Community hospital mortuary back in operation

  A mortuary at Kabudula Community Hospital in Traditional Authority (T/A) Kabudula in Lilongwe has been fixed, almost three years after it broke down. The development follows intervention by a group of Lilongwe residents calling itself Friends of Kabudula (Fokab) which has lined up a number of activities to change the face of their home.…

Great Angels in door-to-door performances

  The Great Angels Choir has embarked on a door-to-door performance campaign to create hype for the launch of its website on September 29 at Bingu International Convention Centre (Bicc) in Lilongwe. The choir’s events coordinator, Levie Msakambewa, said in an interview, adding that the choir wants to interact with its fans through the 30-minute…

Njengunje pothana ndi matenda a khansa

Muli ntchito yaikulu m’dziko muno kuti odwala matenda a khansa apeze mpumulo. Izi wanena ndi yemwe adapulumuka ku matendawa, Blandina Khondowe. Khondowe adaononga K5 miliyoni kuti apulumuke ndipo adachita kupita m’dziko la India zitakanika kuti athandizidwe m’dziko muno. Malinga ndi mkulu woyang’anira ntchito za umoyo mu unduna wa zaumoyo Charles Mwansambo, zipatala za Kamuzu Central…

Embrace entrepreneurship, NGO tells artisans

  There is Hope Youth Organisation in Dowa has asked the youth to embrace entrepreneurship as a substitute for employment. Speaking during a graduation ceremony of 66 youths trained in various vocational skills at its centre at Dzaleka in Dowa on Friday, There is Hope programmes manager Catherine Chirwa told the graduates not to sit…

Tidasiya kugwira vakabu—apolisi

Apolisi ati adasiya kugwira vakabu khoti litagamula kuti mchitidwewu umaphwanya ufulu wa anthu. Mneneri wa polisi James Kadadzera watsutsa zomwe anthu ena a mu mzinda wa Lilongwe auza Msangulutso kuti apolisi akuwagwirabe vakabu. “Ili ndi bodza lankunkhuniza. Tidasiya kugwira vakavu mogwirizana ndi chigamulo cha khoti lalikulu ku Blantyre choti vakabu ndi kuphwanya ufulu wa anthu,”…

Chiwerengero cha akaidi chakwera

Chiwerengero cha akaidi m’ndende za m’dziko muno chikunka chikwera. Mmodzi wa akulu owona za ndende m’dziko muno, Masauko Wiscot, wati chiwerengero cha akaidi chachoka pa 14 430 chaka chatha n’kufika pa 15 000 chaka chino. Malingana ndi mkuluyu, ndende za m’dziko muno zimayenera kusunga akaidi apakati pa 5 000 ndi 7 000 okha. “Akabwerebwere ndiwo…

First Lady preaches inclusive childcare

The First Lady, Gertrude Mutharika has pleaded with Malawians to sympathise with orphans, and include them when planning for the care of their children. She made the remarks during the launch of the Gertrude Mutharika Build programme at Mnongwa Village in Traditional Authority (T/A) Chadza in Lilongwe on Friday. The programme, which is championed by…

Chikwawa counsellors urged to spread education messages

  Chikwawa District Council has asked communities to incorporate education messages during initiation ceremonies. The district’s social welfare officer Rosemary Mahata said this on Thursday at Bereu in the district where they organised a meeting with traditional counsellors (anankungwi) from various areas within Traditional Authority (T/A) Maseya. She said their findings revealed that girls are…

‘Ulalo adali venda wa masiketi’

Makolo polangiza amati ukadekha, umawona maso a nkhono ndipo mwambi womwewu ansembe amati ukafuna kuvala kolona, ukuyenera kusunga khosi. Miyambiyi siyapafupi kwa anthu ambiri kuyitsata koma umboni wake ulipo wa nkhaninkhani pakuti kwa iwo omwe adadekha n’kusunga makosi, pano amadziwa momwe maso a nkhono alili ndipo kolona ali m’khosi. Apa pali umboni wa Edward Bannet…

