17 January 2019
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Lilongwe, March 28, 2017: Minibus operators in Lilongwe have threatened to hike minibus fares for various routes in the city in reaction to traffic police strict application of regulations especially the one which regulates bus carrying capacity. Traffic police have in recent times increased their presence on the roads in…
Blantyre, March 28, 2017: Blantyre Water Board says it expects the Mulanje Water Project to roll out in June this year. In a questionnaire response to Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Tuesday, BWB Public Relations Manager (PRM) Priscilla Mateyu said the project whose finances have already been secured from the…
Lilongwe, March 28, 2017: With slightly over a month and some weeks to go before the elective Annual General Meeting for the Media Institute for Southern Africa (MISA) Malawi chapter, candidates vying for leadership positions have intensified their campaign efforts. The three year term for the current MISA leadership comes…
Zomba, March 28, 2017: Four years ago, Chrissy Josaya from Chimbalanga Village in the area of Sub Traditional Authority (STA) Ngwelero in Zomba dropped out of school in standard seven and life was a nightmare for her and her siblings.  However, Josaya joined the Food for Assets Programme (FFA) under…
Dedza, March 27, 2017: The Social Cash Transfer project that government is implementing in Dedza is said to be benefiting a lot of vulnerable people in various areas. One of the beneficiaries, Steria Dyson, 69, from Kaliyozi village, Tradition Authority Kachere said the project has assisted her to afford some…
Zomba, March 26, 2017: Government has urged the Malawi Postal Corporation to embrace Information Communication and Technology in order to compete on the liberalized market. The Minister of Information and Communications Technology Nicholus Dausi said this Friday when he visited Zomba Post office as part of his familiarization of some…
Lilongwe, March 25, 2017: Information Communication Technology Association of Malawi (ICTAM) is committed to making more awareness to communities on the importance of ICT in the country. ICTAM President, Wisely Phiri said this Saturday at Crossroad hotel in Lilongwe when he officially opened the 11th Annual General Meeting (AGM) for…
Blantyre, March 26, 2017: As part of its reforms agenda, the Immigration Department banned all freelance photographers on  October 1, 2016 from loitering and taking pictures of its clients, however the department has made an unexpected u-turn on the decision with the ‘dobadobas’ back on the Blantyre premises. In an…
Blantyre, March 26, 2017:  Blantyre City Council (BCC) is honouring its promises of confiscating music equipment around some townships in Blantyre in line with its by-law barring people from conducting public functions in residential areas.  Speaking in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (MANA) Thursday in Blantyre,Public Relations Officer…
Blantyre, March 26, 2017: Vendors in Blantyre Flea Market have expressed concern over street children attacking customers who pass through the market. Speaking with Malawi News Agency (MANA) Thursday in Blantyre, Deputy Chairperson for the market, Robert Nazombe said the street children mostly attack those people who pass through the…

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Water scarcity in Balaka and Ntcheu: Government drills High Yielding Boreholes to mitigate water shortage

Water scarcity in Balaka and Ntcheu: Government drills High Yielding Boreholes to mitigate water shortage

Blantyre, January 11, 2018: Government has said it has drilled eight high yielding boreholes around Mpira Dam catchment area to address water scarcity in Balaka and Ntcheu districts which came as a result of drying up of the dam. Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, director o...