BWB Signs Contract with Indian Firm on Power Plant
The Blantyre Water Board (BWB) has signed a contract with an Indian company, TATA Consulting Engineers to conduct a feasibility study and a detailed design for the development of a 30 megawatts solar power plant at walkers’ ferry Nkula site.
First Capital Bank Launches Retail Banking Campaign
The First Capital Bank has launched a six-month retail banking campaign aimed at encouraging Malawians to embrace a saving culture by utilizing digital banking platforms.
Kayuni Commences Criminal Proceedings Against Eight Lawyers
The Director of Public Prosecution, Dr Steve Kayuni, says has started a process of criminal proceedings against some eight lawyers that reportedly embezzled millions of clients’ money.
Court to Pass Judgement on 12 Albino Murder Convicts on June 27
The High Court Judge Dorothy Nyakaunda Kamanga has set June 27 this year to sentence 12 people that were convicted for brutally killing a person with albinism, Macdonlad Masambuka in Machinga in 2018.
NAM, BAL Sign MoU
The Netball Association of Malawi (NAM) has signed a one-year Memorandum of Understanding with an Information and Technology company, Bintel Analysis Limited (BAL) to create a web platform.
Families of Departed Soldiers Want to Sue Govt
Families of some soldiers who died in a road accident involving a presidential convoy and one surviving soldier have written the Attorney General a notice of intention to sue the government for failing to compensate them, almost a year after the two officers died, and several others injured in Blantyre.
Senior Chief Malemia Bemoans Harmful Cultural Practices
A prominent chief in Shire Valley says harmful cultural practices continue to haunt young girls and women despite vigorous efforts being made by various stakeholders to eradicate the vice.
NOCMA Eyes 60 Million Litres of Fuel this Year
The National Oil Company of Malawi Limited (NOCMA) says it has secured over US$57, 000 to buy 60 million litres of fuel this month to ensure that the country has uninterrupted supply of the commodity.
Bliss GVS India Donates Drugs to QECH
Authorities at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) have asked the private sector to increase support in complementing government’s efforts in supplying medicines to public health facilities.
Standard Bank Resumes Be More Race
The Standard Bank has recommenced ‘the be more race’ after a two year break due to Covid 19 pandemic.