Chotsani chiletso chogulitsa chimanga kunja—MCCCI

  Bungwe loona za malonda ndi mafakitale la Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) lapempha boma kuti lichotse chiletso chogulitsa chimanga kunja. Pulezidenti wa bungwelo Karl Chokotho adapereka pempholi Lachinayi potsegulira chionetsero cha malonda ku Gateway Mall mumzinda wa Lilongwe. Iye adati chiletsochi chikupsinja kwambiri alimi ang’onoang’ono chifukwa omwe akukakamizidwa kugulitsa chimanga…

US expert tips Luanar on research findings

A United States of America professor in agricultural, food and resource economics Thomas Jayne has said research institutions such as Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Luanar) hold the key to the development of developing countries. Jayne, who is a Michigan State University Foundation professor, was speaking during a public lecture he held at…

MyBucks buys 50% stake in New Finance Bank

MyBucks, which is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in Germany, has bought 50 percent shares in New Finance Bank (NFB) Malawi, officials from the two companies have confirmed. The deal was unveiled yesterday in Lilongwe at a joint press conference addressed by officials from NFB and MyBucks. This means NFB shareholders and MyBucks, which…

Zili bwino—PAC

Nduna yakale ya zaulimi George Chaponda yamangidwa patatha masiku 43 kuchokera pamene nthumwi kumsonkhano wa Public Affairs Committee (PAC) lidapatsa boma masiku 30 kuti limange ndi kuzenga mlandu ndunayo poyiganizira kuti idachita zachinyengo. Imodzi mwa mfundo zimene nthumwizo zidamanga pamsonkhano umene udachitika mumzinda wa Blantyre pa 7 ndi 8 June, idali yoti Chaponda amangidwe malinga…

Ziphuphu m’kalembera

Pamene kalembera wa unzika za dziko lino ali mkati, zadziwika kuti anthu ena apeza mpata wosolola m’matumba mwa Amalawi omwe akutenga nawo gawo lolembetsa mukalemberayu. Amalawi ena akumafunsidwa kupereka K500 kapena kuposera apo kuti apeze mwai wa fomu yolembapo mbiri yawo. Izi zikumachitika makamaka pamalo akalemberayu pakakhala khwimbi la anthu omwe akumauzidwa kuti mafomu atha…

Agwira othandiza akunja kupeza zitupa zaunzika

Mmiyezi iwiri yokha chiyambireni kalembera wa zitupa za unzika, Amalawi ena ayamba kugwidwa akuthandiza nzika za mayiko ena kupeza zitupazi. Akuluakulu ena ati uku n’kusowa chikondi ndi dziko lawo la Malawi. Nzika zitatu za ku Mozambique zagwidwa kale m’boma la Dedza pomwe zimafuna kulembetsa m’kaundulayu pamalo olembetsera a Umbwi mothandizidwa ndi mayi wa Chimalawi. Mneneri…

Akhazikitsa tindege tothandiza zaumoyo

  Pali chiyembekezo chakuti mavuto omwe amakumana nawo ogwira ntchito m’zipatala za kumidzi ndi anthu okhala m’maderawo achepa ndi makina  a tindege otchedwa drone m’Chingerezi polumikizitsa maderawa ndi zipatala zikuluzikulu. Unduna wa Zaumoyo, nthambi yoyendetsa za maulendo a pa ndenge ndi bungwe loyang’anira za umoyo wa ana la Unicef atsimikiza za ndondomekoyi yomwe ati yayamba…

Otsutsa adzudzula MEC

Bungwe la Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) liyenera kutambasula bwino za pangano lake ndi bungwe limene likupereka zitupa za unzika la National Registration Bureau (NRB) pa zoti lidzagwiritsa ntchito zitupazo pa kalembera wa chisankho cha 2019, watero kadaulo pa ndale Mustafa Hussein. Zipani za ndale, makamaka zotsutsa boma zakhala zikunena kuti chikonzero cha MEC n’kufuna kudzathandiza…

Be part of solution to end child marriages—First Lady

First Lady Madame Gertrude Mutharika has challenged Malawians to be champions in protecting children especially girls who are often subjected to early and forced marriages. She was speaking at Bingu International Convention Centre (BICC) in Lilongwe during the launch of the Integrated Mass Media Campaign on Ending Child Marriages. Mutharika said the campaign dubbed Lekeni…