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Sub-Saharan Africa AIDS deaths could double this year due to COVID-19

More than 500,000 could die if the delivery of healthcare to HIV victims is disrupted during pandemic. In 2018 an estimated 470,000 people died of...

MALAWI: Only 75% HIV-infected receiving life-saving medication

According to health statistics, a number of people, who are living with diagnosed HIV, exceeds one million in Malawi — with about 75% of...

Prince Harry avoids questions by journalist in Malawi before announcing law...

Prince Harry was not open to taking questions during his visit to the Mauwa Health Centre on Tuesday in Blantyre, Malawi, before he announced...

Malawi: Mutharika’s lawyer Mbeta rebuffed by court over documents 

The Constitutional Court on Wednesday rejected a notice by a lawyer representing President Peter Mutharika to use a Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) checklist of...

Malawi: Police arrest 20 over demonstration violence

Police in Lilongwe, Malawi arrested 20 people for damaging property and looting shops during demonstrations organized by the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) early...

President Nyusi praises Mozambicans living peacefully with Malawians

Speaking at an election rally, Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi praised the residents of Tsangano district for their peaceful coexistence with Malawians. President Nyusi was speaking in...

Malawi court dismisses government petition against protests

A High Court in Malawi has dismissed a request to ban all post-election protests by the government. The demonstrations which have been going on for...

Malawi female police official attacked and stripped naked by protesters

Women rights activists Faustace Chirwa and Emily Banda have condemned the disgraceful act by protestors who attacked and stripped naked a female police officer...

Mozambique arranges Ebola screening at Malawi border

Mozambique has set up disease checkpoints at its border with Malawi as a protection against a deadly Ebola outbreak. According to the WHO data,...

Empty nets as overfishing and climate change sap Lake Malawi

Lake Chilwa in Malawi is drying up, and the around 7,000 people who live around it and who rely heavily on it for their...

US: Malawi must peacefully resolve electoral dispute

The United States Embassy in Malawi released a statement this week urging authorities to stop abusing citizens’ rights and allow them to protest peacefully. The...

Malawian woman arrested for drug smuggling in Zambia

A Malawian woman has been arrested in Zambia after she was caught with more than 17.85 kgs of ephedrine in 36 handbags. Zambia Drug Enforcement...

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