On his inauguration July 6, Malawi’s Independence Day, President Lazarus Chakwera has pledged to give his best as servant-leader for Malawians and to set a good example of submitting himself to the constitutional processes, provisions, and institutions that are designed to ensure excellence.
Three men are in police custody in Kasungu after they were allegedly found in possession of Indian Hemp.
Member of Parliament for Nkhata Bay North West, Julius Mwase, has become the first member of the Malawi Parliament to test positive to the Corona Virus.
The department of immigration has blocked immediate-past chairperson of the Malawi Electoral Commission, Dr. Jane Ansah from exiting the country.
The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) is investigating at least four suspected fraudulent property ownership changes which have been detected through the clearance process for those seeking to change ownership of property reintroduced eight days ago.
President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera has urged Malawians to intensify efforts in combating spread of Coronavirus in the country, saying “the virus is spreading fast and spreading to kill” as death toll and local transmissions soar.
Malawian Ambassador to China Charles Namondwe says talks are at an advanced stage with Ethiopian Airline and the Chinese government to have close to 100 students repatriated back home in two weeks time.
United Nations Resident Coordinator in Malawi, Maria Jose Torres, has urged the new government administration to lead a “one country approach” to the Corona virus pandemic in view of a surge in cases.
Malawi continues to see an upsurge in the cases of Coronavirus with the latest figure of confirmed cases now at 1498 as of Friday, 3rd July.
Ombudsman Martha Chizuma has instituted an investigation into alleged lack of accountability, responsiveness, and accessibility of services and funds under the national Coronavirus (COVID 19) response plan and other interventions by government.
The United Democratic Front president Atupele Muluzi has vehemently denied ever using a vice-presidential convoy as allegedly purported by the Human Rights Defenders Coalition.