Chipwirikiti ku Malawi

Kuphwanya ndi kusalemekeza malamulo kwayala nthenje m’dziko muno. Anthu akungopha ngati akupha nkhuku, kugwiririra, kuononga ngakhalenso kuyatsa katundu. Sabata yatha, anthu awiri adakhapidwa ndi kuphedwa ku Neno powaganizira kuti ndi mfiti ndipo sipanathe nthawi pomwe anthu enanso adaphedwa kwa Chitukula ku Lilongwe pamkangano wa malo. Izi zili apo, Akhristu ndi Asilamu adalikitana ku Balaka pomwe…

Ayesa zida za Ebola

Patangodutsa sabata zitatu munthu wina wa m’boma la Karonga ataganiziridwa kuti ali ndi Ebola, aboma ayamba kuyesa zida zothandiza odwala matendawa. Munthuyu adamwalira patangodutsa masiku ochepa chimugonekereni pa chipatala cha Karonga. Achipatala adatsimikiza kuti ngakhale amaonetsa zizindikiro za Ebola adamwalira ndi nthenda ina osati Ebola. Koma madzulo a Lachiwiri a za umoyo kuchokera ku Lilongwe…

Adzudzula MEC

Katswiri wa ndale wa sukulu yaukachenjede ya University of Livingstonia (Unilia), George Phiri, wati bungwe la MEC lidalakwa kuimitsa chisankho cha mphungu wa Nyumba ya Malamulo wa kummwera kwa boma la Lilongwe. Chisankhochi chimayembekezereka kuchitika Lachiwiri pa November 5, koma bungwe la Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) lidachiimitsa kaamba ka ziwawa zomwe zimachitika m’derali. Poimitsa zisankhozo…

Kutentha koonjeza kuzinga maiko

A nthambi yoona za nyengo m’dziko muno auza Amalawi kuti alimbe mtima chifukwa nyengo yotentha yomwe yakhala m’dziko muno kwa sabata ziwiri zapitazi, kupitirira kwa sabata zikubwerazi. Kuchokera sabata yatha, dziko lino lakhala likutentha ngati ng’anjo ya moto moti madera a kunsi kwa chigwa cha mtsinje wa Shire kutenthaku kumafika pa 450C pomwe madera ena…

Body motivates girls in sciences

National Commission for Science and Technology (NCST) has asked girls in secondary schools to take up science subjects. Speaking during a motivational talk to learners at Katoto Secondary School in Mzuzu on Wednesday, NCST chief documentation and information services officer Hambani Gausi said the country is making strides in producing scientists although there are disparities…

4 dead, 21 houses torched in Nkhata Bay

Four people have died and 21 houses torched in Tuesday’s fracas between two villages along the Mzuzu-Nkhata Bay Road in Nkhata Bay. Nkhata Bay District Health Office spokesperson Christopher Singini, in an interview last evening, said one victim was brought to the hospital already dead another died while receiving medical attention. He also said a…

Apolisi amanga mayi wa mwana womwa kachasu

Apolisi ku Chirimba mu mzinda wa Blantyre akwizinga mayi wa mwana ndi anzake awiri powaganizira kuti amalekerera ndi kuyamikira mwana wa zaka zinayi akugwetsa matoti a kachasu. Amayiwa adawamanga potsatira kanema yemwe amazungulira pa masamba a mchezo a Facebook ndi WhatsApp yoonetsa mwanayu akupapira kachasuyo. M’malo momuletsa, amayiwa akuwaganizira kuti amamuchemerera mwanayo kwinaku akumufunsa mafunso…

Ndidakamira kufunda nawo ambulera’

 Padali pa 5 February 2014, kunja kuli mvula yamphamvu ya mabingu pomwe Devlin Nazombe kapena kuti ‘Mmisiri Wopanda Zida’ yemwe amagwira ntchito ngati muulutsi kunyumba youlutsa mawu ya Angaliba komanso amaongolera zochitika monga zikwati ndi zina adakumana ndi mkazi wake Gloria Muhiwa. Ndipo Nazombe yemwe tsiku lina adaona koyamba Gloria atafunda ambulera kuphelera mvulayo. Apatu…

