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Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:24:40 GMT
UN Clarifies On Funding to Civil Society for Elections
[Nyasa Times] The United Nations (UN) offices in Lilongwe have swiftly reacted to reports that some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) accredited by the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to conduct voter and civic education for next year's elections ...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:22:39 GMT
Thousands Pay Last Respects to Army Chief Chinjala
[Nyasa Times] Thousands of Malawians on Tuesday gathered in Area 47, Lilongwe to pay last respects to one of Malawi's most decorated millitary official, Brigadier General Chinjala Rtd who passed away in the early hours of Monday at Kamuzu Barracks ho...

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:22:00 GMT
Former Opposition Leader Tembo's Family Refutes Death Rumors
[Nyasa Times] The family of former opposition leader and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president, John Zenasi Ungapake (JZU)Tembo has refuted rumors circulation on social media that JZU is dead.

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:18:50 GMT
Financing for Salima-Lilongwe Water Project Not Ready, Says Malawi Finance Minister
[Nyasa Times] Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has responded to calls from opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and Budget and Finance Committee in Parliament on why the Salima-Lilongwe water project has no fund...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:10:25 GMT
Bushiri Is Up for Something Bigger - the World Must Watch Out!
[Nyasa Times] He carries a crazy face and a funny hairstyle; on Twitter, he sounds messy, crude and unthinking. But be advised: Donald J Trump is not any close to such lunatic descriptions.

Malawi Maravi Post

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:42:45 +0000
Astrology and Horoscope Daily Forecast for 22nd April 2016
Daily Forecast for 22nd April 2016By: Manisha Koushik Aries: There is really no point in projecting yourself more than what you really are on the professional or academic front, because it will not get you any brownie points. The need of the hour i...

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 12:10:33 +0000
Global Bottom-Up by 2030?
Written By: Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir There is a common denominator among successful human development projects, be they in the field of education, health, economic growth, cultural preservation or the environment, namely that the project beneficiaries the...

Fri, 22 Apr 2016 11:59:32 +0000
Malawi legume farmers laud Peacock for drought tolerant and bumper harvest hybrid seeds
Written By: Lloyd M’bwana   The country’s legume farmers have commended the private owned seed breeder, Peacock Enterprise Limited for providing hybrid variety seeds including beans, cow and pigeon peas, and groundnuts which are proved to be dro...

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 18:07:58 +0000
How the online trading of light weapons in North Africa highlights the terrorist threat to civil aviation
By Alex Falconer – Analyst at PGI Intelligence Last week, the Small Arms Survey and Armament Research Services (ARES) released a new study of online weapons trafficking in Libya. The results show how social media is mobilising the trade of black ma...

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 17:34:59 +0000
Legal scholar silences Prophet Bushiri critics: Malawi intellectual debate
Malawi intellectual debate, a forum on the social media founded by patriot Lyson Sibande to encourage intellectual debate on topical issues affecting Malawians organized a seemingly hot debate entitled: “Is the criticism and hatred towards Bushiri ...

Malawi Times

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:37:19 +0000
DPP convention heats up
The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) elective convection scheduled for July 1 to 3 at Comesa Hall in Blantyre will see the party’s heavyweights competing with each other in various positions, The Daily Times has established. Among other notable f...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:32:16 +0000
CSOs, Lazarus Chakwera meet over anti-government petition
Civil society organisations (CSOs) that led the April 27 anti-government demonstrations yesterday met Leader of the Opposition in Parliament, Lazarus Chakwera, to express their dismay at government’s apparent failure to address concerns raised in t...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:28:22 +0000
Access to formal financial services up
Households’ access to formal financial services has jumped by 12 percentage points from 17 percent in 2013 to 29 percent in 2018, results of the latest Financial Literacy and Capability Survey have shown. The survey results come at a time informal ...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:25:46 +0000
Albert Mpinganjira Unaware of new Wanderers’ role
Be Forward Wanderers Reserve Coach, Albert ‘Kika’ Mpinganjira, has said he is unaware of his promotion to the senior side where he was expected to deputise his elder brother, Bob. The development comes when Wanderers have crashed out of the Airte...

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:25:40 +0000
No room for compromise in healthcare system
Reports that over half of the healthcare facilities in the country do not take issues of water, sanitation and hygiene seriously are disheartening. Disheartening because, in the first place, healthcare facilities are synonymous with hope. People batt...

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