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2016-08-27 Athletes Make History At Rio Paralympic Games
[Nyasa Times] Malawi will make history as it is set to participate for the first time at Paralympic Games to be held in Rio 2016 from 7-18 September.

2016-08-27 Ex-Seminarians to Hold Fundraiser for Renovation of Almamater
[Nyasa Times] Ex-seminarians are fundraising for the renovation of their former school -- St. Paul The Apostle Seminary of Mangochi Diocese on 24th September, 2016 holding a dinner and dance at Capital Hotel in Lilongwe.

2016-08-27 Bullets Coach Sacking Goes Beyond Poor Performance
[Nyasa Times] Nyasa Big Bullets decided to unleash the axe on their former nomadic coach Franco Ndawa not only because of poor performance but also his connection with former chairman Sam Chilunga.

2016-08-27 Two Arrested for Being Found in Possession of Indian Hemp
[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Balaka are keeping in custody two men for allegedly being found in possession of eight bags of Indian Hemp.

2016-08-26 Kamlepo Claims DPP Bribes PAC Members to Dethrone Him As Vice-Chair
[Nyasa Times] The firebrand opposition lawmaker Kamlepo Kalua, who is vice chairperson of the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee has claimed that ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is bribing some mebrs of his committee to dethrone him on his position as the vice chairperson because he is critical to President Peter Mutharika and his government by pressing for checks and balances.

2016-08-26 President Mutharika Says Malawi Losing Millions Through Tax Evasion
[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has said Malawi is losing a lot of money through tax evasion and his government will put up mechanisms to halt such malpractice which he said is crippling the economy and development of the country.

2016-08-26 Blantyre Water Board to Improve Services - PRO
[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Water Board (BWB) is determined to improve its services despite incurring monthly losses of K48 million, says BWB Public Relations Officer, Priscilla Mateyu.

2016-08-25 'Hyena-Man' to Spend More Days in the Cooler - Magistrate Fails to Turn Up
[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Chief Resident Magistrate Thom Ligowe who was assigned to take over Eric Aniva "Hyena" case from Nsanje First Grade Magistrate Anderson Masanjala, on Wednesday failed to turn up so as to preside over the trial as he is reportedly outside the country for other official duties.

2016-08-25 Dead Body Discovered in a Gully Pit in Lilongwe
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -A body of a dead man was on Wednesday discovered by some women in Mchesi township behind the carpenters' workshops in Lilongwe.

2016-08-25 MEC Postpones By-Elections Launch Meetings
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has postponed launch meetings for by-elections that were to be held in Mchinji West Constituency and four wards.

2016-08-25 We Buy All Tobacco Under Our Contract - JTI
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Japanese Tobacco International (JTI), one of the tobacco buyers in the country, says the company buys all the tobacco under its contract, and that it offers farmers better prices.

2016-08-25 Government to Conduct Civic Education On Land Bill
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development Atupele Muluzi on Wednesday disclosed that Government has line-up programs on public awareness on land bill.

2016-08-25 Zodiak Tell Its 'Side of Story' to Macra Over Kamlepo Interview
[Nyasa Times] Zodiak Broadcasting Station (ZBS) said it presented its side of the story when the broadcaster's two representative met officials of Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) after being h summoned over remarks Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament vice-chairperson Kamlepo Kalua made during an interview with the radio.

2016-08-25 Govt to Conduct Civic Education On Land Bill - Ministers
[Nyasa Times] Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development Atupele Muluzi on Wednesday disclosed that Government has line-up programs on public awareness on land bill.

2016-08-25 Supuni Takes Power As Maulana Fails to Turn Up - Army Commander Inaugurated By Deputy Minister
[Nyasa Times] In depature to tradiiton, deputy minister of defence Aggrey Massi on Wednesday handed over a sword of command to the newly appointed army commander General Griffin Supuni Phiri at Kamuzu Barracks parade square in Lilongwe replacing geneal Ignacious Maulana.

2016-08-25 Malawi Should Groom New Leaders Now - Kunkuyu Leads Pressure Group, Says Presidency Not Retirement Package
[Nyasa Times] Chairperson of newly formed political pressure group, Transformation Alliance (TA), Moses Kunkuyu has said there is need to its groom future leaders rather than today's stomach leaders.

2016-08-25 Chief Elections Officer Kalonga, Directors Sent On Forced Leave Over Fraud
[Nyasa Times] Senior managers of the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC), including chief elections officer Willie Kalonga, have been forced to go on leave to pave the way for investigations into allegations of financial abuse at the electoral body.

2016-08-25 Airtel Donates K5.5 Million Towards Nation Publications Charity Fun Run - to Help Mzimba Hospital
[Nyasa Times] Airtel Malawi has donated K5.5million towards towards a mothers' day fun run organised by Nation Publication Limited (NPL).

2016-08-25 New Malawi Examination Council Nieac to Administer Jce Exams 2017
[Nyasa Times] The newly formed local examination council, the New iIndependent Examination Administration Council (NIEAC) has said it hopes to start administrating Junior Certificate of Education examination (JCE) in 2017.

2016-08-25 Miss Blantyre Organises a Grand Photo Shoot - Contest Scheduled for 4 November
[Nyasa Times] Management for Miss Blantyre announces the first ever mega photo shoot for all ladies in Blantyre as one way to engage them to a key component of the pageant.

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