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Man sentenced to six years for abduction

The Liwonde First Grade Magistrate Court has sentenced a 27-year-old man to six years imprisonment with hard labour for abducting a girl child. Machinga Police Publicist, Constable Davie Sulumba told YFM online that until his…


Government impressed with housing subsidy programme

Government says it is impressed with the progress of the house constructions for the vulnerable under Decent and Affordable Housing Subsidy Programme (DASP). Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development Publicist, Charles Vimtula, said this…


Women, children highly affected by cholera.

Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) says women and children have been highly affected by the cholera outbreak in the country. MRCS Communications and Humanitarian Diplomacy Manager, Felix Washon disclosed when giving the progress of the…


MET predicts rains in southern, central regions

The Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services says Malawians from the central and southern regions should expect rains to resume from January 10. Director of Climate Change and Meteorological Services, Jolamu Nkhokwe said this…


PP expels Uladi, Jooma

The opposition People‚Äôs Party (PP) has fired two of its senior members, Uladi Musa and Ralph Jooma saying the two were bringing in confusion in the party. Uladi Musa told YFM online that the move…


Epayments response impresses MRA

The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has expressed optimism on getting more tax payers to use the Electronic payment(epayments) system. Electronic Payments, (ePayments), is the process of paying taxes online with immediate update of your tax…


NRB dismisses fears of expiry of national IDs

The National Registration Bureau (NRB) has downplayed fears by many Malawians over the emerging differences on expiry dates of the newly released national identity cards. This comes as a response to the numerous questions raised…


Fall Army Worms threaten food security

An agriculturalist has asked government to find a lasting solution to Fall Army worms, which have affected some districts of the country. Tamani Nkhono Mvula told YFM online that, if government had addressed the situation…


YONECO registers great achievements in 2017

Youth Net and Counseling (YONECO) has depicted 2017 as a successful year in its goals of fighting injustices against rights of women, children and youth. Executive Director for YONECO, MacBain Mkandawire told YFM online that…



VSU officers told to priotize victims

Police Commissioner for Eastern Region has asked victim support unit officers to prioritize assisting victims of gender based violence to ensure maximum protection and welfare of the victims. The Commissioner Martha Suwedi made the call…