Mzimba children want an end to child marriages

Children from Mzimba South have asked authorities in the district to end child marriages, teen pregnancies, rape and defilement which they described as leading causes of school drop-outs. The call came at the end of the First Children’s Parliament held in the district on Friday. Speaker of the First Children’s Parliament Rachel Ngulube said harmful…

Azula mitanda kumanda

Bambo wina wa m’mudzi mwa Mikayeli, kwa Mfumu Zulu, m’boma la Mchinji walaula dziko atakazula mitanda pa mitumbira isanu chifukwa abale a malemu sadamalize kupereka ngongole ya mabokosi omwe adatenga kwa mkuluyo. Mneneri wa apolisi m’bomalo Kaitano Lubrino watsimikiza za nkhaniyo ndipo wati apolisiwa adamanga Robert Phiri wa zaka 21 pamlandu wopezeka kumanda ndi kusakaza…

Imfa ya Chikulamayembe yautsa mapiri pachigwa

Mkangano wabuka m’banja la a Gondwe pa za munthu yemwe akuyenera kulowa ufumu wa Chikulamayembe. Mpungwepungwewu wayamba potsatira imfa ya Walter Gondwe, yemwe adali mfumu Chikulamayembe. Mfumu Chikulamayembe idamwalira pa November 29 2018. Isadamwalire idasankhiratu mwana wake, Mtima Gondwe, kuti ndiye adzalowe ufumu wake ndipo mafumu ena adavomera n’kusainira panganoli ndi Chikulamayembe asadatsikire kulichete. Koma…

Voting faces hitches in  Mzimba, Mzuzu City

  Presiding officers in Mzimba and Mzuzu City struggled to with the electronic voting system, leading to delays in transmitting election results of the May 21 Tripartite Elections. By 5:30pm yesterday, most centres had not done half of the results transmission due to irregularities arising from the presiding officers handling of paperwork. Mzimba district commissioner…

MEC reminds voters of polling procedure

With only a day to go before the tripartite elections, the Malawi Elections Commission (MEC) has reminded all registered voters on the polling procedure. About 6.9 million Malawians registered to cast their votes to choose councillors, members of Parliament and a president. MEC’s director of media and public relations Sangwani Mwafulirwa said in an interview…

United Civil Servants Sacco posts K285m surplus

United Civil Servants Sacco, the largest savings and credit cooperative (Sacco) in the country, has reported a K284.6 million surplus in the year ended December 2018. This represents a 54.5 percent jump from the previous year’s K184.2 million, according to audited financial results presented at the Sacco’s 24th Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Mzuzu on…

Women embrace climate smart agriculture

Women from Ntchenachena and Chiweta in Rumphi have embraced climate smart agriculture to increase their yields.   Mphizi Women Club chairperson Maggie Gondwe has since asked Civil Society Network On Climate Change (Cisonecc) for more support because the varieties are on high demand in the area. “We have a huge seed market here because most…

Tobacco rejection rate hits 40 percent

The Mzuzu Auction Floors opened yesterday with a 39.2 percent rejection rate, a development that has prompted growers to ask government to intervene. At 39.2 percent, the rejection rate is 19 percent higher than the acceptable rate of 20 percent and below. The growers have also lamented poor prices offered under the auction market. A…

50:50 Campaigner reduced to logistics body

The 50:50 Campaign Management Agency says its work has been reduced to handling  logistics and administration for female aspirants. The agency’s team leader Viwemi Chavula said this in Mzuzu on Friday during a meeting with some members of Association for Women in Media (Awome) from the Northern Region. He said in the last two months,…

More firms seek MBS certification

Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) says many companies are now seeking standardisation and quality assurance from the institution. MBS director general Symon Mandala said this in Mzuzu on Friday during a certification awards presentation. He said the number of firms seeking services of MBS have jumped from 645 in December last year to 701 this…