MACRA News

MACRA and MPS sign MoU on spectrum management

MACRA has signed a memorandum of understanding on spectrum management with the Malawi Police Service (MPS). Both parties have a mutual responsibility through their respective jurisdictions to ensure that ICTs assist in achieving institutional and national goals. Among others, the…

Lilongwe hosts Communication Regulators from COMESA region

The 12th Annual General Meeting for the Association of Regulators of Information and Communication for Eastern and Southern Africa (ARICEA) recently took place in the capital Lilongwe. Director of Information, Gedion Munthali, told delegates during the meeting’s official opening that they…

Roam like local, Minister asks SADC states

ICT Minister, Honourable Nicholas Dausi, recently urged participants at the Communication Regulators Association of Southern Africa (CRASA) committee meetings to make the life of ICT consumer easier when they visit each other within the SADC region. He was speaking at the official…

MACRA team during a Courtesy call in Geneva

ITU’s Director of Telecommunications Development Bureau, Mr. Ibrahima Sanou, tells MACRA ITU will always partner with its members to support ICT initiatives that are in line with ITU agenda. In the picture is Mr. Sanou with MACRA team during a…

ICT Minister visits MACRA

Minister of ICT, Hon. Nicholas Dausi, recently commended MACRA for establishing telecenters in the country’s rural areas which he said are a stepping stone towards the achievement of universal access to ICT  services. The Minister made the remarks when he…

New legislations to help fight cyber crime

As Malawi moves closer to its first ever national cybersecurity strategy, the Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) says the development of the strategy has been boosted by the recent signing into law of the E-transactions and Communications Bills by the…

MACRA stakes a claim in eliminating HIV/AIDS

A moment of silence was observed in remembrance of all those who died of HIV/AIDS.   MACRA has staked a claim in helping Malawi eliminate HIV/AIDS by 2030. This was part of the speech by the organisation’s Director General, Godfrey…