February 14th, 2014

Uncertainty over having a Miss Malawi Beauty Pageant this year

Posted on 14 Feb 2014 at 10:40pm

Hopes of having a Miss Malawi Beauty Pageant this year (2014) are falling short as organizers are having financial and licensing difficulties.

The last organizers of the Miss Malawi Beauty Pageant have disclosed that they are failing to hold a new contest due to Licensing and financial problems they are experiencing.

This was disclosed in an interview by Vitu Kamanga who was behind the last pageant held in 2011 which crowned Susan Mtegha as Miss Malawi.

“The biggest issue has been about licensing, as you know the licensing is not owned by the Ministry,…

Man flees from mob justice, hands himself to police

Posted on 14 Feb 2014 at 1:22pm

As the presentation of nomination papers by presidential candidates in the forthcoming Tripartite Election is underway at COMESA, some people are taking advantage of the gatherings to steal from unsuspecting party loyalists.

An unidentified man on Wednesday escaped mob justice when he was caught trying to steal a cell phone from a woman’s handbag as people enjoyed music from Lucius Banda while United Democratic Front candidate, Atupele Muluzi presented his papers to the Malawi Electoral Commission.

When the owner shouted for help, the mob, believed to be UDF supporters, descended on the man who had dreadlocks beating and stamping…