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Thyolo, June 10: Thyolo District Community Development Officer (DCDO) Charles Kamlanje has emphasized the need that Village Savings Loan (VSL) groups should work together so that they should not differ in their day to day business. Kamlanje was speaking after presenting certificates to Thyolo based Village Savings Loan groups that…
Nkhotakota, June 10: Dwasco Savings and Credit Cooperative (SACCO) in Nkhotakota has began picking up by making a profit of MK1.2 million in 2013 after it made a loss of MK31 million in 2012.  This was revealed during its 20th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Dwangwa in Nkhotakota. In…
Mulanje, June 7: One of the commercial banks operating in the country, Inde Bank says providing economic empowerment to people with disabilities is one of the vital elements of economic development in the country. Secretary for the Bank, Allan Muhome, made the remarks during a hand over ceremony in which…
Lilongwe, June 7: National Governing Council (NGC) member for the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP, Goodal Gondwe, was on Friday sworn in as Finance, Economic Planning & Development Minister. The occasion took place in Lilongwe at Mtunthama State Residence and it was presided over by Clerk to Cabinet, Enerst Kantchentche.…
Mzimba, June 6: At least 10 girls drop out of school monthly in Mzimba District due to lack of parental care as most fathers are fond of migrating to South Africa for gainful employment, the district’s authorities say. District Social Welfare Officer Grace Mvula lamented during a Child Protection Committee…
  PRESS RELEASE             In exercise of the powers conferred upon the President by section 92(1) as read with section 94(1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Malawi, it has pleased His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, President of the Republic of Malawi to appoint Honourable Goodall Edward Gondwe…
Karonga, June 3: The delay by the Ministry of Education Science and Technology to remit millions of Kwacha to Tikwere Community Savings and Credit Cooperative Society (SACCO) in 2013 has created fear amongst teachers in Chitipa and Karonga that the institution might close down since it is operating on loss.…
Lilongwe, May 30: Member-owned Community Savings and Investment Promotion (Cosmip) Cooperative Union has asked the next government to embrace the cooperative movement saying it has potential to turn around Malawi’s economy and save the country from overdependence on subsidies. The Union’s Business Development Specialist Harold Dunga made the appeal in…
Blantyre, May 29: The Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) has reiterated its commitment to continue flushing out uncertified weighing scales in an inspection exercise currently underway in all trading centres across the country. MBS Director General, Davlin Chokazinga told the Malawi News Agency in an interview that the exercise would…
Mzimba, May 29: Local Economic Development (LED) project aims at improving the socioeconomic wellbeing of local population is implementing projects that will improve the lives of people who are economically poor.  The project is being implemented through the Local Development Fund (LDF) under four components and targeting the economically active…

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Seeking divine intervention through social media

Seeking divine intervention through social media

Phalombe, July 12, 2019: Social media networks like WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter have changed lives of Malawians in many aspects, be it in political, socioeconomic and religious circles. In the religious arena, social media has to some extent revolutionised the preaching of the Gospel. Social me...