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2017-03-29 Minibus Operators Threaten to Hike Fares in Lilongwe
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minibus operators in Lilongwe have threatened to hike minibus fares for various routes in the city in reaction to traffic police strict application of regulations especially the one which regulates bus carrying capacity.

2017-03-29 Sex Workers' Executive Committee Named
[Malawi News Agency] Phalombe -Sex Workers in Phalombe have elected a committee which is going to look into the welfare of sex workers in the district for the next three years.

2017-03-29 Govt in Massive Road Rehabilitation Works
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The Roads Authority (RA) with funding from Roads Administration has budgeted public funds for the procurement of various works in the 2017/2018 financial year aimed at maintaining and rehabilitating roads and bridges across the country.

2017-03-29 Mulanje Water Project Rolls Out June
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Blantyre Water Board says it expects the Mulanje Water Project to roll out in June this year.

2017-03-29 Harambee Stars to Face Malawi in Machakos
[Nation] After their weekend triumph over the Democratic Republic of Congo, Harambee Stars' next engagement will be against Malawi at home.

2017-03-29 Two in Custody for Possession of Medical Drugs Without Licence
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Police in Lilongwe have arrested two people for being found in possession of medical drugs without licence at Nsundwe and Mkanga trading centres.

2017-03-28 Angry Mob Kill Cattle Theft Suspect
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -An angry mob on Sunday night killed a 39 year-old man suspected of stealing cattle in Lilongwe.

2017-03-27 Police Intercept 17 Trucks Smuggling Maize to Tanzania
[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Chitipa on Sunday confiscated 17 trucks loaded with bags of 270 tonnes of maize which was being smuggling to Tanzania.

2017-03-27 Mutharika's Remarks on Alliance Made Out of Ignorance - MP Banda
[Nyasa Times] Balaka North member of parliament Lucius Banda who has been against his party United Democratic Front (UDF) to be in a working alliance with ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has come back fighting at President Peter Mutharika for his remarks that the two parties working relations would continue despite his opposition.

2017-03-27 Four Jailed 22 Years for Murder, Robbery
[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Magistrates Court has slapped with lengthy jail term four people including a murder suspect for robbery and conspiracy to commit a crime.

2017-03-27 Feasibility Study Not Done for Lake Malawi Water Project
[Nyasa Times] There has been no feasibility study yet for the construction of water pipeline from Salima to Lilongwe to tap water from Lake Malawi, Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) who owns the contract has confirmed.

2017-03-26 U.S. University Confers Honorary Doctorate On Prophet Bushiri - Report
[Nyasa Times] Therapon University in the US has conferred an honorary degree on Prophet Shepherd Bushiri, leader and founder of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG).

2017-03-25 IMF Asks Govt to Tame Domestic Debt
[CSJNews] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has asked Malawi to tame its propensity for domestic debt.

2017-03-24 Former President Banda Addresses Members of U.S. Congress
[Nyasa Times] Malawi's former president Joyce Banda on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, addressed some members of the United States Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, United States of America.

2017-03-24 Ruling Party Has Thug-Like Leadership, Says Activist Manganya
[Nyasa Times] Social commentator, activist and comedian Michael Usi , who is popularly known as 'Manganya', on Thursday night addressed the nation through a 40 minute radio speech which was delivered in a form of a Church sermon and somehow like a political rally with a background of people singing praise songs, cheering and ululations.

2017-03-25 Phalombe Crowned Volleyball Champions
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Phalombe Volleyball Team are champions after defeating Mulomba and Migowi volleyball teams at Mulomba in Phalombe.

2017-03-24 Agriculture Top Official Denied Bail Over 'Maizegate'
[Nyasa Times] A magistrate court in Nsanje has refused to grant bail to ADMARC Marketing Officer in the district who faces charges of theft of 15, 121 kilogrammes of government maize and rice valued K4, 070,500.

2017-03-24 Ignore Bushiri At Your Own Political Peril for 2019 Elections
[Nyasa Times] Yes. You heard me correctly: ignore Bushiri at your own political peril (read political defeat). For some reasons, speculation is none of my anatomy but you see, Papa (or is it Pope?)Major 1 Prophet Shepard Bushiri ( due to space limitation accorded to this article, allow me to denote him with just "Bushiri" although all protocols have been observed - thus where I have used the name Bushiri barely without the associated colours and titles, please feel to add as many suffixes as you can) has more than count

2017-03-24 Legend Kayira Faults Football Body for Sidelining Local Coaches
[Nyasa Times] Malawi football legend, Peterkins Kayira, says it is an insult for the country's soccer governing body, FAM, to sideline local coaches without a CAF A license from the national coaching job.

2017-03-23 Life Expectancy Now 63.9 - UN
[Nyasa Times] Malawi has made "slight" improvement in its Human Development Index ranking over the previous year and ranks 170 among the 188 countries surveyed for human development, a new UN report has said.

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