26 April 2018
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Lilongwe, March 01, 2018: As the Kuufila Summer Bonanza Promotion approaches the end, a 30 year-old Blantyre based businessman, Bendit Bikolimana on Wednesday won K1Million in the competition’s weekly draw. Speaking in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (MANA), Bikolimana expressed appreciation for winning the prize stating that the…
Blantyre, March 4, 2018: The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) is formulating a training module for truck drivers in an effort to reduce in transit fuel losses and costs. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for MERA, Dr Collins Magalasi said this in Zomba on Monday when he officially opened a five…
Lilongwe, February 27, 2018: The Ministry of Information and Communications Technology has called on staff at Lilongwe-based Pentecostal Life television and radio stations to be profession in their work and strive to produce the best amidst challenges they may face. Deputy Director of Information responsible for Press and Publications in…
  Mzimba, February 26, 2018: MzimbaDevelopment Aid from People to People (DAPP) Teachers Training College (TTC) has trained 56 young women in tailoring and fashion design to empower them economically. Speaking Saturday during a graduation ceremony, the TTC’s Operations Manager Dominic Nali said the college has trained young women only…
  Lilongwe, February 22, 2018: After the country’s leading smart phone and Network provider Airtel Malawi introduced ‘Kuufila Summer Bonanza Promotion on December 1, 2017, the promotion is in progress with a number of people across the country benefiting from it. Speaking during the eleventh Kuufila Bonanza weekly raffle draw…
  Mzuzu, February 21, 2018: Northern Region Water Board (NRWB), through its Rapid Results Approach (RRA) has, since November 2017, collected K600 million from over K1 billion unsettled water bills which the private institutions owed the board. Speaking Wednesday in an interview with Malawi News Agency, Director of Finance for…
Mzuzu, February 20, 2018: Government through the Ministry of Transport and Public works has assured people of Ekwendeni in Mzimba North East constituency that it will soon construct two bridges on Thukutu and Lunyangwa rivers to improve road network in the area.  Speaking Sunday at a rally which he addressed…
Blantyre, February 19, 2018: Minister of Industry, Trade and Tourism, Henry Mussa says the opening up to free trade areas for member states of Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) will boost the growth of Malawi’s economy. Mussa said this on Monday in Blantyre at Ryalls Protea Hotel…
Mzuzu, February 19, 2018: Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Goodall Gondwe on Saturday revealed government’s plans to revamp the once vibrant Kafukule Trading Centre in Mzimba District by undertaking various development projects in the area. Gondwe made the revelation at Kafukule Primary School in Traditional Authority Mpherembe when…
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…

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Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Kasungu, April 14, 2018: Tchesa Full Primary School in Kasungu east had less than 550 learners in 2012. The school saw most children shunning its doors because they had to help parents in tobacco production. Head teacher Zuze Mthiko says enrollment was very low compared to children’s population in...