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Southern Bottlers Malawi Limited vehicle hijacked in Ntcheu

Southern Bottlers Malawi Limited vehicle hijacked in Ntcheu

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Robbers Saturday night in Ntcheu hijacked an official car, Toyota Prado registration number BN 1986 belonging to Southern Bottlers Malawi Limited Security Manager. According to Ntcheu Police Deputy Public Relations Officer, Hastings Chigalu, the incident occurred between Senzani and Manjawira Trading Centers in Ntcheu district along Zalewa-Blantyre road. “The driver of the vehicle, Precious Chirwa, [...]

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Kaliati against use of teenagers as dancing queens during bridal showers

Kaliati against use of teenagers as dancing queens during bridal showers

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare Patricia Kaliati has warned against using young girls as dancing queens during bridal showers, stressing such practice fuels immoral behaviour among girls. Bridal shower is a gift-giving party held for a bride-to-be in anticipation of her wedding and also incorporates veterans who advise the bride to be [...]

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Police rescue 86 boys from initiation camps in Mangochi

Police rescue 86 boys from initiation camps in Mangochi

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

  By Andrew Silumbu Police in Mangochi on Wednesday used teargas to rescued 86 boys from traditional initiation camps (Simba) where they were being held three weeks after schools opened on September 8, 2014. Mangochi Police Public Relations Officer, Inspector Rodrick Maida confirmed the raid which he said happened in four villages in the area [...]

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‘Mozambique-Malawi railway line construction abetting spread of HIV’

‘Mozambique-Malawi railway line construction abetting spread of HIV’

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Construction of the Mozambique-Malawi railway line is said to abetting the spread of HIV at Changoima in Chikwawa district, writes Eunice Pilirani Chitika of mana Traditional Authority Chapananga made the remarks Tuesday in Chikwawa during the International Aids Candlelight Memorial. He said most young girls are carried away by easy money from the workers. While appreciating [...]

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Introducing Big Brother Africa Contestant from Malawi, Sipe

Introducing Big Brother Africa Contestant from Malawi, Sipe

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

As Africa and Malawi awaits the launch of 9th Season of the Big Brother Africa dubbed Hotshot on 5th October, Banthu Times brings you information about Malawi contestants. The Bib Brother Hotshot was supposed to start sometime in Septemebr but was postponed due to the fire that razed down the house where the contestant were supposed to [...]

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Malawi Government Pens UN on JB

Malawi Government Pens UN on JB

| September 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

By McMillan Chasunda The Malawi Government through the foreign affairs ministry has written the United Nations (UN) Secretary General complaining why the UN invited former president Dr. Joyce Banda to the sideline activities of the 69th UN general Assembly (UNGA). In the letter, the Malawi government feels betrayed by the UN for allowing the former [...]

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Madam Kagame Shocked with Malawi Politics

Madam Kagame Shocked with Malawi Politics

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Gauthrey Gondola The first lady of Rwanda, Madam Jeannette Kagame has expressed shock and worry over scandalous allegations making way in the Malawi media that she insulted Former President of Malawi Dr. Joyce Banda. To the contrary, Madam Kagame said that she was proud for the recognition of African women of which Joyce Banda [...]

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Chaponda and Kaliati blast embassy staff in America

Chaponda and Kaliati blast embassy staff in America

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

By McMillan Chasunda The Malawi foreign affairs Minister, Hon. George Chaponda and counterpart Hon Patricia Kaliati took time off from their busy schedule accompanying President Arthur Peter Mutharika in New York, to dress down the embassy staff of the Malawi mission to the UN and America  for the functions that former president Dr. Joyce Banda [...]

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APM bitter with Ben Phiri, Callister and others for wrong advice

APM bitter with Ben Phiri, Callister and others for wrong advice

| September 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

By McMillan Chasunda Malawi President Arthur Peter Mutharika yesterday September 26, 2014 summoned Ben Phiri, his special assistant, Hon. Patricia kaliati, Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Peter Mukhitho, Chief of Staff, Calister Mutharika, National Coordinator of Safe Motherhood to his Presidential Suit at Waldorf Astoria New York Hotel where he dressed them [...]

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Mutharika can prove that elections were credible by opening the pandola box

Mutharika can prove that elections were credible by opening the pandola box

| September 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

By Charity Mlumbe People in Malawi have asked President Arthur Peter Mutharika  to put to rest the question of credibility of the 20 May elections once and for all which ushered him to power. This call has come on the background that of late, President Mutharika is trying to seize each and every opportunity to [...]

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