‘Better days ahead’ Mia tells Chilomoni residents

Workaholic Malawi Congress Party Vice President and official running mate Sidik Mia yesterday addressed an indoor political party meeting in Blantyre City West Constituency in Chilomoni yesterday where the main aim of the meeting was to distribute party cloth to the party faithful’s in the commercial city to enhance the party’s visibility in the region. MCP Shadow MP for the...

Parenting, A more Serious Business

Fathering and mothering is not parenting. .This is a serious issue, and please get me right with a serious mind that is sober. It’s not an attack on you because I don’t know you and I don’t want to know you, but I believe you and I can learn something out of it. I have a Malawian family in mind....

Marriage: Heaven or Hell

Life is what you make, goes the ancient saying. You are the master of your destiny, others have loudly told the world, most often we see the reality taking a different course from what the world has been told and made to believe. For several reasons that do me good, I usually differ in opinion and approach to many...

Enock Phale defeats flamboyant Jessie Kabwira as MCP torch Bearer for Salima North West

Sitting Member of Parliament for Malawi Congress Party (MCP) in Salima North West Constituency Jesse Kabwira has boycotted the Primary elections held on Monday at Kanjuwi Primary School which enables her rival Enock Phale winning with 1024 votes. Speaking in an interview after the polls Deputy Director of Public Relations who was Team leader during the primaries Elia Kamphinda Banda says...

Malawi Councilors perks up by 25%

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has adjusted upward allowances for councilors from K80,000 to K100,000 reflecting a 25% increase. Councilors through Malawi Local Government Association( MALGA) submitted a petition  to the Ministry in June,2018 for government to consider an increment due to high cost of living Standards in the Country . In a Circular letter signed by the...

MEC Assures Voters of Security of SMS Voter Verification

The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) says that its new voter verification system using SMS is secured  from Internet crimes such as hacking and intrusion into voter data. After successfully registering 6.8 million voters in the voter registration exercise which ended in November,  MEC  announced that it has commenced the  voter verification exercise  this month to  enable registered voters to correct ...

Professionalism is Important in the Legal Profession- Minister Tembenu advises Law students

The Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs; Samuel Tembenu SC, has advised law students to uphold the legal profession with honest and integrity once they graduate. Mr. Tembenu was speaking on Monday afternoon when he was a guest speaker during the Clinical legal Education seminar organized by fourth year law students at Chancellor College. The Minister advised the students to...

Sidik Mia in a canoe to Makhanga to sell Chakwera High-5-Agenda!

A picture of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) vice President and running mate to the candidature of Dr Lazarus Chakwera has gone viral on the social media. It has been established that the Vice President visited Makhanga ‘Island’ in Nsanje North Constituency to address the people. Makhanga is in Deputy Speaker Mcheka Chilenje’s constituency—which Mia, during a Mangochi rally recently, predicted that...

Chaos at Chikulamayembe funeral as Livingstonia synod demands Chakwera, SKC to speak  

RUMPHI (Malawian Watchdog)—It’s a show of supremacy here in Rumphi where Malawians have gathered to burial the top chief of the Tumbuka people—Themba La Mathemba, Chikulamayembe. Government hijacked the function. Head of state Peter Mutharika who is in attendance eulogized the fallen king through local government minister Kondwani Nankhumwa. Then, they handed over the function to CCAP Livingstonia Synod for a...

Mia: ‘Its never about me but you, the people!’

My Fellow Malawians, I feel humbled and honored for this opportunity to run and serve with the next president of the Republic of Malawi, Dr Lazarus Chakwera. That Dr Chakwera chose his deputy as his running mate in 2014 did not make it a guarantee for me to be chosen as his running mate in next year’s watershed election. As we...