Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Wildlife has Launched Malawi Artists Welfare Fund with an aim of helping artists when they fall sick and happen to be deceased.
Ministry of Education has announced that schools will re-open on September 7, beginning with Standard 8, Form 4, and Final year students in institutions of higher learning.
The new preventive measures by the Presidential Taskforce on COVID 19 that include restricting gatherings of not more than 10 people have not gone down well with faith leaders who have unanimously asked for an immediate reversal of the regulations.
Former secret service Acting Director, Dr. Kenam Kalilani and former Chief Information and Communications Officer for State Residences, Chance Chingwalungwalu, will spend another week at Maula Prison as ruling on their bail application has been pushed to next Monday.
An assessment report by Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) projects an economic slump above 2 percent mostly because of excessive borrowing by government from commercial banks.
New Finance Minister, Felix Mlusu, has, for the past week, been out and about making fresh pre-budget consultation ahead of a national budget for the new government administration.
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Only days after police arrested 13 police officers suspected to have had a hand in the brutal killing of suspect Buleya Lule in police custody in 2019, the wife of Lule, Charity says she hopes justice will prevail in the case against his alleged assailants.
Having assumed power in the middle of the year the Chakwera administration had to scrape off the previous financial plan proposed by the ousted Democratic Progressive Party DPP regime.
Citizen for Transformation, flamboyant leader, Timothy Mtambo, says he expects the new government administration in Malawi to prosecute all those who were involved in wrong doing such as corruption in the immediate-past administration.