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Malawi President Delivers Keynote Address At ICCF: Assured of $100million For Conservation

Malawi President Delivers Keynote Address At ICCF: Assured of $100million For Conservation

President Peter Mutharika says his administration will enhance measures aimed at preserving the country’s natural resources to prevent them from extinction. The president has since accepted the challenge to lead other African countries in the fight against the depletion of natural resources and wildlife crime. President Mutharika spoke at the Hart Senate Building in Washington […]

Overseas Private Investment Corporation Courts APM: Wants To Invest In Malawi

Overseas Private Investment Corporation Courts APM: Wants To Invest In Malawi

Government remains committed to creating the most conducive investment environment in Malawi as private capital is key to the development agenda of the country, President Prof Arthur Peter Mutharika says. “Since taking office in May, 2014, my government has embarked on several legislative and administrative reforms to make Malawi attractive to private capital,” reiterated Mutharika […]

Xenophobia: Malawi Human Rights Activists Threaten To Report South Africa To ICC, UN

Xenophobia: Malawi Human Rights Activists Threaten To Report South Africa To ICC, UN

Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) Executive Director, Timothy Mtambo says Malawi Civil Society Organisations will seek the intervention of the international community to investigate the Government of South Africa on its failure to tame the ongoing bloody attacks against African immigrants. Mtambo and other human rights activists including politicians have on Tuesday presented […]

President Mutharika Negotiates For Better Tobacco Prices With Major US Buyer

President Mutharika Negotiates For Better Tobacco Prices With Major US Buyer

President Peter Mutharika has appealed to Phillip Morris International (PMI) of USA to consider increasing their tobacco buying prices depending on the market forces to enable farmers meet at least some of their economic challenges. “Farmers face a lot of problems ranging from bank and group loans, farm inputs to natural disasters, an increase in […]

Consortium of Development Partners courts President Mutharika to Invest in Malawi

Consortium of Development Partners courts President Mutharika to Invest in Malawi

A Consortium of development partners on Monday called on the president Peter Mutharika to present their proposal to invest in power resource development in Malawi. Presenting the proposal on behalf of the Development Partners, Professor James Nicholas who is the Executive Partner stated that the proposal outlines the team’s capabilities and interest in assisting Malawi […]

Malawians Hold Peaceful March Against Xenophobia:’Africa Cries For Mandela’

Malawians Hold Peaceful March Against Xenophobia:’Africa Cries For Mandela’

Hundreds of Malawians today marched in protest against xenophobia attacks of foreigners and the killing of two Malawians in South Africa. The marchers presented a petition to South African Ambassador to Malawi at the South African High Commission Offices in the capital, Lilongwe. The marchers carried placards protesting the killings and most notable one was […]

Malawi To Spend MK195million To Repatriate 3200 Malawians From SA, Hires 60 More Buses

Malawi To Spend MK195million To Repatriate 3200 Malawians From SA, Hires 60 More Buses

New information on the ongoing xenophobia attacks in South Africa has indicated that about 3200 Malawians have been affected forcing Government to increase its repatriation budget from MK 30 million to about MK195 million. Minister of Information Tourism and Culture, Kondwani Nankhumwa said Monday in Lilongwe at a news conference that the figures had jumped […]

APM Meets Universal Education Directors: Lobbies More Support For Primary School Education, Community Colleges

APM Meets Universal Education Directors: Lobbies More Support For Primary School Education, Community Colleges

State President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on Monday met directors of the Brooklyn Institute where among others he lobbied for total support towards Malawi’s education sector. Brooklyn Institute is one of the leading policy centers focused on universal quality education in the developing world as well as conducting research on education and financing of the […]

Please End This Painful Ordeal-Malawi President Mutharika Tells Zuma, As He Sets Up Ministerial Commitee

Please End This Painful Ordeal-Malawi President Mutharika Tells Zuma, As He Sets Up Ministerial Commitee

HIS EXCELLENCY PROF. ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA’S STATEMENT ON THE XENOPHOBIA ATTACKS IN SOUTH AFRICA My Fellow Malawians; I have learnt, with much regret, and sadness, of the recent attacks on foreigners, including Malawians, living and working in some parts of the Republic of South Africa, especially, Durban. These attacks are uncalled for, and should be […]

Malawi’s Firstlady Shines At 2015 Global Earth Day:Shares Stage With Global Leaders, Celebrities

Malawi’s Firstlady Shines At 2015 Global Earth Day:Shares Stage With Global Leaders, Celebrities

First Lady Gertrude Mutharika has called upon global leaders and decision makers to take a leading role in making sure that they promote the provision of safe and portable water and sanitation services to people in their respective countries. Madame Mutharika made the call at the Washington National Mall when she addressed the mammoth crowd […]

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