26 April 2018
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  CHIKWAWA, December 27, 2017: Active Girls Initiative Centre (AGIC), a local non – governmental organization working in the education sector has awarded primary school learners in Chikwawa for their efforts and best performance in the first term of the 2017/18 academic calendar. The learners were identified from Dyeratu and…
Dowa, December 23, 2017: Standard 8 learners at Dowa 1 Primary School have expressed worry over lack of desks at their school, a situation which has forced their teachers to ask them to bring chairs to school from home to help them learn better. According to the learners, the situation…
Blantyre, December 23, 2017: Malawi National Examinations Board (MANEB) has announced that there will be some changes in the 2019 Malawi School Certificate of Examinations (MSCE) format in light of the newly introduced secondary school curriculum.  Briefing the media on Friday in Blantyre, MANEB Chief Executive Officer, Gerald Chiunda, said…
  Blantyre, December, 21, 2017: Minister of Education Science and Technology Bright Msaka Wednesday launched a five year strategic plan for Malawi National Examinations Board (MANEB). The Strategic Plan will run from 2016-2021 and will be a tool to help MANEB manage examinations, enhance utilization of resources and improve corporate…
  Dedza, December 19, 2017: Dedza District Education Manager (DEM)’s office has warned it will not hesitate to dismiss any teacher involved in sexual relationships with students. Desk Officer for primary schools in the district, Solley Mwale, said on Monday that sexual relationships between students and teachers are serious disciplinary…
  Lilongwe, December 19, 2017: Boys and girls in the area of traditional Authorities Kasakula and Kachikho in Ntchisi District can now look forward to a bright future after Action Aid officially handed over a newly constructed Katete Community Day Secondary School on Saturday which they funded at a cost…
Machinga, December 18, 2017: Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) through ‘Yes I Do’ Project on Saturday organized sports activities in Traditional Authority Liwonde in the district as a way of creating an environment to keep girls in school. The sports activities which attracted all primary schools from Traditional…
  Lilongwe, December 15, 2017: The Egyptian Government, through the Minister of Education, Science and Technology handed over thirteen academic scholarships to Malawian students in Engineering, Agriculture, Law, Commerce, Veterinary studies and medicine for four years undergraduate studies at different universities in Egypt. Speaking in an interview with Malawi News…
  Lilongwe, December 13, 2017: The Minister of Civic Education, Culture and Community Development, Grace Chiumia on Wednesday called for a multi-sectoral approach to promoting youth education and adult learning in the country. Chiumia made the call when she opened a day- long meeting for officials from her Ministry and…
Msaka interacting with Domasi College Principal-Pic by Evance Chisiano ZOMBA, December 12, 2017: Government intends to introduce global citizenship education in the country’s to ensure learners become responsible for local and global peace, environment and respect cultural diversification. Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka, disclosed this at Domasi…

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Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Kasungu, April 14, 2018: Tchesa Full Primary School in Kasungu east had less than 550 learners in 2012. The school saw most children shunning its doors because they had to help parents in tobacco production. Head teacher Zuze Mthiko says enrollment was very low compared to children’s population in...