Peter Mutharika fit; assures Malawians of continued development

President Arthur Peter Mutharika says he is fit and ready to deliver his promises on development to Malawians during his five-year term and beyond. A visibly physically fit Mutharika was speaking at Kamuzu Palace during a press briefing he convened to inform the nation of his official trip to the 71st United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). Donning a blue customized shirt, the President was welcomed into the hall with cheers and ululation from the media and government officials. From that point on everybody realized…

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Malawi President arrives to a rousing welcome

Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika arrived home Sunday afternoon from United States of America where he attended the 71st United Nations General Assembly and also held talks with prospective investors. The Malawi leader returned to a warm welcome from thousands of Malawians who gathered at Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe. The airport was filled with people from all walks of life; with some wearing ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) regalia and others hoisted boards with welcoming messages. The…

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Mutharika Returns Sunday, Rumours Subside

The State House has on Tuesday informed the Malawi nation that State President His Excellency Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika returns into the country on Sunday, October 16th.   In a press release that we have seen, Presidential Press Secretary, Mgeme Kalilani says Mutharika shall arrive at Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Lilongwe at 13:00 hrs.   The Malawi leader left for New York on September 15th where he attended the 71st United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and attended various…

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APM Reshuffles Cabinet, Kaliati Gets New Role

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has reshuffled his cabinet with former Information Minister Mrs Patricia Kaliati being given a new role as minister of Civic Education, Culture, and Community Development. She has since been replaced by Malison Ndau who was at the Ministry of Transport and Public Works.\ The new minister of public works is now Mr Jappie Mhango who was Minister of Home Affairs and Internal Security. Former Malawi sports and culture…

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Group Village Chekucheku Salutes APM

Written By Robert Kumwenda Group Village Chekucheku of Neno has hailed State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthurr Peter Mutharika for opening a Rural Growth Centre in his area through the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development centre. The Group Village said the late President Dr Hastings Kamuzu Banda built them a rural growth centre but was very small as compared to the current one. “People were worried because the work was not going as planned,”…

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APM Takes Nchalo By Storm; Speaks Tough On Violence Against Albinos And Mob Justice

President Arthur Peter Mutharika on Friday conducted a mass rally at Nchalo in Chikwawa where he among other things warned Malawians on aiding or harboring people who practice ritual killings of albinos and those who take the law into their own hands by meting out mob justice on accused persons. The visibly disappointed leader called a spade by its name when he labelled these ritual killers as foolish. “It is foolishness to take advice from a traditional doctor who lives in poverty on how to accumulate wealth. Why do…

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Blue League Congratulates APM On AfDB Youth Program Championship
Dr Adesina shakes hands with President Mutharika during their meeting at Sanjika Palace on 5 April 2016

A youth wing of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), the Blue League, has congratulated President Arthur Peter Mutharika, who is also the patron of the group, upon being crowned African Development Bank (AfDB) Youth Program Champion by the Bank’s President Dr Akinwumi Adesina when he visited the country last Tuesday, 5th April 2016. Below is the statement released by the Blue League on their official Facebook page: CONGRATULATIONS The Blue League, a youth-wing of the governing and mighty…

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PRESIDENT MUTHARIKA MAKES CHANGES TO CABINET

His Excellency the State President, Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, in exercise of the powers conferred upon him by Section 94 (1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Malawi, has made some changes to the Cabinet with effect from today, 7th April, 2016. State President, Minister of Defence and Commander-In-Chief of the Malawi Defence Force and the Malawi Police Service:           His Excellency Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika Vice President and Minister Responsible for Disaster and Relief…

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President Mutharika Hails AfDB for Support to Malawi

President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on Tuesday hailed the African Development Bank (AfDB) for its unwavering support towards the country’s socio-ecinomic development. AFDB has been supporting Malawi in the areas of energy, agriculture, water and sanitation, science and technology and youth development. President Mutharika made the remarks at Sanjika Palace in Blantyre during a courtesy meeting with the African Development Bank President, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina. “The African Development Bank remains one of the most important development partners for Malawi….

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Oops! We Misled You: NyasaTimes Goofs on President’s Page

One of Malawi’s leading online news websites, NyasaTimes, has found itself entangled in contradictions and misinformation, following its carrying of a story that allegedly quoted Malawi’s State President Arthur Peter Mutharika. On Tuesday, January 26, 2016, NyasaTimes alleged that President Mutharika commented on his widely circulated fall. It has now been revealed that the page that NyasaTimes editors quoted is a bogus one and not President Mutharika’s official Facebook page. NyasaTimes publication has since stated in another article on…

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