Malawian students continue fee hike protests

2016-07-28 22:13

Malawian nursing students have given President Peter Mutharika five days to reverse a proposed fee increase, the Nyasa Times reports.

Malawi's 'hyenas' flee into caves as police hunt 9 over sex crimes

2016-07-27 13:08

Police in Malawi's Nsanje district are on the hunt for nine men notorious for raping young girls as part of an cultural cleansing tradition.

Mutharika orders arrest of HIV-positive man paid to have sex with virgins in Malawi

2016-07-26 15:45

Malawian President Peter Mutharika has ordered the arrest of Eric Aniva, an HIV-positive man who has the "job" of having sex with virgin girls after they have their first menstruation, Nyasa Times reports.

Malawian president under increasing pressure to fire 7 "cashgate" ministers

2016-07-25 12:48

Malawian President Peter Mutharika has come under increasing pressure to sack the seven senior cabinet ministers involved in the K577 billion "cashgate" scandal.

Malawi First Lady apologises to US Second Lady over Zomba protests

2016-07-21 11:58

Malawi’s First Lady, Gertrude Matharika, has apologised to US “second lady” Jill Biden for the protests that prevented her from visiting humanitarian projects, the Nyasa Times reports.

500 elephants find new home

2016-07-19 23:15

Five hundred elephants have found a new home in a massive Africa relocation as development squeezes sanctuaries.

Malawi relocates 100+ elephants to new park

2016-07-15 19:00

In a major translocation of wildlife, Malawi has relocated more than 100 elephants from Majete and Liwonde game reserves in southern Malawi to Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve in central Malawi.

Malawi President Mutharika launches food insecurity response plan

2016-07-14 12:15

Malawi President Peter Mutharika says his government has set aside $50 million to alleviate an impending hunger epidemic that will be felt by many people this year until the next farming season, according to a report.

We want Malawians in the diaspora to come back home - Mutharika

2016-07-13 12:05

Malawian President Peter Mutharika has reportedly ordered Justice Minister Samuel Tembenu to draft dual citizenship legislation to allow Malawians who are stuck outside the country to return home and invest.

At least 300 Mozambican refugees in Malawi refuse to move camps

2016-07-12 13:23

More than 300 Mozambican refugees in Malawi have refused to be relocated from Kayisi to another refugee camp in Mwaza district, a report says.


Malawi's Mutharika introduces new law in sex crimes crackdown

2016-07-28 11:59

Malawian President Peter Mutharika has announced the introduction of tougher legislation against sex offenders, in a crackdown on sex crimes in the country.

Malawi Law Society gears up to sue police over brutality

2016-07-26 16:30

Officials from the Malawi Law Society have urged leadership within the Chancellor College Students' Union to submit names of police officers who brutalised students during a recent protest.

Malawi man held over paid sex with 100 girls

2016-07-26 13:36

Malawian President Peter Mutharika has ordered the arrest of a man paid to have sex with more than 100 adolescent girls as part of a traditional ritual marking their passage to womanhood.

WATCH: HIV-positive man paid to rape Malawian girls

2016-07-23 10:32

An HIV-positive Malawian man regularly has sex with underage girls - and their relatives pay him to carry out the deed.

Students block convoy of US 'second lady' in Malawi

2016-07-20 11:41

The University of Malawi has had to close one of its colleges after protesting students blocked the convoy of visiting US "second lady" Jill Biden.

Malawian albino woman's hand chopped off in attack

2016-07-18 12:40

A woman living with albinism has had her hand chopped off in a gruesome attack in Malawi's Chipita District, a report says.

Malawi's new land bill protects descendants of colonial settlers

2016-07-15 12:46

Malawi has passed a new land bill which enables commercial farmers who acquired huge farms during the colonial era to continue owning their land under freehold category.

Old soldiers, old divisions are central in new Mozambique conflict

2016-07-13 21:13

At least 10 000 people have fled Mozambique and sought refuge in Malawi, testifying to attacks perpetrated mostly by government soldiers, writes Justin Pearce.

Fierce criticism as Malawi's Mutharika charters plane to Ethiopia

2016-07-12 13:32

Malawian President Peter Mutharika has come under fierce criticism for chartering a plane to receive a personal honorary degree, as Malawi suffers from poverty, food shortages and a dwindling economy, a report says.

African problems can best be solved by Africans - Mutharika

2016-07-11 12:04

Malawi President Peter Mutharika has urged Africa's political leaders to put university institutions at the forefront of their leadership if the continent is to fully grasp a shift towards a new economically independent bloc.

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