Rumble in Airtel Top 8

Blue Eagles and Nyasa Big Bullets say they are ready for each other in the clash of the finals of the Airtel Top 8 Cup at Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe on July 1, 2018. Ahead of the game, both teams are nursing injury boots of some of their key players such as Pilirani Zonda, Yamikani Fodya and Captain John Lanjesi for Bullets while the Eagles will mis the services of Mecium Mhone, Gilbert Chirwa, John Malidadi, Wonder German…

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Malawian Female Boxer Ellen Simwaka Eyeing WBF Belt

South African based Malawian female boxer, Ellen Simwaka, will be exchanging punches with a South African indigenous boxer, Simangele Hadebe in a vacant WBF belt on June 30, 2018. A resident of Eden Vale in Johannesburg, Simwaka said it is time for her to be on the world map as she eyes for the belt to come home. “What people should know is that any boxer doesn’t go in the ring to lose but everybody goes for a win…

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Mzuzu Youth Center Need Funds- MP

Member of Parliament for Mzuzu City Constituency, Leonard Njikho, on Friday asked Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development why funds have not been allocated to Mzuzu Youth Center in 2018/19 budget. Speaking during the Parliamentary committee of supply in Lilongwe Njikho, said it was surprising that nothing has been given to Mzuzu Youth Center yet the Ministry was empowering youths in the country through sports. He said: “In past years funds were being allocated to Mzuzu Youth…

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Tay Grin in Fredokiss Foot Prints; to Hold Free Show in Blantyre

Renowned Hip Hop giant, Tay Grin real name Limbani Kalilani will on the 23rd of June hold a free show at Chichiri Upper Stadium in Blantyre as thanks giving for the Nyasa Music Award which he won. Speaking with the Malawi News Agency on Tuesday while confirming the development, Tay Grin said all is set for the free show just as it happened at Masintha ground in Lilongwe. “The show on June 23 has been planned for two reasons;…

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Japanese Govt Handover Over Multi-Million TV Equipment to MBC

The Japanese Government on Friday handed over television equipment to Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) worth K460 Million that will help the public broadcaster in its role of disseminating information to the public. Speaking during the handover ceremony held at MBC’s Kwacha Studios in Blantyre, Ambassador of Japan to Malawi Kae Yanagisawa said the new equipment will generate content of high and international standard for MBC. “The newly mounted equipment will enhance the efficiency of MBC in program development and…

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Malawian Man Arrested for Claiming to be Jesus Christ

Tempers flared late afternoon on Monday near Mangochi Four Ways Robots when a street ‘preacher’ made claims that he was Jesus Christ and that his second coming as promised was now due. The preacher, clad in a white rob with red horizontal stripes, made people who were passing by to stop in their tracks when he made the claims and soon, the scattered ‘congregants’ closed in on him and started to quiz him. But the man, who had mounted…

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All Female Band Set to Launch an EP

One of the renowned all female band in the country known as ‘Krazy Colours Band’ is set to launch an Extended Play (EP) titled “Mwaononga” on May 25, 2018 at Grittas camp in Lilongwe. Krazy Colours Band leader, Cynthia Britt Phiri confirmed on Tuesday in Lilongwe to Malawi News Agency about launch saying that the band is all set to launch their debut EP. “For the first time as Krazy Colours Band we are geared to launch an extended…

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Lack of Entertainment Centres Irks Lucius Banda

One of the legendary musicians in the country who is also a Member of Parliament for Balaka North Constituency, Lucius Banda has bemoaned lack of adequate entertainment centres in the country. The seasoned musician told the Malawi News Agency (Mana) Monday in Lilongwe that there is a need to construct more entertainment recreation centres. Banda explained that there are few stadiums and other entertainment recreation centres in the country which is not health to the youth development. “Human beings…

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Nyerere Seal Airtel Top 8 Second Semi Spot

Be Forward Wanderers Sunday secured Airtel Top 8 semi-final spot following 1-0 win over Kamuzu Barracks in in the quarter final match played at Balaka Stadium and have joined their perennial rivals Nyasa Big Bullets in the semi ring. Wanderers won 2-0 on aggregate following their 1-0 a way win in Lilongwe last Sunday through Joseph Kamwendo’s spot kick in the 39th minute. Both sets of fans at the Balaka Stadium were treated to not to an entertaining 45…

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Facebook to Invest in ICT Infrastructure in Malawi

Facebook has expressed commitment to improving Malawi Government capabilities in information and communication technology (ICT) through investment as well as addressing social media abuse. The commitment was registered in Blantyre during a one day meeting which Facebook, Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA), Ministry of Information and Fiscal Police held on Wednesday to find a common ground on how to limit the abuse of the social media. Briefing the media after the meeting, Facebook Africa Public Policy Manager for Access…

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