Gomani V takes his Queen

Inkosi Gomani V of the Maseko Ngoni wedded his long-time fiancee Rishaladza Mathebula from South Africa yesterday at Ntcheu CCAP church followed by a colourful ceremony at Nkolimbo Village ground in the district. Officiation of the marriage, which was led by Blantyre Synod moderator Rev Masauko Mbolembole, involved several CCAP clergy from far and wide.…

Royal wedding lights up Ntcheu

Ntcheu Inkosi ya Makosi Gomani V and South African Inkosikati Rishaladza Khanyisa Mathebula will exchange marriage vows this morning, crowning a historic double celebration weekend for Ngonis in Malawi and in neighbouring countries. The Royal wedding is scheduled to take place at Ntcheu Church of Central Africa Presbytery (CCAP) congregation at 8am, to be followed…

Amalawi aona sabata yakuda

Pomwe Amalawi akuyembekeza zotsatira za mlandu wa chisankho, sabata ikuthayi kwakhala kuli mpungwepungwe ku Malawi. Kwa Msundwe ku Lilongwe kudali nkhondo yoopsa pakati pa apolisi ndi anthu mpaka wapolisi mmodzi Usumani Imedi adaphedwa ndi miyala. Anthuwo amachita zionetsero zokwiya kuti mtsogoleri wa dziko lino Peter Mutharika amachititsa msonkhano ku Lilongweko atatsegulira ndondomeko yomanga sukulu zasekondale…

Mwapasa autsa mapiri

Pamene pali kusamvana pakati pa aphungu a Nyumba ya Malamulo pa zovomereza Duncan Mwapasa kukhala mkulu wa apolisi m’dziko muno, akadaulo ena akuti chikhulupiiro cha Amalawi pa apolisi chidazilala. Lachiwiri, phungu wadera la Lilongwe Mpenu Eissenhower Mkaka adatenga chiletso kuti aphungu asakambirane kaye nkhaniyo kufikira bwalolo litagamula ngati n’koyenera kuti aphungu avomereze Mwapasa. Padakalipano Mwapasa…

Dziko layaka moto, Bushiri wachenjeza

Mneneri wa mpingo wa Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) Shepherd Bushiri wachenjeza atsogoleri andale kuti mpungwepungwe womwe uli m’dziko muno utha kudzetsa mavuto a akulu. Bushiri, yemwe amakhala ku South Africa, wapempha atsogoleriwo kuti akonzekeretse anthu awo kudzavomera zotsatira za mlandu wa chisankho cha mtsogoleri wa dziko lino womwe uli ku khoti. Zipani za Malawi Congress…

Malawi ikuswapangano la UN

Malawi ikuswa pangano la zaumoyo la bungwe la United Nations (UN) lomwe idasaina ku Abuja m’dziko la Nigeria. Akatswiriwa akuti izi zichititsa kuti mavuto azaumoyo omwe ali m’dziko muno azingopitirira. Kudzera mu mgwirizana wa Abuja, atsogoleri a maiko adalonjeza kuti azipereka K15 pa K100 iliyonse yomwe ili mu bajeti ku ntchito zaumoyo. Cholinga cha mgwirizanowo…

Chimanga cha k1bn chaola ku admarc

Komiti ya za malimidwe ku Nyumba ya Malamulo yatulukira kuti chimanga cha ndalama zokwana K1 billion chaola mu nkhokwe za Admarc. Koma mkulu wa Admarc, Margaret Roka Mauwa, wakana kuthirirapo ndemanga pa lipotilo kaamba koti sadalilandire. Popereka lipoti lake ku nyumbayo, komitiyo yati ngakhale izi zili choncho,  Admarc ikugulitsabe kwa anthu chimangacho. “Komiti yathu yapeza…

Mutharika afika mawa

Mtsogoleri wa dziko lino, Peter Mutharika, afika m’dziko muno mawa kuchokera ku America komwe adakakhala nawo pa msonkhano wa bungwe la maiko onse la United Nations. Katswiri wa za ndale, George Phiri, wati Mutharika wachita bwino kubwera kuti adzakonze mavuto omwe agwa m’dziko muno ali kunja. Phiri amanena za zipolowe zomwe zidachitika pakati pa ochita…

