‘SADC should work for people’ – JB

By Banthu Times 18/08/2013 The new SADC Chairperson Malawi President Dr Joyce Banda has vowed to make SADC work for the people saying the region is embroiled in many socio-economic ills and yet the r...

Anti-Tobacco lobby irks SADC Chair

By Banthu Times The new SADC Chairperson Malawi President Dr Joyce Banda has quashed the global advocacy campaigns against Tobacco growing saying they threaten farmers’ability to earn a living. “Toba...

African heads of states jet in

By Banthu Times Reporter 16/08/2013 All but one heads of state in the 14-member strong Sadc region have jetted into the country ahead of their summit in the Capital City, Lilongwe tomorrow. Kamuzu In...

SADC Gender protocol now in full force

By Banthu Times 16/08/2013 The Gender Unit of the SADC says the bloc’s Protocol on Gender and Women’s Empowerment is now full force following the ratification of a majority of member states. Malawi i...