Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:44:10 GMT
VP Chilima Throws Out Officials for Late Coming At Reforms Meeting
[Nyasa Times] Some heads of parastatals and senior officials who reported late for the Public Sector Reforms meeting, which State Vice President Saulos Chilima is overseeing in his capacity as Minister for Economic Planning and Development and Public...

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:38:55 GMT
Former Elections Chief Ansah Cleared to Travel
[Nyasa Times] Department of Immigration in Mchinji says ormer Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chairperson Jane Ansah has now been cleared to leave the country for Zambia, from where she is supposed to connect to United Kingdom (UK).

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 11:40:21 GMT
Chakwera Vows to Reduce Presidential Powers, Declare Assets Yearly
[Nyasa Times] New era indeed! President Lazarus Chakwera has said he will be submitting himself to "constitutional processes" including attending the presidential question time in parliament, setting the tone of new way of doing things in the next fi...

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 09:57:15 GMT
Time to Clear the Rubble - Chakwera
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -- Malawi's State President, Dr Lazarus Chakwera says it is time to clear all the rubbles that Malawi has been engulfed in for almost 26 years straight.

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:53:00 GMT
Chilima Challenges Parastatals to Adopt Reforms to Spur Malawi Economic Growth
[Nyasa Times] Vice-President Saulos Chilima has challenged parastatals to adopt the public sector reforms to spur national economic growth.

Malawi Times

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:30:16 +0000
Cabinet a mixed bag—commentator
President Lazarus Chakwera Wednesday completed the appointment of a 31-member Cabinet that has seen experienced politicians, Members of Parliament (MPs), youths, a broadcaster and private-sector players being given opportunities to lead various portf...

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:25:42 +0000
Court moves on Msundwe sexual assault
A case in which police officers are alleged to have sexually assaulted 18 women and girls at Mpingu, M’bwatalika and Msundwe in Lilongwe rural on October 8 last year is set to proceed for hearing on July 30 and 31 after the Women Lawyers Associatio...

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:20:06 +0000
Malawi GDP to rebound strongly in 2021—AfDB
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said it expects the local economy to bounce back strongly next years after weathering the storm of Covid-19 this year. In its 2020 Africa Economic Outlook released on Tuesday, the bank has projected that in the...

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:12:02 +0000
South Africa-based Flames stars return to training
South Africa-based Malawi national football team stars have finally returned to training after over three months of training from home. Football and other sports activities were suspended in the Rainbow Nation because of the Covid-19 pandemic. A fort...

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 09:05:09 +0000
Visual artist Chrisford Chayera appeals for support
By Franco Mwachande, Contributor: Lilongwe-based visual artist and former Visual Arts Association of Malawi (Vaam) President Chrisford Chayera has called for support to the creative industry which has been heavily affected by Covid-19 pandemic. Chaye...