Central, Malawi Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Central, Malawi.

Results 1 - 20 of 968 in Central, Malawi

  1. Stars play MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    National soccer team, Taifa Stars, take on Malawi ''The Flames' in an international friendly match at the CCM Kirumba Stadium in Mwanza today. Malawi squad, comprising 18 players, arrived in Mwanza on Friday afternoon ready for the match.

    Comment?

  2. Malawi to burn its A 5m ivory stockpile this week - and demonstrate...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Independent

    Plans for the world's most expensive bonfire proves that saving the elephant is ultimately worth more to the impoverished country Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The world's poorest country is to make the world's most expensive bonfire.

    Comment?

  3. The making of KampalaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    The journey. From a small 'knoll' on the top of Kampala hill, the capital of Uganda was born.

    Comment?

  4. More than a resortRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Lake Victoria Serena Resort offers uniquely styled accommodation on shores of Lake Victoria and has other facilities, writes Joseph Ssemutooke. Before I set foot at the place last week, I had heard of 'the other Serena' sitting somewhere in Kigo on the shores of Lake Victoria, a few kilometres off the highway to Entebbe Airport from the township of Lweza.

    Comment?

  5. UN scales down troop size in DR CongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Vision

    The UN Security Council on Thursday voted to cut 2,000 troops from the UN peacekeeping force in the Democratic Republic of Congo despite calls from Kinshasa for a bigger drawdown. The 15-member council unanimously adopted a resolution that provides for the troop cuts in the 20,000-strong MONUSCO force, the UN's biggest peace operation.

    Comment?

  6. Amavubi get the buzz in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Umupira

    By no stretch of the imagination can Rwanda be described as a powerhouse of African football. But in the space of a year the Wasps have improved to an extent that is matched by very few countries.

    Comment?

  7. President receives US Special Envoy for Sudan, leaves for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Monitor

    President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday left for China to attend the Boao Forum for Asia shortly he had received and held a meeting with the visiting US Special Envoy for Sudan, Ambassador Donald Booth, who called on him at State House, Entebbe. The President and his guest discussed issues affecting the region.

    Comment?

  8. Expansion works on Northern Bypass expected to ease tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. The second phase of expanding the Kampala Northern Bypass has started. While conducting a spot check on various areas of the project's coverage including Busega, Gayaza and Namanve, Mr Francesco Franca, the Mota-Engil, Engenharia E Construcao SA country manager, told journalists they would focus on improving on the road network's drainage system, expansion and road surfaces.

    Comment?

  9. Transport costs to reduce after Central Corridor improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. Ugandan traders will soon have an alternative and cheaper route to transport their goods once the projected improvement of the Central Corridor through Dar es Salaam Port is complete.

    Comment?

  10. Malawians want A 100m for UK attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Mail & Guardian

    Freedom denied: Political detainees in the Kanjedza prison camp in Nyasaland in 1959. British colonial forces detained more than 1 300 people during a state of emergency.

    Comment?

  11. Court extends criminal summons against KiyingiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | New Vision

    NAKAWA Chief Magistrate's Court has extended criminal summons against a Ugandan Cardiologist based in Australia, Doctor Aggrey Kiyingi in connection with the recent murder of two prominent Muslim clerics. The same court has also remanded five people that were charged together with Dr. Kiyingi on the counts of murder, terrorism, attempted murder, crimes against humanity and an alternative count of aiding and abetting terrorism, all of which are contrary to the Penal Code Act.

    Comment?

  12. Project aims to lower lightning deaths in Africa, targets schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Washington Post

    With thunderstorms in the forecast after our long winter, it's time to review the basic lightning safety rule: When you see lightning or hear thunder, no matter how far away, take shelter in a substantial building - one with electrical wiring and plumbing - or in a vehicle with a hard top. This, and other lightning safety messages over the past several years have taught many Americans to immediately take shelter from lightning, cutting the U.S. lightning death rate from more than 400 per year early in the 20th century to less than 30 today, Ronald Holle, a meteorologist with Vaisala, Inc., told a session on lightning safety at the American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting in Phoenix in January.

    Comment?

  13. Giraneza: Burying the hatchet with my family's killersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Abiwacu

    John Giranez 40, a Genocide survivor and resident of Batima cell, Rweru sector of Bugesera districtsays that unity and reconciliation program enabled him to marry from the family that killed his relatives during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. After embracing unity and reconciliation, John Giraneza married Jeanne Uwimana from the family of Ngirinshuti, who played a role in the death of up to 34 relatives of Giraneza during the genocide.

    Comment?

  14. Lebanese Assist 16 StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Ghanamma.com

    The Lebanese community in Ghana has taken its educational programme a notch higher by awarding scholarships to 16 students from various tertiary institutions in the country. Unlike the community's previous award scheme, this year's benefitted tertiary students from deprived areas, particularly from the Central and the Northern Regions.

    Comment?

  15. Tazca Connects delivers LTE solution in Lilongwe for Globe InternetRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Tazca Connects has announced that it is deploying its 'LTE-as-a-Service' in Malawi's capital Lilongwe for local broadband operator Globe Internet Limited. The 4G service is powered by a Distributed Mobile Packet Core software platform from Lemko Corporation that will allow easy, reliable and cost-effective 4G core, and allows for lower on-going operational expenses.

    Comment?

  16. Global Fund redirects $574 mln from Malawi AIDS councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | AlertNet

    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies.

    Comment?

  17. Global Fund cancels $574 mln for fighting AIDS in MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | AlertNet

    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies.

    Comment?

  18. Nigeria vs Uganda: International debut beckoning for 5 local based starsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PressReleasePoint

    The Uganda Cranes will play Nigeria today in an intentional friendly at the magnificent Akwa Ibom Stadium in Uyo state. kick off time is 6pm local time, 8pm in Uganda.

    Comment?

  19. Santa Monica Physician Leads Mission to AfricaRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The LookOut news

    West Africa's Ebola outbreak had just begun its deadly march from rural villages to the capital cities of Freetown in Sierra Leone and Monrovia in Liberia when Santa Monica pediatrician Dr. Bob Hamilton decided -- reluctantly -- to pull the plug on his missionary clinic treating villager in Guinea Bassau on the continent's west coast. Responsible for the safety of his 40-member Lighthouse Medical Mission team, which included several young people working as helpers in the clinic, Hamilton took the step to cut short last year's mission out of an abundance of caution, after just two days in Africa.

    Comment?

  20. Kalangala gets another ferryRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Monitor

    The Minister of State for Trade and Industry, Mr David Wakikona, asked the people of Kalangala to use the ferry to take their agricultural produce to markets outside their district Kalangala District has received a second ferry which is expected to ease transport between the Lake Victoria islands and Masaka District. MV Ssese, which was commissioned by Works minister John Byabagambi at Lukku Landing Site last week, joins MV Pearl, which plies the Bukakata-Lukku landing sites routes.

    Comment?