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Chilima Declares to be new Muwalo

Chilima Declares to be new Muwalo

| October 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

By McArthur Chaponda The country’s vice President Rt. Hon Saulos Klaus Chilima has declared that he will be the next president of Malawi which led to him and few others within the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) politburo to be fired and left on the sidelines. Chilima declared his ambitions in a secret meeting held at [...]

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KK Teachers march over delayed payment of MEC allowances

KK Teachers march over delayed payment of MEC allowances

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Anastazio Mpumulo Teachers and some civil servants from various Government departments marched to the office of Nkhotakota District Commissioner (DC), demanding their allowances from Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) for the services they rendered during the polling day of 20 May, 2014. Speaking on behalf of fellow teachers, Ted Chiwaula said they have decided to [...]

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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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FND demands release of cashgate names: full statement

FND demands release of cashgate names: full statement

| October 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

“As promised, release the official names in Cashgate report”  Forum for National Development (FND) has learnt with sadness that the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Government has decided to negate its campaign promise of releasing the names of people involved in Cashgate and instead opting to play hide and seek on the same and how the [...]

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First Cashgate Convict linked to DPP Government

First Cashgate Convict linked to DPP Government

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

By Gouthrey Gondola The Former Principle Secretary in the Ministry of Toursim, Treza Namathanga Senzani, has become the first person to be convicted and sentenced of plunder and theft of public resources otherwise known as cashgate. Ironically, Senzani Namathanga is a sister of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Member of Parliament of Phalombe South Anna Andrew [...]

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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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Government planning JB arrest on treason charges, in bid to stop Federalism Movement

Government planning JB arrest on treason charges, in bid to stop Federalism Movement

| October 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

By McMillan Chasunda   Reliable sources within the DPP have confided to Banthu Times that President Arthur Peter Mutharika has been agitating for arrest of Joyce Banda as a tit for tat for his arrest in 2013. The president has been pressuring the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB), and the Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) to come [...]

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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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