Malawi cashgate convict Maxwell Namata walks free as Supreme Court overturns high court ruling

BLANTYRE (Malawian Watchdog)—After being viewed as a thief by the Malawi Public and having his image tainted as being a convict of Cashgate scandal—a deliberate siphoning of government resources during Joyce Banda regime—Maxwell Namata can now start rebuilding his image as Malawi Supreme Court has ruled that Namata was wrongly convicted and sentenced by the High Court. The Supreme Court...

Check names: LUANAR aka BUNDA College releases list of candidates selected to study at University

LILONGWE (Malawian Watchdog)—The Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) has released names of successful candidates to pursue various degree programmes offered in the University, both Bunda and NRC campuses. According to a press release made available to Malawian Watchdog, the university says opening dates and fee structure will be announced in due course. “Please note that all students are...

Malawi social commentator Stanley Kenani grills Khato Civil for disrespecting ACB

Stanley Onjezani Kenani has grilled Khato Civils for their idiotic press release attacking ACB and those who are seeking transparency and accountability surrounding the Salima-Lilongwe water Project. If you missed the controversial press release, click here to read. It is against that background that Kenani has torn the Company into pieces for their lack of civility, bullying and intimidating kind...

Depeco party owner Prophet Bushiri praises Pres. Peter Mutharika for Malawi-Japan investment seminar

From Prophet Shepherd Bushiri It was a great honor to be part of the Malawi - Japan Investment Seminar that took place this afternoon at Sandton in Johannesburg, South Africa. As both a business man and a man of God, it pleased me to see so many great men gathering in one place scouting and discussing investment streams for my home...

Lomwe Paramount Chief Ngongoliwa ban MCP from conducting rallies in Mulanje: Malawi 2018 by-elections

MULANJE (Malawian Watchdog)—Barely a week into the by-election campaign period in Mulanje District, reports have emerged that some chiefs in Traditional Authority Mabuka are denying main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) the opportunity to hold campaign rallies in their area. The issue was revealed on Wednesday during a Multi-Party Liaison Committee (MPLC) meeting held in the district in preparation for...

Simbi Phiri’s Khato Civils spits fire on ALL Lake Malawi project detractors

Khato  Civils wishes to express its total disgust at an article that appeared in the Nation Newspaper of Thursday, March 22, 2018, in which unfortunate insinuations were made regarding the award of the Lilongwe-Salima water project and purported investigations of the same, by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB). . Ever since the award of this contract, there have been numerous allegations and...

Leaked document shows Malawi’s Nyasa Bullets FC as having very uneducated players

​BULLETS PLAYERS CRY FOUL​ "Andy Kamlete to be most well paid player among all Bullets Players. Things fall apart, Chiukepo, Mkwate, Kondowe no MSCE Qualification." Nyasa Manufacturing Company, the legal owner of Bullets FC has done it again by demanding every player of the team to produce his highest academic qualifications to determine salary segment and fringe benefits. Effective 1st April...

Hundreds of Prophet Bushiri’s political party, DEPECO, defect to DPP & MCP

The ruling Democratic Progressive Party-DPP and the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) continue to receive defectors from Prophet Shepherd Bushiri's Depeco party. Recently, DPP received some members which included DEPECOs regional governor for south James Mulenga. Defectors  claim Depecos President Chris Daza is a crook just like his financier Bushiri and has no any political vision. They were welcomed by DPP...

Malawi premier mobile operator TNM partners Sports media for AGM; Contributes K2 million

TNM Plc has partnered the Sports Writers Association of Malawi (SWAM) for the association’s Annual General Meeting slated for March 31 in Blantyre. As part of the partnership, TNM Plc has contributed K2 million towards the gathering, which will include a sports reporting workshop to promote skills development in the media. Announcing the partnership, TNM’s Head of Division – Marketing Sobhuza...

How Malawi ruling DPP cadets spoiled LUANAR’s graduation ceremony

The day 21 March 2018 was supposed to bring joy to our family but alas!! DPP ruined it all. We traveled from Zomba to Lilongwe on the evening of Tuesday 20. March 2018 to attend the graduation ceremony our niece at BICC. We arrived in Lilongwe around 19:00 hrs and we we directed to one of the lodges in Likuni...