19 November 2017
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Mzimba, April 12, 2017: Limbikira Foundation, an organization which advocates for youth empowerment in Mzimba says it has embarked on an initiative to track down child labour in schools and homes, a malpractice which hinders children performance in education. Executive Director for the organization, Abdul Ali, made the remarks on…
Lilongwe, April 12, 2017: The International Women’s Association of Malawi (IWAM) has pledged to continue working hand in hand with Beautify Malawi Trust (BEAM) to uplift the livelihood of women, children and orphans in Malawi. Outgoing Chairlady, Shams El-Adawy said IWAM exists to work for women with all its efforts…
Blantyre, April 5, 2017: Nancholi Youth Organization (NAYO) says it is in the process of initiating a Girls Talk Initiative Programme aimed promoting girls’ education in the area. In an interview withMalawi News Agency (MANA) on Wednesday, NAYO project Coordinator, George Medi said the concept hopes to break community resistance…
Blantyre, April 5, 2017: The Malawi National Examinations Board (MANEB) says it is set to administer the 2017 Primary School Leaving Certificate of Education (PLSCE) Examinations scheduled to start on May 17, 2017. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Wednesday, MANEB Spokesperson, Simeon Maganga, said the Board…
Mangochi, April 4, 2017: People in the country have been assured that the Higher Education Students Loan and Grants Board (HESLGB) will continue to mobilise resources to help needy and deserving students’ to access tertiary education.   HESLGB Executive Director, Chris Chisoni made the assurance on Tuesday at Nankhwali Community…
Chikwawa, March 30. 2017: Member of Parliament (MP) for Chikwawa North Constituency, Harry Thomson has donated 40 desks to St Michaels Community Day Secondary School (CDSS) in an effort to help improve education standards in the district. Donating the desks on Wednesday, Thompson said it was his goal to ensure…
Dedza, March 29, 2017: Communities under Group Village Head (GVH) Mganja in the area of Traditional Authority Kachindamoto in Dedza have established a fund to help improve the economic welfare of caregivers for their Community Based Childcare Centres (CBCCs). Speaking during the launch of the fund Wednesday, Senior Chief Kachindamoto…
Mchinji, March 29, 2017: Campaign for Female Education (CAMFED) on Monday organised a motivation session for girls in Mchinji to inspire them to stay in school.  Speaking when he opened the session which drew girls from seven secondary schools in the district supported by CAMFED, Acting District Education Manager for…
Lilongwe, March 28, 2017: Community Savings and Investment Promotion (COMSIP) Cooperative Union Limited says it will soon open an agriculture college in Mchinji which will among others train people on livestock production, seed multiplication, irrigation farming and agribusiness. The first college to be operated by the cooperative union body in…
Machinga, March 28, 2017:  Machinga District Council has bemoaned high levels of girl dropout rates in schools despite their commitment to keeping them in school.  Machinga District Council Chair, Margret Uladi made the remarks over the weekend at Ngokwe Community Day Secondary School. She said this during events to promote…

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'Opposition is not just about ranting'

'Opposition is not just about ranting'

The statement by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Rev. Dr. Lazarus Chakwera made in response to the address that His Excellency, President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika made during the opening of the occasion of opening the 47th Session of Parliament cannot go without comment. From the out...