Expectant mothers shun Nsiyaludzu Health Centre

Expectant mothers around Nsiyaludzu Health Centre in Ntcheu are opting to deliver at home or walk long distances to Ntcheu District Hospital to deliver in a better environment. The development comes as a reaction to numerous problems that the health centre is facing, which women see as hazards to their newborns. The facility’s in-charge Douglas…

Chipwirikiti pa Malawi

Zomwe zikuchitika m’dziko la Malawi zaimitsa mitu ya anthu kuphatikizapo akadaulo pa nkhani zosiyanasiyana. M’sabata yomwe ikuthayi, zionetsero zomwe zidaima kwa masiku 14 zidayambiranso Lachitatu ndipo tsiku lomwelo, mtsogoleri wa dziko lino Peter Mutharika yemwe akuyenera kumva nkhawa za Amalawi ochita zionetserozo adanyamuka ulendo wa ku msonkhano waukulu wa mgwirizano wa maiko ku America. Kuchokera…

HRDC ikufunabe zionetsero m’zipata

Gulu lomwe likutsogolera zionetsero zofuna kuchotsa wapampando wa bungwe la Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Jane Ansah la Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) laimitsa zionetsero kuti lipeze njira yochotsera chiletso chotseka mabwalo a ndenge ndi zipata za dziko lino. Bungwe loona za misonkho la Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) adakamang’ala kuti zionetsero zisachitike kumalowo chifukwa zisokoneza ndalama…

Chefo grooms chiefs to end GBV among Chewas

The Chewa Heritage Foundation (Chefo) is conducting a gender-based violence (GBV) training for its chiefs to ensure violence-free Chewa communities. The three-day training is taking place in Mponela, Dowa with sponsorship from Engender Health, a non-governmental organisation that promotes rights of women and girls as well as implement programmes that empower them economically through skills…

Area 49-Parliament Road deadline extended

Road users will have to wait up to February 2020 to start using the Area 49-Area 18-Parliament Road whose dual carriage was scheduled for completion last October while its interchange was  planned for completion this November. Currently, the contractor has only completed 3.2 kilometres (km) on the Area 49 to Area 18 section and 1.2km…

World Vision winds up programmes in T/A Nthondo

World Vision Malawi (WVM) is finally handing over development projects it has been implementing for the past 24 years in Traditional Authority (T/A) Nthondo in Ntchisi District. The organisation’s development facilitator Steve Macheso last week described the projects’ implementation as a success and that WVM is leaving the communities with knowledge on various skills they…

Malawi youths want safe abortion

The National Youth Network General Meeting held in Mponela in Dowa has resolved to lobby for the legalization of safe abortion. Chairperson-elect of the network, Chikondi Njaya said the youths have agreed to first present the idea at the International Conference on Population and Development slated for November in Kenya. “The problem is that we…

Unicef asks House to consider four statutes

The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) has outlined four legislations it calls ‘critical’ for newly elected Members of Parliament (MPs) to consider when they meet for the 2019/20 Budget Session. Addressing the MPs after a week’s parliamentary committees’ orientation in Lilongwe on Thursday, Unicef Deputy Country Representative Dr Tedla Damte said MPs should seriously act…

Mwapasa achoke—HRDC

Zipani za Malawi Congress Party (MCP) ndi UTM Party zati ziunika mwakuya ganizo la mgwirizano wa mabungwe omenyera ufulu wa anthu la Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) lomema aphungu kuti akakane Duncan Mwapasa kukhala mkulu wa apolisi. Mtsogoleri wa dziko lino Peter Mutharika adasankha Mwapasa ngati ogwirizira mpandowo potsatira kupuma kwa yemwe adali paudindowo Rodney…

Zionetsero zaima

Anthu zikwizikwi adabwerera manja ali m’khosi kuchoka m’malo a zionetsero Lachitatu pa 28 August 2019 atauzidwa kuti zionetserozo zalephereka kaamba ka chiletso cha khoti la Supreme mumzinda wa Blantyre. Izi ndi zionetsero zomwe a Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) adakonza kukachitira m’mabwalo a ndege komanso m’zipata zonse za dziko lino kwa masiku atatu kuyambira Lachitatu…