Category: National News

Inflation soars to 10.9%

Malawi’s year-on-year headline inflation for February quickened by 0.6 percentage points to settle at 10.9 percent from 10.3 percent in January, the National Statistical…
Atupele faces arrest

Reports say police are planning to arrest Machinga East MP Atupele Muluzi following the burning down of a police unit, a vehicle and a…

Four days after the highly-controversial PAC conference, Malawi Government has stepped up security in the country’s major cities, with armed riot police officers seen…

An IMF team arrived in Malawi over the weekend to review recent economic developments and assess the mid-term economic outlook.
Kapito arrested

Police in Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe on Saturday arrested a fierce critic of President Bingu wa Mutharika, human rights activist John Kapito, hours before he…
Dialogue off rails

Spokesperson for civil society organisations (CSOs) in the dialogue with government, Voice Mhone, said on Friday the group will meet and map the way…