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Lilongwe, September 4,2018: Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development has announced that there is a suspected outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) that has been reported in in Lilongwe district. Secretary for Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Gray Nyandule Phiri disclosed this Tuesday in a Press release issued…
Blantyre, September 1, 2018: Blantyre Agricultural Development Division (BLADD) Programme Manager, Erick Haraman has said the maize harvest decrease in Blantyre could largely be attributed to persistent dry spell and army worm attacks in the district between December, 2017 and January 2018. Speaking during the launch of 2018/19 manure making…
Mzimba, August 31, 2018: Civil Society Agriculture Network (Cisanet) has urged District Councils to be tracking usage of money provided by donors and development partners to the country’s non-governmental organizations (NGOs).  Speaking in an interview Thursday, Cisanet Programs Director, Alfred Kambwiri said local authorities have the mandate to be tracking…
Chikwawa, August 24, 2018. Communities living in Chikwawa and Nsanje districts especially those within the impact area of Shire Valley Transformation Programme (SVTP) have been advised to guard their land jealously. The remarks were made on Thursday at the end of round table discussions organized by Farm Radio Trust which…
Salima, August 21, 2018: District Agriculture Development Office in Salima has hailed a European Development Fund (EDF) financed project called KULIMA, saying it will help the local council to end annual food shortages it has been experiencing, partly due to climate change impacts. Speaking on the sidelines of District Executive…
Mchinji, August 17, 2018: Small holder farmers in Mchinji have been urged to work in groups as one way of enhancing their agricultural production as well as improving their access to markets.  Mchinji District Council chairperson Edison Josiah made the call Friday after a two-day agriculture fair organized by the…
Rumphi, August 16, 2018: Smallholder famers in Rumphi have been advised to start using renewable energy such as solar-generated power if they are to achieve food security and improve their economic status through irrigation. Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) Electricity and Renewable Energy specialist, Francis Chirambo was speaking Wednesday in…
Blantyre,  August 13, 2018: The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development says it is stockpiling anti Fall Army Worm chemicals as well as securing worm traps as preparatory measures in an event of another Fall Army Worm outbreak. The country has been at the mercy of Fall Army worms…
 Phalombe, August 16 , 2018. Government says it is ready to distribute free relief maize to all people who are at the risk of hunger in the country. Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Kondwani Nankhumwa said this on Wednesday in Phalombe District when he presided over the elevation…
  Lilongwe, August 9, 2018. Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) has announced the coming in of another international tobacco buyer by the name WATERGEN with the hope that this will propel competition of the leaf on the market. The coming in of brings the total number of foreign buyers to seven…

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Seeking divine intervention through social media

Seeking divine intervention through social media

Phalombe, July 12, 2019: Social media networks like WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter have changed lives of Malawians in many aspects, be it in political, socioeconomic and religious circles. In the religious arena, social media has to some extent revolutionised the preaching of the Gospel. Social me...