trip to Zimbabwe where he will take part in an elite tournament on Thursday. Managing director at ICTC Jane Nthakomwa and chief executive officer Partridge Shycall hosted Chidale on Tuesday at the company’s headquarters in Lilongwe where they offered him …

Great Angels get K500 000 boost

  ITS Enterprise has donated K500 000 to Great Angels Choir  ahead of Friday’s show featuring South African gospel star Sipho Makhabane. The boost comes at a time the choir is counting down to the one-off concert at Bingu International Convention Centre (Bicc) in Lilongwe which will mark the launch of their website. According to…

Lulu to star in jazz session

Versatile R&B star Lulu will on Sunday make a rare appearance during a jazz session at the Capital City Motel in Lilongwe. The motel has reintroduced the Sunday afternoon jazz session to add a sparkle to their entertainment offerings. In an interview on Thursday, Capital City Motel owner George Tambala said Lulu returns to the…