Blue League Congratulates Molande, Kalilani: Applauds APM For Strategic Appointments
Blue League applauds APM for appointing Molande and Kalilani

The ruling Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) youth grouping, the Blue League has applauded their patron, His Excellency President Arthur Peter Mutharika for appointing Dr Bright Molande and Mr Mgeme Kalilani as his Director of Communications and Press Secretary , respectively. In a statement on their Facebook page, the Blue League congratulated Dr Molande and Mr Kalilani in their new roles and pledged their ‘support in driving the nation towards patriotism, integrity and hard work and contributing to the development…

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APM For Decentralized Malawi
APM pauses with leaders of the Malawi Local Government Association (MALGA) at Kamuzu Palace on Tuesday

President Mutharika on Tuesday morning granted an audience to leaders of the Malawi Local Government Association (MALGA) at the Kamuzu Palace to map the way forward for the continued decentralization and democratization of the Malawi society. Speaking in his statement, President Mutharika said local governments are increasingly becoming the pinnacle of development citing that in the current financial year, government allocated MK5 billion of the Development Budget to Local Authorities. He said this is enabling councils to make their…

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Professor Khomba Echoes APM On Mindset Change

Newly-inaugurated University of Malawi professor of finance and corporate strategy at the Polytechnic, James Kamwachale Khomba, says a change in perspective is critical to creating a sustainable financial independence for the country. In his lecture titled ‘Turnaround Strategies for Creating Sustainable Financial Independence for Malawi: Evolution or Revolution?’, he said the formulation of turnaround strategies for Malawi should be an initiative that can answer the needs of the Malawian society, especially those emerging in the business sector. “The process…

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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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Another response to HARDTalk’s main question on Malawi
Badawi probably 'surprised' that Malawi's Presidential jet was 'sold'

“Malawi is a peaceful society and is not hampered by ethnic tensions. It is blessed with fresh water, fertile land, a lot of enterprising people; Malawi can and must do better.” That was the only worthy statement we should have been reflecting on as Malawians. It is where the key to unlocking a glittering future lies. And Zeinab Badawi asked the president what he thinks is keeping Malawi behind? There is another alternative answer to Peter’s very correct response….

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President Mutharika Describes Trip as Vital

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has arrived back home from his trip which took him to Malta, London and South Africa with news that he discussed various issues with other leaders including that of the need to invest in health. He was speaking at Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe Yesterday. The President said in Malta where he attended the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting (ChoGM) leaders mainly tacked on the need to promote…

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Foreign Investors Keen to operate in Malawi – Mutharika

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has reiterated that his foreign trip to Egypt for the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) Summit and the SADC Heads of State Summit in South Africa were vital because the discussions held are going to among other things boost the country’s economic growth. He was speaking during a news conference which was held at Kamuzu Palace in Malawi’s Capital, Lilongwe on Thursday. He said during the summits, he…

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President Mutharika Describes AU Summit as Vital

State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has described the just ended African Union (AU) 25th Ordinary summit as vital for the African Continent to achieve sustainable growth in a number of areas including trade and Malawi in particular. Speaking to journalists before departure at Lansaria Airport in Johannesburg, the Malawian leader had this to say, “ “We discussed very important issues including the Free Trade Area. So far 26 countries are part of it…

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