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MWENYE KIDNAPPING SAGA: Mustak Chotia implicates Mr Dipak Jevant of Sealand Investments

MWENYE KIDNAPPING SAGA: Mustak Chotia implicates Mr Dipak Jevant of Sealand Investments

Mr Mustak Chotia, the mafia who masterminded the kidnapping of Shayona Cement Managing Director has implicated Mr Dipak Jevant, Managing Director of Sealand Investments Limited as the one bankrolled the whole project. The  Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of Malawi Police and National Intelligence Services have tracked down two suspects in the kidnap saga  who were […]

LL MAN ARRESTED OVER FACEBOOK POST

LL MAN ARRESTED OVER FACEBOOK POST

Police in Lilongwe have arrested Ignatius Kamwanje over a Facebook post which he alleged that money was being stolen from customers’ accounts at National Bank of Malawi (NBM) plc. Kamwanje was arrested Wednesday morning following a complaint lodged by NBM plc. Kamwanje wrote unverified stories of his Facebook page claiming that NBM plc employees were […]

CHILIMA TOUGH ON DEADLINE: Karonga to have new Water Supply System

CHILIMA TOUGH ON DEADLINE: Karonga to have new Water Supply System

Vice President Saulos Chilima has told constructors of the Karonga Water Supply and Sanitation project that the May 2022 deadline for the project must be met to ensure that issues of erratic water supply are a thing of the past in the district. The project aims at rehabilitating and upgrading the existing Karonga Town water […]

FORTY THREE UNIMA STUDENTS SOUND SOS

FORTY THREE UNIMA STUDENTS SOUND SOS

By Emmanuel Mwandama, a Contributor About forty three students from the University of Malawi, College of Medicine, risk losing their places at this institution due to lack of  school fees. According to Jeremiah Dambuleni who is one of the forty three, the students were once on a Daeyang University scholarship scheme but along the way the […]

LIMBE LEAF DONATES BOOKS TO LL GIRLS, MWANKHUNDI SCHOOLS

LIMBE LEAF DONATES BOOKS TO LL GIRLS, MWANKHUNDI SCHOOLS

By Mc Donald Chapalapata, a Contributor Limbe Leaf Tobacco Company Limited (Limbe Leaf) has donated books and other learning materials for libraries at Lilongwe Girls Secondary School and Mwankhundi Primary School in Lilongwe rural to improve learning conditions and after school activities. Presenting the donation at Lilongwe Girls Secondary School, Limbe Leaf Corporate Affairs Manager […]

CHILDISH SPIN ON CABINET EXPOSES PR FLAWS AT STATE HOUSE

CHILDISH SPIN ON CABINET EXPOSES PR FLAWS AT STATE HOUSE

This is childish and amateurish! State House communications team has again embarrassed the presidency with some more careless comments on the expected new cabinet by President Lazarus Chakwera. First, without any pressure from anyone, Presidential Press Secretary Brian Banda told the Monday State House weekly briefing two weeks ago that President Chakwera was going to […]

CDEDI DEMANDS PROBE INTO K3.5BN MHC PROJECT SAGA

CDEDI DEMANDS PROBE INTO K3.5BN MHC PROJECT SAGA

Watipaso Mzungu The Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has demanded a probe into the circumstances that led to the construction of 65 dwelling units on privately-owned land at Ngumbe area in Blantyre. The State-funded Malawi Housing Corporation (MHC), using a bank loan amounting to MK3.5 billion, constructed houses on a land that […]

CDEDI gives Tonse govt 7 days to scrape off punitive taxes on essential goods and services or face nationwide protests

CDEDI gives Tonse govt 7 days to scrape off punitive taxes on essential goods and services or face nationwide protests

By Watipaso Mzungu The Centre for Democracy and Economic Development Initiatives (CDEDI) has given the Tonse Alliance-led government seven days to remove “punitive taxes” on essential goods and services or face nationwide protests. Addressing journalists in Lilongwe today, CDEDI executive director Sylvester Namiwa said they were concerned with neglect of duty by the Tonse Alliance […]

NBS BANK DECLARES K7BILLION PROFIT

NBS BANK DECLARES K7BILLION PROFIT

NBS Bank plc has reported a strong financial performance in the year 2020 with profit after tax rising by 58% to K7 billion from K4.46 billion reported in 2019. A statement signed by the Bank’s Chairman Vizenge Kumwenda, Director Matthews Mtumbuka, Chief Executive Officer Kwanele Ngwenya and Chief Finance Officer Vera Zulu said faced with the significant impact of Covid-19 on economic […]

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