Lilongwe Council demolishes warehouse built on Livimbo School land | Malawi 24

Lilongwe Council demolishes warehouse built on Livimbo School land | Malawi 24

The Lilongwe City Council has today demolished a warehouse which was built on land belonging to Livimbo Community Day Secondary School. The demolished warehouse According to the council, it did not authorize construction of the building owned by Indian businessman Nurmahomed Ahmed. Indian and Chinese businesspersons who store their goods in the warehouse were given […]

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Court hears testimony in wildlife crime case involving Chinese national | Malawi 24

Court hears testimony in wildlife crime case involving Chinese national | Malawi 24

The Magistrate Court in Lilongwe has started hearing the case involving a Chinese national who is answering charges of possessing ivory pieces worth over K41 million. Yun Hua Lin, who was one of Malawi’s most wanted wildlife traffickers was arrested in August this year and is answering charges of money laundering and illegal possession of […]

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HRDC pushes for statute of Chakufwa Chihana | Malawi 24

HRDC pushes for statute of Chakufwa Chihana | Malawi 24

The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) says late pro-democracy activist Chakufwa Chihana should be honoured with a statue. Chihana Speaking at a citizen’s rally the organization held at Rumphi Boma on Friday, Mtambo said Chihana should be honored for his bravery in fighting against the dictator, late Kamuzu Banda who ruled Malawi for 31 years. […]

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Oxfam to donate treadle pumps to Phalombe farmers | Malawi 24

Oxfam to donate treadle pumps to Phalombe farmers | Malawi 24

Farmers who are cultivating in gardens around irrigation schemes which were established as a response to cyclone Idai in Phalombe can now smile as Oxfam says IT will provide treadle pumps for easy supply of water. One of the gardens in Phalombe This development comes just weeks after the beneficiaries of Makande and Ulesi Siupindula […]

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Fire destroys hostel at Malawi Polytechnic | Malawi 24

Malawi Polytechnic seeks K146m to reopen | Malawi 24

The Malawi Polytechnic says it needs K146 million to reopen the institution and complete the second semester following fire that gutted down one of the hostels at the college. The fire incident which occurred on November 26, 2019 destroyed the top floor of Nyika Hostel which accommodates 268 students and resulted into temporary closure of […]

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Chimulirenji says Malawians should refrain from petty jealousy | Malawi 24

Chimulirenji says Malawians should refrain from petty jealousy | Malawi 24

Vice President Everton Chimulirenji has asked people in the country to cultivate unity of purpose for the country to attain meaningful and sustainable development. Chimulirenji was speaking on Thursday when he addressed a development rally at Mwanza community centre ground. Chimulirenji at a rally in Mwanza He said government, on its part, would remain committed […]

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Malawian Airlines workers to begin strike on Monday | Malawi 24

Malawian Airlines workers to begin strike on Monday | Malawi 24

Malawian Airline workers will start striking on Monday to force the airline to increase their salaries. Earlier, the airline obtained an injunction at Industrial Relations Court in Lilongwe stopping the strike but the court order has since been vacated by a lawyer for the workers. According to the workers, the decision to hold the industrial […]

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