20 February 2018
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Kasungu, November 16, 2017: As there is usually bad blood between Central Region Water Board (CRWB) and its customers, the board has moved in to establish Water Users Committee (WUC) to deal with customers complaints. The Board’s Public Relations Officer, Zeferino Mitumba said on Wednesday in Kasungu that the committee…
Petrolstation - File photo Lilongwe, November 14, 2017: The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) says construction of new service stations will now undergo tough scrutiny as one way of ensuring safety and quality service delivery from filling stations in the country. This follows the implementation of new laws in liquid,…
E-Ticketing in progress at Zomba Market. Pic by Synd Kalimbuka. MANA ZOMBA, November 10, 2017, MANA: Zomba City Council (ZCC) has adopted the use of point-of-sale machines in collecting market revenue in all its nine markets. The development comes after the council conducted a pilot program where point- of-sale devices…
BLANTYRE, November 09, 2017: The Directorate of Road Traffic and Safety Services has suspended implementation of the adjusted miscellaneous fees, prescribed offences and penalties until further notice, barely two days after the official announcement. In a statement released Thursday, the directorate said it would maintain the prevailing Road Traffic (Miscellaneous…
Lilongwe, November 09, 2017: Unicef has donated five motor vehicles to the Ministry of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development towards easing mobility challenges in some district youth offices in the country. The presentation ceremony was held Wednesday at Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe. Speaking in an interview after handing…
Lilongwe, November 8, 2017: The Directorate of Road Traffic and Road Safety Services (DRTSS) says its decision to revise prescribed offences, penalty and miscellaneous fees aims at raising the level of compliance to traffic regulations by motorists in the country. The institution attributes the present frequent accidents largely to over-speeding,…
Lilongwe, November 7, 2017: Government has warned developers on road reserves would be punished from now and charged of encroachment.  Minister of Transport and Public Works, Jappie Mhango issued the warning Tuesday during a ground breaking ceremony of the upgrading of the parliament roundabout to Bingu National Stadium road which…
Lilongwe, November 7, 2017: Government has described the upgrading of the K6.6 billion parliament roundabout to Bingu stadium road project to dual carriageway as a  milestone for the country’s’ transport sector development. Minister of Transport and Public Works, Jappie Mhango said this Tuesday at Bingu National stadium open ground during…
Mchinji, November 6, 2017: Chief Director in the Ministry of Home Affairs and Internal Security Kennedy Nkhoma says forums between countries sharing boundaries are important in ensuring integration and addressing cross border challenges Nkhoma was speaking in Chipata Zambia on Monday when he led a Malawi delegation to a first…
Lilongwe, November 7, 2017: The Department of Human Resource Management and Development has embarked on a six week exercise to emboss pictures of civil servants in the Human Resource Management Information Systems (HRMIS) as one way of curbing the creation of ghost workers on the payrolls throughout the country. According to…

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Senga-Bay’s women of valour

Senga-Bay’s women of valour

Salima, February 18, 2018: If there are some people who can inspire others that achieving economic success is as easy as flipping the back of your hand, then 39-year Monica Msuku of Senga-Bay in Salima is one of them. “Life is hard when you are clueless in how to solve your problems. Accepting a pr...