Bullets Eye CAF Participation

Nyasa Big Bullets Chief Executive Officer, Fleetwood Haiya says plans are underway for the team to participate in this year’s Confederation of African Football (CAF) Champions League slated for December. Speaking to Malawi News Agency on Tuesday, Haiya said they held discussions and that one of the items discussed was the participation of the team in CAF. “We shall be registering for this year’s CAF competition tournament. As of now, Bullets have all the potential and capabilities of participating…

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Cyclist Kambewa Joins Mothers Day Fun Run Fundraiser

Malawian cyclist Stewart Kambewa, who shot to fame in 2016 by cycling 1,755kms from Nsanje to Chitipa in eight days to raise funds to build boreholes in selected parts of the country, is at it again and this time he intends to cycle 302kms for charity from Blantyre to Lilongwe in aid of underprivileged mothers. The challenge is in support of Nation Publication’s Limited’s 2018 Mothers Day Fun Run, the newspaper’s annual Safe Motherhood initiative which seeks to curb…

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Sailesi Returns to Bullets

Former Nyasa Big Bullets midfielder and National team winger Dalitso Sailesi is set to rejoin Bullets after agreeing on personal terms with his former club. Last year, Sailesi became the most expensive player in Malawi after he was bought by the Zambian Premier League side Lusaka Dynamos at K12 million. However, he recently terminated his five-year deal with the club after it failed to pay him money amounting to K7.5million. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) on…

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Chigoli Academy Bearing Fruit

In the capital city, Lilongwe, a football academy was born in 2014 called Chigoli, which has made huge strides to nurture the country’s brightest football talents and three of its products performed superbly at the just ended COSAFA Under-17 tournament held in Mauritius. The three, Francis Mtoso, Emmanuel Mitole and Lovemore Mbeta, were Chigoli’s first players to be selected for national team duty and they did not disappoint as they scored in their debut tournament. In the first game…

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Malawi chess team to be drilled by Russian chess trainer to prepare for September Olympiad.

Chess Association of Malawi (Chessam), has managed to secure the services of a top Russian Grandmaster Papin Vasily to come and train the Malawi team that shall represent the country at the Chess Olympiad to be held in the Eastern European city of Batumi in Georgia from September 23 to October 6. According to Chessam publicity secretary Makhosi Nyirenda, the top Grandmaster is expected to land at Lilongwe International Airport on Monday August 6. During a world chess governing…

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From 1995 Emma Mzagada was Malawi Queens strong pillar

By: Duncan Mlanjira Malawi netball icon Mary Waya has described late Emma Mzagada, who died on Monday after a long illness, as the Queens’ pillar ever since 1995 when she started starring for the team. “From 1995, Emma was a pillar in front of Queens,” Waya said. “She was one of our best shooters partnering myself, late Connis Mhone and the youthful player at that time, Linda Magombo. “She is one of the players who helped Malawi Queens move…

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Bullets Registers 2800 Supporters

Barely a month after Nyasa Big Bullets announced plans to have its supporters registered; the team has currently registered 2,800 full members across the country. Speaking in an interview with the Malawi News Agency, Bullets Chief Executive Officer, Fleetwood Haiya confirmed the development adding plans were in place to register 5,000 supporters in two weeks’ time. “As of now, we have managed to register about 2800 people. We are very excited as these supporters have been registered in a…

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Six Mzuni Players to Face Chop

Six Mzuni players will face the chop from the current squad and they need to look elsewhere in order to finish the 2018 soccer season as players. Mzuni Coach, Gilbert Chirwa disclosed this Sunday after his team finished the first round of TNM super league on number 14 with 15 points from 15 games. He said the players would be removed as result of poor performance and lack of team discipline. “We have finished the first round of the…

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Tributes pour in for late Jimmy Mphamba; another Nomad legend gone

By: Duncan Mlanjira   Many Malawians have described former Mighty Wanderers player late Jimmy Mphamba as a very talented and skillful but who never showcased his full potential since his career was cut short by a very serious knee injury. Jimmy Mphamba died on July 13 in South Africa where he was based and  was buried there on Saturday 28th July 2018.   Commenting on a post on Facebook posted by former Wanderers team manager Limbani Magomero, Gulam Pinto…

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Silver Out to Maintain Top Spot, As they Host in Form Bullets

Silver Strikers will be chasing full three points as they welcome Nyasa Big Bullets in the TNM Super League on Saturday at Silver Stadium. The Bankers will want to remain on top of the log table as they currently lead with 30 points from 13 matches. Fresh from their last week’s 1-0 victory at the same venue over Blue Eagles, the hosts will hope for continuity. The Bankers are aware that they have a match in hand compared to…

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