Lightning attacks 5 family members

Salima District Hospital last week received five family members who were admitted as victims of a lightning strike. The story was confirmed by Salima Police public relations officer Gift Chitowe who ...

Nice calls for vibrant citizen forums

National Initiative for Civic Education (Nice) Trust has called for vibrant citizen participation in rights and governance issues to promote accountability and transparency in the country. The trust&...

Two years for Marijuana trafficking

The Nkhunga Magistrate’s Court in Nkhotakota on Friday sentenced Charles Kachiminga (29) to two years imprisonment or in default pay a K60000 fine for being found with Cannabis Sativa popularly...

CSO’s vow to keep Mutharika government in check

National Advocacy Platform (NAP) has vowed it will continue putting the Peter Mutharika administration under spotlight although government is working to dividing civil society organisations (CSO̵...

Lightning kills man in Dowa

A 48 year old man identified as Alick Zithera died last week after being struck by lightning while working in his maize field. The incident occurred while the man was seeking shelter from the the rai...

4 year old girl dies in road accident

A four year old girl died on Monday after being hit by a minibus as she tried to cross the road in Chinsapo 2, Lilongwe. The accident happened around 5:30pm when a minibus driven by Samson Banda, 28,...

Teenager jailed 9 years for defilement

Karonga First Grade Magistrate Court has sentenced 19 year old Binam Mwafulirwa to nine years imprisonment with hard labour for engaging in a sexual act with a 13 year old minor. The court heard that...