Thousands celebrate end of Mugabe era

Jubilant scenes are unfolding on the streets of Zimbabwe’s capital Harare, as protests demanding the resignation of President Robert Mugabe have turned to a celebration of the army’s role in ending his grip on power….


Speaker says Chakwera disrespected Mutharika

The Speaker of the Malawi National Assembly Richard Msowoya on Friday ruled that the Leader of Opposition Lazarus Chakwera disrespected President Peter Mutharika through his response to the State of the Nation Address (SONA). Delivering…


Government starts paying teachers’ leave grants

Government has started paying the 2017/2018 leave grants for teachers in the country. Teachers Union of Malawi (TUM) Secretary General Charles Kumchenga has confirmed the development to YFM online. “A lot of teachers from Phalombe…



Zimbabwe tension to affect Malawi’s economy

The National Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME) has warned that if political tension in Zimbabwe continues, the business sector in Malawi will be greatly affected since the country is the Malawi’s second trading…


Malawi in dental and oral health campaign

Government has advised Malawians to observe their diet in order to prevent different mouth diseases. The advice has come following the National Dental and Oral Health Week where Malawians are encouraged to regularly check the…


Remotest areas yet to benefit from FISP

Some areas in the country have not yet received the agriculture materials under the 2017/2018 Farm Input Subsidy Program (FISP) as they are hard to reach. This has been disclosed to YFM by the Spokesperson…


Mugabe ‘resisting calls to resign’

Zimbabwe’s long-time President Robert Mugabe is reportedly refusing to step down immediately, despite growing calls for his resignation. The 93-year-old was put under house arrest during a military takeover on Wednesday, amid a power struggle…


Government calls for integrity in the NGO sector

Government has asked non-governmental organizations in the country to discharge their duties with utmost integrity. The Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Dr. Jean Kalirani made the call in Lilongwe on Thursday during…


BLAZE sends reassuring shots

Afro pop sensation ‘Blaze’ of Mwini Zinthu fame, has promised Malawian music lovers to expect fireworks in his newly released track titled ‘undidalire’. The 2016 UMP award winning artist for Best Song of the year,…