20 January 2018
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Machinga, December 13, 2017: Nearly 20,000 farming families from eight districts across the country stand a chance to benefit from a K60 billion worth Program for Rural Irrigation Development (PRIDE). Machinga District Irrigation Officer, Henry Msambakunsi, made the revelation on Monday at Machinga Teachers Training College in Liwonde during an…
Lilongwe, November 13, 2017: Vice President Dr. Saulos Chilima Tuesday addressed a high level inaugural meeting on agriculture and food security under the Malabo Montpellier Forum in Cotonou, Benin. Dignitaries at the meeting included Abdouleyo Bio Tchane, Benin's Minister of State for Planning and Development, cabinet ministers, representatives of multilateral…
Mangochi, December 9, 2017: International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) says it would implement a root and tuber crops for agricultural transformation in Malawi, a project which would roughly cost 2,030,000 Euros (estimated K1.7 billion) in five districts of the country. Research Assistant at IITA, Joseph Mhango made the disclosure…
    Karonga, December 8, 2017: Women in Karonga have hailed Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) for ensuring that women have access and control over land, a development they say has enhanced food security in their homes. Speaking recently on the sidelines of training for 25 lead facilitators, one participant,…
  president peter mutharika witness a live trading session inside the action Holdings premises-pic by Lisa Kadango Vintulla Lilongwe, December 6, 2017: President Peter Mutharika says his government will end the malpractice of exploiting farmers which he said is happening due to informal exports of agricultural commodities. He made the…
Blantyre, December 6, 2017: Centre for Environmental Policy and Advocacy (CEPA) says livestock production can play a major role in improving the country’s economy if government takes a key role in the efforts geared towards livestock production. CEPA Programme Director Hebert Malukomo, made the observation in an interview with Malawi…
Chikwawa, November 30, 2017: Cotton Farmers Association of Malawi (COFA) has described the decision by some cotton companies to put farmers on an incentive-based contract farming and life insurance as a move in the right direction. This was revealed Wednesday at Mikalango Extension Planning Area (EPA) in Chikwawa where Fresian…
  Project to ensure food security - file photo BALAKA, November 30,2017: Eagles Relief has rolled out a K45 million economic and food security empowerment project which seeks to empower households to be resilient in the face of climate change in Balaka. The project which will be implemented for one…
Madame Gertrude Mutharika speaks to the Farmers of Bwanje Valley Cooperative Society Limited on her tour together with Lesotho 1st Ladyc Abel Ikiloni Mana Dedza, 29 November, 2017: First Lady Madam Gertrude Mutharika has hailed Bwanje Rice Scheme farmers of Traditional Authority Kachindamoto in Dedza for forming a cooperative through…
Balaka, November 28, 2017: Chiefs in Balaka have expressed concern over the outbreak of fall army worms, saying if not checked they would lower crop production in the district. A snap survey by Malawi News Agency (MANA) in some parts of the district confirmed that Traditional Authority (T/A) Kalembo is…

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Dausi calls for economic and financial literacy: Full Speech

Dausi calls for economic and financial literacy: Full Speech

STATEMENT BY HON. NICHOLAS HARRY DAUSI, MINISTER OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY DURING THE OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL LITERACY WORKSHOP AT SUN’N’SAND HOLIDAY RESORT ON TUESDAY, 16TH JANUARY 2018 Good Morning ladies and gentlemen. Good Morning ladies and ge...