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Lilongwe, February 18, 2018: Scandi Gruppen AB, a Swedish company that exports electronic duplicating devices and other high-end machines, has partnered with Malawi’s Beata Holdings Limited for the supply and servicing of business machines in the country. Scandi Gruppen AB’s Managing Director Tryggve Erlandsson announced the sealing of the deal…
Mangochi, February 18, 2018: People who consider themselves as ‘untouchables’ in Mangochi are frustrating the council’s revenue collection, Mangochi District Commissioner (DC), Reverend Moses Chimphepo, disclosed on Saturday. The DC made the revelation at a full council meeting where committees were presenting reports on how they had performed in the…
Phalombe, February 18, 2018: Phalombe district council has urged people in the district to refrain from using burnt bricks and embrace the concept of cement bricks concept in order to protect the environment. District Housing Officer Fackson Chidzalo made the remarks on Friday in an interview with Malawi News Agency.…
Chiradzulu, February 16, 2018: Chiefs in Chiradzulu have been asked to take a leading role in ensuring that Social Cash Transfer programme benefits the targeted beneficiaries. Chief Social Welfare Officer in the Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare Inoncent Phiri made the remarks on Thursday at Chiradzulu boma…
Lilongwe, February 16, 2018: Finance Minister Goodall Gondwe said on Friday that the country will not experience any food scarcity as widely feared by many people in the wake of a dry spell that has affected most districts in the country. Gondwe made the assurance in in Parliament during the…
Mchinji, February 16, 2018: Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) on Thursday organised a civic education meeting with cross border traders in Mchinji to bring informal traders into the formal system. In his remarks, MRA Taxpayer Education Manager, Mc Hizzal Kawanga said during the meeting although Malawians are doing well in paying…
Lilongwe, February 15, 2018: The renowned poet of the moment known as Robert Chiwamba has released a poem on entrepreneurship titled ‘Wachinyamata ndi bomba’ under Skills and Technical Education Programme (STEP) for which he is currently representing as a brand ambassador. The poem is aimed at calling all the youths…
  NSANJE, February 13, 2018: Construction of the Nsanje Boma Market has started after the district council successfully evicted vendors last month who were reluctant to leave on condition that they should be compensated. A visit by Malawi News Agency (Mana) to the K236Million market project on Monday established that…
Lilongwe, 12 February, 2018: People of Lumbe Village in Traditional Authority Mlonyeni are all smiles following a total transformation of their village from a traditional settlement  to a modern, well-planned locality under a MK 1 billion project by businessman Simbi Phiri who owns Khato Holdings. The massive humanitarian construction sees…
Lilongwe, February 9, 2018: Malawi Government has warned the general public that the State of Qatar has banned entry of a number of tobacco products and its derivatives into its territories. Government gave the warning through a press release made available to Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Friday and signed…

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Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

 Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

Lilongwe, May 22: Floods have become a common occurrence in most parts of Malawi and the resulting damage has had far reaching consequences on individual lives and their communities. For people of Group Village Headman (GVH) Dzindevu and the surrounding areas in Dedza have been part of the statisti...