Umthetho Cultural Festival clocks 12

The Jere Ngoni annual cultural festival, Umthetho will this year clock 12 years and organisers  say they are proud of the  achievements over the years. This year’s commemorations are ...

Treasury reviewing double taxation pacts

Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development says it is reviewing old double taxation agreements with other countries. This follows concerns from tax justice campaigners who say that double...

Mental illness is no barrier

Blessings Chipeta wants you to know that it is exhausting to fight a war inside your head every day, but you cannot catch mental illness by being kind. “Mental illness is like malaria or any ot...

Kukoma Diamonds beefing up squad

Local netball powerhouse Kukoma Diamonds have set out on a drive to beef up its squad as they look forward to repeat last season’s impressive showing. This follows the team’s sponsor Capi...

Bullets, Nomads seek govt funding

Privately-owned football clubs Nyasa Big Bullets and Be Forward Wanderers have asked for direct budgetary support from Treasury. Bullets, owned by Nyasa Manufacturing Company (NMC), want government t...

Mulli payout haunts government

Two Cabinet ministers have stammered on why government is now enforcing liability for demonstration damages on organisers yet Capital Hill paid K3 billion to Leston Mulli-owned firms for destructions...

No funding for Blantyre stadium

Construction of a new stadium in Blantyre has suffered yet another blow after government for the second consecutive time failed to disburse funds allocated for the project in the  just-ended 201...