The Reserve Bank of Malawi has maintained the Policy Rate at 13.5% on the basis that the economic outlook points to low growth prospects in 2020 among others due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
National Organization of Nurses and Midwives says it has welcomed the president’s decision to establish Zikomo Awards but consultation and look into their welfare would have been ideal.
As one way of promoting proper district councils’ financial management, the World Bank has drawn in a challenge for outstanding councils to walk away with special recognition.
Government has disclosed an ambitious plan to introduce career diplomatic service with the aim of bringing sanity in operations of all Malawi missions.
In the High Court in Blantyre, a judge has adjourned to August 19 the case in which former Chief Executive for FDH Bank Thom Mpinganjira is being accused of trying to bribe Constitutional Court judges who were trying the Presidential election case.
Former director of state residences during Peter Mutharika’s reign Mr. Peter Mukhito has been arrested.
Malawi has reached the 100 mark of Covid-19 deaths since the outbreak was confirmed in April.
Malawi electoral commission says will hold discussions with electoral stakeholders on better management of funding for elections to avoid hiccups in achieving free and fair elections.
Homeland security minister, Richard Chimwendo Banda, says immigration and citizenship service need to be decentralized in all the districts as a measure of controlling corruption and other malpractices fuelled by congestion in regional offices.