5-year-old wins CAN Rising Stars contest

It was an evening of smiles, joy and hugs on Sunday as five-year-old Nomsa Thyangathyanga scooped Channel for All Nations’ (CAN) Rising Stars Kids Competition grand prize. The little girl amazed spectators and judges with her dancing antics from start to finish in the competition which attracted 25 contestants. The competition ran for one month…

Rotary Club completes K192.3m water project

Rotary Club International has completed a safe and clean water project worth $466 700 (about K192.3 million) it was implementing in 16 communities in the Central Region. The project was implemented by Bwaila Rotary Club through Water Missions International with funding from Rotary Club of Edina, Minesota, USA; DDF funds from District 5950; the Wayman…

Zinthu zidafika povuta pamchombo wa dziko lino Lachitatu ochita malonda mumsika waukulu wa mu mzinda wa Lilongwe ataletsa munthu aliyense ochita malonda mumzindawu kugulitsa katundu. Zidafika povuta zedi mpaka mtsogoleri wa dziko lino Peter Mutharika adakauza mavenda amachita ziwawazo kuti adekhe. Iye adati boma lichitapo kanthu choncho mavendawo asachite phuma. Khamu la mavenda lidazungulira m’misewu…

Alangiza boma pa kayendetsedwe ka chuma

Zipani zotsutsa boma ndi akatswiri pa kayendetsedwe kabwino ka boma ati boma lisamale kwambiri mmene liyendetsere ndalama zapadera zomwe aphungu a Nyumba ya Malamulo adavomereza boma kugwiritsa ntchito kwa 4 ikudzayi. Nyumba ya malamulo idavomereza boma kugwiritsa ntchito ndalama zokwana K210 biliyoni Lachisanu sabata yatha koma otsutsa ndi akatswiri ati kusowa kwa ndondomeko yeniyeni ya…

Chisiki: Mchezo wa amayi

Pamoyo wathu pali njira zambiri zomwe timalumikizirana pophunzitsana, kugawana nzeru ndi kuunikirana. Umu ndimo moyo ulili. Ngakhale izi zili choncho, ambiri amaona ngati okhala nawo pafupi ndiwo angakhale abwenzi awo, koma maganizo oterewa akutsutsidwa ndi mchezo wa amayi womwe amautcha chisiki. Ndidacheza ndi Miriam Chikondano, yemwe akulongosola za chisiki motere: Moni mayi ndipo ndikudziweni. Zikomo,…

MCP yakhumudwa ndi kasankhidwe ka nduna

Chipani chachikulu chotsutsa boma cha Malawi Congress (MCP) chaonetsa kusakondwa ndi mmene boma lasankhira nduna zake patatha sabata zinayi chisinthireni boma. Mneneri wa chipanichi, Jessie Kabwila, wati nduna zambiri zachokera m’chigawo cha kummwera komanso chiwerengero cha amayi omwe apatsidwa maunduna ndi chochepa. Poyankhula ndi Tamvani m’sabatayi, Kabwira adati n’zomvetsa chisoni kuti pomwe boma langochoka kumene…

A Malawian woman, Jean Mathanga, has broken the record by becoming the first-ever woman to lead District 412 of the Lions Club. Mathanga was elected governor of the district, which comprises Malawi, Mozambique, Botswana and Zimbabwe, at a convention in Harare last month. Capital City Lions club chairperson Chisomo Gunda confirmed Mathanga’s attainment of office.…

Egypt donates to Health Ministry

Health service delivery in the country is expected to improve following a donation of medical equipment from Egypt, Principal Secretary for Ministry of Health Chris Kang’ombe has said. Kang’ombe said this in Lilongwe when he officially received the donation from the Egyptian Ambassador. “The donation is a boost to Malawi’s health system because our hospitals…

Zipani zigonjera chiletso cha Escom

Zipani za ndale m’dziko muno zagwirizana ndi chiletso cha bungwe loyendetsa ntchito za magetsi m’dziko muno la Escom choti zipani zandale zisamapachike mbendera zawo pazipangizo zake monga mapolo a magetsi. Mneneri wa chipani cha MCP Jessie Kabwila wati bungwe la Escom ndi lolandiridwa paganizo lakeli, koma wapempha kuti bungweli litsate njira zabwino pochotsa mbenderazo kuopa…

Kukokana pa za amayi ovina

Zusamvana komwe kudabuka pa zakayendetsedwe ka bungwe la Asilamu la Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM) kwayamba kufalikira m’maboma ambiri tsopano. Magulu a anthu osiyanasiyana omwe akumadzitcha kuti ndi ‘Asilamu okhudzidwa’ ayamba kulankhulapo pankhani yofuna kuchotsa wapampando wa bungweli, Idrisa Muhammad, yemwe akuti akuphwanya ngodya za chiphunzitso cha chipembedzochi. Koma Muhammad watsutsa za nkhaniyi ndipo wati…

