Kunkuyu commends youth on political participation

Youth in the country have been commended for taking active role in politics in 2017 despite being denied key decision making positions in political parties. Leader of Transformation Alliance pressure group, Moses Kunkuyu said 2017…


When ignorance sends a minor to prison

“Am so afraid, very much afraid for my child’s father. My child will not be able to grow with her father, who is serving a 14 year custodial sentence,” Eliza (name withheld) starts her extremely…


Cholera outbreak ‘worsening’

Minister of Health and Population Atupele Muluzi has admitted that the cholera outbreak is worsening in the country. Muluzi however told the press in Lilongwe on Thursday that the situation is not yet epidemic. He…


No compromise over MHC Junior Staff Strike

The Malawi Housing Cooperation (MHC) has failed to disclose as to when its management will solve the ongoing dispute over salary increment disparities. MHC junior staff started boycotting work on Wednesday in protest over a…



Malawi Government Ratifies Marrakesh Treaty

Malawi Union of the Blind (MUB) has applauded government for ratifying the Marrakesh treaty which among other things will help visually impaired people to access information. Speaking to YFM Online Executive Director for the Union…





Zimbabwe’s leader promotes ex-army chief

Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appointed as one of his deputies in the ruling party the leader of the military takeover that led to ex-president Robert Mugabe’s overthrow. Constantino Chiwenga recently retired as army…