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2014-09-19 UN Secretary General Commends Malawi for Its Achievements
[Malawi News Agency]New York -, Mana: The secretary general of the United Nations, Ban-Ki-Moon has applauded Malawi for a number of achievements it has made in the running of its affairs.

2014-09-19 Lilongwe Police Arrest Five People Over Murder
[Malawi News Agency]Lilongwe -: Police in Lilongwe have arrested five people on allegations that they murdered a 26 year old woman Faith Chembezi of Nyozo Village in Traditional Authority Kabudula in Lilongwe who was working as a nurse at Nkhoma Mission Hospital in the district.

2014-09-19 National Labour Party Executive Committee Grabs Jumbe By the Neck
[Malawi News Agency]Blantyre -New Labour Party (NLP) National Executive Committee (NEC) has condemned and rejected the public announcement made by the Party's former President, Friday Jumbe on 9th September, 2014 in which he purported to have dissolved the party.

2014-09-18 Insecurity Haunts Lilongwe Residents
[Malawi24]People in the capital, Lilongwe have expressed worry over the increased sustained security lapses in most areas in the week just gone by as issues of vandalism and theft were so rampant, calling on police to tighten the impending security.

2014-09-19 Tight Security Ahead of Blantyre Derby
[Malawi24]Police in Blantyre have assured soccer loving fans that security at Kamuzu Stadium will be intact when the two giants in football Mighty Wanderers and Big Bullets meet each other on Saturday afternoon in the TNM Super League.

2014-09-19 Formers President, Akweni Rivalry Rages On
[Malawi24]The rivalry between two vocal politicians in the country former President Joyce Banda and minister of Gender, Children and Social Welfare, Patricia Kaliati has seemingly gotten to its course again.

2014-09-18 Flames Move Eight Steps Up on Latest Fifa Rank
[Malawi24]The Malawi National Football Team, the Flames have moved eight places up to 98 in the World and 26 in Africa on the latest FIFA ranks released by the world Football governing body.

2014-09-18 Malawi - UPR Submission September 2014
[HRW]Women's Rights

2014-09-19 Local Artistes Win Malawi Kudos
[Times of Zambia]MALAWIAN musician and composer Kimba Mutanda has commended local artistes for their effort in perfecting smash hits that have seen Zambian music being appreciated in that country.

2014-09-19 Health Sciences on Child Health Improvement Project
[Malawi News Agency]Mchinji -The Malawi College of Health Sciences has promised to embark on one year Community Systems Strengthening for equitable maternal, newborn and child health (COSYST-MNCH) project to improve levels of maternal newborn and child health in communities in Mchinji district.

2014-09-19 Inside Battle Looms in Jumbe's NLP
[Malawi24]Friday Jumbe President of the New Labour Party (NLP) which contested in the controversial May 20 polls, might have been a victim of the adage 'If you cannot beat them join, them' as his earlier sentiments to have the party disbanded and subsequently have the entire National Executive Council (NEC) join ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) have raised inside war in the party, Malawi24 can disclose.

2014-09-19 Teenage Jailed for Attempting Suicide
[Malawi24]The Dalton court in Limbe has sentenced 17 year old Pearson Mpatsoka, to fifteen months Imprisonment with Hard Labour (IHL) for attempting suicide.

2014-09-19 Malawi BBA Hotshots Housemates Unknown As Three Others Are Announced
[Malawi24]Malawians who fancy one of Africa's renowned television shows, Big Brother Africa season 9 which will this year be called Big Brother Hotshots are still in dire anticipation of who will represent the country at show as three housemates from other countries have been announced.

2014-09-19 Sr. Martha Tepero Celebrates 25 Years of Serving the Lord
[Malawi News Agency]Mangochi -Parents and guardians of children in the Catholic Church have been encouraged to help their wards respond and pursue various vocations in the church through sisterhood and priesthood, among others.

2014-09-19 Malawi Govt Launches 2014 International Candlelight Memorial, HIV Testing, Counseling Week
[Malawi News Agency]Lilongwe -Government on Thursday officially launched the 2014 International Candlelight Memorial, HIV testing and Counseling Week.

2014-09-18 Mangochi Residents Hail Joint Security Operation
[Malawi News Agency]Mangochi -Residents in Mangochi have hailed the recent joint security patrol operations by the country's security agents within the central business district and its peripherals describing it as a giant leap at busting crime.

2014-09-18 SADC Want ICT Roles Recognized to Boost Economy
[Malawi News Agency]Lilongwe -Minister of Information, Tourism and Culture, Kondwani Nankhumwa says Government is vigilant to utilize the Southern African Internet Forum (SAIGF) to set up e-governance laws to monitor progress on e-commerce.

2014-09-18 Parents Crucial in Condomize Campaign - Govt
[Malawi News Agency]Thyolo -Deputy Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Youth Symon Maliko has appealed to parents and guardians to encourage the youths to use a condom if they cannot abstain from indulging in sex to control the spread of HIV.

2014-09-18 Fate of Nsanje Port Rests in Feasibility Study Outcome
[Malawi News Agency]Whether the multi Million dollar Nsanje inland port project becomes merely a place for tourist attraction or be used for its intended transportation purpose lays in the outcome of the ongoing detailed feasibility study to be out early next year.

2014-09-18 'Malawi to Be Trachoma Free By 2018'
[Malawi News Agency]Nsanje -There are prospects that Malawi will be a trachoma free country by 2018 as Blantyre Institute for Community Ophthalmology (BICO) and other NGOs are engaged in a five year Trachoma elimination project in the country effective this year.

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