Government bemoans slow development in health sector

Minister of Finance Maxwell Mkwezalamba has said there is slow development in the health sector despite economic growth most African countries are experiencing. Mkwezalamba said this in Lilongwe on Wednesday during the opening of a three-day meeting of government and private sector officials from African countries organised by the African Development Bank (AfDB). The meeting…

Aphunzitsi akumidzi ayembekezere zokoma boma litakwenza ndalama yomwe limawapatsa powalimbikitsa kugwira ntchito kumidzi kuchoka pa K5 000 kufika pa K10 000 pamwezi. Mkulu wa bungwe la aphunzitsi la Teachers Union of Malawi (TUM), Chauluka Muwake, watsimikiza kuti ndalama yachilimbikitsoyi idakwera kuyambira mwezi wa January chaka chino ndipo aphunzitsi oyenera adayamba kale kulandira. Muwake wati kukwera…

Mabungwe omwe si aboma ati zotsatira za kafukufuku wa kubedwa kwa ndalama za boma (cashgate) kulikulu la dziko lino zomwe boma latulutsa sabata ino zangokanda pamwamba pa nkhani zikuluzikulu zomwe Amalawi amayembekezera. Mabungwewa ati imodzi mwa nkhani zikuluzikulu zomwe zotsatira za kafukufukuyu sizidachite bwino ndi kubisa maina a anthu komanso makampani omwe akukhudzidwa ndi nkhaniyi.…

Malawian youth have hope in AU, NBCC-I deal

Minister of Education, Science and Technology Luscious Kanyumba has said the memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the African Union (AU) and the National Board for Certified Councillors– International (NBCC-I) will help spur youth development in the country. Kanyumba was speaking during the signing ceremony of the MoU at the AU- Southern Africa Regional Office (AU-Saro)…

Norway committed to making Malawi green

Norwegian Ambassador Asbjorn Eidhammer says his government values the replacement of natural vegetation, especially trees which have been cut down over the decades. Eidhammer said this on Monday at Kawere Primary School in Mponela, Dowa, when he opened a tree-planting season for National Smallholder Farmers Association of Malawi (Nasfam) . “Nasfam shares the same interests with us…

Kusakaza kudaimitsa zinthu

Bungwe loyang’anira zaufulu wa anthu la Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC) lati kusokonekera kwa kayendetsedwe ka chuma cha boma kudapangitsa kuti chitetezo chilowe pansi m’dziko muno. Mkulu wa bungweli, Sophie Kalinde, wati kusokonekeraku kudadzetsa umphawi kwa anthu ambiri zomwe zidapangitsa kuti mchitidwe wa umbava ndi umbanda ukule ndipo apolisi ntchito iwachulukire. Iye wati chifukwa chotaya…

‘Cashgate’ isokoneza khisimisi kwa a m’boma

Anthu ambiri ogwira ntchito m’boma ali pachiwopsezo chakuti Khisimisi ya chaka chino saiwona bwino chifukwa chosowa ndalama anthu ena ogwira ntchito m’boma ataba ndalama zankhaninkhani. Mpaka pano nthambi zina za boma, monga kuunduna wa zamaphunziro, sadalandirebe ndalama za November ndipo pali chikayiko kuti pofika tsiku la Khisimisi m’masiku anayi akudzawa akhala atalandira ndalama zawo. Bungwe…

Kusolola m’boma kudayamba kale

Zayamba kuululika. Kafukukufuku yemwe adapangidwa pakati pa 2009 ndi 2012 waulula kuti boma lotsogozedwa ndi chipani cha DPP, chomwe mtsogoleri wake adali Bingu wa Mutharika, lidasowetsa ndalama zoposa K90 biliyoni m’njira zopanda dongosolo. Kafukufuku wowunika njira yoyendetsera chuma cha boma ya Integrated Financial Management and Information System (Ifmis) yemwe ofesi yolondoloza chuma cha boma ya…

A ku Mozambique akulembetsa  mavoti

Nzika zina za m’dziko la Mozambique  zikulembetsa nawo m’kaundula wa mavoti ku Dedza popofuna kuti zidzavote nawo pa  chisankho cha magawo atatu chomwe chilipo pa 20 May, 2014. Mneneri wa polisi ku Dedza Edward  Kabango wati panopa apolisi anjatapo kale nzika imodzi ya dzikokolo, Edward  Tenganibwino, wa zaka 28, wochokera m’mudzi mwa Golong’ozo yemwe amafuna …

Papsa tonola, kusolola kwaphweka ku Kapitolo

Kwagwa papsa tonola kulikulu la dziko lino (Capital Hill) ku Lilongwe komwe akuluakulu ena ogwira ntchito zowerengera chuma cha boma akuyendera zija amati mbuzi imadya pomwe aimangirira. Sabata yokha ino akuluakulu awiri ogwira ntchito yowerengera ndalama za boma anjatidwa atapezeka ndi ndalama zokwana K10.8 million ndi ndalama zina zakunja zokwana $25,400 (pafupifupi K10 miliyoni) zomwe…