17 January 2019
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Lilongwe, October 14, 2015: Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has started to engage stakeholders in discussing regulations of Information Communications Technology (ICT).  Director of Telecommunications Lloyd Momba in an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Wednesday singled out Type Approval as one of the regulations which the regulator was…
Mwanza, October 13, 2015: Mary Waya Netball Academy over the weekend partnered with Vale Logistics Company in sensitizing communities around Mphete trading center in Mwanza on their need to take care of the newly constructed Moartize-Nacala railway line.    Former Malawi netball team player, Mary Waya who is the founder…
Nsanje, October 13, 2015: Numerous problems rural women and girls face today can be tackled if they are provided with small grants and equipped with basic business skills. Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO) HIV and AIDS Technical Implementation Advisor for Gender Project Nsanje, Isaac Sempungu said this in an interview with…
Mzuzu, October 12, 2015: People of Euthini and surrounding communities in Mzimba District can now breathe a sigh of relief after Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) in conjunction with the country’s postal and courier operators connected electricity to Euthini Health Centre. Speaking at the ceremony which also marked this year’s…
Blantyre, October 9, 2015: Blantyre City Council (BCC) says it is working around the clock to finalize the construction work of Masauko Chipembere Highway’s third phase. The third phase started from Yannaki’s Roundabout to Illovo Roundabout in Limbe. In an interview with the Malawi News Agency (MANA), BCC’s Director of…
Blantyre, October 8, 2015: Knowing that mobile phones have become an integral part of people’s everyday lives, the Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has tipped mobile phone service providers to treat now as an opportune time to explore the huge potential on mobile money service emerging in the country. MACRA…
Lilongwe, October 8, 2015: The United States of America Embassy in Malawi Thursday provided grants worth over US$ 94,000(MK49 million) to six community groups to support education, health and environment projects in the country.  The grants are from the U.S. Ambassador's Self-Help Program that were previously announced in August. Addressing…
Blantyre, October 8, 2015: As one way of implementing the red star campaign, Blantyre City Council (BCC) shall with effect from 1st March, 2016 commence formal demolition exercise of the buildings that have been recommended for such by the red star taskforce. President Peter Mutharika revived the Red Star Campaign…
Rumphi, October 8, 2015: Rumphi traditional leader has appealed to government to provide maize in all ADMARC selling points in districts, especially in areas affected by floods and dry spells to stabilize the price of the commodity in the country. Village Headman Kasawambe made the appeal during Action Aid’s presentation…
Lilongwe, October 7, 2015: Malawi has improved public access to budget information significantly over the past three years, according to the International Budget Partnership’s (IBP) Open Survey, 2015. This was disclosed Wednesday by Malawi Economic Justice Network (MEJN), Executive Director, Dalitso Kubalasa, during the National launch of the 2015 Open…

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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...