Chinese-Malawi cultural exchanges fosters diplomatic partnership that exists between the two countries

  By Duncan Mlanjira The Chinese Embassy organised a colourful and mesmerising celebration of its Chinese New Year held at Malawi University of Science & Technology (MUST) in Thyolo on Tuesday, January 14 where Deputy Ambassador Wang Xiusheng said this tradition fosters the continued diplomatic partnership that exists between Malawi and China. Xiusheng said they decided to hold the event at MUST as opposed to having it in the Capital City in Lilongwe or Mzuzu as was being done…

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SA songster Yvonne Chaka Chaka denies being deported from Uganda

  By Melody Chironda, allAfrica.com Popular South African music legend has dismissed reports that she was deported from Uganda, where she was scheduled to perform at a New Year’s Eve concert. According to the Ugandan police force, the singer was sent home due to visa issues but the singer took to social media to say that she left on her own accord. “Not deported, not arrested, not captured, everything is fine; everything is in order. I know my country…

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People lament departure of Brian Banda from Times TV

  By Duncan Mlanjira  Following a public notice that announced that the Times Group and Brian Banda have parted company, people went on social media to lament this development, saying they shall miss this award-winning Times Radio and Times TV host. The public notice from the Times Group says Brian voluntarily resigned on personal grounds despite reports that are circulating on social media that he has been forced to resign following accusation of professional misconduct. “Management is aware that there…

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Nest Foundation treats less-privileged women in Councillor Gerald Lipikwe’s Limbe Central Ward

By Duncan Mlanjira Nest Foundation treated less-privileged 50 beneficiaries for the Festive Season in Councillor Gerald Lipikwe’s Limbe Central Ward where it donated assorted food items to them at a function that took place at Kanjedza Primary School on Saturday, December 28. Lipikwe said the whole initiative started when some weeks ago the non-profitable organization Nest Foundation partnered with his Gymnasium named Lika where they organised aerobics on December 1 at Kamuzu Stadium with a purpose to raise funds…

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Gospel songbird Shekinah releases single ‘All I Need’

  By Duncan Mlanjira After the success of her debut album entitled ‘I Worship’, gospel songbird Shekinah (Gloria Phiri Walusa) has produced a single  which will be released on Christmas Eve through radio and television stations, Spotify and Malawimusic.com. Shekinah says she is in the process of producing her second album but before that she decided to release the single in collaboration with several artists she works with both local and international. After looking at life on earth, all…

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TNM launches TikTok bundles

  Malawi’s integrated mobile network and ICT services provider, TNM has  launched mobile application dubbed ‘TikTok’ bundles to enable subscribers access exciting video content at an affordable rate. The mobile application TikTok captures and presents worldwide creativity through exciting short-videos that are spontaneous, precious lifetime moments and knowledge sharing. It allows its users to create short videos which can include feature music in the background.  It has created a platform for creating, editing and distributing audio visual content and…

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The Village @ Mandevu Farm has organised a marathon of events for Festive Season

  By Duncan Mlanjira Traditional dances, live band performances, dancing competitions, egg and sack races, sumptuous traditional foods are some of the activities that The Village @ Mandevu Farm has on offer for the Festive Season. Located between Malosa and Machinga along the Zomba-Lilongwe/Mangochi Road, The Village @ Mandevu Farm’s mouth-watering menu for Christmas Day as well New Year’s Day include traditional meals offering Chigwada, Zipokolo, nyama yotendera, smoked Bombe, Zikanyanga, Thelele, Chilembwe, Nkhunda, Zinzili and others. The traditional…

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Malawians dwell too much on complaining rather than creating solutions to problems faced — President Mutharika

By Duncan Mlanjira President Arthur Peter Mutharika urges Malawians not to dwell too much on complaining but rather strive to create solutions to problems they face. President Mutharika said this when he graced the 2019 MBC Innovation Awards at Sanjika Palace in Blantyre on Friday, in a speech he themed as ‘A Country of Great Opportunities’. “We see a problem. Instead of stepping out to look for a solution, we want to find someone to blame. We enjoy complaining…

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MultiChoice launches Christmas promotion

  By Duncan Mlanjira MultiChoice Malawi has launched a Christmas festive season promotion in which they will be upgrading its clients’ packages when they will be renewing their DStv and GOtv subscriptions starting Friday, December 20 to January 1. Those who are on Access package at K8,500 will be upgraded to the next level of Family, which goes at K13,500 and so on for a whole month. The other packages are Compact at K22,500; Compact Plus at K35,500 and…

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Blantyre Round Table maintains 59-year Christmas luncheon tradition with Mpemba Reformatory Centre kids

  By Duncan Mlanjira Charitable organization, Blantyre Round Table No. 20 on Saturday once again honored its annual social fellowship commitment when it treated kids at Mpemba Reformatory Centre to a Christmas luncheon at the institution based in Blantyre along the Chikwawa Road. The kids were first taken on a leisure bus ride from Mpemba through the streets of Blantyre Central Business District all the way along Masauko Chipembere Highway to Chichiri Shopping Mall where they were treated to…

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