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Solved—why do boys and girls go astray?

Often times we hear heart breaking stories of boys and girls, teenage marriages—a boy has impregnated a girl and have been forced to cohabit, a boy in his cups has been ironed by a fast moving car, a boy has gone jungle after sniffing high quality Nkhotakota-marijuana, a daughter to the pastor has escaped home for Victoria hotel with...

Prof. Paul Tiyambe Zeleza’s comprehensive account of Malawi’s 2020 presidential poll

Last night, Saturday, June 27, 2020 Malawi became the first country in Africa where a presidential election rerun was won by the opposition. On February 3, 2020 Malawi became the second country on the continent where the Constitutional Court nullified the presidential election of May 21, 2019 because of widespread, systematic, and grave irregularities and anomalies that compromised the...

Chimwendo, Msisha, Sulugwe make it in Chakwera cabinet

Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera has made few appointments as cabinet ministers. The piecemeal cabinet has seen Malawi Congress Party (MCP) youth director, populary known as the bulldozer, Richard Chimwendo Banda as Minister of Homeland Security. Lead Lawyer for Chakwera Mordecai Msisha has been named Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs with Dr Chikosa Silugwe as Attorney General. Little Known Felix Mlusu...

Lyson Sibande to Malawians: Be patient of the new Chakwera regime

Let us celebrate as much as we can, but let me say it today, because I won't repeat it - let us manage our expectations and be patient with the new president and his vice. They are not from heaven and neither do they have magic wands to miraculously transform our lives. They will need our full support, advice...

Malawi’s journey with Mutharika as chronicled by Professor Danwood Chirwa

Today, in Malawi, evil has lost that eternal duel with good. Each time good wins, the net distribution of happiness increases exponentially in society. We’re witnessing an oubreak of happiness of the scale we haven’t seen in many years. Prof Peter Mutharika, the outgoing President, still intent on holding his knee on the neck of innocent Malawians and despite having...

Malawi President Dr Lazarus Chakwera’s acceptance speech: Swearing-in Ceremony

THE DREAM -IT'S AN HONOURAcceptance speech by His Excellency Dr Lazarus Chakwera, President of the Republic of #Malawi My Fellow Citizens, To stand before you as your President today is an honor. It’s an honour that fills me with unspeakable joy and immense gratitude. It’s an honour forged in the furnace of your desire and demand for change. It’s an honour crafted by your hand when...

Election exploits of chief cadets Nyamilandu, Issa, et al in Shire Valley

Information trickling in indicates how determined Football Association of Malawi (FAM) President Walter Nyamilandu who is also one of the chief supporters of the now infamous Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) coordinated with other senior cadets, as supporters of DPP are fondly called, to manipulate voters in the shire valley. Nyamilandu aided by Rias and Razak Issa who are cousins to...

Malawians confirm Liabunya Prophecy following Chakwera’s victory

Some awe stricken Malawians have confirmed Austin Liabunya as Prophet of the Most High God. This follows the fulfillment of the Prophecy he made five years ago in 2014 that Chakwera would ascend to the Presidency of Malawi after President Peter Mutharika. Prophet Austin Liabunya came into the limelight in 2012 when he released a movie-reading like script of a...

Bright Malopa saw Malawi President Peter Mutharika’s Electoral defeat

He wrote: Congratulations to Dr Lazarus Chakwera and Dr Saulosi Chilima. A well-deserved fight. A well-deserved price. An enviable feat to Chris Chaima Banda, Max Kalamula, Greenwel Matchaya ,Richard Makondi, Khwesi Msusa, Dr Chikosa Silungwe and Allan Ntata; the fordo's baggins that brought that which is being celebrated today. May you help guide the nation out of Covid and poverty trap .The...

Malawi’s Local Govt Minister Ben Phiri bids farewell to Staff following election loss

Wrote Ben Phiri to his staff at Ministry of Local Government. Good morning Family It is a new day that the Lord has made and surely we shall be glad in it . When I came to the ministry I came with a Mission and God knows whether my mission has been accomplished or not , I wanted to work with all...

The downfall of President Peter Mutharika: Malawi 2020 Fresh Presidential Election

If you trust my judgement, I want to assure you that its game over. Chakwera will be the next president. The ongoing counting is just a matter of formality. We projected the south to be taken by APM. Central and north to be *solidly* behind Chakwera. This is what is happening. In the south, Chakwera will get atleast some significant number of...