January 27th, 2013

Intra Energy starts coal mine development in Malawi

Posted on 27 Jan 2013 at 9:19pm

(MENAFN – ProactiveInvestors – Australia) *Intra Energy (ASX:IEC) has progressed its Eastern African regional expansion strategy by acquiring coal licences including that of an operational mine in Malawi.

The concessions include the operating Nkhachira Coal Mine within Mining Licence ML0143/2005 and three Exclusive Prospecting Licences (EPL), located in the north of Malawi, west of the town of Karonga.

Intra Energy has established a joint venture company Malcoal Mining in which it has 90% interest and CMI has 10% free carried interest.

The three EPLs were granted to CMI which were acquired by Intra Energy for 800,000 and a loan…

Chikumbutso Mtumodzi and the “Malawi Fashion Week 2013”

Posted on 27 Jan 2013 at 1:57pm

Chikumbutso Mtumodzi has always stressed that Malawi it’s the only country in the world where he is not called a foreigner, as such there is need to fully and whole heartedly devote his time and energy being part of the team to launch the first ever Fashion Week in Malawi.

Chikumbutso a journalist by training is a holder of Masters Degree in Management and currently a Master in Public Administration – MPA candidate with Bolton University. His zeal and interest in Fashion dates back to the mid 90’s when he was writing entertainment stories and involved in similar activities like the Miss Malawi Beauty Contest event. He believes that Malawi…