Blessings Tembo now Beforward Wanderers: Malawi Football

The wrangle involving Blessings Tembo’s free transfer from Silver Strikers to Be Forward Wanderers was finally put to rest yesterday when the midfielder started training with the Nomads. Tembo joined his new team-mates at Blantyre Sports Club where they are preparing for next month’s Confederation of African Football (Caf) preliminary round ties against AS Vita of the Democratic of Congo. Tembo’s...

No chance of winning for Malawi political parties that condone corruption

The very poison that Peter Mutharika and DPP used to make Joyce Banda and her PP lose elections will be used to dislodge Peter Mutharika and DPP from government after elections next year 2019. Knowing that state theft and corruption are the worst enemies that citizens of Africa hate, Peter Mutharika did not spend too much energy and resources...

At long last, Mr Splash Geofrey Kapusa secures job at Mibawa TV

Malawi’s renowned television (TV) personality, Geoffrey Kapusa, aka Mr. Splash has finally secured a job at Mibawa Television, faceofmalawi can reveal. Kapusa was fired at the state controlled Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) two weeks ago for allegedly questioning some of the propaganda programmes at MBC TV by the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) aimed at disgracing Sidik Mia and the...

Talking Blues: Party Indabas in the air in Malawi

With about 500 days to go before the May 2019 elections, political parties – the non-briefcase types that is, are pondering national conventions. High on their agendas is election of their torch bearers for the 2019 marathon. Although from reports this far, only three: Alliance for Democracy (Aford), Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and United Democratic Front (UDF) have expressed intentions to convene; the likelihood is...

Kumbu to release ‘masterpiece’ Pa Charger

Singer Kumbu is back in the music fold this year with a new song ‘Pa Charger’ in the offing. The Gaffer produced song signals a banger, according to entertainment entrepreneur Mikozi, who has had the privilege of listening to it. Kumbu does not give a specific date of release, but says the song is coming out in the next two weeks. In...

Chavura cowardice seen; hides as Malawi corps launch manhunt over his rape song

Police are looking for musician Mwiza Chavura following mounting concerns about his recently released song glorifying rape. National police spokesperson James Kadadzera confirmed the police want to summon him for questioning. Rights activists, artists and scores of people have condemned the musician for breaching the bounds of artistic integrity and demeaning women in general. Women rights activist Emma Kaliya and Legal expert...

Malawi Lawyer Nicely Msowoya to represent ‘rape’ song artist Chavura for free

Lilongwe based lawyer, Nicely Msowoya, Managing Partner for N.C. Msowoya & Associates, says he will take up defense for Hip Hop artist, Mwiza Chavura, who is wanted by police for questioning over his derogatory song ‘Rape’. Msowoya says the manner in which some civil activists and sections of society have condemned him might have an effect on the prosecution process. “My...

Sidik Mia for Chakwera 2019 presidential bid: Malawi Politics

Below is what he posted on his facebook page. Friends, Disregard propaganda being peddled by our detractors on the social media that I intend to contest against our beloved Party President, Dr Lazarus Chakwera, when the party convenes an indiba in the near future. For those who have been closely following this page and indeed our party rallies, you may have observed...

Malawi Law Society doubts Malawi Kenya Embassy probe

Malawi Law Society (MLS) has expressed doubt that members of the Public Accounts Committee (Pac) of Parliament have the capacity and skills to conduct an investigation into the alleged fraud at the Malawi Embassy in Kenya. The committee is waiting for authority from the Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC) to fly to Kenya to conduct investigations into alleged...

Standard Bank customers to win K5 million for saving K50,000

Standard Bank has launched the ‘Pa Mawa’ promotion aiming to encourage Malawians to save, whether it be saving for a wedding, building a home or your child’s education and numerous occasions throughout the year. The promotion  presents  customers the chance to start the New Year on a financial high by launching a new savings  /investment  promotion, Pa Mawa, in which...