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2017-04-24 Civil Society Leaders Demand Elections Body Chair's Resignation
[Nyasa Times] Powerful civil society leaders are demanding the resignations of Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) chair Jane Ansah and graft busting body.

2017-04-24 Political Parties Pay Tribute to Helen Singh
[Nyasa Times] Tributes have been paid by Malawi political parties following the death of Helen Singh, the president of United Independence Party (UIP) under which she contested for the presidential seat in 2014 tripartite elections.

2017-04-24 Thousands Mourn Political Icon Chirwa
[Malawi News Agency] Mzimba -Thousands of people which included Businessmen, Politicians and government officials on Friday converged at Yoramu Village in Traditional Authority Mabilabo in Mzimba to pay homage to the Political icon Robson Watayachanga Chirwa who passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Area 10 Private Clinic in Lilongwe.

2017-04-24 President Pledges Never to Leave Out Women in His Development Agenda
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -President Prof. Peter Mutharika has pledged never to leave out women in his government's development agendas.

2017-04-24 Flames Down but Not Out, Says New Coach
[Nyasa Times] It would be unwise to count out Malawi national football team now in the wake of 1-0 loss to Madagascar in Championship of African Nations (Chan) first leg at Stade Municipal de Mahamasina in Antananarivo, head coach coach Ronny van Geneugden has said.

2017-04-24 Women Should Upgrade in Education - First Lady
[Nyasa Times] First Lady Gertrude Mutharika has encouraged all women in the country to strive in upgrading their education levels.

2017-04-24 Anti-Corruption Boss Kondowe Under Fire
[Nyasa Times] A group of civil society organisations (CSOs) has demanded the immediate resignations of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) director Lucas Kondowe, for what they called gross incompetence.

2017-04-24 Church Elder and Guard Tried for Theft of Church Property
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -A church elder and a security guard fromBwaila Church of Central African Presbyterian (CCAP) in Lilongwe are answering charges in connection with theft of church property.

2017-04-24 Health Advocates Ask Govt to Stop Hospital Fees
[Nyasa Times] Health advocates, who include the powerful Actionaid, Oxfam and Save the Children, are up in arms, asking the government to halt its decision to introduce paying wards in public district hospitals.

2017-04-24 Ruling Party, Opposition Politicians Fight at Funeral
[Nyasa Times] A fracas broke out in Kasungu on Saturday at the at the funeral of Chief Lukwa's mother as the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and main opposition, the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) fought for supremacy at the funeral.

2017-04-24 Mutharika Pledges Never to Leave Out Women in His Development Agenda
[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has pledged never to leave out women in his government's development agenda.

2017-04-24 High Court Rebuffs Law Society On Water Project
[Nyasa Times] The High Court in Zomba has rejected granting of an injunction to halt the Lake Malawi water supply project being done by Khato Civils on behalf of the Lilongwe Water Board (LWB).

2017-04-24 First Lady Encourages Women to Upgrade in Education
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -First Lady Dr. Gertrude Mutharika Saturday encouraged all women in the country to strive in upgrading their education levels.

2017-04-24 Politician Kunkuyu Visits Wandale in Custody
[Nyasa Times] Leader of the vocal political movement Transformation Alliance (T.A) Moses Kunkuyu on Friday evening visited detained Peoples Land Organization (PLO) leader Vincent Wandale at Lilongwe Police in Area 3 in the capital city.

2017-04-24 More Unfinished Projects in Blantyre City Council's 2016-17 Budget
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Blantyre city residents are dissatisfied with how the Blantyre city council conducted its development projects in the 2016-2017 Budget.

2017-04-24 Musician Mwathunga Releases Single
[Nyasa Times] Gifted with a golden voice, another promising worship Singer Lia Mwathunga has released a single titled 'I need your strength' which has already gone viral on different social media platforms with many describing it as a song full of grace.

2017-04-24 Group Donates Towards Boat Tragedy
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -A WhatsApp forum, Malawi Weather Chasers, on Friday donated K163, 000 towards the Mlowe boat tragedy through the Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA).

2017-04-24 Wanderers Yet to Get Bus Ipite Ownership Certification
[Nyasa Times] In a dramatic turn of events Might Be Forward Wanderers are yet to get ownership documents for a bus they won in the Bus Ipite Bonanza organised by Luso TV three months ago.

2017-04-24 Capitalizing On Climate Change to Achieve Food Security
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The 2016-2017 Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development first crop estimate survey indicated that Malawi is expecting to register a higher maize output than the year before with survey results showing that the country's staple grain will chalk 35.9 percent production gain.

2017-04-24 Jamaican Musician Hill to Perfom in Lilongwe
[Nyasa Times] Son to late Joseph Hill who was leader of the famous Jamaican based Reggae Group Culture is expected to perform live in Malawi on 3rd June 2017 courtesy of Impakt Events.

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