Radio Powerful Tool to Combat Stereotypes

UNESCO and Malawi Communication Regulatory Authority (MACRA) have described radio and sports as powerful tools that can be used in combating stereotypes and gender imbalances in the country. The two organizations made the observation on Tuesday at Monkey Bay Community Resource Centre Ground where Malawi joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Radio Day which falls on February 13 every year. Assistant Executive Secretary for Malawi National Commission for the UNESCO, Christopher Magomelo, challenged radios in the…

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Mighty POV to Celebrate Return Of ‘Prodigal Son’

Blantyre based Prophets Of Vision (POV), known on stage as the Mighty POV have lined up several activities as part of celebrating the return of one of its members, George Adams. Adams, who announced his return, last month left POV crew for about three years now, as he was concentrating on his studies at Pentecostal Life University where he was studying Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications and Journalism. Since Adams left the group in 2015, Isaac Chizaka and…

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Nomads Ready for AS Vita in CAF Champions League Opener

Be Forward Wanderers Captain, Joseph ‘Shakira’ Kamwendo Saturday said they are ready for Sunday’s CAF Champions League clash against AS Vita of Democratic of Congo. He told Malawi News Agency (Mana) in Kinshasa that they had prepared well for the encounter to ensure that they started their continental campaign on a good footing. “The team is ready for the game, at least we have done everything in the pre-season and we are looking very good,” the Captain explained. Kamwendo,…

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All set for Sapitwa’s Night of Romance Poetry; ‘For You My Love’

As one way of cerebrating the Valentine’s Day which is just around the corner, Sapitwa Poetry, a Malawian brand that promotes creative writing says all is set for this year’s night of romance show in Lilongwe. Sapitwa poetry co-founder, Robert Chiwamba told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Wednesday that Lilongwe poetry lovers should expect exciting moment as February 10, 2018 will be yet another memorable day full of poetry fun. The event will be celebrated under the theme For…

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Msati Mseke; Namadingo Unveiled as DSTV, ECO Bank Brand Ambassador

DSTV Malawi and Eco Bank have unveiled urban sensational gospel artist patience Namadingo as their brands Ambassador and the artist has since signed a one year contract. The unveiling ceremony took place Wednesday at Protea Ryalls Hotel in Blantyre, which will see Namadingo carry the DSTV Malawi and Eco bank Brands for the year, 2018. The award winning musician will be featured in various DSTV and Multichoice Malawi corporate, marketing and communications campaigns through conventional electronic and print media…

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Lilongwe Maseko Ngoni Chapter to Hold Isingoni Competition

The Lilongwe Maseko Ngoni chapter will on February 10, 2018 host Isingoni competition at Golden Peacock Hotel in Lilongwe. The competition will draw together various Ngoni zones in the centre to encourage the youth of the Ngoni tribe to preserve their cultural practices. Lilongwe Maseko Ngoni chapter chairperson, Andrew Kamlopa said they have organised the competition to encourage Ngoni youth to preserve their cultural practices. “We are targeting the youth because they are the ones that will preserve our…

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Kiliye kiliye Remain Committed to LYCO Initiatives

The Malawi Digital Broadcast Network Limited (MDBNL) popularly known as Kiliye kiliye digital TV, has said it will remain committed to the Light of Youth Creative Organisation (LYCO) initiatives. The MDBNL Director of Marketing, John Mchilikizo said this on Saturday during the National School Youth Arts Festival (NASFEST) Gala awards held at BICC in Lilongwe. NASFEST is an annual youth festival organized by LYCO a Lilongwe based youth registered organization. Every year the festival brings specific theme to compete…

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Zonena Kuchuluka; Lawi, Namadingo Seal Deal

Malawi’s celebrated and award winning artists, Lawi and Patience Namadingo have joined forces in order to take Malawian music to greater heights. Speaking during a press briefing on Sunday in Blantyre, Namandingo said the union is a response to their fans’ suggestion to work together as their music is loved by almost the same audience. He said he believed the new working relationship with Lawi would be a success as each of them is unique in their own way….

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Rape Star Mwiza Chavura Released

Malawi’s up-coming Hip-Hop artist Mwiza Chavura, who swirled controversy last week after producing a song titled ‘Ndidzakupanga rape’ has finally been granted bail by  the the Lilongwe Magistrate’s Court on Friday after spending eight days in police cells. The rape ‘star’ Chavura,  has been charged with producing obscene language contrary to section 179 (1) of the Penal Code. He has been granted bail on consideration that the case is a misdemeanor that can only attract a fine. His bail…

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Game Changer: Over 1200 Prizes Splashed in TNM ‘Kwatentha’ Promotion

As the “Kwatentha ” Summer Splash promotion chapter entered its third month, TNM PLC has rewarded customers with different prizes including Huawei Y3 Lite smart phones, power banks, branded t-shirts and caps in the last but one draw totaling the number of winners to 1200 so far.. Speaking at the TNM headquarters on Thursday in Blantyre, the company’s Head of division, Subhuza Ngwenya expressed the company’s excitement and satisfaction on the progress made so far stating that since the…

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