23 November 2017
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Lilongwe, December 15, 2016: Ehime Nearshore Development Council (ENDC), consisting of 23 Japanese companies has expressed interest in investing in Malawi, especially in the Information Communications Technology (ICT) sector. Speaking during a meeting with the Planning Section of Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (MoICT), the President of ENDC explained…
Blantyre, November 15, 2016: Word Alive Commission for Relief and Development (WACRAD) has scaled up its programmes aimed to reach households in Blantyre that were under targeted by the Malawi Vulnerability Assessment Committee (MVAC) response of 2015-2016 in Senior Chief Kapeni’s area despite that the area  has the highest population…
  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…
  Lilongwe, September 20: The traffic police in Lilongwe Monday embarked on a major traffic clean-up of the city, impounding vehicles that do not conform to the laid traffic regulations. The exercise follows a spate of road accidents across the country especially in the month of September with many lives…
  Lilongwe, September 19: The Local Development Fund (LDF), an agent for local development implementation, on Friday donated vehicles to all the 35 councils in the country to ease transportation challenges the councils face. Making the donation, LDF Executive Director, Charles Mandala said working closely with the councils in the…
  Mchinji, September 12, 2016: The Parliamentary Committee on Social and Community Affairs on Friday visited Mchinji district to appreciate progress and challenges in the implementation of social protection programmes. The 14 Members of Parliament visited beneficiaries of social cash transfer and Community Savings Investments Promotion (COMSIP) in Mkanda and…
  Lilongwe, September 7: Newly appointed Indian High Commissioner to Malawi, Suresh Kumar Menon Tuesday said his major task while in the country would be to enhance the areas of Information Communication Technology (ICT) and Agro processing.   While presenting letters of credence to President Prof Peter Mutharika at Kamuzu…
Mzuzu, August 25:  A 30 year old woman with albinism in Mzuzu is destitute as she cannot find a house to rent in the city’s locations because landlords fear they would be in trouble with authorities as they would be the first suspects should anything bad happen to the woman.…
Lilongwe, April 24:  The Government of Malawi and Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on improving tourism relations. The MoU aims at among others, assisting marketing and promotion of tourism activities through participation in tourism fairs, exhibitions and events held in both…
Lilongwe, April 23: Founder and Director of Dikamawoko Arts Tawonga Taddja Nkhonjera says the film industry in Malawi lacks the capacity to grow because it lacks a platform to showcase ideas. In an exclusive interview with Malawi News Agency, Nkhonjera who recently attended the Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) in…
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Risky behaviours at Njalo Island

Risky behaviours at Njalo Island

PHALOMBE, November 22, 2017: Living on Njalo island in Phalombe is at times a tricky and risky experience for men whose population out numbers that of women. The island, an isolated habitat located on the waters of Lake Chilwa, has an ever fluctuating population of between 300 – 700 inhabitants wit...