23 November 2017
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Kasaila: Youth must create jobs - File Photo Zomba, July 28, 2017: The youth in the country have been urged to venture into entrepreneurship and not just wait to secure white collar jobs.  Minister of Labour, Manpower Development, Youth and Sports, Francis Kasaila made the remarks on Friday in Zomba,…
Lilongwe, July 27, 2017: The Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has disclosed that the economy now is recovering from the shocks that it has had over the past five years such as that of major devaluation in 2012, cashgate in 2013 and weather vulnerability in 2015 and 2016. Malawi has…
Lilongwe, July 27, 2017: Lilongwe Magistrate Court on Wednesday slapped 40-year-old Baraka Angelo with a fine of K330 000 or in default serve six-month jail term for the offence of exceeding seating capacity. Central region police headquarters deputy spokesperson Alfred Chimthere said the court, through state prosecutor Cecilia Zangazanga, heard…
A star attraction for tourists: Lake Malawi Lilongwe, July 27, 2017: Director at the department of tourism in the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism Isaac Katopola said Tuesday that preparations for the upcoming “Takulandirani” International Tourism expo are at an advanced stage. Katopola said all the necessary preparations for…
Lilongwe, July 27, 2017: The Lilongwe City Council (LCC) will from 4th August next month start enforcing revised city bylaws as one way of instilling sanity in the business operations within the city, improving the traffic system and increasing its revenue collection base. The Council last took a revision of…
Blantyre, July 26, 2017: Prohibiting of misleading adverts of tariffs by telecommunication companies in Malawi is key for regulating retail pricing, Incyte Consultant Managing Director David Rogerson has said. Rogerson was speaking in Blantyre when Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) was meeting telecommunication companies on plans by the regulatory body…
Pot holes at Mzuzu Post Office Pic by Rose Mahorya -Mana.JPG Mzuzu, July 26, 2017: Minister of Information and Communications  Technology Nicholas Dausi has pledged to help Mzuzu Post Office renovate its outer premises in a bid to face lift it to match up competition. Dausi made the pledge in…
Blantyre, July 25: ADMARC Monday said the process of buying maize from local farmers in the country this year is progressing well. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (Mana) in Blantyre, Public Relations Officer (PRO) for ADMARC, Agnes Chikoko Ndovi said her organisation was purchasing maize from farmers at K170 per…
Lilongwe, July 25: Malawi Enterprise Development Fund (MEDEF) has said it is currently making reforms in its operations to increase the number of people that access its loans and also to enhance efficient loan re-payment system. Chief Operations Officer for MEDEF, Dingiswayo Jere, made these remarks in an interview with…
Lilongwe, July 25: Director of Tourism in the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism, Isaac Katopola on Monday concurred with concerns raised by Malawians that the road that leads to Nyika National Park needs urgent rehabilitation if facilities that are found at the park are to be fully utilized. Recently,…

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Risky behaviours at Njalo Island

Risky behaviours at Njalo Island

PHALOMBE, November 22, 2017: Living on Njalo island in Phalombe is at times a tricky and risky experience for men whose population out numbers that of women. The island, an isolated habitat located on the waters of Lake Chilwa, has an ever fluctuating population of between 300 – 700 inhabitants wit...