26 April 2018
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Blantyre, October 8, 2014, Mana: The Central East African Railways (CEAR) has said two of the five locomotives it procured early this year in South Africa have finally arrived in the country. The two locomotives which are part of the five the company procured from Transnet Engineering in the rainbow…
Lilongwe, October 8, 2014, Mana: Police in Lilongwe have arrested 20 people during a joint sweeping operation that they carried out on Sunday together with the Lilongwe City Council to close roadside market at St John’s (area 36) along the Lilongwe to Blantyre road.     In an interview with…
Lilongwe, 4 October: Lilongwe Old Town Standard Bank is on fire. Mana's reporter who is on the ground says the cause of the fire is unknown but Lilongwe City Council (LCC) fire engines are on the ground trying to put out the blaze. The LCC fire engines were struggling to put…
Dowa, October 3, 2014, Mana: Dowa District Council has issued a warning letter to all who ply their trade at Mponela Trading center to go to their designated places by Friday 3rd October, 2014. The warning comes after complaints by organizations that claimed that they are failing to carry out…
Blantyre, October 2, 2014, Mana:  The Centre for Social Concern (CFSC) has said the zero aid concept would be the way to go for the country if the 2014/15 K742.7 billion ‘zero aid budget’ uplifts the lives of the marginalized. During this fiscal year, government has assumed that Malawi will…
Lilongwe, October 3: On Wednesday, October 1, a lot of people queued at the Immigration Offices in Lilongwe in order to pay for their passports before fee hike. This comes amidst rumors that the Immigration Department has plans to raise passport processing fee. Speaking in an interview with Malawi News…
Lilongwe, October 1: President Prof. Peter Mutharika says he has clinched foreign investment deals with various investors during his stay in New York, USA where he attended the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA). Mutharika disclosed this upon arrival at Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Lilongwe on Wednesday.…
Lilongwe, October 1: Ministry of Information, Tourism and Culture in collaboration with Malawi Institute of Management (MIM), Monday held the first national symposium to share experiences and ideas on how best tourism can be used to develop communities. Speaking at the symposium in Lilongwe, Minister of Information, Tourism and Culture,…
New York, September 27: The State President of the Republic of Malawi Prof Peter Mutharika Friday unveiled investment opportunities of Malawi to business captains at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, USA at a luncheon organized by the Corporate Council on Africa. The Corporate Council on Africa, established in1993,…
Blantyre, September 26: Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has called on all vendors in the country to return to their designated places or face the law. According to a statement from the Ministry it has noted with great concern that during the run up to the 2014 tripartite…

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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...