17 January 2019
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Lilongwe, November 15, 2016: Republic of Germany Tuesday provided Malawi with 45 Million Euros (Mk 36 Billion) which will see improvement in the health, education and social protection sectors. Speaking at Capital Hill in Lilongwe after signing the financial cooperation agreement, Germany Ambassador to Malawi, Jurgen Borsch said the support…
Lilongwe, November 8: Senior controlling officers from the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)’s ACP region have converged on Lilongwe to discuss implementation of the national and regional programmes of the European Development Fund (EDF). Similar meetings are also taking place in all the six ACP (Africa, Caribbean and Pacific) group…
 Lilongwe, September 26 : Mixon Faluweki, inventor of Padoko Charger has formed a business partnership with Chinese electronics manufacturing company which is expected to be supplying him with components for his innovations. Faluweki broke the news, Friday at Chileka International Airport on arrival from China where he had gone on…
  Lilongwe, September 16: People of Area 36 got used to travelling on corrugated dirt road which during dry season yielded clouds of dust that followed passing of motorists, enveloping pedestrians and houses along its path. During the rainy season it was a muddy with pools of dirty water collecting…
Lilongwe, September 7: Minister of Finance, Goodall Gondwe, says the ever growing population in the country is dissolving the economic gains the country has attained since independence. Gondwe made the observation on Tuesday at the opening of the National Population and Development Conference held at the Bingu International Convention Centre…
Mulanje, September 6: Mulanje District Council on Monday gave a go ahead to the Blantyre Water Board (BWB) on its quest to construct new water supply system from Likhubula River in Mulanje to Blantyre supply area. Speaking during an extraordinary meeting held on Monday at the Boma, Chairperson for the…
  Mangochi, August 31: The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) through its Competition Commission has engaged judges from member states of the regional body on competition law in a two day workshop in Mangochi. The workshop brought together Supreme and High Court judges from Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda,…
  Lilongwe, June 23: Members of parliament (MPs) have asked government to collect taxes from the mobile money services providers. Speaking during the passing of payment system bill Member of Parliament from Dowa East Richard Banda, said the system is good and that the government should implement it to the…
Kasungu, November 9, 2015: Kasungu Municipality Deputy Mayor Ephate Joshua has said the council will need about K10 million to renovate it's structures that were gutted by fire in the Kasungu main market last month. Joshua said shops, offices used by Council official and other structures were destroyed during the fire.…
Chikwawa, November 9, 2015: One of the beneficiaries of the Campaign for Female Education (Camfed) Seed Money Schemes (SMSs) in Chikwawa has said the scheme has positively enhanced her living standards. Apart from the provision of tertiary education to girls that have done well in their Malawi School Leaving Certificate…

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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...